The File Extensions Database

.AGE3SCN File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .AGE3SCN file?

.AGE3SCN is Age of Empires 3 Scenario File

Game file used by Age of Empires III (AoE3), a real-time strategy game; contains a scenario, which is a custom map created by the user, or a map included with the game; used for loading the map starting point, as well as executing scripted events.

AGE3SCN files store map characteristics such as units, resources, terrain, and player starting locations. They can be created using the Age of Empires III Editor, which can be loaded from the AoE3 main menu. AGE3SCN files should be placed in the \My Documents\My Games\Age of Empires 3\Scenario\ directory.

Programs that open Age of Empires 3 Scenario File
Microsoft Age of Empires 3

How to solve problems with AGE3SCN files

  • Associate the AGE3SCN file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any AGE3SCN file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.AGE3SCN files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the AGE3SCN file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .AGE3SCN is Age of Empires 3 Scenario File. Because only the current version supports the latest AGE3SCN file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft manufacturer website after an available .AGE3SCN is Age of Empires 3 Scenario File update.
  • To make sure that your AGE3SCN file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.