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post #31 of 47
It seems that you can download the game itself for free but you gotta pay to play it...

I'll stick to AoE2: The Conquerors expansion as well.
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It seems that you can download the game itself for free but you gotta pay to play it...

I'll stick to AoE2: The Conquerors expansion as well.
uh no?

You download it and play for free, spending money unlocks premium armies.
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WTH. aom gone settlers..? :\\

I'm not gonna try another pay2win game.
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I got into the Beta a while back and I can definitely say I stopped playing it after 14 hours. It wasn't fun surprising. It felt like AOE2 but had none of the charm. So I got a few mates over and we played AOE2 instead for hours on end, and we even got total conversions for it to make it even more interesting each time. Seriously all they have to do is make an AOE2 HD update none of this asterix look-a-like nonsense with mod support and they can see the cash roll in.

Why don't they do that? If you're reading this Microsoft do that.
post #35 of 47
i was always an Age of Mythology bloke but i usually get bored in strats and just cheat AOM was one of the first where i didnt.
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i was always an Age of Mythology bloke but i usually get bored in strats and just cheat AOM was one of the first where i didnt.
Thanks for reminding me, I want an AOM sequel now.
post #37 of 47
I want an AoE2: TC remake with the graphics of AOE3, but the exact same gameplay as AoE2.

I miss the markets and docks where you could trade with each other for gold and massing so many damn troops.

Good times... Good times...
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post #38 of 47
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This. I loved age of kings and the conquerors expansion back in the day, especially playing multiplayer team games.

Also seems like there's a lot of booster and enhanced stuff you have to pay from what I can see in the main page... so does this mean the free to play is kind of crippled if you don't pay for the extras?
Age of the Kings was absolutely amazing!! By far my favorite Age of Empires Expansion/Game
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uh no?

You download it and play for free, spending money unlocks premium armies.
Well, I downloaded it, ran the installer and when I opened it, the Windows Live thingy popped and then I created an account there and continued and it asked for a serial key..
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Well, I downloaded it, ran the installer and when I opened it, the Windows Live thingy popped and then I created an account there and continued and it asked for a serial key..
GFWL? Many have tried and failed to come up with something worse.
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