Please go to www.istaria.com for more information about this awesome game!
for a niche game, horizons has a lot of lovers! peeps much more creative than me have come up with a load of kewl vids, filmed in game and out, serious and funny. they are the best way to learn more about the game!
here is a list of playlists from youtube, check em out when you get a chance! : http://www.youtube.com/results?search_type=search_playlists&search_query=horizons+istaria&uni=1
peeps can try the game for free for as long as they wish, by creating a demo account. you only get one human character (no making another biped race or a draggy) but you can play that character as long as you want. try it out and/or tell your gaming friends to give it a chance!!