Wednesday, February 21st 2018

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Might Make its Way to Steam Someday

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, which was released yesterday, is currently a Windows 10 exclusive. Essentially, what that means is that players can only get the game through the dreaded Windows Store. Microsoft previously blamed Valve for not wanting Age of Empires: Definitive Edition on their Steam platform, but then stated that the move was possible if the platforms pledge their unconditional support for Windows 10. In a recent interview with PC Games Network, Adam Isgreen suggested that Age of Empires: Definitive Edition could possibly arrive on Steam in a near future. As a creative director, Adam has little control over game distribution, however, he fully recognizes that some users suffer from annoying issues with the Windows 10 Store.
Source: PC Games Network
Add your own comment

6 Comments on Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Might Make its Way to Steam Someday

Windows Store... Thanks, but I'll pass.
Posted on Reply
GFWL all over again and then some.
Posted on Reply
So, basically, nobody's going to get it.
Posted on Reply
Yeah, it's called remove the DRM from the game and click "add to steam library". You can do that now.
Posted on Reply
This is just Quantum Break all over again - release game on WS, sales are crap, complain to MS, MS agrees to release the game on other platforms, queue Steam release.
Posted on Reply
But will it work on Windows 7 if it does indeed come on Steam in the future?
Posted on Reply