Age of Empires 4 will be released in the fall of 2021. In addition, new factions and Microsoft have shown a new campaign for the game. The final editions of AoE II and III will also receive new content.
Microsoft and developer Relic Entertainment announced this during the Age of Empires: Fan PreviewA live broadcast took place on Saturday night. AoE 4 will join the Delhi Sultanate, an Indian faction that uses domesticated elephants in battles, among other things. The second new faction is the Chinese, who are entering the gunpowder weapons arsenal faster than other factions. The new campaign focuses on the conflict between England and the Normans.
Tweakers has made its own preview marking the new information revealed by Microsoft and Relix about Age of Empires 4, where all newly introduced game content is discussed. Moreover, Microsoft owns ‘Virtual village’ A setting where all new content can be viewed, but there is also only one content summary.
Meanwhile, work continues on the final editions of the Second and Third Age of Empires. They have appeared on the market in 2019 and 2020 respectively. The second era is experiencing an expansion called Dawn of the Dukes, which is set in Eastern Europe. Additionally, the game will have a co-op mode in specific campaign missions. Microsoft will reveal more information on this later.
Finally, Age III will get its first major update on April 13th. The United States adds it as a playable faction. Players will get this update for free, although there is one a challenge It must be done to free the Americans. Microsoft also announced that Africa, or an African group, will be added to the game as a faction in the future.