Microsoft Age of Empires II

Microsoft Age of Empires II

Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 2 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.0a
  • Total Downloads:
    27,742
  • Date Added:
    December 22, 2000
  • File Size:
    2.52MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    126
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/NT/2000

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5 stars

"Challenging but Fun"

March 23, 2011  |  By mscop911

 |  Version: Microsoft Age of Empires II 2.0a

Pros

Graphics are still quite nice even though the program is somewhat old.

Cons

None noted.

Summary

Great program for empire builders and has enough combat action to keep you on your toes.

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4 stars

"It's like simcity with war."

August 27, 2010  |  By MatthewMayo

 |  Version: Microsoft Age of Empires II 2.0a

Pros

I love the fact that you've got to build a civilization while defending yourself from enemies.

Cons

The enemies seem to attack before you've really gotten anything established. If I can't field an army that early neither should they.

Summary

This game keeps my mind busy which is something that is hard to do. I can concentrate on it and specifically my tactics for winning the war that inevitably comes. My favorite is start off with an ally and put all of my troops in his lands and then declare him an enemy. By the time the computer has caught up I have wiped him out and have his resources. I don't like the way that the soldiers are so single minded that they don't defend themselves when attacked if they are already attacking a building.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.0a
  • The AI Update located below
  • Town Center changes
  • Improved performance of single player campaign games
  • Improved overall stability.
  • You can no longer use a fishing ship to build buildings other than a fish trap
  • The cooperative farming bug has been fixed
  • A number of computer player and scenario editor bugs have also been fixed
  • General
    Publisher Microsoft
    Publisher web site http://www.microsoft.com/
    Release Date December 22, 2000
    Date Added December 22, 2000
    Version 2.0a
    Category
    Category Games
    Subcategory Strategy Games
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 98, Windows, Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows NT
    Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/ME/Nt/2000
    Download Information
    File Size 2.52MB
    File Name Age2upA.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 27,742
    Downloads Last Week 126
    Pricing
    License Model Update
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free
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