Emperor Trajan plans to have a monument built for eternity: Forum Trajanum. It is to become the biggest and most glorious Emperor”s forum that the Roman Empire has ever seen, showing not only his success, but also fostering the well-being of the citizens of Rome.
In Forum Trajanum, each player governs a Colonia founded by Trajan himself. Thus, you are the head of one of the highest ranking cities in the Roman Empire. While the players try to develop their own Colonia, they should not fail in supporting the building of Forum Trajanum as well. Each round you strive to reveal the best building sites in your own Colonia, gaining resources and abilities through special citizens. You carry out building actions in order to get victory points and privileges. The player who has been the most productive and well-revered by the Roman Empire when their term of office ends will be admitted to the inner circle of the illustrious personalities at the Emperor”s side, and win Forum Trajanum!