You play as one of the small countries that want to become big and powerful. Each country has a balance that influences its income and raises its protection. At the very beginning of the game, you can try to play with a computer in single-player mode. It will help you to become familiar with the system. After that, try the multiplayer mode and fight with other players. Your country can be aggressive. Or you can create unions with other countries. It will make your country bigger.