Following its closed beta from August, Age of Empires 4 it will have stress test at 10 AM PST on September 17th and September 20th. This will be open to all players who can access it either via the Xbox Insider Hub or via Steam. Being a Age There is no internal need and there is effectively no NDA so participants can share photos and impressions freely.
The stress test will focus on multiplayer but the tutorial-esque Mission Zero will be available along with games against the AI in Multiplayer Custom Lobby. English, Chinese, Abbasid Dynasty and the Holy Roman Empire can be played across five maps. Various changes have also been made based on closed beta feedback, including increased distance at zooming out the camera, balancing English and Chinese civilizations, and various bug fixes.
Age of Empires 4 releases on October 28th for PC. It will be available day one on Xbox Game Pass. Stay tuned for more details in the coming days.