Imperium Romanum (2008)

Alternative title(s)Imperium (or Imperivm) Civitas II (ITA, SP)
Antiquity gameCAG
ReleaseFeb 22, 2008
PublisherKalypso Media, SouthPeak Games (US), FX Interactive (ITA, SP)
DeveloperHaemimont Games
GenreCity-builder; strategy game; empire-building
SettingRoman Empire
Notable charactersB
DLCImperium Romanum: Emperor Expansion (2008)


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