Set in the 5th century BC, the ancient world of Greece is in turmoil, under threat from Xerxes and his giant Persian Empire, whole cities are crumbling under the weight of his army. This is a world where politics and diplomacy prove as sharp as the blades of combat. Few men have dared to rise against Xerxes and his invading armies. The people need a hero – someone to stand up and unite Greece in the battle against his empire. With guidance from King Leonidas and help from his Spartan army, you will hone your abilities as a strategist, diplomat and a leader, while you build an army unrivalled by even that of Xerxes. Harvest Resources, build your City and train an army powerful enough to crush any opposition. Expand your City, conquer others and take to the battlefield with the most fearsome warriors in all of Sparta. Xerxes’ army shows no mercy in their onslaught of Greece – forge alliances, work together and teach Xerxes a lesson in Sparta: War of Empires.