The Settlers III challenges you to control the full cycle of your civilization's evolution, from the initial planning and building of its infrastructure to the full-blooded conflict of race against race in the quest to expand your power and domination. Before you start conquering your neighbors, however, you'll first need to create a sustainable economy from the interdependent activities of agriculture, industry, and trading. The Settlers III features a combination of vibrant colors, exacting detail, and nonstop gameplay and is populated by restless but charming characters. The onscreen experience turns the depth, intelligence, and strategic complexity of the game into an absorbing, player-friendly environment. Not only will it engage the mind of the most discerning strategy player, but it also will capture the imagination of fantasists.