Everything you need to know about buying Imperator: Rome.
Imperator: Rome is the latest grand strategy game from Paradox Interactive, and sequel to Europa Universalis: Rome. The game is currently available for pre-order, and there are several buying options. This buying guide will help you understand everything there is to know about buying Imperator: Rome.
Overview: Release Date, Platforms, and Buying Options.
Imperator: Rome is set to release on 25th April, 2019. The game is available on PC (Windows), Mac, and Linux.
The game is currently available on a variety of digital stores: including Steam, Paradox Store, GOG, and others.
There are 2 editions of the game: Standard Edition, and Deluxe Edition.
If you pre-order either edition of the game, you’ll receive bonus content.
Finally, if you purchase either edition of the game, you’ll be able to redeem a free DLC pack for Europa Universalis IV.
Imperator: Rome is a available from several stores:
- Paradox Store | Paradox, Steam | Standard: £34.99 | Deluxe: £45.99
- Steam Store | Steam | Standard: £34.99 | Deluxe: £45.99
- GOG Store | DRM-free | Standard: £34.99 | Deluxe: £45.99
- Green Man Gaming Store | Steam | Standard: £31.14 (11% off pre-order discount) | Deluxe: £40.93 (11% off pre-order discount)
- Fanatical Store | Steam | Standard: £31.49 (10% off pre-order discount) | Deluxe: £41.39 (10% off pre-order discount)
Buying the game directly from he publisher (Paradox Store) will give you use of the Paradox launcher. You’ll also get a Steam key, and be able to link your Paradox and Steam accounts together.
Buying the game from GOG will give you a DRM-free version.
The Green Man Gaming Store currently offers the biggest pre-order discount (11% off).
The Standard Edition includes the base game.
The Deluxe Edition includes the base game, plus the following extras:
- Hellenistic World Flavour Pack
- 4 New Army Models
- 4 New Ship Models
- Special On-Map Monuments
- Six Hellenistic Flavour Events
- Alexander’s Body Event Chain
- New Event Art
- New Music
- Digital Art Book
If you pre-order either edition of Imperator: Rome, you’ll receive the Epirus Flavour Pack.
The Epirus Flavour Pack includes:
- Unique Army Model for Epirus
- Unique Ship Model for Epirus
- Special Epirote Monument: The Oracle Complex of Dodona
- 6 Event Chains related the life of Pyrrhus each with new art
- One new music track
Redeeming Free DLC Pack for Europa Universalis IV
Finally, if you purchase any edition of Imperator: Rome, you’ll be able to redeem the Imperator Unit Pack, a free DLC for Europa Universalis IV.
In order to redeem the Imperator Unity Pack, you’ll need to:
- Own Imperator: Rome
- Own Europa Universalis IV
- Have a Paradox account
- Connect your Paradox and Steam accounts
That’s everything you need to know about purchasing Imperator: Rome. Did you find this buying guide useful? Let us know.
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