Tracking is a technology in Age of Empires II that can be researched at the Barracks once the Feudal Age is reached. Once researched, it increases the Line of Sight of all infantry units by +2.

Civilizations BonusesEdit

  • Chinese: Tracking is 10%/15%/20% cheaper in the Feudal/Castle/Imperial Age.
  • Goths: With Perfusion researched, researching Tracking is 100% faster.
  • Slavs: Tracking is free.

Team bonuses Edit

  • A team containing Goths: Researching Tracking is 20% faster.


The Age of KingsEdit

  • Tracking costs 75F.

The ForgottenEdit

  • Tracking costs 50F.

History Edit

As the Dark Ages passed and barbarian clans became trained armies, military techniques improved. The new armies were better prepared for campaigning and maneuver. One result of these improvements was being less susceptible to surprise and ambush.

Infantry technologies
Tracking | Squires | Arson | Scale Mail Armor | Chain Mail Armor | Plate Mail Armor | Forging | Iron Casting | Blast Furnace