Build a village on hallowed grounds, in the year 2000 BC. Take care of the needs of the villagers and pilgrims that arrive to visit the holy place. Get enough food and other resources to run the village. Build monuments of various shapes from variouse stone types. Provide the villagers with clothing and tools made of flint, bone or bronze.
The game begins when the first shaman arrives on the hallowed land. Soon after, the first pilgrims will come. Expand your fame and resources for building other huts, altars and stone menhirs. If the villagers get angry or hungry, they will leave, so take care of their needs. Keep the villagers well fed, warm, relaxed and healthy. Produce jewelry and tools from a variety of materials and provide the villagers with clothing that keeps them warm.
Trade tin and copper and make tools and jewelry from stone or bronze. Send the villagers to hunting expeditions. Tame some animals. The Aurochses, predecessors of today's cows, can supply milk and food. Plant herb shrubs and trees.
Priests can examine the sun, the moon and the stars. Research will unlock new rituals and larger gatherings. New types of buildings are also unlocked through research. Summon new settlers, their wives, and let the kids train skills with their fathers.