Empire and State is a Browser Based, political Strategy MMO Game featuring turn-based fighting system.
Empire and State is an ambitious free to play java-based browser MMO and aim to simulate elements of a real-world economy. Using force, economic strength and diplomacy, take charge of your player run empire and conquer other player empires in this epic struggle for power.
Choose Your Path to Power: - Democratically, through politics, followers and charisma - From the shadows, through information, corruption, bribes and espionage - Economically, through influencing, sponsoring, and funding the fate of elections and warfare.
You begin the game as a newly arrived immigrant to the colony planet Altea, which is represented as a colorfully rendered hex-grid in the tradition of classic war games, you set out to look for work in the various cities. Taking on jobs and advancing your character should be familiar experience. After a few levels you will acquire a cargo truck and the ability to pledge allegiance to one of the various factions of the world. A quick flight over to your new nation's capitol city, and the game starts to get interesting. Initially you are limited in the number of resources you can control (which includes vehicles and structures). Expanding your managerial finesse to handling greater than four properties at any given time requires you to purchase points for real world cash. Game developer Novel sells points for upgrades, in-game credits and stamina refills, which leads to the inevitable frustration many newcomers to free to play games experience. Unless you are willing to commit massive amounts of time to playing the game, the players with deeper wallets will always have an edge.
If, somehow you feel like your megalomaniac tendencies toward global domination aren't being completely fulfilled in real world, you could start playing Empire and State and become an extremely satisfied little dictator.