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

What is “Age of Empires: Definitive Edition”?

With only 10 days to go till the release of Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, it's time to ask ourselves the question, what exactly is this Definitive Edition? And what should you expect of it once it finally becomes available on the Microsoft Store on February...

“Age of Empires: Definitive Edition” – Is it a 3D or a 2D game?

Ever since the first screenshots of Age of Empires: Definitive Edition have been released into the wild, one of the most frequently asked questions has been: "Is this a 2D game or a 3D game?". Our art team took the question as a compliment, as the game is in fact 2D,...

Powergaming 101 – Building Placement

If you're thinking this doesn't seem like an interesting topic with much to write about, you are wrong. There is a lot of detail in building placement in Age of Empires 2, making sure your collection buildings are positioned for maximum efficiency, placing your...

Map Breakdown – Bog Islands

Bog Islands is a very different map for one key reason, most of the map is made up of Mangrove Shallows; this terrain allows both land and water units to traverse it while also allowing building. The terrain itself raises some interesting questions about how the map...

Powergaming 101 – Utilizing Demolition Rafts

Today we're talking about a unit that doesn't get much use outside a couple of different maps from a handful of players with a particular love, blowing things up. The Demolition Raft is an underused unit with nearly one million and one uses, maybe not that many but we...

Map Breakdown – Hill Fort

Hill Fort is an interesting map and will remind a lot of Age of Mythology players of the map Acropolis. The main difference between these maps is when Hill Fort is played in team mode, you're entire team will have their individual plateaus. The way the hill setup...