Your goal is to invade all the prefectures (states/regions) and become the Emperor of Japan. Select a prefecture to start. Hire soldiers by selecting a type on the left sidebar and click on your prefecture. Move your army by dragging the mouse over your soldiers and click on one of the arrows which appear. Build labs to increase your soldier type and strategy. Drag the “hold” icon to command your army during combat, or click on “hold” icon to automate attack. When you run out of options, simply click “Finish Turn”.
Hire soldiers, and build laboratories and military bases on conquered lands to strengthen your army. During combat, drag the “hold” tab side ways to position your army for attack, and click on the “hold” tab to unleash death (“hold” switches to “will”) Use the minimap on the top right corner to move the main map (drag the white box).
Use the bar next to the minimap to zoom in and out. Click the Save button twice to save.