A few days ago Age of Empires Castle Siege for iPhone and iPad has been released as a free to play game. A version for Android is not released but has been announced.
From game principle Age of Empires Castle Siege is similar to Clash of Clans and other representatives of the genre that are around in the App Store. So you have to build your own settlement and at the same time attack other settlements, to gain access to the relevant currency, with that you built and upgrade your base. So far everything is known. More about the App Age of Empires Castle Siege in the review.
Age of Empires Castle Siege: Construction Stragie game with little innovation
As mentioned in our introduction, is Age of Empires Castle Siege a building strategy game. So you must upgrade your own settlement in order to build more buildings and can unlock more troops. Unlike Clash of Clans here are 4 construction workers available from the beginning, so you can directly upgrade several buildings at the appropriate resources.
Just as in Dominations also in Age of Empires Castle Siege various civilizations are available, from which you can choose. Each civilization has its own hero with the appropriate skills. Later this can be changed, but costing the premium currency gold, of which you don’t own much.
Altogether there are little innovation at Age of Empires Castle Siege, where you recognizes a unique selling point. Only the possibility to command the troops on the battlefield at any time, which building is to be attacked, is something that is in some way new.
Graphically okay, but little new
Graphically Age of Empires Castle Siege is not really spectacularly. In addition, the app also has nothing to do with the original Age of Empires, which then millions played on desktop. If you now play Clash of Clans, or Dominations and compare them to Age of Empires Castle Siege, you won’t really find nothing new.
So you can join an alliance, forming various forces and improve them and constructing new buildings. Optimize the defense, attack other players for resources wood and food, but nothing that did not already exist.
Gameplay video for Age of Empires Castle Siege
Finally, a gameplay video for Age of Empires Castle Siege, so you can make yourself a better impression of the game. In the video, although Android is mentioned, but we do not have any information when the game will be in the Google Play Store for Android. Here’s the video:
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Unfortunately Age of Empires Castle Siege could not convince us. The graphic realization is at best ok, new features, unlike other apps of its genre rather not. In addition, the app also has nothing to do with the actual Age of Empires gameplay. Instead, it was set to a gameplay, which can earn a lot of money.
The Premium currency gold is very rarely in the game, but is required for immediate purchase of resources or the acceleration of troops. Otherwise, you just have to wait. The special feature of Age of Empires Castle Siege is already the attack tactics, because here you can command the troops for the first time, which building they should attack. This also completely adds new defensive strategies. Age of Empires Castle Siege is yet available for iPhone and iPad, as well as Windows, currently not for Android.
Age of Empires Castle Siege for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch on the iTunes App Store
The iTunes App Store Age of Empires Castle Siege can be downloaded for free. The project is financed through in-app purchases to get more gold. Even the players, to not rate this game very good. On average, the app currently receives 3 stars.
Will the game be available for Android?
We currently do not have any information about whether there will be Age of Empires Castle Siege for Android. To date, the game has been released for iPhone, iPad and Windows.