From the Introduction
Thousand Spears is...
Hercules and the 300 Spartans voyaging around an ancient world varying from Hyborian savagery to classical wonder. Talented Inheritors carry out great deeds only through the sacrifice of their ordinary followers.
Who are you?
You are an Inheritor travelling the land of Allatas, leaving behind your legacy, whatever it may be. Inheritors are a step above normal people, possessing great talents allowing them to achieve things unthinkable by most.
What do I do?
Only fools act alone. The world is full of exceptional individuals but everyone benefits from followers. Indeed, the road to glory is usually left awash with the blood of these loyal men and women.