A look at military manpower. No one comes close to Haile on the African continent, and if he wants to expand, he needs to do so fast. The steppes are where the rest of the truly huge military powers reside. The Yakutians, Huns, Sibirs and the Timurids all have huge armies. Akbar’s army to their south is nothing to sneeze at either. With five of the eight largest armies, along with a surging China, Asia will be a quite interesting continents in the coming days.