The year's 206 BC and things in China are heating up. The First Emperor has just died and a weak successor has been appointed. Seeing an opportunity for control of the nation, two of China's greatest warriors, Xiang Yu and Liu Bang are locked in a bitter rivalry for control of the nation. With their armies preparing to clash, it is said the victor has been selected by the heavens to rule all of China. Assuming the role of either great warrior, it's up to you to plot the strategies that will defeat your counterpart and lead the country into the next dynasty. Are you prepared to fulfill the myth now known as Rise of the Phoenix?
Play one of the powerful warriors engaged in a bitter rivalry for control of China.
Battle your opponent in the open helds or outside city walls.
Launch attacks against enemy strongholds using arrows, catapults & battering rams.
Challenge your adversaries to one-on-one duels atop horseback.
Send units on secret night attacks, order ambushes & dam up rivers to flood enemy fortresses.
Go head-to-head with the computer or challenge a friend in hopes of controling all 39 cities.