After it was officially announced back in 2017, Microsoft released a new gameplay trailer for Age of Empires IV during the X019 presentation in London.
The new teaser for the upcoming title displays a battle set sometime during the middle ages with two civilizations duking it out — the Mongols and the English. As you can see in the trailer, both forces are facing off in an epic battle for supremacy, although it’;s been teased that more civilizations will be added into the game. >Age of Empires 4 >is currently in development by Relic Entertainment with Xbox Game Studios serving as the game’;s publisher.>
In addition to >A>>ge of Empire IV> receiving a new teaser trailer, Xbox also announced that this past June, it had opened a brand-new game studio called World’s Edge. With the company confirming that this studio will be devoted to creating new projects pertaining to the >Age of Empires> franchise. The newly formed studio is led by Shannon Loftis, the former head of Xbox Game Studios Global Publishing Group.>
It is unknown when >Age of Empires IV> will officially launch as Microsoft has yet to unveil a launch window. However, >Age of Empires IV> will release on Windows 10 PCs, with an Xbox One or Xbox Scarlett port still up in the air.>
>Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition> was also released on the Microsoft Windows Store and Steam today. With the remastered version of the critically-acclaimed real-time strategy game, which includes 4K resolutions and higher-resolution models, as well as a new single-player campaign not available in the original game nor its HD remaster titled >The Last Khans>. So, despite a release date for >Age of Empires IV> still yet to be announced, fans of the series can indulge in some new content while we wait for the next installment.>