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Microsoft Studios brings you three epic Age of Empires III games in one monumental collection for the first time.
Release Date: Sep 15, 2009
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$39.99

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Includes 3 items: Age of Empires® III: Complete Collection, Age of Empires II HD, Age of Empires II HD: The Forgotten

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Age of Mythology Extended Edition Trailer & Announcement

April 2nd, 2014

Hi AoE fans!

You can see the Age of Mythology Extended Edition trailer here: http://www.gamespot.com/videos/age-of-mythology-extended-edition-trailer/2300-6418101/

For more information about AoM: EE, be sure to visit the official webpage at http://www.ageofempires.com/aom.aspx

Enjoy! ːwololoː

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Announcing Age of Empires III Steam Trading Cards

November 20th, 2013

We're happy to announce Steam trading cards, backgrounds, badges and emotes specific to Age of Empires III, available immediately! Head on over to our Facebook for a preview at facebook.com/ageofempires.

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About the Game

Immerse yourself in the award-winning strategy experience. Microsoft Studios brings you three epic Age of Empires III games in one monumental collection for the first time. Command mighty European powers looking to explore new lands in the New World; or jump eastward to Asia and determine the outcome of its struggles for power.

System Requirements

    • OS:Windows XP
    • Processor:Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.0 GHz
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Graphics:64 MB NVIDIA GeForce 6800 or ATI Radeon X1300
    • DirectX®:dx90c
    • Hard Drive:12 GB HD space
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175 of 192 people (91%) found this review helpful
319 products in account
1 review
7.5 hrs on record
Age of Empires makes a comeback by jumping forward to the Imperial Era. Cannons, muskets, armed cavalries, large vessels and more cannons present a change of pace from the old sword-and-shield Age of Empires II. The third instalment of the franchise also introduces trading routes, a set of locations that you have to capture and control by building trading posts on it, reinforcing your income and XP gain. You can order shipments of goods from your mainland at intervals of time and befriend local indigenous tribes.

In a sense, there are plenty of new features to keep long time fans of Age of Empires interested, while retaining the same core gameplay. Build stuff, gather stuff, advance Ages, kill baddies. Only this time, with more cannons.
Posted: November 28th, 2013
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345 of 445 people (78%) found this review helpful
189 products in account
21 reviews
48.1 hrs on record
Still better than Age of Empires 2.

Strike one for imperialism.

Looks nice, sounds nice, cannons are a great feature, has a working online service, trading cards, steam hours counting, *breathes*, all the DLC you might have missed in the old days, great 3-tiered base campaign which follows a families lineage.

Takes place in the times of exploration, which is a nice departure from ancient times.

The simplification of some game features were hit or miss, some were niceties, others just are too simple. An example of one that was a miss was the removal of individual farm squares, and collection buildings, although it can be assumed that it is automated, it still seems too simple.

Has a nice variety of units, although, the crossbowmen seem kind of weaksauce when I got Janissaries with guns and cannons so big they can be used for artillery. Its let hack and slash, blow for blow of some other strategy games, and more so the style of "you mess up, you just might die".

Price is a little on the high side however, and if you can get it cheaper than $40, I would whole heartidly recommend it.
Posted: November 25th, 2013
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73 of 98 people (74%) found this review helpful
149 products in account
3 reviews
153.3 hrs on record
I've played the AOE series since they first came out of hiding, AOE 3 is not the best in the series (2nd is without doubt) but it is still a great buy and offers good fun for you money.
Posted: December 22nd, 2013
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142 of 211 people (67%) found this review helpful
352 products in account
54 reviews
71.0 hrs on record
One of the best RTS games ever!
Posted: October 31st, 2013
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32 of 33 people (97%) found this review helpful
97 products in account
1 review
53.0 hrs on record
10/10 Another way to ruin your social life if it already wasn't ruined to begin with.
Posted: December 31st, 2013
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