I. Introduction
Since longer time the Modding Project The Ancient Age is already in development. Its objective is to implement 5 antique cultures with the AoE3 Engine and Structure. These are: Carthaginians, Celts, Hellenes, Persians and Romans

The Team consists on the one hand of beginners and on the other hand of people with experience in modding. The underlying idea of the team set is to teach beginners one or more aspects of modding with the final aim to integrate them effectively into the project.

The project itself is english. The team works in a closed member area on ne.elpea.net, the Official Napoleonic Era Homepage. Our first release will be an Alpha-Version that contains playable Romans and Hellenes.

III. Features
5 completely new cultures with new units, among others Tactical Units like Spies, Assassins or Officers, new Economic Units like Scholars, Slaves, female and male citizens. Longer ages show the true advantages and disadvantages of cultures and demand from players more strategic and flexible thinking.

We are willed to create a more ambitious 1st and 5th Age. The 'Campaign' feature (similar to 'Revolution') makes it possible to change the usual managment of a town to a more intensive organization of a professional army. A new, more realistic counter-system, new random maps, User Interface und Homecity Design are other features that we'll try to realize as well.

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Hellenic Photoshooting Ekdromoi vs. Hoplitai Hypaspist in Linothorax

Heya folks!

the mighty polls decided! I will unlock ESO2 in the next version, so you guys can also play on the AoE3 online platform. Don't forget to put an "TAA" in your game titles!

For all the ones who lost their ESO2 account or can't connect to ESO2 for any reason: Stay tuned! You can still play via Hamachi and/or GameRanger. Also check our forum on ne.elpea.net for Hamachi networks or other instructions.

Second announcement: We will most probably also release TAA for MAC. I don't know if each PC version will have a MAC brother version though, since I can't organize them on my own as PC user. The greater versions will surely be available in MAC for sure, I will fight for that! ^^

I don't have any files to upload now, I will release and upload them as soon as I get them.

Concerning the next version: I don't know myself when it'll be there. I plan to give you "finished" Romans, that means a fix basic structure, more HC cards, more unit textures, maybe already a few unit sounds, I'll see how much my team and I are able to provide.

The Hellenes will also experience lots of structural additions, I'm currently having trouble finding an appropriate helmet for Hoplitai (anyone?). A second Hellenic AI will be added too, so you guys can play 2vs2! ^^

TAA Multiplayer Poll

TAA Multiplayer Poll

5 years ago News 0 comments

Which online platform would you like to use for TAA?

Public Researches

Public Researches

6 years ago News 0 comments

The TAA Team lets fans participate in the development of several aspects of the mod like HC cards, technologies and other needed material. ;)

TAA is looking for comrades!

TAA is looking for comrades!

6 years ago News 0 comments

The TAA Team is looking for some additions to our team. We require basic knowledge in all tasks, but no expert knowledge. See it as a chance to improve...

TAA is back - with a wallpaper!

TAA is back - with a wallpaper!

7 years ago News 0 comments

After a long summer break and a new reunion The Ancient Age is back in business and present itself from its new old beauty with a wallpaper. Enjoy!

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TAA Alpha Release 0.1!

TAA Alpha Release 0.1!

5 years ago Demo 18 comments

Alpha release of The Ancient Age! Version 0.1 is up for you. Check it out. :)

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Bonnibel Apr 27 2015 says:

Great looking mod. It would be cool to see an Egyptian civ as well:)

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Axus-Ibericus Apr 8 2015 says:

Hope there more update to this mod, i really want to try it.
A new AOE II,i reallly hope that we will be able to construct Infinite buildings of all kind, including the military buildings, towers outpost, etc.

(No building limit)

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Guest Dec 1 2013 says:

Is this mod died?
The mod is really good.

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Microsoftman404 Aug 15 2013 says:

I really want this mod to be as good as the Napoleonic Era. Because what's cooler than playing in the ancient age? It's like playing AoE II with better graphics! Oh, and please add the Barbarians, Celts, Carthage and Egypt when you can :)

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W0rldEmperor Oct 24 2013 replied:

Cough...Cough...AOEII is about Medieval times.

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TilanusCommodor Mar 15 2015 replied:

Maybe he's talking about the gameplay rather than the setting of AoE2. ;)

And microsoftman404, I agree with you. It would be nice to have TAA on a level like NE, then again, too many mods aren't good for the AoE3 community as a whole and also TAA would require lots and lots of additional work that is not necessary for NE.

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AppiusClaudius Jun 14 2013 says:

Damn i just have the normal Age of empires 3 :(, won t be able to play it until buy asian dinasties

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made2kill Sep 21 2013 replied:

download it from torrent

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