Remanum is a free browser MMO tycoon developed and published by Travian Games. It’s a competitive game but players don’t have to prove their strength by killing mobs or confront other player in PvP battlegrounds. Remanum is all about economic development so players engage in a race to build the most beautiful and prosperous city. Remanum is set in ancient Rome. You once were a powerful citizen but your family lost its good reputation so now you are only a merchant. Players must have trader skills and an eye for business. It’s a long way to the top and once you are among the best it’s a constant challenge to maintain your position.
Players can place their estate in one of the 4 available empires: Roman, Celtic, Oriental and Carthaginian. If you have friends playing Remanum it’s better to start on the same server. There are multiple avatars to select from. Each player starts with a small property. The goal is to produce raw materials and then process them into valuable goods. Processed items always sell better than raw stock. A sawmill transforms wood into wooden planks that are used to produce furniture and furniture scores better prices than plain wood. Smart players reinvest their profit and obtain more money. You can trade with other players and the exchange rates or prices are set by players. Having some trustworthy business partners is very important. Remanum is a MMO game so player interaction is encouraged. Politics is another Remanum gameplay feature. It’s just as important as the economic side of the game. To have a political career you need money so Remanum politics and economy go hand in hand. Once every 6 months, players compete for the title of city ruler. To gain other players trust you can throw parties, donate money and establish agreements. They will give you their vote and you can become city leader for 6 months.
Guilds are large organizations of players. Guildies have trading benefits and also a private chat to discuss strategies. The auction house is the place that helps you make lots of money. You list your goods and wait for other players to buy them. Players should always try to provide goods that have a high demand. Remanum is one of the browser games that rank players according to their reputation level. This is a measurement of your performance. Gold coins are Remanum premium currency. You can buy gold coins or earn them by bringing friends to play the game. Remanum has nice 2D graphics and a very pleasant art style.
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