Anno 1800 is the latest in a long line of Anno strategy games, but this time it is set in the midst of the Industrial Revolution. The player can choose to define their own worlds, choosing between innovator, oppressor, or liberator. The game plays out against a backdrop of political machination and industrial ingenuity.
Key features of Anno 1800 include:
- The player can create their own metropolises and plan networks, as well as explore lands and rule over opposing lands.
- Over 20 years worth of Anno features, including city-building, story-based campaigns, sandbox mode, and randomly generated maps.
- Players can establish production trains and strike deals with other rulers within the world.