Gameplay[ edit ] Gameplay screenshot showing a battle scene. Age of Empires Online, like its predecessors, was a real-time based strategy videogame. The game featured much of the gameplay of the series , with the addition of a massive multiplayer online gaming element. The player possessed a capital city for each started civilization, that continued to exist when the player is offline. Also, the game featured a great quantity of new content, such as the ability to craft items with earned materials and trading with other players. To assure victory, the player had to gather and preserve resources to spend on new units, buildings and more advanced technology.

Walls are used to prevent access for enemy units to an enclosed area, while friendly units can traverse the walls through inserted gates.

Stores built within the city can be visited by other players and currency used for the items purchased will add to the player’s funds.

Each civilization has unique buildings, but some are common for all civilizations; the most important of these being the town center, where villagers are created, resources are stored, some technologies researched and in which the player can advance to the next age.

Walls are used to prevent access for enemy units to an enclosed area, while friendly units can traverse the walls through inserted gates.

The designers were surprised that fans of the series were most fond of the simpler aspects of the previous titles.

The fortress is a powerful defensive building which can train a variety of units, including the civilization’s unique units, and fires arrows at enemy units within range.

By using Sparta PvP to find a random match, or by using the arena in the capital city to play against a party member.

Each civilization has unique buildings, but some are common for all civilizations; the most important of these being the town center, where villagers are created, resources are stored, some technologies researched and in which the player can advance to the next age.

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