Have you ever wondered what it feels like to be a Roman Governor ruling over multiple provinces in ancient times? Anno 117 Pax Romana is the game for you!

Developed by Ubisoft Mainz, this highly anticipated sequel to the popular city builder franchise offers an immersive experience in the world of the Roman Empire.

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Here’s everything you need to know about the new game, including its story, gameplay, release date, and platforms.

Anno 117 Pax Romana story

Anno 117 transports players to the height of the Roman Empire, immersing them in its vast and diverse territories.

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Players assume the role of a Governor, tasked with managing the costs and efforts needed to maintain peace throughout the Empire.

Anno 117 Pax Romana gameplay

The game blends traditional city building with deep economic simulation and strategy elements such as diplomacy, military tactics, and a rich narrative.

Staying true to the series’ roots, the game involves constructing vast metropolises, creating intricate logistic networks, and managing production chains.

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Additionally, players can explore new territories and engage with various characters and rivals, adding depth and immersion to the gameplay experience.

For the first time in the Anno series, players can select their starting province.

They can choose between the enigmatic and untamed Celtic Wetlands of Albion, where few Romans dare to tread, or the traditional Roman heartlands of Latium, situated near the vibrant core of the Empire. Each province offers distinct challenges and opportunities for players to explore and master.

Anno 117 Pax Romana release date

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The game releases sometime in 2025.

(to be updated)

Anno 117 Pax Romana platforms

The game is available on PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series XS.

Those interested can wishlist the game on the game’s official Ubisoft website.

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