- Publisher: Kalypso
- Release Date: May 28, 2021
- Also On: PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X
Set sail and join the colonial powers of Spain, England, France and the Netherlands in their fight for supremacy of the Caribbean in the 17th century. In 'Port Royale 4' you will take control of a colony as a young and ambitious governor, eager to learn what it takes to manage and grow theirSet sail and join the colonial powers of Spain, England, France and the Netherlands in their fight for supremacy of the Caribbean in the 17th century. In 'Port Royale 4' you will take control of a colony as a young and ambitious governor, eager to learn what it takes to manage and grow their small settlement into a bustling trader city.
Develop production chains connecting multiple islands and create complex trade routes across the Caribbean, covering the ever-growing needs of the respective cities. Make use of the detailed sea map to avoid stormy weather regions, cliffs or shallow waters. Fulfil tasks for your nation's viceroy, earning more fame to unlock town buildings, ships and more. Conquer the cities of rival nations or hunt down their fleets with a letter of marque while also keeping a keen eye out for pirates and other privateers.
For the first time in the series, naval battles will be turn-based, with up to 8 ships battling at one time and tactical captain maneuvers that can turn the tide in even the most hopeless of situations for a glorious victory.… Expand
- Developer: Gaming Minds Studios
- Genre(s): Strategy, Real-Time, Management, General, Government
- # of players: No Online Multiplayer
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Mixed: 1 out of 2
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Jul 13, 2021Port Royale 4 is a wonderful game, and the compromises that were made to bring it to Nintendo Switch are minor and easy to overlook. This is the kind of simulator that you can end up spending hundreds of hours with, and as one of the rare genres that aren't over-represented on the console, this is an excellent first port of call for genre fans looking for some on-the-go thinkies.
Jun 8, 2021An offshore adventure in which you can manage dozens of tasks and invest hundreds of hours, although it does have some small performance and optimization issues. For the first time, battles go from real-time to turn-based combat in which you move through hexes using skills and more.
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Jun 4, 2021This is a trade simulation and therefore it should be easy to setup a trade route that has the potential to make me some cash. UnfortunatelyThis is a trade simulation and therefore it should be easy to setup a trade route that has the potential to make me some cash. Unfortunately the system at hand is almost as bad as it can get. To setup a trade route you have to take a sheet of paper with a map of the game-world on it and then check every city in the game one by one to see if they pay good money for the wares you have for sale and after that mark these cities on your sheet of paper with the map on it. You do this for all wares you have to sell and afterwards will be able to setup the trade route with the help of your notes. Unbelievable!… Expand