Lord Nobunaga is out to take control of Japan and along the way he plans on making lots of trouble for those around him. As a young daimyo with your own ambitions, here's your chance to plot strategies that will get you past Lord Nobunaga and the obstacles he has in store for you. In preparation, surround yourself with strong generals, strengthen your territories through new technologies and supply your armies with the latest in rifles. And remember: don't let your upcoming battle delay you in keeping your citizenry well fed, your warriors versed in tea ceremonies and your messengers prepared to make alliances with neighboring states. When the inevitable confrontation comes, Lord Nobunaga will use a variety of military tactics including: joint attack, day and night battles, castle sieges and ninja infiltrations. Stay on your toes and prepare for anything? When Lord Nobunaga's in the picture, bad things tend to happen!