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I'm really disappointed by this... Why couldn't they spice up the graphics and still keep the gameplay the same? I don't want to play this game with 1999 graphics again.

I totally loved the game back then, and would love to play it once more, but not like this.
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Originally Posted by Daredevil 720 View Post

I'm really disappointed by this... Why couldn't they spice up the graphics and still keep the gameplay the same? I don't want to play this game with 1999 graphics again.

I totally loved the game back then, and would love to play it once more, but not like this.

They'll have to call it AoE4 if they revamp the graphics biggrin.gif
post #193 of 243
I would appreciate it a bit more if it didn't have horrible performance. It crashes a lot too.

There is quite a lot of comments on the Steam Hub. Hopefully they can get it fixed sharpish
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post #194 of 243
If you pre-ordered you can play it right now smile.gif

And let me know when you find that multi-monitor button I can not find it!
post #195 of 243
Pre-ordered it so I've been playing since yesterday. There is some lag and some crashing but not too horrible. I've already played a few rounds of Castle Blood and Random Map. Good old AOE2.
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I am waiting for them to sort out the bugs =(

I was a huge AOE,AOK,AOEIII guy biggrin.gif Still play AOEIII every now and then.

 
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Its definately a lot better than normal AoE2 (Widescreen, better visuals, WORKING mp), but it's also buggy.

Sometimes opening the score board in-game will crash it
Sometimes it'll desync for no reason at all
The lobby system is pretty bad - leaving the team-select area sends you to the main menu, not the lobby list
There's still a bit of lag at the beginning of a game
Setting popcap to 500 causes crazy lag in 8p games


It's good, don't get me wrong, but it needs a patch.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by doomlord52 View Post

Its definately a lot better than normal AoE2 (Widescreen, better visuals, WORKING mp), but it's also buggy.

Sometimes opening the score board in-game will crash it
Sometimes it'll desync for no reason at all
The lobby system is pretty bad - leaving the team-select area sends you to the main menu, not the lobby list
There's still a bit of lag at the beginning of a game
Setting popcap to 500 causes crazy lag in 8p games


It's good, don't get me wrong, but it needs a patch.

Hmmm, it seems ill be buying this after a patch is released smile.gif I wonder if someone can get Age of Forgotten empires working on this in the future....
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The dev team for AOK HD had an AMA on reddit for feedback.
 
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Sad and i was hoping for it , since usually I play Rise of Nation till this day on unrank matches with few players. Will hold out until i see more improvment
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