272 BC. Rome. You are the leader of a political faction in the Senate. Fight, corrupt or seduce your political opponents to gain and keep total power in the Senate and on the battlefields. Undertake wars of expansion in the whole of Europe and win elections with your successful generals. The road is long and full of dangers but as a clever statesman you should be able to achieve your supreme ambition: become Emperor of Rome.Pick from two game modes (Strategic or Political) in a historically accurate reproduction of Rome's culture and environment.
Enter the deepest simulation of a political system: all of your actions will determine or undermine your political efforts. In solo or in multiplayer, all 6 factions will be either your allies...or your fiercest rivals.
Your final aim is to impose on the known world the Pax Romana!
A huge map with 100 nations, 500 nations, 500 regions and 4 levels of zoom
LAN and Internet multiplayer, up to 6 different players
Meet 6 political factions, 50 major historical characters and live over 200 historical events over 300 years of history
40 different military units with discipline, morale and experience levels
Wield tremendous political power
Use strategy to quash your enemies
Windows 98, Me, 2000, XP
256MB of RAM
4X CD-ROM Drive
DirectX 8.1 compatible 64MB 3D Accelerated Video Card
DirectX 8.1 compatible Sound Card
700MB free Hard Disk Space