Age of Empires II (Retired) : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

Age of Empires II (Retired)

Age of Empires II (Retired) is a game released on Steam on 9 Apr, 2013. The developer of this game is Skybox Labs, Hidden Path Entertainment, Ensemble Studios, Forgotten Empires and the publisher is Xbox Game Studios. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for Age of Empires II (Retired) comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Age of Empires II (Retired) yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 4,306, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 4,861. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 27,618, which occurred in March 2020. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, Age of Empires II (Retired) is currently ranked #208 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 4,306
Last 30 days 4,861
All Time Past 27,618

If you want to see the real-time player count of Age of Empires II (Retired) on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

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Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Age of Empires II (Retired) is 35.3 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for Age of Empires II (Retired) is 43.9 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing Age of Empires II (Retired).

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 35.3 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 43.9 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Age of Empires II (Retired) mainly come from the following countries: United States (18.7%), Germany (9.1%), China (6.8%), United Kingdom (5.5%), Turkey (4.9%), Brazil (4.5%), Canada (4.4%), France (4.4%), Australia (4.1%), Russia (2.8%), Argentina (2.8%), Netherlands (2.4%), Spain (2.2%), Mexico (1.9%), Sweden (1.8%), Chile (1.7%), Taiwan (1.5%), Poland (1.5%), Japan (1.3%), Finland (1.2%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 18.7%
Germany 9.1%
China 6.8%
United Kingdom 5.5%
Turkey 4.9%
Brazil 4.5%
Canada 4.4%
France 4.4%
Australia 4.1%
Russia 2.8%
Argentina 2.8%
Netherlands 2.4%
Spain 2.2%
Mexico 1.9%
Sweden 1.8%
Chile 1.7%
Taiwan 1.5%
Poland 1.5%
Japan 1.3%
Finland 1.2%

User Reviews

Age of Empires II (Retired) currently has a total of 99,292 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 95. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 95,071 reviews are positive and 4,221 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 68 on You can judge whether Age of Empires II (Retired) is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 99,292 (A)
Positive Reviews 95,071 (B)
Negative Reviews 4,221
User Ratings 95 (B/A)
Metacritic score 68

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Age of Empires II (Retired) may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, Age of Empires II (Retired) currently has the lowest price in Brazil, which is 65% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 01, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $19.99 $19.99
United Kingdom £14.99 $18.94
Germany 19,99€ $21.58
France 19,99€ $21.58
Italy 19,99€ $21.58
Brazil R$ 36,99 $7.39
Turkey $19.99 USD $19.99
Argentina $19.99 USD $19.99
Mexico Mex$ 179.99 $10.88

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own Age of Empires II (Retired) is approximately 7,139,815. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Age of Empires II (Retired) is somewhere between 5,000,000 and 10,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose Age of Empires II (Retired)'s real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Age of Empires II (Retired) 7,139,815 (Gamalytic)
Age of Empires II (Retired) 5,000,000 - 10,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Age of Empires II (Retired) directly on the Steam platform is approximately 5,450,651. The game's total revenue is approximately $35,120,977 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 5,450,651
Total Revenue 35,120,977

Number of followers

Age of Empires II (Retired) has 189,078 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
Age of Empires II (Retired) 189,078


The appid of Age of Empires II (Retired) is 221380. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example:

Game name APPID
Age of Empires II (Retired) 221380

Supported languages

Age of Empires II (Retired) supports 11 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, German*, French*, Italian*, Korean*, Spanish - Spain*, Simplified Chinese*, Russian, Japanese, Dutch, Portuguese - Brazil
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain*
Simplified Chinese*
Portuguese - Brazil

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Age of Empires II (Retired) supports systems including Windows. This means you cannot play the game on Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS *:Windows Vista, 7, 8 Pro+
  • Processor:1.2GHZ CPU
  • Memory:1 GB RAM
  • Graphics:Direct X 9.0c Capable GPU
  • DirectX®:9.0c
  • Hard Drive:2 GB HD space