Dynasty Warriors 5: Empires is the second expansion pack for Dynasty Warriors 5. Like DW4: Empires, strategy is the name of the game, with hacking and slashing not the be all and end all. Includes new items and new stages unique to this game.
- Different battlefields: There are four scenarios to unlock, with six scenarios in all.
- Multiplayer modes: Two-player co-op in "Empire" and "Free" modes.
- Policy decisions: Meet with your war council and choose policies which affect government, product development, diplomacy, and battle tactics.
- Varied dynamics: Change game dynamics by limiting the number of your officers during play, adjusting time limits, and selecting battle conditions.
- Absorbing gameplay: Discover the history of the Dynasty Warriors with the encyclopedia, unlock new items, strengthen your weapons, and much more.
This game is also known as Shin Sangoku Musou 4 Empires in Japan.