scroll down

Civilization V Bombs and ICBM Unit Guide

If your fight in Civilization V has gone too long and there is not much you can do other than going all out on your enemy.

Occasionally, you are left with no option other than nuking your opponent or sending a rally of guided missiles, either for defending yourself or for going full scale offense. Following guide outlines the advantages and disadvantages of these.

Civilization V Bombs and ICBM Unit Guide

Atomic Bomb

  • Strength: N/A
  • Range: 10
  • Cost: 850
  • Technology Required: Nuclear Fission
  • Resources Required: Uranium
  • Special Abilities: This special unit does massive damage to cities and all surrounding units caught within its 2-tile blast radius. Receives a +50% bonus to Evasion.

Guided Missile

  • Strength: Ranged: 70
  • Range: 8
  • Cost: 200
  • Technology Required: Satellites
  • Resources Required: None
  • Special Abilities: Cannot be intercepted.

Nuclear Missile

  • Strength: N/A
  • Range: 8
  • Cost: 1200
  • Technology Required: Advanced Ballistics
  • Resources Required: Uranium
  • Special Abilities: This special unit does massive damage to cities and all surrounding units caught within its blast radius. Receives a +50% bonus to Evasion.

You can check our Civilization V Guide Series for complete Civilization V strategy guides.