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Metascore
83

Generally favorable reviews - based on 9 Critic Reviews

User Score
8.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 359 Ratings

Summary: 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. Gamers can choose from one of several ways to win the game, including: world domination by conquering enemy civilizations, exploration of the known world and economic victory through the accumulation of wealth. Age of Empires was developed by Ensemble Studios and features the expertise of Bruce Shelley, co-designer of the hit strategy game "Civilization." [Microsoft]
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Rating: T
Developer: Ensemble Studios
Genre(s): Strategy, Real-Time, Historic, Historic, Command
Number of Players:1-8 Players
ESRB Descriptors:Animated Blood Animated Violence
Cast Credit
Sandy Petersen Scenario
Mark Terrano Programming
Angelo Laudon Lead Programming
David Rippy Music
Dave Pottinger Programming
Matt Pritchard Programming
Scott Winsett Art
Chris Rippy Sound
Herb Ellwood Art
Duncan McKissick Art
Thonny Namuonglo Art
Duane Santos Art
Stephen Rippy Music
Rick Goodman Lead Design
Bruce Shelley Design
Brian Sullivan Design
Tim Deen Programming
Mickey Kawick Programming
Bill Schofield Programming
Brad Crow Lead Art
Sean Wolff Art
Don Gagen Art
David Deen Art
Tony Goodman Production
Ian Fischer Scenario
John Evanson Scenario
David Lewis Programming
David Lewis Programming
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