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age of empires IV

How Age of Empires IV Is Changing Education

If you're reading this, there's a high probability you grew up in a time when video games and school were mostly separate -- a taboo association, if you will. Indeed, while games such as 1971's The…

April 22, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

Microsoft Game Developers 2022

Every First-Party Microsoft Game Developer As of 2022

Microsoft has been in the gaming sphere for over 20 years now, ever since the launch of the original Xbox back in 2001. Since the Xbox’s release, the list of Microsoft game developers has only…

March 23, 2022 | 01:00 EDT

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The Story Behind Age of Empire 4's 'Hands on History'

For nearly 25 years now, the Age of Empires series served as one of the pioneers of the real-time strategy genre. It's held the role of educator as well, teaching history to players all across the…

December 6, 2021 | 12:00 EST

Age of Empires 4

Age of Empire 4’s Asymmetric Civs Are a Strong Foundation For a New Age of Mythology

Fifteen years is a long time to wait for a new entry in a video game franchise, and because of that, Age of Empires 4 had to update some of the series' core design. While Age of Empires has always…

December 5, 2021 | 12:00 EST