ShareTweetShareYour empire rises, better than ever... , a quality return to the core formula, is available now, DRM-free on GOG.com. The game is available at 50% off, or The Settlers is a series fond of change and evolution, and though it's hard for a fan to call any entry "bad", some design choices have met with equal amounts of praise and criticism. After The Settlers: Heritage of Kings launched to a controversial reception, enamoring some and disappointing others - The Settlers: Rise of An Empire returns to a more classic formula, catering to the oldest fans of the series, while providing plenty of eye candy and much-needed updates for newcomers. The gameplay basics, like building and collecting resources, have been streamlined to minimise menial clicking and annoyances - but not so much that they can be considered "dumbed down". At the time of it's premiere, Rise of an Empire was considered (arguably, of course) the best to date.To celebrate the launch, The Settlers: Rise of an Empire along with the whole series is available at . You can also pick up the games at 50% off individually.Rediscover the love in , available now, DRM-free on GOG.com. The launch discount will last until September 7, 2:59 PM GMT.. 300: Rise of an Empire is a 2014 American period action film directed by Noam Murro. It is a sequel to the 2006 film 300 , taking place before, during, and after the main events of that film, and is very loosely based on the Battle of Artemisium and the Battle of Salamis with considerable altering of historical facts. . user votes. The film also has a 48 Metascore on Metacritic. 300: Rise of an Empire premiere is in March. The official release date for 300: Rise of an Empire is March 7, 2014..