We’re a team of passionate game developers, known for creating an official expansion for the RTS classic, Age of Empires II. We have several exciting projects in the works, so stay tuned! In the meantime, feel free to explore our site and, as always, we’d love to hear from you!

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Recent Games

Age of Empires II HD: The Forgotten

The first official expansion pack for Age of Empires II in over 13 years!

Age of Mythology: Extended Edition

The mythical spin-off from Age of Empires is now updated and available on Steam!

Retaliation: Enemy Mine

A new strategy game coming your way. Something for the tactical masterminds!

Age of Empires II: Forgotten Empires

The original mod that started it all. It is still available for download but development is only continued on the Steam version.

Coming soon!

More information coming in April

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Coming soon!

More information coming in April

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Latest news


Retaliation: Enemy Mine on Steam Greenlight

After a long period of silence, we can proudly announce a new project In cooperation with Italian game devs “Xteam Software” we put Retaliation: Enemy mine on Steam Greenlight earlier this week. It’s a turn-based strategy game, played on a hexagonal...

Retaliation: Dev Blog #1

A new game, a new dev blog! Just like with Age of Empires II: The Forgotten, we’re going to try and provide you with an update every few weeks on our new project. But before we get to that, let’s introduce our new project and our new partners in crime. The...

New Year, New Website!

A new year, a new website! Not that this is a rule, but we figured we might stay  with the times. As you can see on the front page we have no less than 3 projects in the making. One will be announced in the next weeks probably. What else to expect? More articles for...

We wish you an awesome 2015!

All of us from Forgotten Empires wish you the best for 2015. Stay tuned for some exciting new projects in the coming year! Original art by Jonas Jensen...

ZeroEmpires Charity Livestream

Age of Empires II and charity, not the most usual combination, but everything is possible around Christmas time! This weekend ZeroEmpires will be hosting a Christmas charity livestream to raise money for Child’s Play, a fantastic cause that helps to provide ill...

Age of Artists: Ink Drawings

A little bit of a different news post, but we really wanted to share the work of Kris Knapp with you guys: he’s an American fellow who likes himself a good rambling on the battlefield once in a while. And also likes to draw about it. His drawing style is quite...