Port Royale 3 Pirates and Merchants Released on Steam

Purchase the Steam exclusive version and receive a Ghost Ship customization of the Spanish War Galleon
The PC version of Port Royale 3, developed by Gaming Mind, is now available via Steam, Valve announced. In Port Royale 3, players will embark upon an epic adventure through the Caribbean during the turbulent 17th century where the naval powers of Spain, England, France and the Netherlands all fight for supremacy in the colonies. Players take on the role of a young captain trying to build his fortune and reputation in the new world colonies. The campaign consists of two different paths for the young protagonist to follow: adventurer and trader. In free-play mode, the player crafts a combination of the two paths, creating a unique and challenging scenario on the path to increase wealth and power.
In addition to the single-player campaign there are multiplayer modes where players can go head-to-head using commercial, economic and conquest simulations to allow for fast-paced gameplay.
Port Royale 3 for PS3 and Xbox 360 is scheduled to be available in North America on September 4th and in Europe on September 7h, 2012.