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Set in the 17th century Caribbean, Port Royale 3 is a business simulation game, similar to the Patrician series. The player assumes the role of an independent captain amidst the kingdoms of Spain, England, France and the Netherlands, and independent factions of pirates, fighting over the New World colonies. The player is not limited to a single allegiance; the fluid diplomacy allows the player to build alliances and rivalries throughout the game.

There are two "career paths": Adventurer, which focuses on combat and conquest; and Trader, which focuses on setting up trade routes and city building. Although the player is free to pursue activities from both of these modes in the same game, the single-player story mode is divided into two distinct campaigns that focus around the two career paths.

Unlike the previous two games in the series, Port Royale and Port Royale 2, Port Royale 3 offers a multiplayer mode allowing up to 4 players to battle for control of the seas.


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Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants Screenshot
Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants Screenshot
Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants Screenshot
Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Port Royale 3. Пираты и торговцы" -- Russian spelling
  • "Port Royale 3" -- German title

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GamingXP Windows Sep 02, 2012 86 out of 100 86
Hooked Gamers Windows Sep 18, 2012 8.1 out of 10 81 PlayStation 3 Sep 14, 2012 76 out of 100 76 Windows Oct 03, 2012 7 out of 10 70
Meristation Windows Sep 06, 2012 5.5 out of 10 55
Vandal Online Windows Sep 12, 2012 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Windows May 14, 2012 5 out of 10 50
Girl Gamers UK Windows Oct 03, 2012 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 50
GameSpy Windows May 11, 2012 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
Gry OnLine Windows May 14, 2012 3 out of 10 30


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