For the duration of Gamescom I will be keeping an eye out for photos and videos about Age of Empires on social media and the web.
If you will be attending the Age of Empires event at Gamescom, please share your photos and videos in this thread as well!
The first one is from Adam Isgreen on Twitter of the Age of Empires booth setup:
Like in Aoe3
Showing Villager gathering each resource next to it. Is a very useful feature and makes planning your macro more accurate and effective. Essentially leading to a better competitive experience.
I am not sure if it was already included. But if not. Then please consider this.
There was an old thread at HeavenGames called "You Know You Play Too Much AOE When.." followed by dozens of things that only an obsessed AOE fan would do.
⦁ You see your local town's center and wait for villies to come out
⦁ You hear about overpopulation in the third world and wonder why they
don't build more houses...
⦁ Then realize that the problem might be that they have reached their
⦁ You ask the preacher at your church how much range and hitpoints his cool tower has
⦁ You explain in a history lesson that early man could only have taken 10 minutes to reach the >Bronze Age.
⦁ You hit period instead of tab to find idle villagers on other RTS games and press CTRL+F12 to >print screen instead of Print Screen.
⦁ You swear that the Sumerians and Assyrians built Pyramiads.
(There were a couple others too-- The 2008 one is my favorite, and there was another in 2013 )
At this point, we're all waiting [im]patiently for AOE DE. Even though we don't even have a release date, let's make a list of
Reply in this thread to keep the list going: