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Score Breakdown Based on 164 ratings
  1. 10 (30)
  2. 9 (20)
  3. 8 (25)
  4. 7 (22)
  5. 6 (23)
  6. 5 (20)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (9)

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  • User Rating 4

    Very lackluster, bug-ridden "update". Multiplayer is pretty much unplayable at the moment.

    Rated on April 10, 2013 by YourOpFeR

    Like many others, I was excited when I saw AoE2HD on Steam. I spent many a day playing AoE2 back when the game was new and the prospect of enjoying some online matches made me buy the game early (you ...

    9 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Not much new here. Should have cost less.

    Rated on April 09, 2013 by StarCarlton

    I love the original series. I was thinking that they would have enhanced a lot - but they didn't. The terrain looks the same - the character animations look the same. It seems to take longer to farm...

    8 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    I'm glad I didn't buy it and a friend gifted it to me. What a waste of money.

    Rated on April 11, 2013 by Abberon

    This is going to be a short review because there's next to nothing to write. Anyone who's been into RTS for long enough knows about AoE. AoE II was arguably the best of the series and I enjoyed it a...

    5 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.5

    It sucked then, and still sucks.

    Rated on April 12, 2013 by johanngg

    The Age of Empire series is the reason why I gave up on RTS games. I had been developing a deep resent for RTS games, the extreme tedium of watching a bunch of pixels gathering resources, became my pe...

    2 out of 47 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    A sorely lack of enhancements and a sprung of new bugs mar this 'remake' of the all-time legendary classic

    Rated on April 20, 2013 by raichou

    Mini-Review If you're a 90's kid, you've most definitely played Age of Empires II. Hell, it ruined my primary school grades and managed to nearly fck up my chances to getting into a good high schoo...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Its back baby, one of if not thee best RTS of all time, now with renewed support of online play and win7/8 compatibility

    Rated on April 21, 2013 by lucinator

    One of, if not, thee best RTS of all time is now playable on your computer. While the game play and the graphics haven't changed that's a good thing since the original rocked. Online play allows you...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    Apparently "Remastered" only means resold...

    Rated on October 28, 2013 by Titantheman

    Despite the excellent nature of the game and the epic history of the series, this game has been little more than glossed over. While it does do much better with a full resolution engine, this is more ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.