Civilization VI’s latest update adds DirectX 12 support

Civilization VI’s new “Fall Update” added DirectX 12 support to the game, including support for Asynchronous Compute and explicit Multi-GPU.


The new update also brings new maps to the game as well as the new “Cavalry and Cannonades” Scenario, which is a heavy combat scenario with reduced unit costs and resource requirements. This update also enhances the game’s AI and fixes several bugs that are present in the game.

The new update will automatically be downloaded through Steam, with DirectX 12 supported by AMD GPUs and NVIDIA Maxwell or newer GPUs. Though, users need to download the latest drivers from AMD and NVIDIA to take advantage of the games DirectX 12 API.