Age of Empires II is the sequel to the award-winning, best-selling real-time strategy game Age of Empires. Explore new maps, multiplayer scenarios, spectator mode, user-created content from the Steam Workshop and more in the HD Edition re-release and The Forgotten expansion.
Advanced Combat Options
Players can use garrisoning and military formations that add interesting tactical choices.Alternative to Combat
Players can improve the economy of their civilization through trade and diplomacy options.Diverse Cultures
Command one of 23 mighty civilizations, each with unique attributes, buildings, and technologies, as well as unique combat units.Achieve Victory in Many Ways
Choose your path to victory: be it the domination of enemy civilizations, or economic victory through the accumulation of wealth.Experience Intense Single & Multiplayer Gameplay
Story-based campaigns focus on historical figures and their struggles, like William Wallace, Joan of Arc, Genghis Khan and more.