DescriptionThe Patrician is set in medieval times, focusing on the trading efforts of the Hanseatic League. You (and up to 3 other players) struggle for money and respectability. You should build up sea routes between the 16 cities in the North and Baltic Sea, and your ultimate goal is to be governor of your hometown. For this you need a lot of money and high respectability. The game ends, when you are elected to Ältermann—the highest rank in this century.
You earn money by buying goods cheap and selling them for higher price. With the profits you can buy new ships (out of 4 different types) or stores.
There are also pirate battles. For these, you can buy weapons for your ships and go with ships from other traders to hunt the pirates.
- "Der Patrizier" -- German title
Part of the Following Groups
- Games involving the Hanseatic League
- Games with extra content copy protection
- Merchant / Trade-oriented games
- Patrician series
- Setting: Medieval Europe
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|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||DOS||May, 1993||5 out of 5||100|
|Amiga Games||Amiga||Oct, 1992||96 out of 100||96|
|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||DOS||Jun, 1992||11 out of 12||92|
|Play Time||DOS||Jun, 1992||87 out of 100||87|
|Amiga Joker||Amiga||Jul, 1992||85 out of 100||85|
|PC Joker||DOS||Jun, 1992||85 out of 100||85|
|Play Time||Atari ST||Jun, 1992||83 out of 100||83|
|Power Play||Atari ST||Jan, 1993||76 out of 100||76|
|PC Player (Germany)||DOS||Apr, 1993||72 out of 100||72|
|PC Games (Germany)||DOS||May, 1993||55 out of 100||55|
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DownloadThe Amiga version of the game can be legally downloaded for free from Polish Amiga News Portal.
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