In New Horizons, it is the early 16th century and sea trade and exploration has blossomed. Choosing any one of six adventurers (scenerios) you'll be set on a quest of sailing, seamanship and exploration. Keeping the crew fed and financed while bringing back exotic silk and spices to sell for even greater profit. This trading simulation goes to recreate the feel and the peril of the sailing era.
The six characters of the game also have their own distinctive plot and storyline.
Choose between Joao Franco, a son of a Duke, Catalina Erantzo, a spanish naval officer, Pietro Conti, who has inherited the debt of the Conti family, Ernst, a geographer, Ali Vezas, a poor orphaned child, and Otto Baynes, a Royal Knight of the British Empire.