Welcome to the nightmare of ancestral wars. In ancient times, two barbarian peoples – the Hittites and Scythians – come into conflict. After losing a key town, the various sovereigns and leaders of the Scythians decide to unite. They form The Horde of The Living, made up of thousands of men and animals, to wage war. Among the troops, five Atlantean sorcerers and a Babylonian scribe are tasked with relating the epic confrontation. A merciless battle begins… With Conquests, Sylvain Runberg and François Miville-Deschênes depict an unprecedented historical epic a tale of bloody violence and politics.