Today we announced that we will be bringing Age of Empires I, II, and III Definitive Editions to Steam! You can check out Phil Spencer’s full piece, including more exciting PC news, on Xbox Wire here.


The Age of Empires franchise has long been at the center of the PC gaming community, cherished not only by us, but by our millions of players across multiple generations. As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Age of Empires II, we are excited to share the results of our continued dedication to the games you know and love, remastered with the latest tech in game development.


In addition, we want you to be able to enjoy these games no matter where you play. By releasing Age of Empires I, II, and III: Definitive Editions to Steam, we are letting you, our fans, decide where you want to play, explore, and create new experiences with our games.


More information on the Steam releases of the Age of Empires: Definitive Editions will be released soon. Click here to enroll in the Age of Empires Insider Program to stay up to date on all the exciting news and developments for the Age of Empires franchise!


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Discuss of 5 comments

  • unsparingtea7 June 18, 2019

    best news this summer ! wallet ready

  • cro321 June 15, 2019

    I could never get AOE:DE to run on windows store.

    So, thank you for this steam release. Im sure the modding community will have ALL kinds of neat content once steam workshop is enabled

  • danjimlaz June 13, 2019

    Hi all! Can we expect a similar edition at the age of mythology?

    thanks for answer see you XD

  • mrcrazyhuhn June 11, 2019

    this is awesome!

  • wasist99 June 10, 2019

    How Long will it be till we get more Infos ?