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Age of Empires has had a cult like following for a very long time. It popularity has grown with each new version released and its features have left players breathless. However, the game can be very tough and frustrating if players do not have a little ‘help’. This is the reason why tricks that make things move in the Age of Empires are so sought after by gamers. Here are some great cheats that will help you conquer Age of Empires III much faster!
- Resources are what can make or break any empire. But what if you had unlimited resources? This cheat is a dream come true for those who have struggled with Age of Empire III. Go to the data directory in the game folder and edit the proto.xml file using a text editor. Make sure that the file is not set to ‘Read only’ by checking its properties in Windows Explorer. Look for text that contains the word ‘Createof’ and you will end up with a long list that covers everything from food, money and wood. Go to the ‘InitialResourceCount’ tag and change the count to as high a number as you want and that the amount that each unit will have!
- Going to a higher level can be a tough task in Age of Empires III but not if you follow this simple trick! Go to the My DocumentsMy GamesAge of Empires 3Savegame and open the sp_yourcityname_homecity.xml file. Once there, search for ‘’ and you will find ‘xx’. Simple replace the xx here with 99. What does this trick do? It makes your level 99!