Settlers 6 Rise of an Empire
In The Settlers VI: Rise Of An Empire, the player builds lively, bustling towns in a medieval world. Everything is visible, lovingly animated and realistic. Each settler has his or her own daily routine, with a range of different actions and behaviours that can be observed by the player at all times. This enables him to get the best out of his Settlers, build up a flourishing economy, tend to his settlers' needs, and protect his empire against danger from the outside. By expanding his empire, the player can aspire to becoming a legendary king or queen.
The most popular features of the predecessors in the series have been retained, and many of the fans desires and wishes were incorporated into the new game to create a very special Settlers atmosphere. The result is a realistic medieval world, captured in intricate detail. The game features an immersive, yet transparent economic system based on the resources, wares and goods produced by the settlers in their various trades and occupations.
- The game's instant accessibility and gentle learning curve ensure long-lasting fun - even in advanced game missions, new features are introduced.
- All interventions by the player are reflected in the behaviour of his subjects and made transparent through the animations in the game world.
- Starting with a small settlement, the player builds up flourishing towns, maintains trade relations, and claims land and villages. This requires diplomatic skills.
Mining, gathering resources, and food production result from wise planning and the various occupations of the settlers.
- Goods transport is optimized through skilful road planning.
- Upgrading buildings step-by-step improves the effectiveness of the economy and towns.
- By hiring travelling entertainers and organizing fairs, the player acts as a matchmaker by enabling male and female settlers to get to know each other.
- The player can build walls to protect his towns from enemy attacks. In military actions, the player must prove that he has built up his empire in such a way that it can defend itself effectively.
- Missions featuring noble knights with various skills accompany the player through the epic storyline penned by Jeff Grubb.
- Included in the game: dynamic single player campaign, freeplay mode with a multitude of maps, numerous multiplayer options via LAN and Internet, and a map editor.
Settlers 7 Paths to a King
Since the first game of the award-winning building strategy series The Settlers was released in 1993, the game has brought lots of fun, suspense and tricky challenges to many homes. The Settlers Gold Edition packs together the award winning game The Settlers 7 Paths To A Kingdom and all the expansions released.
The Settlers 7 Paths To A Kingdom recreates the building of a kingdom set in the early Renaissance period in a rich, wild, beautiful, and mostly empty middle-European world of lush forests, open meadows, fast flowing rivers, and high mountains.
Based on strong game mechanics, deep gameplay and the foundations of the highly acclaimed Settlers games, you will easily become engaged in the exciting campaign, skirmish maps or multi-player challenges.
An innovative victory point system and 3 different ways to play give you a lot of variety to build up your blossoming kingdom.
Enjoy the award winning game of 2010 in its most complete edition to date with all three downloadable content packs included on the disc, offering hours of additional gameplay in both single and multiplayer.
- Enjoy deep and rich building & production systems encouraged by the classic Settlers games
- Create a kingdom with fortified towns and small villages where your Settlers produce goods for you. Expand your realm village by village, sector by sector
Play the game different ways:
- Build strong armies and defeat your opponents by shear military power
- Increase your influence in the monasteries to get access to the most attractive technologies
- Occupy the best trade routes to become the richest player on the map
The new victory point system brings more tension and competition! Victory points are awarded in many different ways, and each map becomes a fascinating race
- Conquering map sectors
- Having the biggest army
- Occupying the most trade routes
- Researching technology
- Become the richest kingdom
- Enjoy a new graphics engine that lets you experience the beauty of your realm in an unseen level of detail
- AI opponents will challenge you in a thrilling campaign and in the fully customizable sandbox mode. Online and offline you can play with friends and or AI players. Ladders, clans and team play are supported
- Settlers 7 is a game you can play in many different ways. By unlocking many new items and using the map forge, you can create your very own Settlers experience, adjusting victory points, AI profiles and much more
- Play it fast-paced and thrilling or slow-paced and relaxed - whatever suits your style
- Take the most of all three downloadable content packs included on this Gold Edition and offering 7 brand new single player maps for over 20h of gameplay as well as 6 multiplayer maps, new events and buildings