Fans of the RTS Age of Empires series have some good news today. Microsoft Gaming Studios has opened up the Age of Empires Online beta to everyone for the next 48 hours. All you need to do is head over to the Games for Windows website and sign up for a Windows Live ID to get started. The beta is only open until Saturday, so head over and check it out while you can.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2016

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