“ Manufacturer: Konami / Genre: Strategy / 1 player / published by: Konami „
Age of empires 2 is the second installment of the highly successful and popular age of empires series.It lets you take control of some of the most powerful civilisations of history in campaigns or other 1 player modes including death match, regicide and random map.The campaigns feature some of the worlds finest leaders such as Joan of arc, William Wallace, Saladin, Genghis Khan, Barbarossa.The player has to complete certain objectives such as capturing relics, making alliances or simply defeating another civilisation.The other game modes do not have such a set path and are more about defeating the opposition.Death match is a mode where all civilisations start of with a large amount of resources.Regicide is where the player has to defeat all the oppositions kings and random map is where the computer generates a map based on the players preferences.The game is now available for under £10 on most websites or in video game shops.
The Windows PC hit comes to the PlayStation 2 with Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings. Begin your crusade as the king of 13 powerful civilizations, including the Vikings, the Celts, and the Japanese, and lead your people over the course of a thousand years in search of total world dominance. The survival and prosperity of your civilization is dependant on your skill and tactical expertise. Crucial decisions must be made with the allocation of resources, technological planning, and military development. As an added bonus for console users, the interface has been optimized for the PlayStation 2 Dual Shock controller and up to four people can participate in the multiplayer mode.