This DLC is set 10 years after the events from the main campaign. This means that you’ll see Cao Cao and Yuan Shao duke it out for control of China. The new start date is 200 CE and will include new warlords. One warlord is Lin Yan described as a man of strategy. He tries to make a name for himself and his family for his son Liu Zhang.
New units are introduced like the Ye Vanguard Spearmen, Xiongnu Noble Cavalry and Qingzhou Halberds. There’s also a free update included which brings faction reworks for Cao Cao and Yuan Shao, in addition to a new imperial intrigue mechanic, plus improvements to faction council.
For more information, check out the FAQ here. The DLC is available now on Steam priced at $9.99/£7.99/ €9.99.