Update 2017 - Many new goodies! Added single play w/wo internet connection Added local multi player AI improvements - a real challenge this time Advanced Rules for the experts and more...
Drapers is as if Puerto Rico was taken to the seas and then added some pirates to spice it all up. If you like playing classic euro type board games this is the game for you! It's a new and exciting turn-based multi-player board game for 1-8 players. Compete against up to 7 other human or computer opponents. Build your prestige and ranking.
Drapers is the old name of cloth traders. In an era when cloth trade was all the rage in Mediterranean sea, Drapers were greater than Kings! Its 1242AD. You are playing a novice draper, beginning his business in the dangerous waters of medieval trade world. There are others who begin their journey as well, all vying to become the world's greatest merchant, willing to do whatever it takes to get to the top. Even shady business with notorious pirates!
Drapers - Merchants Trade Wars revolves around medieval trade and is aimed for mid-light strategy lovers (Puerto Rico, Carcassonne, Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and similar euro type board game fans). Drapers: Merchants Trade Wars combines several familiar mechanics with some tweaks to create a superb and cohesive experience. Highly detailed hand crafted art provides the necessary atmosphere to immerse yourself in the game
In Drapers you will be competing against up to 7 other players, each positioned in one of the great old merchant cities of the Mediterranean sea. Trade wars have never been more engaging. conspire with fellow traders against each other, or use the shady pirate to steal your rival's profits and gain the upper hand in an all out war.
Unlike many boardgames, the game plays mostly simultaneously, so a typical turn last only a few seconds and down time is kept to a minimum. We hope you'll enjoy our newest novel app. Have fun and do tell us what you think!
Read the complete rules here: http://tiltangames.com/drapers-merchants-of-the-mediterranean/drapers-rules/