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Age of Empires 2 Definitive Edition Got Battle Royale Mode

Adrian Werner, 19 November 2020, 18:00

Patch 42848 for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition has been released. It introduces, among others, a battle royale mode and the event on the occasion of the game's first birthday.

Age of Empires 3 Definitive Edition Launches Today

Adrian Werner, 15 October 2020, 13:02

Today, Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition will debut on the market. The game will be available on Steam and Microsoft Store.

First Reviews: Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition - Good Old RTS

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 October 2020, 23:40

Reviews of Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition have started appearing on the web. Critics received the refreshed third installment of the strategy game series warmly, as is brought no shame to its creators.

Age of Empires 2 Remains the Most Popular RTS on the Market

Czarus, 10 May 2020, 19:57

Age of Empires 2 is experiencing a renaissance. If you believe Steam's statistics, this iconic RTS is as popular as the top games on Valve's platform.

Age of Empires Sales Remain Great

Milosz Szubert, 12 February 2020, 12:00

Across 20 years of its history, various games from the Age of Empires series have sold 25 million copies. The franchise has made a billion dollars in total. Such information can be found in the CV of Brian Sullivan, co-founder of Ensemble Studios.

Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition - Beta and Estimated Hardware Specs

Paul Wozniak, 24 January 2020, 21:31

We just found out when the closed beta Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition, a refreshed version of the 2005 classic strategy game, will be launched. By the way, we learned about the estimated hardware requirements.

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

Bart Swiatek, 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, 12:01

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

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2019, 10:23

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

Konrad Serafinski, 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 on X019; Countdown Before the Presentation has Begun?

Jacob Blazewicz, 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.

Microsoft Still Thinks of Returning to Age of Mythology

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 November 2019, 12:56

Adam Isgreen from Microsoft once again spoke about the possible return of Age of Mythology. The mythological spin-off of the Age of Empires series may well be refreshed in the form of a definitive edition, get a reboot or become a completely new project.

More Than One Million People Still Play Age of Empires

Bart Swiatek, 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

Konrad Serafinski, 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.

Age of Empires 2 Definitive Edition On A New Trailer

Konrad Serafinski, 09 June 2019, 23:00

During Microsoft's conference at E3 2019 we could see a new trailer for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition. Unfortunately, the creators did not provide a specific release date, we only know that the title will be released this dall and will offer 4K resolution.