THE STRATEGY ESSENTIALS COLLECTION Discover the Strategy Essentials Pack, gathering Heroes of Might and Magic 5, Anno 1404 Gold, From Dust, Imperialism, Silent Hunter 3 and The Settlers 6 Gold Edition. Heroes of Might and Magic 5 : During 6 campaigns and over 30 missions, experience the finest blend of adventure, strategy, tactics, management and role play ever brewed, through a user-friendly yet deep turn based system that favours tactical thinking over button mashing. Anno 1404 and its add-on are an award winning combination of construction, economy, discovery, diplomacy&combat. Raise monumental metropolis and develop an idealized historical empire in the Orient and the Venice of the Renaissance. The game also offers multiplayer support, allowing you to share this experience with your friends. From Dust: Immerse yourself in a world as exotically beautiful as it is dangerous! You control the destiny of a primitive tribe against the backdrop of a world in constant evolution?a universe where mighty Nature reclaims what is hers; and your mastery of the elements is your people?s only chance of survival… Imperialism offers turn-based strategic gameplay in either a randomly generated world or in a scenario based on historic events. Choose from seven industrial powers including Great Britain, Hungary, Sardinia, Italy, Russia, and the Ottoman Empire and three different points of historical interest: the very beginnings of imperialism in 1820, in 1848 which was the year of tumultuous revolutions, or in 1882 and the nascent beginnings of the arms race that led up to the Great War. Take the reins of command and remake history as you dominate the world in Imperialism! Silent Hunter 3 : Command the cunning and deadly U-boats of the North Atlantic and experience the tension-filled atmosphere of a WWII submarine movie. The king of submarine simulations returns with an all-new 3D game engine, new crew command features, and more realistic action than ever before. The game includes a career campaign, patrols that have both single and historical missions, a mission editor, and multiplayer feature. Whether it?s stalking destroyers or hiding from depth charges, players will experience their own personal war story. The spectacular graphics, multiplayer options and suspenseful gameplay combine to create the most impressive submarine simulation ever. In The Settlers: Rise of an Empire the player creates bustling cities in a medieval world. Everythingis visible, animated, highly detailed and real. Every character has his own life, which can always be observed by the player. The game offers you a deep but always comprehensible economy system with various resources and goods which are produced and gathered by the different professions. The ultimate goal of the game is to expand your empire and to become a legendary King.