These are hand-picked games similar to Age of Empires. Our experts have spent time searching for great games like Age of Empires. We don't use automatic matching, instead, we identify games that are good to play if you have enjoyed Age of Empires, or as younger rated alternatives for players not ready for PEGI 12+ or ESRB TEEN games. These selections also include games that offer a different experience but address a similar theme or topic.
Age of Empires is a strategy game where you command an ancient civilisation in real-time and must develop from hunter-gatherers to advanced forms of defence and war. This is similar territory to Civilization but focus on resource management and direct warfare rather than politics and religion and is played in real-time.
Unfortunately, Age of Empires is not available on Android, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox Series X|S or iOS. However, we recommend the following games that offer a similar experience or theme: