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Age of Empires

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87.13% Overall Rank: 1272
PC Rank: 278
1997 Games Rank: 1263
1997 PC Rank: 278
Score based on 12 reviews


Age of Empires is an epic real-time strategy game spanning 10,000 years, in which players are the guiding spirit in the evolution of small stone age tribes. Starting with minimal resources, players are challenged to build their tribes into great civilizations. You can choose from one of several ways to win the game, including: World Domination (conquering enemy civilizations), Exploration of the known World, and Economic Victory through the accumulation of wealth.
Release Date: September 30, 1997

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PC Gameworld 05/04/02 Review 91 out of 100
PC Zone UK 08/13/01 Review 94 out of 100
Game Boyz 07/11/04 Review n/a
GameSpot 10/27/97 Review 6.8 out of 10
Game Vortex 11/24/02 Review 7.5 out of 10
PC Gameplay 10/09/02 Review 8 out of 10
Game Blitz 09/11/02 Review 90 out of 100
Next Generation 01/01/80 Review 4 out of 5
Computer Gaming World 01/01/80 Review 4.5 out of 5
GameSpot UK (Pre-2003) 01/01/80 Review 9.5 out of 10