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Community Highlight – ♥Ada Wong♥’s “The Byzantine City”

8/19/2014

Welcome back to another Community Highlight. This week’s featured image is a creation that I found on Steam. User ♥Ada Wong♥ posted several images from AoE II HD in the Artwork section of the game’s Community Hub, including the below image … Continue reading

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History Throughout The Ages – The Berserker

8/15/2014

Welcome back to another “History throughout the Ages” blog. This week, we’re featuring a unique Norse unit, the Berserker. I don’t know about you, but whenever I hear the word Berserker, the words “wild” and “aggressive” come to mind, probably … Continue reading

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PANE ROMANO – Why don’t we call it aubergine? Almost everyone else does!

8/14/2014

For this week’s PANE ROMANO, it seems we’re still on a vegetable kick. The more I research various vegetables, the more interesting facts I find. So, today, I thought we’d take a look at another one of my favorites – … Continue reading

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Community Highlight – Raver1357′s Atlantean Titan

8/12/2014

Welcome back Community Highlight readers! We found another great piece of fan art that we wanted to share with you. The AoM players among you will probably recognize an Atlantean Titan from a mile away. But what about a “ponyfied” … Continue reading

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Map Your Route to Albion Contest

8/12/2014

Greetings from Age of Empires HQ! Our friends across the pond at Lionhead recently announced Fable Anniversary, and it’s coming to Steam one month from today! To help celebrate, we’re partnering up to hold a special mapmaking contest. We want … Continue reading

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August Wololo Wednesday

8/7/2014

Welcome Wololoers! It’s the first week of August, and that means it’s time for a new Wololo Wednesday contest! Last month was all about celebrating the life of Age of Empires Online as we asked you to submit fan art … Continue reading

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PANE ROMANO – All Hail Durian!

8/7/2014

This week’s PANE ROMANO is brought to you by one of our web team members – Blue Jay Kovach*. Durian Fruit is known throughout Asia as The King of Fruit for its formidable size. Weighing in at a whopping 2 … Continue reading

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Best of Steam Workshop Recap – 7/29 & 8/5

8/6/2014

Greetings from Age of Empires HQ in sunny Redmond! After a brief hiatus, we’re back with the weekly Monday best of Steam Workshop streams, highlighting the best user-created content for AoE II: HD available on the Steam Workshop. Tune into … Continue reading

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Community Highlight – Maxysic’s Medieval Knight

8/5/2014

Hello and welcome back to another Community Highlight! This week, we are showing you another deviantART drawing. This week’s find comes from user Maxysic, who, inspired by Age of Empires, drew a medieval knight. Take a look: His clothes look … Continue reading

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Announcing: Age of Empires Studio Rumble!

8/4/2014

Ladies and gentlemen, let’s get ready to rumble! Studio Rumble, that is! In just a few short days, members of the Microsoft Studios community team will be facing off against members of Volition in an epic match of man vs. … Continue reading

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