Age of Empires Stats, Player Counts, Facts & News

Last Updated on: December 2nd, 2020

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Age of Empires Description

Age of Empires is the critically acclaimed, award winning Real Time Strategy (RTS) game with a legacy spanning over 15 years and nearly a dozen titles in the franchise. Known for its strategic gameplay founded on historical civilizations, the series spans a period of time from the Stone Age to early modern time, and even includes an episode exploring the legendary creatures and lore from mythology. Don’t just learn about history — play it. -The first game in the series was released on October 15, 1997 -The Age of Empires brand has sold more than 15 million games -Arguably one of the most popular and influential games in the Real Time Strategy (RTS) genre -Collectively offers over 50 different civilizations spanning 10,000 years of history -Known for its advanced Artificial Intelligence and sensational multiplayer gameplay -Considered by many as the top selling PC game of all time “The Age of Empires series has been one of the most innovative real-time strategy games for PC in the last decade or so.” –Mark Bozon, IGN Age of Empires has earned its legacy in the video game archives and a number of industry professionals regard it as one of the most influential games in the history of strategy gaming. Other games have emulated its core mechanics, but none have established the prestigious reputation associated with the Age of Empires name. After all of these years, it still has an army of followers from every civilization destined to ensure it is the greatest history game in the history of gaming.

Age of Empires Stats and Player Count

Here are a few of the most interesting Age of Empires stats and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

How many people play Age of Empires?

1 million monthly players

Last updated 7/1/19

Number of Age of Empire releases:

Last updated 1/19/18

Number of Age of Empire spinoffs:


Last updated 1/19/18

Number of copies of Age of Empire totals sold:

15 million

Last updated 1/19/18

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