Game Classification

Hanse 1480: Das Vermächtnis Independent Arts Software GmbH (Germany), ARI Data CD GmbH, 1999  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Hanse 1480: Das Vermächtnis is the successor of Hanse: Die Expedition and is a managerial strategy game set in the 15th century. The player runs a transportation business which trades 16 goods from and to a dozen cities in the North and Baltic Seas. Profits are invested into the expanding of the fleet, crew and business offices. The most important thing to think of are the buying and selling prices of the goods in the cities to deduct profitable routes.

During the transits there are many pirate attack which have to be fight off in an action game. In this game the player simply clicks with the mouse to position the ship and fire broadsides to the pirates. The game is played with four competing business, either controlled by humans or the computer, and lasts from 1400 to 1480. [source:mobygames]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : PC (Windows)