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This article is about the patch for the vanilla game for Mac. For the patch for the Extended Edition, see patch 2.0 (Age of Mythology).

Patch 2.0 is a patch for the Mac version of Age of Mythology that updates the game to a universal binary and introduces several graphical and interface improvements.

Minimum requirements[]

The version 2.0 is a universal binary, and will run natively on both Intel and PowerPC Macs. This new version has the following minimum system requirements:

  • 500 MHz or faster PowerPC G4, G5, or Intel processor. 1 GHz or faster recommended.
  • Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later. Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger" recommended.
  • QuickTime 6.4 or later.
  • 256 Megabytes (MB) of RAM. 512 MB recommended.
  • 32 MB video card.
  • 1 GB of available hard disk space. 1.5 GB recommended.
  • 8x CD-ROM drive.
  • 56 Kbps modem or LAN for online network play. Broadband recommended.

Changes[]

  • To play multiplayer games via LAN, DirectIP, or GameRanger, all players must upgrade to version 2.0. multiplayer games may not be played between versions 1.x and 2.0.
  • Bump-mapped water effects have been implemented.
  • Environment mapping has been added; certain units (such as Scarabs and Kraken) will appear shinier.
  • Some load times have been reduced.
  • Rendering speeds have been improved under some hardware cases.
  • Support for monitor resolutions up to 1920x1440 has been added.
  • Save games and third-party scenarios are stored within the universal binary application. If you need to access these files from the Mac OS X Finder, click the Age of Mythology game icon and do a "Show Package Contents". From there, locate the Contents/Resources/GameData folder. For example, if the player downloads a third-party scenario and wishes to add it to the game, do a "Show Package Contents" on the game icon, and place place the downloaded file(s) into the Contents/Resources/GameData/scenario folder.
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Age of Empires
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Age of Empires II
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AoE2-DLCicon-1 The Conquerors 1.0 (launch) · 1.0b · 1.0c
Aoe2 hb HD Edition 2.1 · 2.2 · 2.3 · 2.5 · 2.6 · 2.7 · 2.8
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AoE2-DLCicon-3 The African Kingdoms 4.4 · 4.5 · 4.6 · 4.7 · 4.8 · 4.9
AoE2-DLCicon-4 Rise of the Rajas 5.0 · 5.1 · 5.3 · 5.4 · 5.5 · 5.6 · 5.7 · 5.8
AoE2-DLCicon-5 The Last Khans Update 32708 · Update 32911 · Update 33059 · Update 33164 · Update 33315 · Update 34055 · Hotfix 34223 · Hotfix 34397 · Update 34699 · Hotfix 34793 · Hotfix 35209 · Update 35584 · Update 36202 · Update 36906 · Update 37650 · Hotfix 37906 · Update 39284 · Hotfix 39515 · Update 40220 · Update 40874 · Update 41855 · Update 42848 · Hotfix 43210
AoE2Icon-LordsWest Lords of the West Update 44725 · Hotfix 44834 · Hotfix 45185 · Update 46295 · Update 47820 · Update 50292 · Hotfix 50700
Dawn of the Dukes icon Dawn of the Dukes Update 51737 · Hotfix 53347 · Update 54480 · Update 56005 · Update 58259 · Update 59165
AoE2Icon-DynastiesIndia Dynasties of India Update 61321 · Update 62085 · Update 63482 · Hotfix 63581 · Update 66692 · Hotfix 71094 · Update 73855 · Update 75350 · Update 77209 · Update 78174 · Hotfix 78757 · Update 81058 · Hotfix 82587
AoE2Icon-ReturnRome Return of Rome Update 83607 · Hotfix 85208 · Hotfix 85614 · Update 87863 · Update 90260 · Update 93001 · Hotfix 93870
AoE2Icon-MountainRoyals The Mountain Royals Update 95810 · Hotfix 96976 · Update 99311 · Hotfix 99404 · Update 104954
Aoe2 hb Victors and Vanquished Update 107882 · Update 108769 · Hotfix 109739 · Update 111772 · Hotfix 113358 · Hotfix 114480 · Update 117204 · Update 118476
Age of Mythology
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Aom original icon Mac 1.0.1 · 2.0 · 2.01
AoM The Titans icon The Titans 1.01 · 1.02 · 1.03
AoM Extended icon Extended Edition 1.5 · 1.6 · 1.7 · 1.8 · 1.9 · 1.10 · 1.11 · 1.12
AoM Extended icon Tale of the Dragon 2.0 · 2.1 · 2.2 · 2.3 · 2.4 · 2.5 · 2.6 · 2.7 · 2.8
AoMIcon-Retold Retold Release
Age of Empires III
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3WCIcon48px The WarChiefs 1.01 · 1.02 · 1.03 · 1.04 · 1.05 · 1.06
3ADIcon48px The Asian Dynasties 1.01 · 1.02 · 1.03
Age3DE Icon Definitive Edition Update 3552 · Hotfix 4087 · Update 5208 · Update 6159 · Hotfix 6847 · Update 9476 · Update 10807 · Update 13088 · Update 14825 · Update 18493 · Update 20322 · Update 23511 · Hotfix 24632 · Update 26865 · Hotfix 27330 · Hotfix 27812 · Update 29715 · Hotfix 30181
Age3DE Icon The African Royals Update 38254 · Hotfix 39346 · Update 43871 · Update 47581 · Update 50830 · Update 54545 · Update 56860 · Update 61213 · Update 13.690 · Update 13.4412
Age3DE Icon Knights of the Mediterranean Update 13.9057 · Update 13.10442 · Update 13.12327 · Update 13.18214 · Update 13.27885 · Hotfix 13.29366 · Hotfix 13.29985 · Update 13.38085 · Update 13.58326 · Update 14.3853 · Update 14.43676 · Update 15.30007 · Patch 15.30007 · Update 15.59076
GameIcon-AoE4 Age of Empires IV
Release Patch 7989 · Update 8324 · Patch 9369 · Patch 10257 · Patch 11009 · Patch 11963
Season One Season One Update · Patch 12973 · Patch 14681 · Patch 15965
Season Two Season Two Update 17718 · Patch 20249 · Patch 23349
Season Three Update 24916 · Patch 5.1.148 · Patch 5.1.148.1 · Patch 5.2.131
Season Four Update 6.0.878 · Patch 6.1.130
Season Five Update 7.0.5861 · Hotfix 7.0.5976 · Hotfix 7.0.6026 · Patch 7.1.113
Xbox release Update 8.0.185 · Patch 8.1.276 · Patch 8.2.218
Season Six Update 9.1.176 · Patch 9.1.370 · Patch 9.2.628
Season Seven Update 10.0.576 · Patch 10.1.48
Season Eight Update 11.0.782
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