Age of Empires II HD Edition

EU & US Release date: 9 Apr, 2013
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Age of Empires II HD: Rise of the Rajas Announced - Arrives In Less Than A Week

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Would you expect the HD re-release of a 17-year old game to the brand-new DLC? Whether you did or didn't, it's happening. Age of Empires II HD: Rise of the Rajas is just 5 days away.

Age of Mythology is getting a new, Chinese-themed expansion

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It's been thirteen years since Age of Mythology launched, adding a supernatural spin and a shiny 3D engine to the classic real-time strategy series. You might think your odds of getting a new expansion would be pretty low.

Microsoft Studios lays out 2015 development road map for Age of Empires 2: HD, confirms a brand new expansion is on the way

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Today marks the two year anniversary of Age of Empires 2: HD's release on Steam, but if you thought that the team responsible for the upgraded version of Ensemble's classic strategy game would leave it at that, you'd be wrong.

A new patch dropped yesterday, and publisher Microsoft Studios has outlined its plans for the rest of 2015, including improvements to the Steam workshop, a reworked lobby system, and a whole new expansion.

Microsoft job listing seeks 'principal lead' for "established and well-loved" strategy IP

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There are doings afoot over at Microsoft's Redmond campus as they want a senior games developer to join their team who are working on "an established and well-loved" strategy franchise. It's a AAA project.

No Windows Phone exclusive nonsense presumably, and PC might be getting some Microsoft love after all. Age of Empires is Microsoft's strategy flagship series.

Age of Empires 2 HD receives first expansion 'The Forgotten', five new civilizations

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Hidden Path Entertainment has just released The Forgotten expansion for Age of Empires 2 HD, which adds five new civilizations to the real-time strategy. It's available through Steam for $9.99.

Italians, Indians, Slavs, Magyars and Incas are all gearing up for war. There are also four new campaigns to choose from, as well as new modes, techs and streaming.

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