Age of Empires: Definitive Edition

Microsoft Game Studios

Fair Man
OpenCritic Rating
71
Top Critic Average
30%
Critics Recommend
Based on 43 critic reviews
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Age of Empires: Definitive Edition

Rating Summary

Based on 43 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

71

Top Critic Average

30%

Critics Recommend

Based on 43 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCFeb 20, 2018

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Genres: Real-Time Strategy, Strategy

Age of Empires, the pivotal RTS that launched a 20-year legacy returns in definitive form for Windows 10 PCs. Bringing together all of the officially released content with modernized gameplay, all-new visuals and a host of other new features, Age of Empires: Definitive Edition is the complete RTS package. Engage in over 40 hours of updated campaign content with new narration and pacing, jump online in up to 8-player battles with new competitive features and modes, experience 4K HD visuals with overhauled animations, get creative with the scenario builder and share your creations. There’s never been a better time to jump in to Age of Empires. Welcome back to history.

Where to Buy

Amazon

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PC Gamer

60 / 100
PC Gamer

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition is a solid remake of a game that's past its time.

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

The 90s classic has never looked better, but beneath the makeover it can creak.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
5 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A well-crafted remaster but this ancient real-time strategy has little to offer modern gamers, especially when the sequel is already readily available.

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GameSpot

6 / 10
GameSpot

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition introduces gameplay tweaks and 4K visuals to a 20-year old classic, but not everything holds up to modern standards.

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Recent News

ESRB listing for Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition suggests it might be coming soon

ESRB listing for Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition suggests it might be coming soon

It fits in with AoE2's 20th anniversary, which is this year.

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Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition ESRB rating suggests imminent release

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition ESRB rating suggests imminent release

A new ESRB listing indicates Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition is closer than you think.

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