The military industry, including the production of cannons and muskets, flourishes in the Iberian Peninsula as Spain tries to demonstrate its military strength.
Rebellious moves from those demanding independence are detected in Flanders, one of Spain's North European territories.
Pirates held prisoner in the port of Seville escape, and take the naval secretary hostage.
The pirates then capture a new navy ship and require food with their hostage, the navy secretary.
You embark on a ship to deliver the food and meet Captain Balthazar of the Orca Mercenaries, the proud anti-pirate fleet of Spain.
Seville(Capital), Malaga, Valencia, Barcelona, Palma, Antwerp, Las Palmas, Santo Domingo, Gijon, Trujillo