In the fascinating world of ANNO the player will sink into a unique building strategy game, where he sets sail in a beautiful island world to master the tricks of trade, diplomacy and economy, building up his own monumental cities. Continuous careful and elaborate planning will help fulfill his citizen’s needs and let his empire flourish. The upcoming Dawn of Discovery will bring this award-winning building strategy series to a new level. Discover a strange and wondrous land in the uttermost East: the Orient! This highly civilized land will provide you with endless opportunities, and with the help of your new allies, your occidental cities will prosper and become mighty metropolises!