The game was adapted into a 2003 boardgame of the same name
published by Eagle Games.
Age of Mythology
has over three million lines of code.
This is the first game in the Age
series, developed by Ensemble, to use a 3D engine.
The mountain giant unit has a unique, little-known special attack – it can kick dwarves like soccer balls.
In 2003, Age of Mythology
won the Gold-Award from the German VUD (Verband der Unterhaltungssoftware Deutschland - Entertainment Software Association Germany) for selling more then 100,000 (but less then 200,000) units in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
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- Computer Games
- March 2003 (No. 148) - #4 in the 10 Best Games of 2002 list
- Verband der Unterhaltungssoftware Deutschland (Entertainment Software Association Germany)