Choose one out of 5 nations (France, Prussia, Austria, Russia or Great Britain) and lead them through the oncoming 70 years. 1 to 5 players may play from one computer. Furthermore, you may re-play historical scenarios.
- Lead wars on sea and on the ground.
- Lead war with up to 4 different armies and 2 marine units
- Lead the battle for 40 different regions
- Take climate, the population's wealth and the region's population into account
- Issue letters of marque for pirates
- Establish the tax burdens for the '3 Estates'
- Arrange fairs to win the estates' favor.
- Invest in research in 4 categories and earn up to 25 advancement score points
- Protect your own life by secret service and guards
- Choose between 5 state orders after researching their advantages and disadvantages
- Build a palace for you and your descendants
- Secure your successoion by marriage and children
- Consolidate your children's supreme position in order to assure the survival of your dynasty
- Invest in the regions of your nations in order to increase your wealth
- Watch out for your import / export profits
- Obtain and maintain diplomatic relations to the 5 most important nations
- Execute secret plans in order to weaken your opponent
- Have a look at the extensive statistic listings of each nations
- increase your reputation and gain a title
- Beat the high score
- Fight rebellious countries
- Experience personal and country specific events
- Enjoy the graphics and the ingenious KI