To manage a tiny empire is a difficult but fun way of improving strategy skills. Progress from a simple tower to the largest possible medieval castle. It's with simple Mouse clicks that actions are made, either changing taxes and other laws that directly affect the crowd or managing important resources, such as food and metal, that can be sold. Feed the people, don't let the peasants get angry and protect the empire from upcoming attacks, hiring soldiers to the army. Explore mines and what the lands have to offer and become big one day, starting as a very small kingdom.