of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties is the second expansion pack for
the massively popular Age of Empires III, from Ensemble Studios and
Microsoft Game Studios. Engaging gamers of all ages and types in epic
warfare in the Eastern world, Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties
will lead Japanese, Chinese and Indian civilizations to expand their
Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties is the latest
installment in the award-winning Age of Empires franchise, developed
collaboratively by Big Huge Games and Ensemble Studios for the Games
for Windows platform.
- Playable Asian civilizations.
Lead one of three unique Asian civilizations — Japan, China and India —
to expand their empires and fight for control in the Eastern world.
Each Asian civilization, led by powerful leaders, will have unique
groups, armies and wonders, as well as buildings that reflect the
culture’s architectural style.
- New gameplay elements. Extending
upon the innovative gameplay of Age of Empires III, Age of Empires: The
Asian Dynasties will introduce new ways of winning and trading, random
map styles that feature remixes of classic Age of Empires game styles,
and 15 new Asian Wonders.
- Exciting new single-player campaign.
Returning to the historical, civilization-based single-player
campaigns, Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties will offer gamers
who enjoy the solo experience a chance to engage in strategic combat
with Japan, China or India through several engrossing scenarios.
Expanding upon a successful formula. Age of Empires III: The Asian
Dynasties is the second expansion pack for the massively popular Age of
Empires III, one of the fastest-selling titles in the franchise
history, leading and innovating the RTS genre through exciting and
revolutionary gameplay features.
- Games for Windows franchise. This
second expansion pack will also ship as a Games for Windows title with
easier installation, reliability standards and support for key features
of Windows Vista®, including the Games Explorer and Parental Controls.