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Microsoft announced today that Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition and Age of Empires IV will be coming to Xbox Series X/S during the 25th anniversary event of the real-time strategy franchise.
The Age of Empires II remake hits Xbox on January 31, 2023. Age of Empires IV follows at an unspecified later date in 2023.
Age of Empires IV launches on PC in 2021. It’s the first new entry in the series since 2005’s Age of Empires III, although Microsoft has been busy in recent years remaking older games in the franchise. commercial rights. That includes Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition, due out in 2019.
The series, and RTS games in general, have generally stuck with the PC. However, history has shown that these types of games can work on consoles, as we’ve seen with the Halo Wars titles.
Today, Microsoft also announced that the remake of Age of Mythology, subtitled Retold, is coming to PC Game Pass.
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