Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition is an upcoming remaster of Age of Empires II.

It features 4K resolution graphical upgrades, a fully remastered soundtrack, and new civilizations.[1]. It is expected to be released in Fall 2019.

New features Edit

  • All Age of Empires HD base game and expansions ported into the Definitive Edition
  • New graphics and effects, including building demolition
  • Remastered Soundtrack
  • Toggable options for old school fans
  • Automatic reseeding
  • Global queue
  • Mixed units and tech queue
  • Progress bar for buildings, effects on them if they are working
  • Zoom
  • Challenge maps to learn mechanics such boar luring and build orders
  • New server based multiplayer
  • New AI that doesn't cheat, and a new level of difficulty: extreme
  • Reworked GUI with villagers working in each resource displayed in the top
  • Reworked and improved old campaigns, including changes to the civilizations displayed for a more accurate representation
  • Changes to some civilizations architectural sets: Byzantines and Spanish now uses the Mediterranean European set.
  • The Last Khans content
  • Includes popular mods, like smalltree and grid
  • Modding possibility via Age of Empires web
  • New units and objects, and redesign for some old ones (p.e "sea wall")
  • Improved spectator mode and multiplayer, including native streaming support
  • Crossplay between Steam and Microsoft Store

New content Edit

Campaigns Edit

  • Tamerlane campaign (name TBA)
  • TBA
  • TBA

Civilizations Edit

  • Bulgarians
  • Lithuanians
  • Cumans
  • Tatars

Videos Edit

Age of Empires II DE - E3 2019 - Gameplay Trailer

Age of Empires II DE - E3 2019 - Gameplay Trailer

References Edit

External links Edit

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