from the game box:
Launch yourself on a thrilling quest to the four corners of the globe, with new adventures in every port... By force of arms or by profitable trade, accumulate wealth for yourself and for your country. A Strong fighter and subtle negotiator, your sense of strategy will be your only weapon to forge your reputation. Maybe you will become even more admired then your King and even more feared then the most ferocious pirates!
More than 50 missions to accomplish throughout many seas.
You will have complete responsibility for your fleet, from the morale of your crew to trading your cargos.
Carry out campaigns on behalf of the 4 great maritime nations ofthe period. England, France, Spain and Holland.
Sail aboard accurate reproduction ships against a background of period maps.