Conquest of Elysium 3 is an old school fantasy strategy game. You explore your surroundings conquer locations that provides the resources you need. Resources needed vary much depending on what character you are, e.g. the high priestess need places where she can gather human sacrifices, the baron needs places where tax can be collected and where iron can be mined. These resources can then be used for magic rituals and troop recruitments. The main differentiator for this game is the amount of features and special abilities that can be used. The game can be played on Windows, Linux (x86 and raspberry pi) and Mac OSX (intel and powerpc).
Here is a little collection of articles and videos about Conquest of Elysium 3. If you want to see how the game works, check out the videos. If you want to some entertaining reading as well as learning a bit about the world of CoE3 check out the articles on quarter to three. Finally there are some reviews.
Posted by jk.illwinter on Mar 2nd, 2012
There are many more videos on youtube, but I believe this is the only one demonstrating the network multiplayer mode: