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Multiplayer compatibilty with the Expansion

September 19, 2014 -

Hello everyone, with the Golden Realms Expansion out now, we’ll discuss how the Expansion impacts multiplayer. Are you worried you can’t play AoW3 with or against your friends, worry no more. All shall be explained below. People that buy expansions for AoW3 – such as the Golden Realms expansion – get their hands on all
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New Step by Step Map Making Guide!

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With the added V1.4 support for sharing user content including Steam Workshop; Narvek and new intern JimiH_Dev have been so kind to put together an all new Step by Step Map Making Guide. The Age of Wonders 3 editor is a lot more powerful than the ones that came with the previous games, but this also
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Golden Realms Expansion and v1.4 Released!

September 18, 2014 -

This joyous day sees the release of both the feature loaded Golden Realms Expansion and the free V1.4 update. Thanks to all our fans for making this possible, developing, expanding and tweaking a huge game like AoW3 would be impossible without your feedback! The expansion and patch will massively improve your Age of Wonders III Experience. 
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Summer Tournament Results

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The battles were many and bloody.  But the winners of the 2014 Summer Tournament have emerged.  All hail the Triumphators: #1. Ayenara #2. Jomungur #3. AbednegoJC #4. Gabriel Benichou … your prizes will reach you shortly…  and everybody look out for a Hero named Aya Nera in the release version of V1.4! Special thanks to
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All about the Halflings

September 17, 2014 -

First a bit of history. The Halflings, weren’t they supposed to have been wiped out?  As you might have seen in the Time Line, the Halfling nation was destroyed during an event called the Heartwood Massacre. However some lucky Halfling survivors fled to the distant safe havens. (more on luck later!) Concept art of a
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Dev Journal: Nagas & other Monsters of the Golden Realms

September 16, 2014 -

Hello Everyone, today we’re here to talk about Nagas and other monsters who can be found in the forthcoming Golden Realms expansion. Halflings attacking a Naga Dwelling Nagas are an ancient and reclusive race of snake people who live in the southern islands. Their dwellings are filled with great twisting spires that tower over the
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Golden Realms Preview Videos

September 14, 2014 -

For some lazy Sunday entertainment, we’ve got two Youtube videos for the upcoming Age of Wonders III: Golden Realms expansion for you. The first is an very informative Let’s play made by forumite Bloody Battle Brain,  with many features highlighted by fan request. The second video is in German. Youtuber WritingBull together with video journalist
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Dev Journal: Wild Magic

September 12, 2014 -

Hi there, here’s a look at another new feature from the upcoming Golden Realms expansion.  This time it’s the new magical sphere of Wild Magic.  Players who choose this specialization have the ability to direct the flow of raw magical energy for spectacular results. No one truly masters Wild Magic, as the effects of spells
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Announcing Patch V1.4 (now in Public Beta on Steam)

September 11, 2014 -

Hello everybody, As we’re ramping up for the Golden Realms Expansion set to be released September 18th, we’re first going to talk about the accompanying v1.4 Patch. There’s a huge list of changes below, but the stand out features of the patch are: A whole bunch of AI improvements and fixes, including: a more aggressive
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Development Journal: Diplomacy Improvements

September 5, 2014 -

In today’s dev journal, we take a look at the the improvements we’re making to Diplomacy. Diplomacy Improvements First we take a look at the new AI surrendering logic. Imagine the following situation: you have built a mighty empire, you are crushing everything your enemy can throw at you.  You are conquering his realm city
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