By the 6th century, the city of Constantinopolis had grown to become the greatest “emporium” of ancient times. Strategically located between the Golden Horn and the Sea of Marmara at the point where Europe meets Asia, Constantinopolis was extremely important as the successor to ancient Rome and was the largest and wealthiest city in Europe throughout the Middle Ages. It was known as the Queen of Cities.
Take on the role of an ambitious merchant during this golden era of trade in Constantinopolis. The task set before you is to become the most successful entrepreneur in the Queen of Cities. Compete against your rivals and earn the most renown by completing contracts and establishing viable trade. In the end, your fame is measured by your ability to expand your trade district while managing your delivery contracts.