Scipio is a general that lived from 236-183 BC. He is credited with defeating the Carthaginians in the Battle of Zama in 202 BC. Scipio failed at killing Hannibal Barca but he still gets the credit for having defeated the Carthaginians. Most other facts about his personal life are not referenced in this game but he is considered a very effective general with strong attack abilities.
- Since each turn represents 3 months in the scenario, players who want a more authentic experience are advised to increase Scipio's movement from 2 to 4 with mods.
- Scipio (Africanus) in other games