The Athenians attacked the Persians and won the Battle of Marathon
King Xerxes invaded Greece with a bunch of troops.
Spartan: We shall all come together to defeat the Persians
I have left off Greece with 200,000 troops >:))
The Spartans try to defeat the Persians
Shh... They don't know I'm here.
The Persians (in white) began loading their ships after 3 days of waiting for the Greeks. Catching them off guard, the Athenians (in blue) attacked the Persian military and won the Battle of Marathon.
The Persians won the Battle of Thermopylae
I,uhh, think that's one of our soldiers
The Persians wanted revenge so, King Xerxes invaded Greece with 200,000 troops. To prepare for the attack, all the city-states came together to defeat the Persians.
The Greeks won the Battle of Salamis
The Spartans was trying to defeat the Persians by cutting off their army's supplies and from reaching Athens.
Battle of Platea
A traitor helped the Persians(in white) attack the greeks(yellow) . King Leonidas dismisses his troops and only keep 400 men to stay and fight until the end. But, the Greeks lost and the Persians won the Battle of Thermopylae.
The Athenians trapped the Persians by luring them to a strait of Salamis. The Persian ships were too big but the Athenian ship was small to move around the strait of Salamis. The Greeks attacked the Persians and made 300 Persian ships sink.
The Greeks fought the Persians one last time at the Battle of Plataea. The Greeks ended up winning the Battle. The Persians no longer had any control of any Greek city-states. Persia and the Greek city-states finally found peace with each other.