Unit EditSuryavarman I is a cavalry hero with the appearance of an Elite Battle Elephant. As a hero, he cannot be converted and can regenerate health.
"It is the early 11th century and the Khmer Empire is in turmoil, torn apart by competing factions and surrounded by hostile neighbors. Only one prince, Suryavarman, has the courage and cunning to defeat his rivals and restore the Khmer to their former glory. Seizing the throne, however, is just the first of many tasks. Will Suryavarman muster the strength to expand his domain, overcome adversity, and create a timeless legacy as the king who attained Nirvana?"—In-game campaign description
The Suryavarman I campaign consists of 5 scenarios. The player plays as the Khmer, and the player color is cyan.