In this scenario, there are seven playable civilizations: France, Great Britain, Russia, Prussia, Spain, the Ottoman Empire, and Austria. The minor, and thus unplayable, civilizations are Denmark, the Netherlands, the Kingdom of Naples, Portugal, and Sweden.
Gameplay mainly revolves around France and it's interactions with Europe throughout this time period. Napoleon and his empire will eventually pose a grave threat to Europe unless dealt with.
The way to win is to get 60,000 points.