• Port Royale 3 Gold
  • Patrizier IV Gold
  • Rise of Venice Gold
  • Rise of Venice

Trade routes in the early game

 

At the beginning of a new game, without any own production buildings and only a few goods tradeable, you do not have a lot options to make money.

Excommunication

 

The excommunication of a town will have negative effects in Rise of Venice.

Ingame Notes

 

A feature I always missed in Port Royale or Patrician has been introduced with Rise of Venice.

Prevent sabotages

 

Is there a way to prevent sabotages in Rise of Venice.

Pirates are useful

 

Alike Port Royale 3 and Patrician IV pirates can be extremely useful in Rise of Venice too.

Areas with high pirate activity

 

In some areas of Rise of Venice you will stumble upon pirates more often than in others.

Tolerate plundering

 

From time one of your convoys will be plundered by pirates - nothing bad.

Hints on naval battles

 

You can fight naval battles automatically or manually guided.

The character of pirates

 

Pirates are an early threat for unarmed convoys in Rise of Venice.

Lending money

 

You where able to lend money Patrician 2, and you are able to do so in Rise of Venice.

How to find misison goals on the open sea

 

Rise of Venice offers you many missions which only include approximate positions targets.

Marriage

 

Is a marriage worthwhile in Rise of Venice?

Settle in Genoese towns early

 

As merchant from Venice you are not a welcome person in Genoa and its allies.

Worthwhile familiy members

 

You can assign familiy members different task in Rise of Venice. Some of them are very useful.

Fast trade

 

There is a very helpful trick in Rise of Venice to trade faster.

Hire the crew

 

How to hire the crew for convoys?

Maximum number of ships/ convoys

 

How many ships can you own in Rise of Venice?

Building businesses is reducing your reputation

 

Taking a closer look at the development of your reputation in the senat, you will realise that building businesses sometimes reduces your reputation.

How big can towns get

 

The town size is limited in Rise of Venice.

Bribing the senate

 

Sometimes it is useful to bribe members of the senat, sometines it is a must.