changing options

#1Richyd13Posted 3/10/2009 12:06:41 AM
Hey guys i'm wondering if there is a way to have more than just 2 teams.


like in Age 2 you can have a 2v2v2v2 but in this game it seems as though there can only be two teams.

a second question, is there a way to change it off Standard victory? Me and my roommate play lan games and i've been playing conquest since the first age of empires but that option now seems to be missing.

Thanks
#2TheReaper2491Posted 3/11/2009 11:45:26 AM
For your first question: You can either play an FFA or a 2 teams game. Sadly, you can't play 2v2v2v2 or such.

Second question: Change "Game Rules" from "Standard" to "Classic". I think classic is the same as conquest.
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#3TheReaper2491Posted 3/11/2009 11:47:07 AM
Oh, these "Game Rules" can be found at the game lobby; the place where you choose map, color, difficulty, etc.
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#4Richyd13(Topic Creator)Posted 3/11/2009 4:47:39 PM
yea thats where it used to be before i got asian dynasties

but now the option to change it is gone, i dont get the little drop down arrow to pick, it just stays on standard
#5Richyd13(Topic Creator)Posted 3/11/2009 4:48:15 PM
o yea, and thats to bad, i loved playing 2v2v2v2's in age 2 they make the game very interesting
#6TheReaper2491Posted 3/12/2009 3:55:20 AM
Maybe it can't be changed in LAN. I wouldn't know. Did you try in singleplayer?
Also try downloading the latest patch. You can autoupdate via the game directly.
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#7Richyd13(Topic Creator)Posted 3/12/2009 1:34:30 PM
ok, so i decided to check today

turns out i can change the option in a single player skirmish, but not on lan.

just disappointing