After hours of gathering resources and building fortifications, Microsoft is rallying as many soldiers as possible for Age of Empires 4’s next stress test, all jumping in and running until the game’s online infrastructure crashes (or ideally). from, does) t).
After last month’s closed beta, the next technical test for AoE4 will begin this Friday. You will be able to download the test directly from the game steam page Or the Xbox Insider app, whether you’re an Xbox Insider or not. The only catch is that you’ll have to meet or exceed the game’s fairly manageable minimum specsWith the game automatically detecting and assigning graphics settings based on your rig.
This week’s test will offer similar content to the previous one, with tutorial missions, AI skirmishes, and full-on multiplayer matches – although it’s a stress test, the developer urges players to play online matches against real opponents. That said, this build had some bug fixes and balance tweaks from last time, and will let you drag the camera a lot further than before.
Age of Empires 4 Stress Test begins this Friday, September 17th at 10am PT / 6pm PT, with full details about the game available. announcement post. Age of Empires 4 is finally set to launch on October 28 on Steam, Windows Store, and Xbox Game Pass.