This article is about the building in Age of Empires II. For the building in Age of Empires, see Trade Workshop (Age of Empires).
Trade Workshop
Building info
Type Civilian
Introduced in KingsIcon The Age of Kings
Size 4x4 tiles
Hit points 1000
Melee armor 0
Pierce armor 2
Armor classes Building
Line of Sight 6
The Trade Workshop is an unused building in Age of Empires II. It is only available in the Scenario Editor.

Function Edit

The Trade Workshop serves only decorative purposes in the retail release. Its original purpose was to function as a building where players could assign Villagers to produce "Trade Goods" or "Luxury Goods" which were to be used as a currency for Trade Carts and Trade Cogs, to be traded in for Gold. The goods could also be sold for Gold, but would require more (yet gleam more).

Although scrapped from the final game, remnants of its code appear in the Scenario Editor and its gameplay icon resembles the one of the Market.

Campaign appearances Edit

The Trade Workshop appears in the following campaign scenarios.

Joan of Arc Edit

Barbarossa Edit

Attila the Hun Edit

Trivia Edit

  • The instrument played in the Trade Workshop's building sound is also played in the Teutons' civilization tune.

Gallery Edit