Ubisoft has announced that Anno 1800, the latest instalment from the successful city-building and strategic franchise, will be free to play in honour of Gamescom 2019 on Windows PC. Until August 26*, players will be able to discover the award-winning game and get a first glimpse at the upcoming day & night cycle free update, releasing on September 10 for all players. In addition, Ubisoft announced that the second DLC of the game, Botanica, will also release on September 10.
Starting now until August 26 players can play Anno 1800 for free on Uplay. The free trial includes the first three tiers of the sandbox mode along with the multiplayer mode. In addition, players will be able to try out for the first time the upcoming day & night cycle and enjoy the beauty of their city by night, to be released as a free update for every Anno 1800 player on September 10.
On September 10, players will discover Botanica, the second DLC of Anno 1800. Players will be able to grow their city’s attractiveness to new heights with a modular Botanical Garden, allowing them to earn new items and rewards as they draw the tourist masses to their floral masterpiece. Alternatively, they will be able to construct the new Musical Pavilion and enjoy beloved tracks from previous Anno games inside their city.
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