Esports Extras has had the pleasure of chatting with Relic Entertainment where we address native arrivals on both platforms.
When the return of Age of Empires 4 was announced, many users were very happy about it. The negative part of the latest Relic Entertainment title is that only those who enjoy the title enjoy it. PC users. In this case, some Xbox players would like it to come out on Xbox One or Xbox Series. Something similar happens with Steam Deck players, which can be played, but not in the right way.
At this time, we are not ready to discuss future plans for other platforms.Relic Entertainment Esports Extras has had the pleasure of speaking with its creators and they have addressed these issues. about a possible Xbox version of Age of Empires 4 They tell us the following: “At this moment, we’re not really ready to talk about any kind of future plans for other platforms or other areas. But it’s something we’re always thinking about and talking about internally.”
“We have this huge list of things that we have to do for the main game. And, you know, we don’t want to stray and make everyone angry, we want to keep our happy player base. We want to make sure that if we decide to go to another platform, it’s on the right moment“, tells us one of the creators of Age of Empires.
Steam Deck is awesome but not necessary. Right now we focus on the PC Relic Entertainment Practically Relic confirms that short term There will be no Age of Empires 4 on Xbox, but don’t give up hope. In the long term, that possibility may exist. Regarding the Steam Deck, here’s something else to say: “We love Steam Deckmany of us have at home”, value from Relic.
“But it’s back to the previous comment. Our main platform is PC. And we have to make sure that we serve the traditional PC mouse keyboard type and make sure that the experience is top notch. Steam Deck is awesome but not necessary. Right now we focus on PC and we make sure our players are happy on that platform.”
Age of Empires 4 was released last October 28, 2021 on PC and came to PC Game Pass at launch. An event to commemorate the 25th anniversary with surprise announcements will be held soon. We were also told that “many thought the strategy after Starcraft 2 was dead”, but it has already been seen that this has not been the case.
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