You know, I've never really properly played Civilisation. I mean, sure, I've dipped into it a bit in the past, but never properly tried to learn it. I might just try out Civ5 when it comes out, see what all the fuss is about.
Don't forget to let us know.
The games in the series just seem like so much work
That's exactly what's put me off the previous editions, but I always figured I'd give them a proper go one day, and a new game would be the obvious way to go about it.