Ubisoft’s Anno 1800 is presently celebrating its launch on consoles with a free week that extends to PC gamers, that means that town builder is briefly a free PC recreation as nicely. If you wish to reap the benefits of the provide, nonetheless, you’ll need to go exterior of Steam because the provide solely extends to the Ubisoft Join and Epic Video games retailer variations.
Anno 1800, because the identify suggests, places you on the helm of a civilization through the daybreak of the Industrial Age. Meaning there’s loads of potential to dig into the technological improvements and fast growth of the period. You’ll wish to reap the benefits of diplomacy, commerce routes, and perhaps even warfare to make sure your success at this pivotal level of historical past.
These of you preferring to play alone will discover a story-driven marketing campaign mode together with customisable sandbox choices with the potential for distinct AI opponents and randomly generated maps to maintain issues contemporary. There’s additionally choices for on-line co-op or aggressive play, if you wish to check your expertise alongside different actual gamers.
Anno 1800 is free to play from March 16-23. You possibly can play both by the Epic Video games retailer, or immediately by way of Ubisoft Join. If you wish to hold taking part in after that, the sport is presently 75% off on all platforms (together with Steam) by March 23, and your progress could be carried over from the free week.
In the event you do resolve to leap in, our Anno 1800 DLC information ought to enable you work out which expansions to take a look at. We’ve additionally picked out a number of the finest Anno 1800 mods, together with extra of the most effective city-building video games on PC.