Age of Empires 4 releases October 28 on PC, also available at launch on Xbox Game Pass. Will the strategy of Microsoft and Relic also be released on the console of the Xbox family or not? Unfortunately, at the moment there is no information about it, the developers and the publisher have not confirmed their willingness to bring Age of Empires 4 to consoles and for the moment the game remains PC exclusive.
It certainly happened that PC games then arrived on Xbox Series X / S, let’s think of Microsoft Flight Simulator, and nothing prevents it from happening even with the new AOE4.
Is Age of Empires 4 coming to Xbox?
To date, however, everything is silent and it is too early to unbalance also considering that the Definitive Editions of Age of Empires 2 and Age of Empires 3 have not been released on Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S, remaining confined to the PC environment.
The arrival of Age of Empires 4 on Xbox would certainly require the design of a new interface and controls adapted for joypads. If you want to learn more about the mechanics of the new Microsoft strategy, we refer you to the review of Age of Empires 4, the game is released on October 28 on Steam and is free on Xbox Game Pass PC for all subscribers to the service, certainly a good opportunity to try it from day one.
XIP_CAR_JANUARY_2022 (aka CARDINAL_JANUARY_2022) now available for internal testing in the Xbox insider Hub
Car = Cardinal = Age of Empires IVXIP = Xbox Insider Preview? 🤔
This is the first Microsoft mentions XIP. Last internal tests were called:1) Cardinal Insider2) Cardinal Closed Beta - May 213) Cardinal Closed Beta - June 214) Cardinal Closed Beta 2 - June 215) Cardinal August 20216) Cardinal September 20217) Cardinal October 2021
Challenge the World Jump online to compete, cooperate or spectate with up to 7 of your friends in PVP and PVE multiplayer modes. An Age for All Players Age of Empires IV is an inviting experience for new players with a tutorial system that teaches the essence of real-time strategy and a Campaign Story Mode designed for first time players to help achieve easy setup and success, yet is challenging enough for veteran players with new game mechanics, evolved strategies, and combat techniques.
Age of Empires 4 could be testing for an Xbox launch, it's been revealed. Over the past weekend, the Twitter account below, which trawls the Xbox database for codenames and other product information, revealed a product codenamed "Cardinal" had been added to the Xbox database.
The account claims that this codename is actually related to Age of Empires 4, meaning an Xbox-related version of the new strategy game is currently in the works at developer Relic. XIP_CAR_JANUARY_2022 (aka CARDINAL_JANUARY_2022) now available for internal testing in the Xbox insider HubJanuary 8, 2022.
However, this isn't a guarantee that Age of Empires 4 will eventually see a launch on Xbox consoles, if this Cardinal codename is even related to Relic's strategy game in the first place. The game could simply be undergoing internal testing at the developer, and might not be intended for a public release on the Xbox One/Xbox Series consoles.