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The thunder of the sea and the smell of exotic spices accompany your journey as you discover new islands with thriving ports full of exotic goods. Sail through unknown waters where no ship has gone before, compete with other exploring traders, fight mythical sea-monsters and gather ancient artifacts that lead to the legendary treasure.
Ancient trader is a quick, pick-up-and-play arcade strategy game for the whole family in the style of digital distribution titles like Carcassonne and Catan.
You sail your ship through uncharted seas to discover new islands and ports offering goods for trade as well as various equipment and quests. Sailing from island to island, you gather riches and upgrade your ship from a fragile skiff into a formidable galleon, capable of taking on mythical sea monsters lurking in the surrounding oceans. Once strong enough, you can aspire to obtain three ancient artifacts that lead to the legendary treasure and challenge its mythical guardian.
* Simple and easily accessible strategy game for open target groups on XBLA and PC.
* Well balanced gameplay with exploration, trade, and combat always provides interesting options and a variety of choices to pursue.
* Multiplayer mode for up to 4 players to play local and online games on X360 and PC.
* Including a set of game maps and an intelligent map generator which provides an endless variety of scenarios.
* Unique art style in beautifully detailed hand drawn lines, capturing the spirit of old maps and medieval sea monsters.