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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. * Requires a free Xbox Live account.


What's new in this version

See https://www.ageofempires.com/support for additional game help. Patch Notes 1.3.19864 - Game Improvements: -- Automatic farm reseeding option added to the granary -- Mixed unit queues - Players can now train different units at the same time -- Mixed tech queues - Players can now queue units and techs at the same time -- Fallen units now decay over time -- Destroyed buildings disappear much faster -- Added resolution options to full screen mode - AI/Unit Behavior Improvements : -- Units navigate better when going through narrow paths -- Improved intercept targeting behavior -- Builders no longer fail to build wall pieces under certain circumstances. -- Ship acceleration removed to improve tasked response times -- AI should no longer get stuck in the Stone Age under certain circumstances -- AI can now hunt Elephants -- AI Scouts are less prone to killing themselves to hazards. -- General AI build orders/strategies have been updated to be more efficient. - Fixed various crashes at game end and other minor fixes/improvements

Additional information

Published by

Microsoft Studios


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Developed by

Forgotten Empires

Release date


Approximate size

17.26 GB

Age rating

For ages 13 and up



This app can

Access your Internet connection
Generate code dynamically
Access your Internet connection and act as a server.
Access your home or work networks
Access to your Account’s username and picture


Install on a Windows 10 PC plus have access when you’re connected to your Microsoft account

Language supported

English (United States)

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