The Rise of Venice tempts budding empire-builders and master traders with new trailer

The Rise of Venice

By on August 20, 2013 at 8:14 am

Kalypso’s latest empire-building effort is The Rise of Venice, and it’s wearing its proud Patrician and Port Royale heritage on its sleeves. Reportedly, however, The Rise of Venice is not just about making money but also being a smooth political manipulator, as you’ll need to earn the support of The Council of Ten in order to get anywhere in Venetian life.

Take a look at the trailer below and see if gets your trading blood pumping.

Source: RPS

6 comments (Leave your own)

Looks just like Anno 1404…?

 

Sphinx2000:
Looks just like Anno 1404…?

Most of these games are just ports with prettier graphics. Once you’ve played Patrician 2, you’ve played them all.

 

Did someone say Anno? Oh god, my addiction is returning …. RUN AWAY!

 

kinkykel:
Did someone say Anno? Oh god, my addiction is returning …. RUN AWAY!

I know that exact feeling I played Anno for the best part of 3 years, before that Sid Mirer’s Railroads and now Minecraft and Borderlands 2.

 

My first thought was “hey I love these games where I’m given the opportunity to win without killing” but then the naval battles footage came up.
Eh.

 

Sphinx2000:
Looks just like Anno 1404…?

Even had the same narrator voice at the end of the trailer I’m sure of it

 
Leave a comment

You can use the following bbCode
[i], [b], [img], [quote], [url href="http://www.google.com/"]Google[/url]

Leave a Reply

PC Gaming Calendar 2014

Follow Games.on.net

YouTube

Steam Group

Upcoming Games

Community Soapbox

Recent Features
Until Dawn

Until Dawn reviewed: Finally, a teen slasher flick where you can stop the characters from making dumb decisions

What looks like the world's most generic slasher movie turns out to be an interesting exercise in choice and consequence.

Doom

DOOM: We go hands-on with id’s breakneck-speed bloodbath

Fast, furious, and with a little bit of demonic possession mixed-in. What's not to like?

avcon_indies_2015

AVCon Indies 2015: The Five Games We’d Most Like To Give Ultimately Meaningless Awards To

We return to Adelaide's AVCon to sample some of Australia's finest indies.

Streaming Radio
Radio Streams are restricted to iiNet group customers.

GreenManGaming MREC

Facebook Like Box