As early as 2017, Microsoft announced that relic entertainment studio in Vancouver was developing Empire IV, but the progress since then has been quite fragmented. The good news is that Shannon Loftis, project director of empire times, said recently that the game is now completely playable, but we are still trying to balance and polish the data of all parties. < / P > < p > Shannon Loftis wrote: “we have made great progress in the project of” the age of the nation IV “. Although we don’t want to arouse everyone’s envy, we actually play this game in Washington and Vancouver every day.”. < / P > < p > real time strategy (RTs) game development is very interesting. It takes quite a long time to build a separate system (AI, economy, simulation, rendering, etc.). < / P > < p > in addition to integrating the above contents, as the most core part of the game playing method, we also need to improve and adjust the balance of the game, so as to endow it with the appearance of the Empire age series. < / P > < p > of course, Empire IV is just one part of the studio’s daily technical research. For example, in January 2021, age of Empires II: the decisive edition will also usher in a new expansion of the king of the West. < / P > < p > as for the release date of the PC version of Empire IV, it is not yet known. However, judging from what Shannon Loftis revealed, it is expected that we will officially welcome it sometime in 2021. SpaceX beat blue origin and Northrop Grumman to win a $316 million air force contract