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Agree on this! Mythology was the shizz! Sorry for my language =P I always found myself reenacting it like a little kid ...wait i was a kid xD

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AOM was the best GAME EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It was one of the first games I ever played.
(Along with AOE, I,II,II)

i concur, Age of Mythology was THE game. (i enjoyed watching that ass hat mini titan die at the end)
not sure if it is good, but i remember most of the cheats for that. if we were now in the AoM world then i would just type "ATM OF EREBUS" and buy myself a GTX Titan biggrin.gif (also, O CANADA was hilarious)
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Totally agree with some of the commnets here.

Age of Mythology was great. AoE 3 was a bit crap. And the price for this is a bit much considering it's simply been tweaked... Not like the Settlers 2 treatment Ubisoft just unleashed.

AoM 3 wasn't that bad. in what other game could you summon a huge monster truck that can demolish everything just by looking at it?



this HD remake feels more like what the C&C First Decade did for most of the games in it. i.e. making the old games compatible with modern systems. the only difference is that TFD included 12 games (including the expansion packs) for the price of a single 50$ game (and an amazing bonus DVD) , and this is what should have been done with the AoE franchise (especially AoM which has to be included)

if anyone is interested, there is a new collection pack for the C&C games.
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JEEZ!! I am getting this on launch day!

I would also love an AI overhaul, as the one from AOE2 was known to be omnipresent and very pattern-driven, tongue.gif
   
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i concur, Age of Mythology was THE game. (i enjoyed watching that ass hat mini titan die at the end)
not sure if it is good, but i remember most of the cheats for that. if we were now in the AoM world then i would just type "ATM OF EREBUS" and buy myself a GTX Titan biggrin.gif (also, O CANADA was hilarious)
AoM 3 wasn't that bad. in what other game could you summon a huge monster truck that can demolish everything just by looking at it?



this HD remake feels more like what the C&C First Decade did for most of the games in it. i.e. making the old games compatible with modern systems. the only difference is that TFD included 12 games (including the expansion packs) for the price of a single 50$ game (and an amazing bonus DVD) , and this is what should have been done with the AoE franchise (especially AoM which has to be included)

if anyone is interested, there is a new collection pack for the C&C games.

Nah you're right it wasn't that bad, but I certainly enjoyed AoE 2 more biggrin.gif

And I'd buy that, but I already own the Decade Pack, and the other games separately biggrin.gif
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wow not bad, Between this and Total Annihilation, So many days of my life gone.
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Awesome games! Remind me the old nostalgia when i was a kid rolleyes.gif
hmm lets hope it doesn't have DRM stuff biggrin.gif
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awwww got excited when I seen this redface.gif PRE-ORDER here I come thumb.gif
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This looks like a proper remake. I like that it will be integrated with steam.

This was one of my favorite RTS games of all time. I haven't played it in 10 years though.
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This looks like a proper remake. I like that it will be integrated with steam.

This was one of my favorite RTS games of all time. I haven't played it in 10 years though.

It's not a remake, its a reskin with some tweaks. Important difference smile.gif
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It does. Age of Kings was the base game. It also includes the expansion
excellent!!!
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It's not a remake, its a reskin with some tweaks. Important difference smile.gif
All it needs, I think anything else will ruin the game.
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