Anno 2070

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Anno 2070
Anno 2070.jpg
Developers
Publishers
Release dates
Windows
November 17, 2011
Anno 2070 at Steam Charts
Anno 2070 at SteamDB
 Anno 2070 at Wikipedia
Anno
Anno 1602: Creation of a New World 1998
Anno 1503 2003
Anno 1701 2006
Anno 1404 2009
Anno 2070 2011

Key points

Information No longer requires a constant internet connection. Playable offline.[1]

General information

More information Steam Community Discussions
More information Steam Users' Forums for game series
More information Ubisoft Forums

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys
Steam Availability Table Icons - Steam.svgAvailability Table Icons - Uplay.svg Additional DRM: Tages SolidShield, 3 machine limit.[2][3]
Uplay Availability Table Icons - Uplay.svg
Green Man Gaming Availability Table Icons - Uplay.svg Complete Edition
GamersGate Availability Table Icons - Uplay.svg Complete Edition
Retail Availability Table Icons - Uplay.svg
Information All versions require Uplay. Playable offline after activation; no longer requires a constant internet connection.[1]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

  Location 
Windows %APPDATA%\Ubisoft\ANNO 2070\Config\
Information Settings are saved in Engine.ini.

Save game data location[edit]

  Location 
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\ANNO 2070\Accounts\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud Impossible
GameSave Manager Native

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native WSGF WS Gold.svg
Multi-monitor Native WSGF MM Silver.svg Multi-monitor HUD: Position Affects Gameplay[4]
Field of view (FOV) Unknown
Windowed Native
Borderless fullscreen windowed Native
Anisotropic filtering (AF) Native
Anti-aliasing (AA) Native
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native
High frame rate Unknown

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native
Mouse acceleration Impossible
Mouse input in menus Unknown
Mouse Y-axis inversion Unknown
Controller
Controller support Impossible

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Unknown
Surround sound Unknown
Subtitles Unknown
Closed captions Unknown
Mute on focus lost Unknown

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play Impossible
Online play Native

Issues fixed[edit]

Can't connect to Uplay server[edit]

Fix Can't connect to Uplay server.Link

  1. Navigate to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts
  2. Open hosts in Notepad as Administrator
  3. Add the following lines :
    208.111.149.181 static3.cdn.ubi.com                                                  69.28.187.16 static11.cdn.ubi.com
  4. Save and start the game
[5]

Autopatcher refuses to patch[edit]

Fix Autopatcher refuses to patchLink

Information Tested on Impulse Driven.
  1. Navigate to the install folder (default is C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft)
  2. Right click the Anno 2070 folder and enter the properties menu.
  3. Click security, and give yourself Full Control Permission.
  4. Apply, OK, and retry running the game.

Game crashes on startup[edit]

Fix Game crashes on startupLink

The game seems to hate overlays. Steam and Uplay don't cause issues, but a lot of other software, such as third-party screenshot makers, antialiasing utilities like MacType, cause crashes on startup. Disable or close them beforehand.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP Vista (64-bit), 7 (64-bit)
Processor (CPU) 2GHz Dual Core Intel Core 2 Quad or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 5 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon X1000/HD 2000/3000/4000/5000/6000 series or NVIDIA GeForce 7/8/9/100/200/300/400/500 series
512 MB of VRAM
ATI Radeon X1000/HD 2000/3000/4000/5000/6000 series or NVIDIA GeForce 7/8/9/100/200/300/400/500 series
1 GB of VRAM

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Settlers 7 and Hawx 2 now playable in offline mode
  2. Twitter / UbisoftSupport: @LuckiestLion Yes, there is ...
  3. Solid Shield during Install + Uplay and Other Notes. :: Anno 2070 General Discussions
  4. Anno 2070 | WSGF
  5. Tested by Ricardinho