After a long phase of closed beta, Relic Entertainment and Microsoft announce un stress test d’Age of Empires 4 ce weekend. Cancel your return trip to see family in Cantal, because you will only have 4 days to discover and enjoy du 4e opus from the legendary series of real time strategy games.
Like any good stress test, the studio’s goal is to test the robustness of the servers before full launch d’Age of Empires 4 provided for October 28. So, it is important as many players as possible connect and play simultaneously. Connection worries may well intervene, but in a way, it is something desired.
This time around, we’re focusing on large-scale testing of our servers and systems in preparation for the October 28 release date. One of the reasons we’re running this event on a single weekend is that we want to get as many people as possible into the technical stress test version during this window to make sure our matchmaking, lobbies, and systems additional hold up.
For participate in the big jump where all the players are guests, it will suffice to download client via the Xbox Insider Hub app for PC, or directly via Steam via the Age of Empires 4 store page. the second option, you can already ” Request access »To make the game available in your Library from from Friday September 17 at 7 p.m. (French time). The stress test should end on Monday, September 20 at the same time.
In terms of content, the stress test will focus mainly on on multiplayer, with all the same the possibility of creating personalized lobbies and play in co-op against AI. Nevertheless, only 4 civilizations will be available during the test: the English, the Chinese, Holy Roman Empire and the Abbasid Caliphate. The complete set will offer double the amount with the French, the Mongols, Delhi Sultanate and Khiev’s Rus.
Ah, and the last good news: unlike the closed beta, there are no restrictions on the broadcast. Content creators will appreciate it.