If you have been following Age of Empire series or are an RTS fan, you would know what Age of Empires is all about. Age Of Empire Online combines the gameplay of the classic Age of Empire games with the free-to-play model of this generation. The game is currently in open-beta and is set to be released in August.
This Age of Empires Online Dev Diary walks us through the gear that you will have access to in-game and how it is incorporated in the gameplay mechanics of Age of Empires Online.
These items will be either be purchasable from the market, crafted or players will find them from different chests during their quests. Gas Powered Games have done a descent job with the overall presentation of the game and you can expect its gameplay to be atleast as good as any Age of Empires game.