The Fortress Age is the third Age in Age of Empires III, following from the Colonial Age. It is characterized by the beginning of fortification in the civilization's colony, the mobilization of heavy artillery, and the improvements of the economy. More advanced cavalry and infantry units become available in the Fortress Age including the Falconet. To advance to the Fortress Age, 1200 food and 1000 coin is required.
Units and buildings availableEdit
- Artillery Foundry
- Arsenal (can be accessed in the Colonial Age after shipping the relevant Home City card)
- Fort - All Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery, except artillery pieces (Mortar, Falconet, Culverin and Heavy Cannon) units are available.
- Plantation (can be accessed in the Discovery Age after shipping the relevant card)
|Ages in Age of Empires III|
|Discovery Age · Colonial Age · Fortress Age · Industrial Age · Imperial Age|