Got this notice over the weekend:
The AdvancedPowers development team launched a new season of Merchant Empires on Monday, August 9th at www.merchantempires.com. Profit & Prey, the new generation which has been in development for over a year, features an entirely re-designed and re-coded combat environment with greatly improved speed and playability; a re-designed interface; a restructured trade and economics system; an updated ship and weapons list; new scientific researches; revamped planetary structures and production features; new graphics and a brand new, integrated back-story detailing the Merchant Empires’ galaxy and its history. Merchant Empires is a free, browser based multi-player game of space exploration, trade and combat.
- Five detailed races
- Hundreds of star systems and thousands of planets
- Fifty different types of goods for trade routes
- Almost one hundred ships to pilot in fleet warfare
- Alliances with up to one hundred other players