Features

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  • Merchants of Kaidan has 4 story lines, each with many quests. A main quest, which brings you closer to avenging your father's murder, and 3 side-quest lines. A total of over 100 quests, each composed of multiple steps.
  • A set of random events that influence your journeys. A storm on the sea, attacks by dragons, highway robbery and many, many more.
  • Three types of transport for you and your goods: by roads, by sea and by flight, each has its advantages and disadvantages and a unique set of events associated. As you grow your fleet you can join a partnership and you'll get to manage 3 traders.
  • You can hire advisers, each specializing in a different field. Their council will help you in a variety of issues. Some will show you shortcuts on the roads, some will help you fight off the bandits, some will council you on how to sail better and in case of a storm, how to minimize risks and losses. If you wish, you can also send them to school to improve their abilities for additional cost. Some can even run businesses like mines, massage parlours or vineyards in your name.
  • 4 seasons of the year that influence the prices of goods, open some paths for travel and block others. They also impact the way the game looks, each city has a distinct look at different times of the year.
  • Random blessings and curses that influence your statistics. They in turn affect how well you conduct business.
  • A set of artifacts that influence your statistics or can help negate the effects of random events.
  • A complex market fluctuation algorithm that includes many variables such as: demand, supply, seasons of the year, localization of the city, random events like droughts or rat infestation.