Traders of Known Space is a game that takes place in the Valiant Galaxy setting and occurs roughly 1100 years in the future. The year is 3051 and the human federations of colonies are at war with the aliens known as the grays. However, even during a war, commerce continues.
In this game you take the role of a merchant trading between various planets. You must evaluate your cash, buy fuel, upgrade your ship, avoid hazards, fight space battles, and eventually make as large a pile of credits as possible.