United States Civilization
This content brings the United States as a playable civilization to Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition for the very first time. The United States Civilization provides a broad range of new content, including: a unique Explorer & Home City, 9 units, 2 buildings, and Home City shipment cards specific to the United States. In addition, a brand-new Age up mechanic allows the advancement of the civilization by choosing from different States, which provides special shipment cards and bonuses that conform to every playstyle.
The Burning of the USS Philadelphia Historical Battle
Determined to put an end to predatory raids on merchant vessels, the United States has declared war on the Barbary pirates in North Africa. An auspicious start to the conflict quickly turned into disaster and disgrace when the frigate USS Philadelphia was captured intact by Barbary pirates. However, one brave young American lieutenant was unwilling to let the vessel remain in enemy hands. Assembling a group of volunteers, Stephen Decatur set sail to destroy the frigate and salvage the US Navy’s reputation.
- Brand new United States civilization with its own unique Explorer
- A new Age up mechanic featuring a multitude of upgrades through Federal States
- A new Home City with unlockable United States themed customizations