The year is 1134 and a magnificent storm from the Flemish coast surges through the city of Bruges . Yet, from this disaster a channel was created that connected Bruges to the North Sea, making it one of the most powerful commercial cities in history. Ships from the world over would dock in Bruges, giving rise to new trading opportunities for the city’s most resourceful citizens. Now, you too can take advantage of these opportunities as you make friends with new travelers, and make your fortune on the stock market.
With this expansion, it is now possible to play with 5 players! A new board and the addition of boats will add new strategy options for players to explore.