Age of Empires is the critically acclaimed, award winning Real Time Strategy (RTS) game with a legacy spanning over 15 years and nearly a dozen titles in the franchise. Known for its strategic gameplay founded on historical civilizations, the series spans a period of time from the Stone Age to early modern time, and even includes an episode exploring the legendary creatures and lore from mythology.
- The first game in the series was released on October 15, 1997
- The Age of Empires brand has sold more than 15 million games
- Arguably one of the most popular and influential games in the Real Time Strategy (RTS) genre
- Collectively offers over 50 different civilizations spanning 10,000 years of history
- Known for its advanced Artificial Intelligence and sensational multiplayer gameplay
- Considered by many as the top selling PC game of all time