All new content for Age of Empires II HD is now available on Steam. Players can get their hands on Age of Empires II HD: The African Kingdoms for 20% off. The official steam game description gives more details about what players can expect.
“Welcome to Age of Empires II HD: The African Kingdoms; the second new official expansion for the Age of Empires II universe in over 16 years. Challenge friends with four additional civilizations, new units, ships, and technologies. Fight your way through the African continent with four campaigns and obliterate your opponents with a fresh batch of units under your command!”
Age of Empires II HD is the sequel to the Age of Empires game. Age of Empires is a popular Real Time Strategy game, also known as an RTS game. The franchise focuses on a library of civilizations and utilizes multiplayer gameplay. The critically-acclaimed series released its’ first title back in October of 1997. The franchise has sold over 15 million games to date. There are numerous expansions available for the title including Age of Empires: The Conquerors.
Check out the video below for a closer look at the series and some of its’ features.
Steam offers an Age of Empires Legacy Bundle for $29.99 that includes:
Age of Empires II HD
Age of Empires II HD: The African Kingdoms
Age of Empires II HD: The Forgotten
Age of Empires® III: Complete Collection
It looks like the event is available for a limited time, so take a look at the Steam Store page for more details. Be sure to take advantage of the discount before it ends on November 9th, at 10 am Pacific Time.
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