Sweden, May 16, 2012 – Legendo Entertainment today contemplates whether the world is flat or – as some controversial scientists would lead us to believe – round, as it sets sail on the high seas with Fortune Winds: Ancient Trader, a turn-based strategy game inspired by nautical folklore and now available for Mac® users around the globe on the Mac App Store for USD 9.99/EUR 7.99. A PC version is planned for release later in 2012.
The successor to indie cult-hit Ancient Trader, Fortune Winds: Ancient Trader introduces all of the captivating gameplay and features of the original and embellishes the experience with improved AI, additional player avatars and save game functionality. On its original release in 2010, Ancient Trader received critical acclaim from several highly respected gaming publications including 8/10 from Eurogamer and 8/10 from EDGE Magazine.
Game Info & Features
Take turns, upgrade your ship and trade as you sail through unknown waters where no ship has gone before. Compete with rival traders and battle mythical sea-monsters as you seek out and acquire navigational artifacts to reveal and defeat the legendary Kraken!
· Gameplay packed with turn-based exploration, daring quests, trade and fearsome nautical combat!
· Play together in "Hotseat: Player Vs Player" mode, where 1-4 players take turns as they bid to rule the seas!
· Authentic 16th century art-style reminiscent of Abraham Ortelius, creator of the first modern atlas.
· Battle titanic sea-monsters including oversized crabs, starving leviathans and the legendary Kraken!
For more information on Fortune Winds: Ancient Trader visit http://www.fortunewinds.com
To read up on the historical cartographer Abraham Ortelius visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Ortelius
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