This game has gotten quite a following.  The developers have done a bang up job of making something challenging but fun to play.  It's a combination of strategy, board games, team building, social collaboration, and collecting.  

This site was built by avid gamers to explain the basics and build a repertoire of knowledge as the game grows. Cruise around the links here and make sure you check out the other resources available out there, including a downloadable / printable newbie guide. Enjoy!

Short link to bookmark this resource:  https://tinyurl.com/empiresRPG

The game is free for download and offers in-app purchases:

Android download from Google play store

iOS download from Apple App Store