Everything you need to know about buying Imperator: Rome.

Imperator: Rome is the latest grand strategy game for 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.

Stores

Imperator: Rome is a available from several stores:

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).

Standard Edition

The Standard Edition includes the base game.

Deluxe Edition

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
  • Wallpaper

Pre-order Bonus

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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