Imagine it is 3 o’clock within the night time. You’re enjoying Anno 1800 and nibbling away at a bag of chips, as one does – and all of the sudden you stumble throughout a mountain of corpses. I, for one, would have accepted the warning “You ought to take a break, you have been enjoying for six hours” for the primary time below these circumstances and solely turned Anno 1800 on once more in daylight.
Therefore, let or not it’s a warning to you in order that it would not catch you off guard and also you drop your chips in shock: Since the most recent replace, you may discover two fairly creepy Easter Eggs in Anno 1800 – at the very least in the event you’re keen to traipse by means of the sticks for 20 minutes.
How to seek out the key waterfall temple
Both secrets and techniques may be discovered on Manola, the brand new essential island of the New World, which spawned out of the fog with Ascension of the New World. We ought to have guessed there was one thing fishy occurring! Note that you’ll have to stroll for fairly some time to seek out the secrets and techniques, so pack your good strolling footwear.
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You begin on Manola a bit east of the dam, the place there are some mines. Somewhere within the undergrowth follows a path upwards. At this level you drop into the primary particular person perspective by urgent Ctrl + Shift + R and climb the trail into an space that’s truly inaccessible. This path is signposted as “Monkey Trail” – slightly trace for later.
Follow the path markers till you come to a small lake – the place freshwater crocodiles await you. Before you attain the lake, take a pointy left and comply with the trail up the mountain. At the highest you’ll have a improbable view of your city. Go again down the mountain in direction of the waterfalls – and as much as a suspension bridge. Directly on the suspension bridge you stroll below a waterfall. There, the place there needs to be a rock wall, you possibly can enter a cave. In it’s a temple with an altar stuffed with chalices – and two corpses which have discovered their closing resting place in entrance of it. A voice softly breathes “Indiana Jones…” (Okay, that final half is a lie, however it would possibly as effectively be!)
We’ve recorded our journey by means of the Monkey Trail for you right here:
Anno 1800: Join us on the mysterious path of the monkey
How to seek out the three-headed gorilla
Behind you, a three-headed ape! Ah no, extra probably in entrance of you. To discover the second secret on Manola, it’s a must to comply with the trail a bit additional after the suspension bridge. Then you may come throughout an space with tall grass, wherein not an Evoli is hiding, however a three-headed gorilla – which runs away once more as rapidly because it appeared:
Anno 1800: Behind you! A 3-headed monkey!
I already wrote down on this love letter that the first-person perspective permits a complete new have a look at Anno 1800 and even made me fall in love with the game yet again:
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An enormous thanks goes out to our reader Stephan Werner for uncovering this thriller for us – so we would not have needed to do it by chance at 3 a.m. and endure everlasting nightmares.
What are your favourite Anno secrets and techniques? Have you taken a stroll within the first particular person perspective? Tell us within the feedback!