The Barbarian expansion is a preorder bonus for Defenders of the Realm, with the expansion consisting of a hero figure and its associated character card. This preorder figure will be available both through the Eagle Games website and through regular retail channels. (boardgamenews.com)
The Barbarian has the following abilities:
May spend action points prior to attack roll to modify the dice. Add +1 to the die rolled for each action point spent. May not be used when attacking a General.
If two or more enemies are defeated with the first attack in a location, remove 1 enemy minion from each adjacent location as they flee. Enemies at a location with a General do not flee.
If ending turn at an Inn or Black location, draw 3 Hero Cards, choose 2 and discard 1.