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Anno 1800

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Anno 1800
Anno 1800 cover
Developers
Ubisoft Blue Byte Mainz
Ubisoft Blue Byte
Publishers
Ubisoft
Engines
RD3D
Release dates
Windows April 16, 2019
Reception
Metacritic 81
OpenCritic 81
IGDB 83
Taxonomy
Monetization One-time game purchase, DLC
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Controls Point and select
Genres Building, Strategy
Themes Historical
Series Anno
Anno 1800 on HowLongToBeat
Anno 1800 on IGDB
Anno 1800 on MobyGames
Anno 1800 on Wikipedia
Anno 1602 1998
Anno 1503 2002
Anno 1701 2006
Anno 1404 2009
Anno 2070 2011
Anno Online 2013
Anno 2205 2015
Anno 1800 2019
Anno 1404: History Edition 2020
Anno 1503: History Edition 2020
Anno 1602: History Edition 2020
Anno 1701: History Edition 2020

General information

Anno Union
Anno Official Forums
Steam Community Discussions

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
GamersGate
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Humble Store
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Steam
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Year 4 Gold Edition and Year 4 Complete Edition are also available.
Windows
Ubisoft Store
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Complete Edition also available, included with Ubisoft+.
Windows
Origin (unavailable)
Origin
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Complete Edition was also available.
Windows
All versions require Ubisoft Connect, Denuvo Anti-Tamper, and VMProtect DRM.

Monetization

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Imperial Pack Adds imperial content to the game.
Windows
The Anarchist
Windows
Sunken Treasures
Windows
Botanica
Windows
The Passage
Windows

Essential improvements

Skip intro videos

Use /nointro parameter

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Anno 1800\config\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/916440/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Anno 1800\accounts\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/916440/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Epic Games Launcher
Origin
OneDrive
Requires enabling backup of the Documents folder in OneDrive on all computers.
Steam Cloud
Ubisoft Connect
Screenshots taken with in-game hotkey are stored in %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Anno 1800\screenshots\ in JPG format.

Video

Video settings
Video settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Pillarboxed menu, Hor+ gameplay.[1]
Ultra-widescreen
Pillarboxed menu, Hor+ gameplay.[2]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Camera can be zoomed in and out.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Listed as Windowed Fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Off, 2x, 4x, 8x.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.
Supports FidelityFX Super Resolution.

Input

Input settings
Input settings

Audio

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, SFX, menu, voice.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Only minimized
Royalty free audio

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Russian
Spanish
Turkish
Fan translation, Anno 1800 Türkçe Yama.

Network

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
4 Versus
Co-op: up to 4 players can team up, while competing against up to three other teams (for a total of 16 players).

Connection types

Issues fixed

Game constantly asks to install something on launch

Delete <path-to-game>\uplay_install.state file

Other information

API

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11, 12
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
A 64-bit computer and operating system is required.

Middleware

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink 2.7i/1.300i

System requirements

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-4460 3.2 GHz
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 3.1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 40 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 760
AMD Radeon R9 270X
2 GB of VRAM
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/916440/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (916440) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:thadius856 on 2020-03-27
    Compared 2560x1440 to 5760x1080 in 7.0.922369.
  2. Verified by User:thadius856 on 2020-03-27
    Compared 2560x1440 to 5120x1440 in 7.0.922369.