Good news for strategy fans out there. Now you can play Age of Empires (AoEO) game online for free. The game is history based real time strategy (RTS) game and was released on 16 August 2011. Age of Empires is already the best selling strategy game and has been sold more than 20 million copies world wide. But now, the online version is here.
Play Age of Empires Online
Age of Empires Online is the next evolution in the best-selling real-time strategy (RTS) franchise Age of Empires. Developed by Microsoft Game Studios for the Games for Windows – LIVE platform, Age of Empires Online invites players to create a growing online world, which can be shared with friends and friendly rivals around the world. This game incorporates a new look, feel, and approach that appeals to long-time fans, newcomers, and everyone in between. To play this game, head over to ageofempiresonline.com
This is a freemium game, that means its free to play normally but you have the option to purchase premium content. Premium content may include access to many special items and blueprints, and more quests, more features and booster packs like Defense of Crete. This particular pack gives the player the ability to play in a horde type mode game. This is done in either single-player or co-op. Rare and epic gear, advisors, tech tree, player vs player, more workshops, empire points, in-game stories and much more features are added when you upgrade to premium civilization.
System Requirements to Play Age of Empires Online
Processor: Dual Core, 2Ghz or higher
Video card: 128 MB Shader 2 supported card or higher
Memory: Win XP SP3/Vista Home Basic – 1GB; Vista Premium, Ultimate/Windows 7 (32 bit) – 1.5GB; Windows 7 (64 bit) – 2.5GB
Hard drive space: 2.5 GB required for downloads
Internet: Broadband internet required
Age of Empires Online is exclusively available for Windows PC and Games for Windows – LIVE. This game cannot be played on Xbox 360 or any other platform. So go ahead and create your online empire – for the Age of Empires Online is here.