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6-month Roadmap for Age of Empires 4 Revealed

Agnieszka Adamus, 17 November 2021, 22:32

Age of Empires 4 developers have revealed the development plans for Age of Empires 4 for the next six months. During this period we can look forward to improvements in balance and ranked games.

Age of Empires 4 is the Best RTS Debut in Steam's History

Adrian Werner, 01 November 2021, 11:19

Age of Empires 4 recorded a great launch on Steam. The game was last week's biggest bestseller and scored the best debut in the history of the RTS genre on the service.

Age of Empires 4 With a Great Launch on Steam

Przemyslaw Dygas, 29 October 2021, 14:51

Age of Empires 4 sparked a lot of interest among players. The title achieves excellent results on Steam.

Age of Empires 4 Launches Today; Fans Have Waited 16 Years

Adrian Werner, 28 October 2021, 13:10

In a few hours we will witness the release of Age of Empires 4, the long-awaited new installment of the popular RTS game series.

First Reviews: Age of Empires 4 - Another Hit on Game Pass

hexx0, 25 October 2021, 13:33

Three days before the release of Age of Empires 4, first reviews of the game appeared online. It seems that we are witnessing both a successful return of the iconic series, as well as the debut of one of the best strategy games of the year, available from launch in Xbox Game Pass.

Age of Empires 4 Gone Gold; Week Left Before Release

Adrian Werner, 21 October 2021, 15:48

Work on Age of Empires 4 has been completed. This means that there is no longer any threat to the release scheduled for next week.

Age of Empires 4 and Dragon Ball FighterZ - Xbox Game Pass For Late October 2021

ZieZie, 19 October 2021, 19:52

In October, the Xbox Game Pass subscribers will get their hands on 11 more titles, including Age of Empires IV and Outriders.

Age of Empires 4's New Official Gameplay Shows Multiplayer

Przemyslaw Dygas, 20 September 2021, 16:00

Extensive gameplay footage from Age of Empires 4 has appeared online. It provides a better look at the upcoming game by Relic Entertainment.

Age of Empires 4 Open Tests This Weekend

Adrian Werner, 15 September 2021, 12:05

This weekend we will be able to test Age of Empires 4 for free thanks to the so-called Technical Stress Test.

Extensive Gameplay Footage From Age of Empires 4 Leaked Online

Agnieszka Adamus, 13 September 2021, 18:00

Extensive gameplay from Age of Empires 4's closed beta has leaked onto the Internet. Over the past two weeks, one of the participants of the tests has published a total of over an hour of footage.

Age of Empires 4 PC Full System Requirements

Adrian Werner, 01 September 2021, 11:49

We finally got to know the recommended system requirements for Age of Empires 4, the next installment of the popular historical RTS series.

Age of Empires 4 Trailer Presents Next Civilization and Campaign

Vergil, 25 August 2021, 21:59

Microsoft, Relic Entertainment, and World's Edge have shown a new trailer for Age of Empires IV during GamesCom 2021. The video presents the next civilization and the next campaign.

Trebuchets Coming to Age of Empires 4

hexx0, 24 August 2021, 19:48

During the Xbox Gamescom 2021 showcase, we learned that Age of Empires 4 will enable us to use trebuchets during sieges.

Age of Empires 4 Beta Starts Tomorrow; Sign-ups Ongoing

Przemyslaw Dygas, 04 August 2021, 10:01

Closed beta tests of Age of Empires 4 will begin tomorrow. It will be the first opportunity to play the next part of the iconic series.

Age of Empires 4 on New Trailers; Abbasids and Sea Battles

Iltutmis, 02 August 2021, 12:28

New Age of Empires 4 trailers show off naval fleets and introduce the Abbasid civilization and its camel riders. It will be hard to get bored in the upcoming RTS.

Age of Empire 4 Launch in October; Watch the New Trailer

Adrian Werner, 13 June 2021, 20:11

Microsoft's conference revealed the release date for the RTS Age of Empires 4 and presented a new trailer for the game.

Let's Watch Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase at E3 2021

Adrian Werner, 13 June 2021, 15:05

Tonight is the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase. We invite you to watch the presentation with us.

Age of Empires 4 Leak Reveals Civilizations and Possible Beta Test [UPDATED]

Adrian Werner, 22 May 2021, 17:46

An entry in the Korean age rating agency's database suggests that Microsoft may be preparing an open beta of Age of Empires 4. A list of as-yet-undisclosed civilizations has also leaked online.

Age of Empires 4 Takes Flak for Visuals, Devs Respond

Aquma, 22 April 2021, 15:36

Part of the Age of Empires 4 community is not happy with the artistic direction taken by the developers. According to these fans, the graphics are far too colorful and exaggerated. The developers defend their decision by citing several arguments.

Age of Empires 4 Launches This Fall; Extensive Gameplay Released

hexx0, 10 April 2021, 22:05

Today at 9:00 AM PT, Microsoft held a show, where a new extensive gameplay from the upcoming Age of Empires 4 was presented. We also learned the game's release date.

New Information on Age of Empires 4 in April [UPDATED]

Aquma, 15 March 2021, 09:23

According to VentureBeat journalist Jeff Grubb, new information about the Age of Empires series will appear in April. It is possible that it is about the release date of AoE4.

Age of Empires 4 Already Playable; Testing and Polishing is Underway

Adrian Werner, 31 December 2020, 16:29

Work on Age of Empires IV is said to be nearing its end. The creators have revealed that the project is fully playable. Currently, Relic Entertainment is mainly focused on testing the game.

Age of Empires 4 Replaces Blood and Gore With Partial World Destruction

Aquma, 11 December 2019, 13:37

In a recent press interview, Adam Isgreen from World's Edge, the creative director of Age of Empires IV, told about several aspects of the upcoming game. The conversation featured, among others, the topic of blood and brutality, as well as destruction of the environment.

Age of Empires 4 Will Launch in 2021?

Adrian Werner, 20 November 2019, 11:57

There are rumors on the web suggesting that we will wait for Age of Empires IV until 2021. As a compensation, next year will see the release of Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition.

Age of Empires 4 Without Microtransactions

Aquma, 18 November 2019, 10:22

Creative director of Age of Empires 4 stated that the game will not have any microtransaction system. It is possible, however, that we will get some expansions - what is interesting, also the previous installments of the series may get new content.

Age of Empires 4 - Historical Period, Resources, 4K and More

Serek, 17 November 2019, 19:28

Some interesting information about Age of Empires IV, the new installment of the iconic RTS series, has appeared on the web. The game will offer a setting similar to the second part, but a completely different gameplay experience.

Age of Empires 4 - First Gameplay Revealed

Adrian Werner, 14 November 2019, 22:08

During the X019, a new trailer for Age of Empires IV was presented. This is the first material from this RTS to show gameplay fragments.

Age of Empires 4 Gameplay and New Games from Rare and Obsidian Tonight on XO19

AlexB, 14 November 2019, 13:40

The X019 event will start in London today at 2 PM ET. Its first accent will be a special episode of Inside Xbox, during which we will most likely see new games from Rare and Obsidian, as well as gameplay from Age of Empires IV.

Age of Empires 4 on X019; Countdown Before the Presentation has Begun?

Entelarmer, 08 November 2019, 21:56

On the official website of Age of Empires, the countdown to the start of the „next adventure” with the strategy game series has begun. It will end on the day of the start of the X019 event at which Age of Empires IV is to be shown.

Age of Empires 4 Gameplay Presentation Announced

Vergil, 22 August 2019, 12:09

Microsoft revealed when we will see the first gameplay from Age of Empires IV, developed by Relic Entertainment. As it turns out, the presentation of the game will coincide with the launch of Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition and the London X019 event.

More Than One Million People Still Play Age of Empires

Aquma, 01 July 2019, 10:10

Adam Isgreen, creative director responsible for the Age of Empires series, said in a statement for PCGamesN that more than one million people play the games from the series every month.

Microsoft Has Established A Studio To Work On Age of Empires Series

Serek, 16 June 2019, 16:41

While gamers' attention was focused on E3, Microsoft announced the creation of a new studio, responsible solely for the Age of Empires series. It will be headed by Shannon Loftis.

Phil Spencer Explains Why Age of Empires 4 Skipped E3 2019

Vergil, 11 June 2019, 18:38

Age of Empires 4 didn't show up at E3, but the game is alive and looks well. At least, these are the words of Phil Spencer from Microsoft, who praises Relic Entertainment team working on this title and convinces that the project couldn't get into better hands.

Release Dates of The Outer Worlds and Age of Empires IV on E3 2019?

Agnieszka Adamus, 20 May 2019, 22:17

The E3 is coming. Therefore, more and more new information about what will be seen at this year's edition of the fair is coming in. An extensive post was published on the NeoGAF forum, which reveals what may appear at the Microsoft conference.

Age of Empires IV soundtrack will be made by the composer of The Witcher 3

Adrian Werner, 21 January 2019, 13:14

Mikolai Stoinski, the composer for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and The Vanishing of Ethan Carter will create music for Age of Empires 4.

Age of Empires IV in development by Relic, Company of Heroes dev

luckie, 22 August 2017, 16:47

It has been 12 years since the release of the last Age of Empires game. And now, finally, Microsoft has announced Age of Empires IV, in development by Relic Entertainment.