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Mushroomturret’s War Salamander Drawing

Hello Age fans! We’re glad you joined us for another one of our weekly Community Highlight blogs. Just as much as we love to see community creations, we enjoy hearing the stories that inspired the creations. Tumblr user Mushroomturret posted the drawing of a Villager and the War Salamander from Age of Mythology: Tale of […]

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The Bellerophon

Hello again history fans! Two weeks ago, we highlighted the Howitzer in our blog. Today, we are discussing a unit from Greek mythology, namely the Bellerophon. The Bellerophon is a Greek Hero unit that can be trained in the Mythic Age when choosing Zeus. As the screenshot below shows, Bellerophon rides a Pegasus. This allows […]

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DinoBirdofDoom’s Age of Empires “Pillow Talk”

We come across a lot of different types of AoE fan creations, but I think I can say with probability bordering on certainty that we have never shared a piece of fan art that featured talking pillows. Apparently, or at least according to this comic by DinoBirdDoom, pillows like to win by hiding their very […]

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Age of Mythology Update: Version 2.4 Live Now!

Hey Myth fans!   It’s been a while since our last Age of Mythology patch, but it was worth the wait! We’ve got some great fixes for both game balance and general bugs in this patch. Here are some teasers: We’ve altered the way the Great Flood power works. It now constantly deals damage to units caught in the […]

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The Hersir

Welcome back to History throughout the Ages! It’s been two weeks since we highlighted the Portuguese Caravel. Today, we are sharing some facts about a unit from AoM, the Hersir, with you. The Hersir is a Norse Hero unit in Age of Mythology that is available in the Archaic Age. This unit generates 0.6 Favor […]

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The Turma

Happy Monday! Today, we have another “History throughout the Ages” blog for you. This time, we are highlighting the Turma. This cavalry archer can be found in AoM and can be created in Classical Age from the Atlantean Counter-Barracks. Turmas have high resistance to ranged attacks and are effective against other archers. According to C. […]

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RagnarrTheRed’s Zethos

Welcome back to another Community Highlight! This week, we have some fan art inspired by Age of Mythology. DeviantART user RagnarrTheRed used to write stories with Zethos, a son of Poseidon, as the protagonist. Here’s his Zethos drawing. Have you ever written any stories inspired by the Age games?

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DISAEGUAL’s AoE-Themed Party

We were pretty excited to find out that there had been an AoE-themed party in Italy. Here are some of the photos that DISAEGUAL shared from the event (photos courtesy of DISAEGUAL and Simone Ferraro, links included). Which costume would you have chosen?

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DoodlemancerArt’s Fu Xi and Ao Kuang

We always love it when players share their own take on some of the characters in the game, so we were excited when we saw doodlemancerARTs drawings of Fu Xi and Ao Kuang from the new AoM Expansion Tale of the Dragon. Check them out: Make sure to also check out his other Chinese sketchers […]

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The Helepolis

Happy Monday, Age fans! Are you ready for another “History throughout the Ages” blog? Last week, we looked at a unit from AoE II HD: The African Kingdoms, the Shotel. Today, we’re exploring a unit that can be found in several games of the AoE series, namely the Helepolis. In the first game in the […]

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