Archive 10.2006

warchiefsWarChiefs Reviews

The reviews have been coming in for Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs over the past couple of weeks. They have been very positive and have even included some awards! Congratulations to all those at Ensemble Studios who put in the hard work and long hours.

Yahoo Games - 4/5 Stars

GameSpy - 4.5/5 Stars (Editor's Choice)

GameZone - 9.5 (Outstanding Award)

GameSpot - 7.8 - 9/10

IGN - 8.2

10/30/06 Replay Competition

Record those games! You could win $200 if your 1v1 WarChiefs game is picked as the winner of's Replay Competition. Entering is as easy as registering in their forums and uploading your game. Make sure you stop by to read the full rules, and of course, good luck! | 10/24/06

twc_boxWarChiefs In Stores

Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs has begun to show up in stores across North America, with availability expanding to the rest of the world in the coming days and weeks! To celebrate the release the of expansion pack, we are offering a new Aztec themed desktop wallpaper in our downloads section.

We hope to see you all online with us very soon!

Downloads | 10/19/06

WarChiefsWarChiefs Developer Tips

Kevin "Sheriff" Holme has written a guide for Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs expansion pack, with tips for the three new civilizations as well as all of our old favorites. Stop in at IGN to have a read through these tips, it is a good place to start looking for new ideas and strategies involving new cards and new units in the expansion!

IGN: Developer Tips | 10/18/06

CommunityESO Account Management

If you've ever lost your username or password, needed to change your secret question, or the e-mail address associated with your ESO account, you can now do all of that using our new ESO account manager. Just log in or click on the option to recover your ESO account credentials.

ESO Account Manager | 10/17/06

welcomeWarChiefs Coming...

In anticipation of the upcoming release of our Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs expansion pack, has had several new updates made, as you may have already noticed! We have a new look, a new set of forums for expansion discussions, and more stats so players can browse and search our ladders for each of the games here on our site.

October 17th is the release date, so very soon we'll see you on the battlefield!

Age III Ladders | WarChiefs Ladders | 10/12/06

iroquoisDownload WarChiefs Demo

You can now download The WarChiefs demo right here at AgeCommunity. The demo allows you to play as one of the new Native American civilizations, the Iroquois, in single player skirmishes.

We hope you enjoy it!

Download WarChiefs Demo | 10/06/06

updateWarChiefs Forums

We are going to be doing a reorganization of our forums to add in a new set of forums for Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs discussions. As part of this process we're retiring our Empires section of forums and combining all strategy and deck discussions to our Supremacy and Deathmatch strategy forums.

Stay tuned for the grand opening...

Age Community Forums | 10/05/06

gamespotGameSpot: WarChiefs Demo

The demo for Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs is available today from Players can check out the new Iroquois civilization, and a couple of new scenarios from the campaign. We hope you enjoy it!

The demo will be available for download here at our Age Community site tomorrow.

GameSpot WarChiefs Demo | 10/04/06

Icon_Trio_LargeOur Moderation Team

We're welcoming back two familiar faces to our moderation team! ES_Paragon and ES_Yeti are back to keep the peace and help players out on our forums and on ESO. Please be kind to these two hard working individuals. We're glad to have them back!

ES_Swinger is off to pursue his music career, although you will likely see him online playing the expansion pack when it is released, and quite likely striving for top spot on the Power Rating ladder. Many thanks for all the long hours you've put in helping players Swinger!