Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    


  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff
 

Which platform did you play the most in 2014?

Xbox One
PlayStation 4
Nintendo Wii U
Nintendo 3DS (2DS)
PS Vita


Game Profile
INFO BOX
PLATFORM:
PC
PUBLISHER:
Microsoft
DEVELOPER:
Ensemble Studios
GENRE: Strategy
RELEASE DATE:
October 17, 2006
IN THE SERIES
Age of Empires Online

Age of Empires: Mythologies

Age of Empires: The Age of Kings

Age of Empires III

RELATED GAMES
Age of Empires III
Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs
 Written by Matt Swider  on September 11, 2008

News: Despite the collapse of Ensemble Studios, AoE to continue.



The fate of Age of Empires won't end with the fall of Ensemble Studios, says Microsoft corporate VP of interactive entertainment Shane Kim on Edge-Online.
    ?Microsoft continues to own Age of Empires.? Kim explains, ?It is not losing Age of Empires itself. We're still super excited for the potential for the franchise. The Windows gaming world continues to evolve, and we believe in the future of that property.?
Yesterday, it was reported that Ensemble Studios, the AoE franchise creator and developer since 1997, will close it doors early next year when Halo Wars is released. However, Microsoft, which has always published the series and bought Ensemble Studios in 2001, will ensure the Empire lives on for all PC and RTS fans alike.

source: Edge-Online



User Comments

Assassin’s Creed Unity Season Pass Free Game Offer Now Live


Halo 5 Beta Early Access for Xbox One Preview Program Members Announced


EA Sports UFC Now Available In EA Access Vault Exclusively for Xbox One


Xbox Countdown to 2015 Sale Day 2 Sales Now Live


Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One Patch Has A Big Problem


Assassin’s Creed Unity New Patch Weighs In At 6.7GB, Improves Stability and More


Rockstar Releases GTA Online Trailer That Shows Off Multiplayer Heists


WWE 2K15 DLC Now Available Includes WCW Pack


Sony’s Holiday Sales Revealed for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita Games This Week


Amazon Gold Box Deal of the Day is Destiny and Other Activision Games






Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS