When gold is discovered in the Northern California wilderness, three adventurous pioneers set out to stake their claim. Help them build and defend their growing settlement against dangerous bandits, conniving cheats and disaster in Westward® III: Gold Rush. Explore uncharted terrain rich in natural resources, where gold is abundant and treachery hides behind every handshake, and gather the supplies needed to build your dusty tent settlement into a thriving boomtown. Customize your town with over 50 buildings, luxuries and upgrades, and hire lawmen and gunslingers to keep the peace. Control the fortune of an entire settlement in Westward® III: Gold Rush!