FreeCol is a turn-based strategy game based on the old game Colonization, and similar to Civilization. The objective of the game is to create an independent nation. You start with just a few colonists and a strong dependency on your home country. You can fight a War of Independence after building colonies, trading goods, fighting off rival European powers, and encouraging the rising rebel sentiment.
|Tags||Games/Entertainment Turn Based Strategy|
|Operating Systems||OS Independent|
Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs and adds some new features as well. Some of the major new features are new maps and tutorial messages.
Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs and adds some new features as well. Some of the major new features are that game can now switch between full-screen and windowed mode, the application window can be resized, and zooming on the mapboard has been implemented.
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug that caused native units to be frozen on the map board and adds a few new features.
Release Notes: The map size can now be chosen when starting a new game. It is now possible to give units goto orders when it is not your turn (multiplayer). The non-admin players are now able to view the current options (multiplayer). Chatting is now working properly. The time and memory required for loading and saving a game have been reduced. Transmissions of large network messages are more efficient. Savegame sizes have been reduced. Autosaving has been added as an optional feature. A new menubar border has been added. Many other bugs were fixed.
No changes have been submitted for this release.