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History Throughout the Ages – The Siege Tower

10/24/2014


Happy Friday, history fans! We have another historical journey for you. Care to join us? This week, we are exploring the siege tower. Siege towers can be found in several games throughout the AoE series. They were available for the … Continue reading

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Age of Empires and Extra Life 2014

10/24/2014


Dear Charitable Gamers, Microsoft Studios and the Age of Empires team are on a mission to save kids, and we need your help! Read on to learn more. Starting at 9 AM Pacific/GMT-7 on October 25, 2014, I’ll be participating … Continue reading

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Kings and Myths: Greek God Zeus

10/23/2014


We’re happy to announce that we have another guest blog that we would like to share with you. This blog comes from MuhsinTpd, who is a very active member of our community and who would like to start a series … Continue reading

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Age of Empires: Castle Siege Update – Patch 1.2

10/22/2014


Greetings from AoE HQ! A new patch for Age of Empires: Castle Siege is being pushed live now, and we’d like to share the list of exciting new changes and fixes you have to look forward to. Read on for … Continue reading

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Age of Empires: Castle Siege Top Defensive Setups

10/21/2014


Age of Empires: Castle Siege has been available for over a month now (download and play for free here!), and during that time, the top players have managed to reach very impressive Crown counts. Of course, while attacking others is … Continue reading

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Community Highlight – Carlo Verhoef’s Dark Age Militia

10/21/2014


Happy Tuesday, Age of Empires community! It’s time for another Community Highlight blog. This week, we feature a painting created in Microsoft Paint by one of our Facebook fans. Carlo Verhoef shared a post on the Age of Empires Facebook … Continue reading

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Best of Steam Workshop Recap – 10/13

10/14/2014


Greetings from Age of Empires headquarters in Redmond! We showcased more mods made by the community on our weekly Age of Empires II: HD Edition and Age of Mythology: Extended Edition Best of Steam Workshop streams, and we’d like to … Continue reading

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Community Highlight – DracoknightVals’s Janissary Droid

10/14/2014


Hello everyone. Welcome back to another community content highlight. This week’s featured image was found on deviantART and adds a sci-fi element to Age of Empires. Most of you should be familiar with the Janissary in Age of Empires II, … Continue reading

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Age of Empires: Summer Stream Highlights

10/11/2014


Summer, unfortunately, is over, and we’ve officially entered autumn. We had a summer filled with epic games played live on Twitch channel, and we’d like to share some of our favorites. Sit down, grab some popcorn, and enjoy these battles … Continue reading

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The Buildings of Castle Siege- Part I: Canterbury Cathedral

10/10/2014

The Buildings of Castle Siege- Part I: Canterbury Cathedral

Part I of Many Welcome to Part I of an ongoing series that will feature the buildings from Age of Empires: Castle Siege. I will be describing the in-game aspects of each building, but I will also be writing about … Continue reading

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