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Pharaoh is a form of government from the Gifts of the Nile scenario in Civilization VI. It is unlocked after discovering the Royal Dynasties civic.

Civilopedia entry[]

The long line of Egyptian monarchs went by the title of pharaoh, roughly meaning "Great House." These rulers had near absolute power in Egypt, though this waned over millennia when Egyptian high priests proved to counterbalance pharaonic authority.


Civilization VI Governments [edit]
AutocracyCatholic Monarchy1ChiefdomClassical RepublicColonial Government1CommunismCorporate Libertarianism GS-Only.pngDemocracyDigital Democracy GS-Only.pngFascismKandake1Merchant RepublicMonarchyOligarchyPenal Settlement1Pharaoh1State Government1Synthetic Technocracy GS-Only.pngThalassocracy1Theocracy
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GS-Only.png Added in the Gathering Storm expansion pack.