It has been a long while since a barbarian horde came down upon Mesopotamia. Here are the cimmerians! They are the first in a series of invasions that will change the political landscape of Mesopotamia over the coming years.

Meanwhile, Sargon II is about to face Merodach-Baladan for a final fight over the kingship of Babylon.

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