|Researched at||Government Center|
|Effect||Academy units move 25% faster|
Aristocracy is a technology in Age of Empires that can be researched at the Government Center once the player reaches the Iron Age. Once researched, the speed of elite infantry is increased by 25%. This technology must be researched in order to train Centurions, an upgraded version of the Phalanx.
|Government Center technologies|
|Age of Empires|
|Bronze Age||Nobility · Architecture · Writing|
|Iron Age||Aristocracy · Ballistics · Alchemy · Engineering|
|The Rise of Rome|