What is The Dragon & The Eagle?
In an era of trade friction in the 21st century, let’s go back to the very beginning of the China-US relationship and engage young people on both sides of the Pacific in playing roles of merchants and mandarins in buying and selling goods. In the Canton Trade Game, you can captain a trading ship and make decisions on the high seas and in the ports of Macau, Whampoa and Canton that will determine the success, or failure, of your mission to trade for tea, silks and porcelain in China.
Two Step Process:
1. Simply register to gain access to the link:
2. In order to play the game, you will need a Roblox account, which is free-of-charge. To create an account, go to https://www.roblox.com/ and sign up. For existing Roblox users - sign in to play the game! (Existing Roblox users will still need to register through the google form to gain access to the link)
Once you've received the link go ahead and click on the big green play button!
1. TALK WITH MERCHANTS & CHARACTERS TO GET MORE SILVER!
Everyone starts in New York, You have to trade in New York before you set sail to Canton to trade. Simply click the Left-click the question mark above their heads (where the speech bubble is located)
Each player will have to converse with the characters. Continue the conversations with the multiple choice answers when they pop up in the bottom left of the screen.
Try to trade wisely, and not get scammed! Remember to TRY and negotiate. Players must have enough silver so that they can return home and retire to a farm.
3. GRAB A MACANESE PILOT IN MACAO BY ANSWERING QUIZ QUESTIONS
On your way to Canton, you must stop in Macao in order to get a Macanese pilot for your ship
To get a Macanese pilot, answer 5 quiz questions about the Canton Trade correctly
After getting a Macanese Pilot, proceed towards Canton again. You’ll need to make one last stop, at Whampoa.