When Anno 1800 launched back in the spring of 2019, few would have bet on the longevity of a relatively niche PC-only city builder. Yet, it’s getting a third season pass.
Today Ubisoft released a new teaser trailer following the conclusion of the second season pass, teasing more content coming in 2021.
While no specific details were revealed, we can see a few interesting elements like airships, robots, and an arctic biome.
You can watch it below.
Anno 1800 is currently available exclusively for PC. You can read an official description below.
“Welcome to the dawn of the Industrial Age. The path you choose will define your world. Are you an innovator or an exploiter? An oppressor or a liberator? How the world remembers your name is up to you. In Anno 1800, players will take charge of their own fortune as they navigate the rapidly evolving technological and malicious political landscape of the 19th century in their quest to build an empire that will stand the test of time. Combining beloved features with innovative gameplay in a memorable new setting, Anno 1800 marks the beginning of a new era for the Anno franchise.
THE DAWN OF A NEW ERA
Welcome to the 19th century, a time of industrialization, diplomacy, and discovery, Rich with technological innovations, conspiracies, and challenging allegiances, this era presents the perfect setting for classic Anno gameplay. Anno 1800 provides players many opportunities to prove their skills as a ruler as they create huge metropolises, plan efficient logistic networks, explore, settle new lands, and dominate their opponents by diplomacy, trade, or warfare.
A CLASSIC ANNO EXPERIENCE
Anno 1800 combines the beloved features from 20 years of Anno history. It delivers a rich city-building experience, including a story-based campaign, a highly customizable sandbox mode, and the classic Anno multiplayer experience. Anno 1800 will see the return of the beloved features, such as individual AI opponents’ shippable trade goods, randomly generated maps, multisession gameplay, items, and more.
CHOOSE YOUR STRATEGY FOR VICTORY
Leading prosperous metropolises requires you to always adapt your strategy to new situations. Fulfill the needs of your inhabitants by establishing numerous production chains, deal with other AI rulers sharing your world, and ride to prosperity by building a profitable network of trade routes.”
If you’d like to know why the game is so appreciated by its players, you can check out our review from last year.
We also have plenty of guides to help you get started, in case you need the extra boost to your growing empire.