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Age of Empires IV

October 5, 2021

By: Andrew Otton

 
 
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Game Info
Publisher
Xbox Game Studios
Platforms
PC, Windows
Release Date
October 28, 2021 (Calendar)
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Age of Empires, the classic real-time strategy game, has finally returned with a brand new entry. Age of Empires IV is finally here. 

Participate in historical battles that have shaped the world. Build your civilization and marshal forces for a new army based on eight diverse civilizations from around the world. Build cities and across four campaigns and over 30 missions, spanning across over 500 years of true history. 

 

Take the fight online as well against friends, and either cooperate or destroy them in multiplayer battles for up to 7 players in PvP and PvE multiplayer. 

Those who also pre-order Age of Empires IV will also get the Dawn of the Duke's expansion for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition as a free bonus, though you must have Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition to play it. Age of Empires IV will be released exclusively for the PC and Microsoft Windows. 

 
 

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One of the most beloved real-time strategy games returns to glory with Age of Empires IV, putting you at the center of epic historical battles that shaped the world. Featuring both familiar and innovative new ways to expand your empire in vast landscapes with stunning 4K visual fidelity, Age of Empires IV brings an evolved real-time strategy game to a new generation.

Return to History – The past is prologue as you are immersed in a rich historical setting of 8 diverse civilizations across the world from the English to the Chinese to the Delhi Sultanate in your quest for victory. Build cities, manage resources, and lead your troops to battle on land and at sea in 4 distinct campaigns with 35 missions that span across 500 years of history from the Dark Ages up to the Renaissance.

Choose Your Path to Greatness with Historical Figures – Live the adventures of Joan of Arc in her quest to defeat the English, or command mighty Mongol troops as Genghis Khan in his conquest across Asia. The choice is yours – and every decision you make will determine the outcome of history.