|Researched at||Government Center|
|Effect||Share exploration with allies|
Writing is a technology in Age of Empires that allows allies to share explored areas of the map. It also allows the player to view all actions of their allies within the range of their units, buildings and fortifications.
|Government Center technologies|
|Age of Empires|
|Bronze Age||Nobility · Architecture · Writing|
|Iron Age||Aristocracy · Ballistics · Alchemy · Engineering|
|The Rise of Rome|