While not immediately obvious, we eventually were able to define different groups using hotkeys. This gave us the ability to rally different kinds of troops around our two leaders. This is important, since Giacomo likes to fire his grenade launcher from a distance, and Arri, the Alin Glass Hunter, prefers to sting with her giant scorpion up close and personal.
Your chance to control a fantasy fiefdom comes very soon; Legends will become reality when the game ships at the end of May. In the meantime, you can get ahold of the demo yourself at: http://www.riseoflegends.com/