A new issue of the Norberg bulletin has been published. In this issue we talk about the ground combat mechanics:
In the tenth issue of the Norberg bulletin we'll look more closely at the ground combat mechanics. Although there are many paths an empire can walk, all empires will be involved in conflict to some extent, even if it's only against neutral bandits roaming the countryside. Rising Empires is a strategy game with a focus on conflicts. War is inevitable...
I've attached the bulletin to this post if you want to read more.