Following on from a detailed description of Macodonia in the "Lost Glory" back story released a couple of weeks ago, developers Paradox Interactive have now provided us with nine new screenshots showcasing the Europa Universalis: Rome world.

Due for release in April 2008, read more about Europa Universalis: Rome here, and check out the features below:

*Fully 3D map with integrated graphics and detailed topography
*Start at any date between 280 B.C. and 27 B.C.
*Choose between 10 different cultures, including the Roman, Celtic, Greek and Egyptian civili­zations, with more than 53 playable factions on a map spanning hundreds of provinces.
*Watch your characters develop new traits through political intrigue and various interactions with thousands of other characters.
*Trade, negotiate or fight with your neighbours and advance your technologies to unite the Mediterranean World.
* Robust multiplayer allows you to challenge up to 32 players either competitively or in co-op mode.