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Age of Mythology: Extended Edition is now available for Pre-order on Steam, game launches on May 8th

Age of Mythology fans, we have some terrific news for you.

AoM  Extended Edition

The Extended Edition of AoM, is up for Pre-Order at Steam.

The Extended Edition includes the original Age of Mythology, The Titans Expansion, and the Golden Gift Campaign.

Note: If you still have the original game, you can download The Golden Gift Campaign from Microsoft.

Here is a list of what’s new in the Extended Edition:

Improved Visuals

    Time of Day

    Improved water


    Bump / Specular maps

    Global Lighting

    Antialiasing & Ambient Occlusion

    Full Steamworks Integration

      Workshop mod manager



      Trading Cards

      Leagues / Badges / Events

      Cloud saves

        Extended Features

        Twitch Integration

        Treaty Mode

        Enhanced Observer mode

        Time for some screenshots:

        An image from the Greek campaign, where Agamemnon, Arkantos, Odysseus and Ajax have to defend their base while the Greeks build the great wooden horse.

        Trojan Horse

        A screenshot from the level where Arkantos and the Heroes stop Gargarensis from opening the gate to Tartarus.

        AoM - Stop Gargarensis from reaching Tartarus

        A Norse campaign level.

        AoM Norse

        A shot from Isis, Hear My Plea, where Amanra has to rescue the Heroes from the worshippers of Set.

        AoM - Amanra Thank You Isis

        A shot of the Docks in the same level.

        AoM - Amanra Thank You Isis 2

        Another screenshot from the Realm of Hades, where the Heroes have to bring the three lost relics to the Temple Complex.

        AoM - Hades Relics

        Since the graphics have been remastered, the system requirements have also been upped a little. Check it out to make sure your PC can run the game:

        OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8.1+

        Processor: 1.6 Ghz

        Memory: 1 GB RAM

        Graphics: Direct X 10+ Capable GPU

        DirectX: Version 10

        Hard Drive: 3 GB available space

        Sound Card: Direct X Compatible Sound Card

        Additional Notes: GPU at least (Integrated HD 3000, X1950, 8600GT)

        For a limited time you can buy Age Of Mythology: Extended Edition for 20% off, for $23.99 from Steam.  The game will be launched on May 8th.