We’re a team of passionate game developers, known for creating official expansions for the classic RTS series, Age of Empires. Feel free to explore our site while we’re working on some new, exciting projects!

Our games

We’re a team of passionate game developers, known for creating official expansions for the classic RTS series, Age of Empires. Feel free to explore our site while we’re working on some new, exciting projects!

Our games

We’re a team of passionate game developers, known for creating official expansions for the classic RTS series, Age of Empires. Feel free to explore our site while we’re working on some new, exciting projects!

Our games

Age of Empires II HD: The Forgotten

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

Age of Empires II HD: The African Kingdoms

The second official expansion pack for Age of Empires II HD!

Age of Empires II HD: Rise of the Rajas

The third official expansion pack for Age of Empires II HD!

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the game that started it all!

Age of Mythology: Extended Edition

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

Age of Mythology: Tale of the Dragon

A new expansion for the RTS classic Age of Mythology, bringing the series to China!

Latest news

Forgotten Empires @ gamescom 2017!

Hey everyone, This year, Forgotten Empires will be present at gamescom! We'll be part of the Age of Empires booth and will be giving fans a first look at Age of Empires: Definitive Edition! What is gamescom and can I be part of it? Gamescom is a yearly trade fair for...

Announcing Age of Empires: Definitive Edition!

Since the arrival of Facebook, we tend to forget people's birthdays, especially for old friends we haven't seen in a while. This year, one of those old friends is celebrating its 20th birthday! And we're celebrating properly! We're proud to announce Age of Empires:...

Former Ensemble Studios Lead Engineers join FE Team!

Wow…Hard to believe that it’s been 5 years since the whole “Forgotten Empires” project started. What began as a massive mod project for Age of Empires II, scrambled together by a colourful bunch of passionate players, evolved into us having the opportunity and honour...

Aoe2: Interview – Campaign Design

In The Forgotten expansion to Age of Empires II: HD Edition, one of the campaigns follows the story of the renowned Italian mercenary captain Francesco Sforza. On this very day 551 years ago, Francesco Sforza died and left his legacy behind in Renaissance Italy. We at...

Aoe2: Comparing the different Battle Elephants

The Battle Elephant is a slow and heavy cavalry unit that is available to the Burmese, Khmer, Malay, and Vietnamese civilizations. It can be created at the Stable in the Castle Age for 120 Food and 70 Gold. Due to its steep initial cost, players will need to fully...