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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 1.3.5314 - Fixed a very rare crash that occurred when selecting civilizations during the setup of a custom or multiplayer game - Fixed an occasional issue where settings were not always being saved between game launches - Fixed a visual bug in the Hoplite idle animation - Fixed an issue on extremely low end machines where the game would exit after dismissing a WARP driver warning message - In Windowed Mode, added a Window Resolution drop-down that sets the window size to a specific resolution aspect ratio  ---------------------------- Patch Notes 1.3.5292 - Fixed a potential crash after starting a single or multiplayer game - Fixed a potential crash when changing the ready state quickly in the multiplayer lobby and changing options - Fixed a rare crash when closing the campaign completion screen in custom campaigns - Minor bug fixes and improvements Patch Notes 1.3.5234 - Fixed a potential crash where the movie player would fail to start at game launch on some system configurations - Fixed a potential crash where the game fonts would fail to load at game launch in rare instances - Fixed a potential issue where game settings or progress were not saved under certain conditions - Minor bug fixes and improvements   

Additional information

Published by

Microsoft Studios


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Developed by

Forgotten Empires

Release date


Approximate size

17.23 GB

Age rating

For ages 12 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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