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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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Age of Empires: Castle Siege Now On Android!

We are excited to announce Age of Empires: Castle Siege is now available worldwide on the Android platform!   If you are already playing with an Xbox Live account on Windows or iOS, you can now continue your progress on Android devices too! You can download Age of Empires: Castle Siege for free from Google Play […]

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Castle Siege Patch 1.23: Smashdown, Retry, and Battle Chests!

Hello, Siegers!   The new patch coming out today brings some brand-new features, more loot from Battle Chests, and some much-anticipated fixes to a few bugs and exploits.   New Features: Battle Chests: Players are now guaranteed at minimum 2 Silver and 1 Gold chests on each of their daily rolls   Smashdown Battles: Once a week, players […]

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Age of Empires II HD: Patch 5.3 open beta available now!

Hello Age fans!   Thank you for participating in the Open Beta Program! Based on your ongoing feedback we have identified a few additional AI improvements which we would like to include before full release. Due this these additions we will be rolling the Patch 5.2 improvements forward and combining them with the new Patch […]

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Idle Villagers Episodes 1 & 2

I’m not really sure where and when we decided to start this mini series about the daily life of the villagers in Age of Empires.. but I’m glad we did because it has been fun to make. In the mini series, we’ve been exploring the idea of “What would the villagers in the town talk […]

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Tournament Weekend Twitter Sweepstakes

We’re having a Twitter sweepstakes during the Return of the Kings 2v2 tournament!   What You Can Win: Rise of the Rajas Age of Empires II HD Expansion   How to Enter: Entry period is between 2/18-2/19. Make a Twitch Clip or GIF of your favorite moment from Return of the Kings Tournament You can watch […]

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Age of Empires II HD & Rise of Rajas on Sale Feb 17-19th

Age of Empires II HD & Rise of the Rajas are on sale February 17 thru 19th on Steam. Age of Empires II HD = 75% off Rise of the Rajas Expansion = 25% off Now’s a great time to get your friends a copy so you can play together! To be transported to the […]

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Age of Empires II HD: Open Beta 5.2a – Additional Improvements

Open Beta 5.2a – Additional Improvements Thank you for your ongoing feedback and support! Feedback from 5.2 has been positive so far and we have identified an additional area for optimization based on the community’s observations around late game performance. We have included this improvement, along with a few bug fixes, into this small update. […]

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Escape Gaming: EscapeAOE & Return of the Kings 2v2 Q&A

Recently we reached out to our friends at Escape Gaming. We asked them to share more about EscapeAoE and about the upcoming Return of the Kings 2v2 event. Read below to see what they had to share!   Hello everyone! There’s some amazing Age of Empires 2 tournaments happening right now and we’re proud to be […]

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How to Enter February 2017’s Sweepstakes

EDIT 2/28/2017: Our winner on Twitter is @Dima_The_Great Our winner on Facebook is Aldofo Rodriguez.   What You Can Win: Age of Empires II HD + Rise of the Rajas Steam Key You can go to our Facebook page and have a chance to win for you AND a friend! (two copies)  You can head […]

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