Age of Empires II HD

Age of Empires II is the sequel to the award-winning, best-selling real-time strategy game Age of Empires. Explore new maps, multiplayer scenarios, spectator mode, and more.

Age of Empires II HD

Age of Empires II is the sequel to the award-winning, best-selling real-time strategy game Age of Empires. Explore new maps, multiplayer scenarios, spectator mode, user-created content from the Steam Workshop and more in the HD Edition re-release and The Forgotten expansion.

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Age of Empires II HD Patch 5.3 Now Live!

Hi All!   Patch 5.3 has left open beta, and is now live for all players! Thanks to all who participated in this open beta; we really appreciate your patience, and your input has been essential to ensuring this build is ready for live release! We’ll post a new announcement here when the open beta […]

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Features

Advanced Combat Options

Players can use garrisoning and military formations that add interesting tactical choices.

Alternative to Combat

Players can improve the economy of their civilization through trade and diplomacy options.

Diverse Cultures

Command one of 23 mighty civilizations, each with unique attributes, buildings, and technologies, as well as unique combat units.

Achieve Victory in Many Ways

Choose your path to victory: be it the domination of enemy civilizations, or economic victory through the accumulation of wealth.

Experience Intense Single & Multiplayer Gameplay

Story-based campaigns focus on historical figures and their struggles, like William Wallace, Joan of Arc, Genghis Khan and more.

Minimum System Requirements
OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 Pro+
Processor: 1.2GhZ CPU
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Hard Drive: 2 GB Space
Direct X 9.0c Capable GPU
DirectX® 9.0c