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Encyclopedia > Port Royale 2
Port Royale 2
Developer(s) Ascaron Entertainment
Publisher(s) Take two
Release date(s) Apr 30, 2004
Genre(s) Simulation,
Strategy
Mode(s) Single player
Rating(s) ESRB: Teen (13+) (T) Alcohol Reference, Mild Violence
Platform(s) Windows
Input Keyboard & mouse

Port Royale 2 is the sequel to the trade simulation game Port Royale. It is set in the Caribbean during the 16th and 17th centuries. Created by Ascaron Entertainment in 2004, it combines an economic simulator with real-time battles and towns that can be owned, built, developed or razed. A video game developer is a software developer (a business or an individual) that creates computer or video games. ... Video game publishers are companies that publish video games that they have either developed internally or have had developed by a video game developer. ... Computer and video games are generally and popularly categorised into genres. ... Wooden mechanical horse simulator during WWI. A simulation is an imitation of some real thing, state of affairs, or process. ... A strategy is a long term plan of action designed to achieve a particular goal, as differentiated from tactics or immediate actions with resources at hand. ... In computer games and video games, single-player refers to the variant of a particular game where input from only one player is expected throughout the course of the gaming session. ... The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) is a self-regulatory organization that applies and enforces ratings, advertising guidelines, and online privacy principles for computer and video games in the United States. ... Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems by Microsoft. ... A computer keyboard is a peripheral modeled after the typewriter keyboard. ... Operating a mechanical 1: Pulling the mouse turns the ball. ... Ascaron Entertainment is a video game developer based in Germany. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


This is an open-ended game, so the player can choose to pursue any career they wish. This could range from a Rum Tycoon (using the sugar cane path) to a vicious buccaneer scourging the Caribbean. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Sandbox (videogames). ... Buccaneer is a term that was used in the later 17th century in the Caribbean Islands. ...


Also important to the game are the colonial nations and their relations with each other. For instance; a player who is loyal to Spain can choose to participate in wars between the Iberic nation and, perhaps, England - by fighting as a privateer for the Spanish. Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq... A privateer was a private ship (or its captain) authorized by a countrys government to attack and seize cargo from another countrys ships. ...


Also in the game, famous pirates of the age make appearances. These sea wolves are likely to attack any ship or town that they please, including those that may belong to the player.


The game includes several tutorial scenarios to teach the ropes to the new comer. Worth of noting is that the game has no pre-programmed cheat codes, but a few interested players have written a few walkthroughs which may help the player avoid Davy Jones' locker too early in the game A Christian Norwegian Rock band from the south side of Norway. ...


External links

    • Official Website
    • Port Royale 2 Review at Gamespot.com
    • Port Royale 2 at Moby Games

 
 

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