DYNASTY WARRIORS 8 Empires is the latest installment of the 'Empires' series, in which you aim to conquer ancient China using both strategy and the one warrior versus one thousand tactical action the WARRIORS series is known for. The player becomes a hero from Three Kingdoms era, with the goal of unifying all of ancient China under their rule! In the Free Alliances Version of DYNASTY WARRIORS 8 Empires, you can enjoy a selection of the features from the retail version, including the ability to play Invasion and Defensive battles in Free Mode. You can also enjoy playing online with players who own the retail version. It is also possible to import save data from the Free Alliances Version into the retail version of the game!