Throughout the echoes of time, women have continued to challenge expectations and leave resounding marks in history. This month—in honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month here in the States—we’re shining the spotlight on some of that history with a new event, several brand-new icons, visual mods, and more.

So, join in as we celebrate some of these passionate trailblazers during the WOMEN OF HISTORY event!

  • Unlock a brand new Cheat code!
  • Unlock the Queen Visual Replacement for the King!
  • Unlock the Princess Yodit Visual Replacement for your Gbeto!

New Rewards!

Starting TODAY through APRIL 14, complete in-game tasks within the time limit to unlock exclusive goodies! The first challenge unlocks a new profile icon and is required to save all of your unlocks:

DAY ~ 🎯 Sign into Xbox Live. 
🏆 Unlocks the Princess Yodit  Profile Icon.
💾 *Required* if you want to save any rewards unlocked during the event!

Each of the following challenges must be unlocked in order and on separate days:

DAY 1 🔒 Train 20 Gbeto in any one game.
🧱 [Mod] Unlocks the Princess Yodit Visual Replacement for the Gbeto.
DAY 2 🔒 Win a Skirmish or Multiplayer match playing as the Franks, Burgundians or Britons.
🏆 Unlocks the Jeanne d’Arc profile icon.
DAY 3 🔒 Research the Sappers technology available in the Castle in any one game. 
🧱 [Mod] Unlocks the grab your pitchforks’ Cheat Code. Transforming all your Villagers into Flemish Militia.
DAY 4 🔒 Win a Skirmish or Multiplayer match playing as the Burgundians, Franks or Teutons. 
🏆 Unlocks the Jacqueline of Hainaut profile icon.
DAY 5 🔒 Play a Skirmish or Multiplayer match using Regicide Game mode. 
🧱 [Mod] Unlocks the Queen Visual Replacement for the King.

Bonus! 🎯 The following bonus Icons have been permanently added to the library for you to enjoy!
🏆 Princess Yodit playing Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition
🏆 Jimena
🏆 Sikelgaita

 

Keep It All (Forever)!

Remember: if you sign in to Xbox Live during the event, you’ll get to keep all of the mods and profile icons you’ve achieved! Sign in, earn your rewards, and enjoy!

We hope you enjoy this month’s Women of History event!

—The Age of Empires Team

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