It’s time for an Anniversary! We’re celebrating a yr of Age of Empires II: Definitive Version with the most important replace we’ve ever shipped, together with a NEW Battle Royale recreation mode, NEW options to assist welcome our rising neighborhood, stability modifications, bug fixes, and extra!
It’s time for a Battle Royale, Age of Empires fashion! With the November Anniversary Replace, we’re introducing a brand new recreation mode – Battle Royale! This fast-paced mode pits as much as eight gamers towards one another in 5 new customized maps for a free-for-all contest to see who might be the final combatant standing. Every participant begins with two hero models and might then scout the map for each provide and navy buildings. Assets are on a relentless tick and can speed up when you’re capable of keep management of these provide buildings, however be vigilant – some other participant can take these away by eliminating your defenses and attaining proximity. Purchase a number of navy buildings to spam models and convey large armies into the battlefield – all because the map shrinks inward and eliminates each your play area and assets over time.
Introducing Fast Play! We’ve now made it simpler than ever to leap in and play Age of Empires II: Definitive Version. Fast Play permits gamers to rapidly set recreation kind and map preferences, and effortlessly matchmake with others in Random Map, Empire Wars, and Battle Royale recreation modes. The queue for Fast Play is unranked and meant for handy play with only a few clicks!
Which Civ is your best option on your play fashion? We’ve up to date the Civ Choice UI to incorporate new Civ Info to assist inform your play, and we’ve added useful Hints & Tricks to loading screens to higher put together you for the battles forward. As Age of Empires II: Definitive Version grows, it’s extra vital than ever that we create a welcoming atmosphere for brand new gamers, in addition to make stability modifications extra evident in up to date details about every Civ. Have a look and check out one thing new!
However wait, there’s extra – we’ve given the primary menu UI an entire overhaul! Age of Empires II: Definitive Version has at all times been a recreation with quite a lot of content material and choices, however we’ve seen that be troublesome to navigate – with Marketing campaign content material, Normal video games, ranked and unranked Multiplayer, Artwork of Struggle missions, an Editor, and extra – the place does anybody begin? The brand new principal menu UI simplifies navigation in nearly each method and makes it simpler and ever to search out the content material you care about, and represents the beginning of extra thrilling updates coming within the months forward.
Alongside all of this, we’ve additionally up to date the UI for celebration invitations, making it simpler than ever to play with your pals.
We hope you’re as excited as we’re to have fun a yr of Age of Empires II: Definitive Version and we’re excited to convey you with us into the yr forward with extra nonetheless to return!