Build massive castles and lay claim to lands whose riches fuel a deep, player-driven economy. Band together to protect your fortune in epic siege battles and naval combat – or live the life of an outlaw, prying glory and coin from foes left in your wake.Gatherers, crafters, and traders are the engine that drives ArcheAge, and its economy is yours to control. Master diverse skills to craft trade goods, houses, ships and castles. Transport and trade materials across the realm, braving danger and piracy to support your allies in wars that will change the fate of the world. Join a zone’s community and work together to unlock special regional bonuses or form a family with your closest friends.Assemble allies and build an empire to span continents. Sabotage your enemies’ trade and lay waste to their armies in the field. Rally your forces and craft massive siege engines to storm the heart of rival castles and claim them as your own, or test your skill against hundreds of other players in open world battlegrounds.Sail the vast uncharted ocean and amass fame and fortune by securing trade routes and controlling the flow of enemies’ resources. Riches await, whether you lead fleets against rival armadas or ply the waters as a pirate for hire – just beware what lies beneath!Conquer and improve one of the six Auroran Castles to prove the might of your guild and create your own nation! Develop your nation’s resources and convince other guilds to join you. Choose the faction you want to align with by convincing their heroes to ally with you. Expand your territory by conquering the other Auroran Castles and fend off sieges from those seeking to claim your nation as their own!