Join us as we celebrate one of Age II’s most feared civilizations—THE MONGOLS—and rewind the clock to a year ago when Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition first debuted on the E3 2019 stage! Complete a set of new challenges to unlock profile icons, visual mods, as well as a new campaign cheat code, then compete in the revamped E3 Mongol scenario to earn your spot on the global leaderboard. All of this is a part of the MONGOLIAN CIV CELEBRATION EVENT!

New Rewards!

Starting TODAY through August 3rd, complete the in-game tasks within the time limit to unlock a horde of themed goodies:

🎯 Sign into Xbox Live.
🏆 Unlocks the Genghis Khan profile icon.
💾 This is also *required* if you want to save any mod content or cheat codes unlocked during the event!

🎯 Play a match on Land Nomad.
🏆 Replaces the Mongol’s houses with Yurts during the event. Note that this will be visible to all users.

🎯 Score more than 15,000 points on the ‘Mongol Raiding’ scenario.
🏆 Unlocks the Anti-Siege profile icon.

🎯 Kill a Siege Onager using Mangudai.
🏆 Unlocks the Genghis Khan statue mod for your Town Center.

🎯 Score more than 20,000 points on the ‘Mongol Raiding’ scenario.
Unlocks the Racing Ram profile icon.

🎯 Advance to the Feudal Age in less than 12 minutes using the Mongols.
🏆 Unlocks the “Yes We Khan” cheat code. This cheat is exclusive to the Genghis Khan campaign, and replaces all your Mangudai with the “Genghis Khan” unit.

New Scenario!

It has been one year since the world had its first look at Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition at E3! To celebrate, we’ve revisited the demonstration and created the Mongol Raiders scenario. Test your skills defeating six separate enemies as you descend across the land!

Challenge your friends to beat your score in this timed challenge scenario, or compete for the #1 position on the leaderboard!

New Map – Land Nomad

Land Nomad is a community favorite that gained an impressive following due to it’s interesting playstyle. Similar to Nomad, each player begins without a Town Center or Scout and must build from the resources of the land without the use of water for docks and fishing ships! It is available now both in Ranked Team Game pool and unranked matches!

Keep It!

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 this Mongol civilization themed event!

—The Age of Empires Team

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Discuss of 13 comments

  • ewahman August 3, 2020

    It is unfortunate that the devs did not see it necessary to explain the cool downs in the challenge. I am on my last goal with a cool down of 14 hours with only 10 hours left in the challenge. Disappointing. Fun game though. I should have stayed home from work so I could have played earlier and tomorrow so I could beat the last goal. Oh well, could've, would've, should've.

  • danguer July 30, 2020

    Got 29k several times on event but still can't unlock the 20k challenge, what is going on?

    • tattoone10 August 2, 2020

      me pasa lo mismo, pero en el desafio de destruir el onagre con un mangudai, no he podiso pasar he ese desafio por lo mismo no me reconoce que he ganado el desafio

  • agantruly July 29, 2020

    Hi, I advanced to the Feudal Age in less than 8 minutes using the Mongols in standard and multiplayer maps. And can't got the reward "yes we khan". someone know why?

  • renewedodin4410 July 27, 2020

    soo I score 29k points and dident count as unlocked the 20k challange, today is available, soo what? while fix the bugs? nice game age of bugs

    • ballooncactus27 July 30, 2020

      I've also done this multiple times and it is still not unlocked. Have we got a fix for this anywhere/anyhow?

  • zenzzyzx July 25, 2020

    Thanks for another fun event, they just keep getting better! The revamped E3 Mongol raiders scenario is a great addition, a fun fast carnage filled challenge!

    • zenzzyzx July 26, 2020

      Only one challenge can be completed each day and only in the order of the list.

    • chelsire July 25, 2020

      Entre desafío y desafío tienes que esperar 12hs. (Si no me equivoco) Si cumples el desafío antes de que transcurra este lapso no desbloqueas nada

  • zonatenutria86 July 25, 2020

    I scored 29.000 points in Mongol Raiding and didn't get the broken catapult icon .. why ? I'm signed in Xbox Live...

  • schalkesteffie July 24, 2020

    hallo ....
    sorry ich spiele noch nicht so lange was bitte ist ein Belagerungs Onager also bei welcher Zivilisation gibt es den .

    • schalkesteffie July 28, 2020

      @zenzzyzx vielen Dank dann schaue ich mal ....

    • zenzzyzx July 26, 2020

      I believe the civilizations that have access to the onager/catapult are Aztecs, Bulgarians, Celts, Cumans, Ethiopians, Koreans, Malians, Mongols, Saracens, Slavs, and Teutons.

  • avanglion-2 July 23, 2020

    I'd like to report a problem.
    Destroying a Siege Onager with a Mandugai while playing "Mongol Raiders" does not count towards the "Kill a Siege Onager using Mangudai" objective from the "Mongol Conquest" event.

    • beararse16 July 24, 2020

      If I upgrade the Mangudai to the Elite Mangudai, does that still count if it kills the onager? Or does if have to be just the Mangudai with a "Siege Onager"?? Not really sure its that specific.

    • textbookmold80 July 23, 2020

      That's not a problem. The quest specifies that it must be completed in "Standard or multiplayer"; scenarios are neither.

  • mgoblin256 July 23, 2020

    I hope we get to keep the Yurts. Extremely fitting for the Mongol civ in general.

  • nuclear-moose July 23, 2020

    I just scored over 28 000 on the scenario but it didn't unlock the profile icon you can get for exceeding 15 000. By the way, I did wait until the achievement was open/available. Others are reporting that they are not getting the achievement as well. Very frustrating.

    • hardsomacry July 25, 2020

      Same issue, I've completed the previous two tasks, waited over 24 hours, gotten 15-16k+ multiple times, signed out and back into xbox live, completed it again, still no reward nor can I move on to the next task.

    • chelsire July 25, 2020

      Entre desafío y desafío tienes que esperar 12hs. (Si no me equivoco) Si cumples el desafío antes de que transcurra este lapso no desbloqueas nada

    • zonatenutria86 July 25, 2020

      Same here, scored 29.000 and nothing ... I guess we can still expect more bugs from Microsoft after each 'patch' :)

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