Dominate in defence of the Dharma and assert your influence in the name of Indra as a mighty Hindu Raja of the Kshatriya caste, raising elephant war units to stampede your way through the dense jungle terrain. Play peaceful politics as a Jain, maintaining your harmonious realm or tranquilly advance technology as a Buddhist. However you reach enlightenment, power will be your mantra!
With the compass firmly set eastwards, the map has doubled in size to encompass hundreds of new provinces to conquer across Central Asia as well as opening up the ports on the Red Sea and Indian Ocean. Set sail for the Subcontinent and make it the jewel in your empire's crown!