How will you rule the world? Conquer enemy civilizations? Discover the world's secrets? Accumulate wealth? As the guiding spirit of a Stone Age Tribe, follow one of these paths to build the greatest civilization on earth. Compete against opponents for the limited resources used to build and manage your civilization into a powerful empire. Direct a research path that leads to the economic, military or naval technologies best used to achieve game goals. Choose from multiple gameplay options including more than 40 preset scenarios, individual campaigns or randomly generated games. Build powerful armies from dozens of military units including warships, chariots and war elephants. Challenge a sophisticated and adjustable artifical intelligence for endless replay value. Conquer or cooperate with up to eight Mac players via LAN or Internet. Command one of twelve ancient civilizations from Egyptian to Greek: all with unique attributes based on their historical counterparts.