During the announcement trailer they showed several different armies such as:
I'm curious to see what time periods Age of Empires 4 will give us. Some other communities are speculating that Age of Empires 4 will venture into more modern time periods like World War 1 and the atomic age. I'm not sure how I feel about this.. on one hand I love the older time periods that made the rest of the games great.. but on the other I like the types of battles that can emerge with more modern units.
I have played both Empire Earth, Rise of Nations and CIV5, and can see the benefits of either system in place.
What sort of time periods would you like to see in Age of Empires 4?