Eco 8.0 will release on February 6th!

  • SLG Admin

    Hello everyone, hope you had a good start into the new year!
    Eco 8.0 - the BIOMES Update - will be released on our 1 year steam anniversary on February 6th!

    The update will introduce new biomes and species, notably:

    Trees: Palm trees, Redwoods
    Animals: Mule Deer, Mountain Goat, Bighorn Sheep
    Grasslands Plants: Big Bluestem, Switchgrass, Sunflower
    Desert Plants: Agave, Creosote Art Update
    Forest Plants: Ocean Spray, Trillium
    Taiga and Tundra Plants: Lupine, Saxifrage, Peat Moss, Deer Lichen, Dwarf Willow, Arctic Willow
    Rainforest Plants!: Papaya, Taro, Orchid, Heliconia, Pineapple, Lattice Mushroom, Bolete Mushroom, Cookeina Mushroom, Filmy Fern, King Fern
    Wetland Plants: Pumpkin

    On top of that we'll have

    A New Skill System! - Earn levelups by doing work, then choose specialty talents.
    A New Animal AI system! - Animals have new behaviors and are much smarter.
    Pipes! - Create plumbing networks to supply your villages and remove pollution.
    Banks! - Create new bank accounts and designate who has access.
    **Registrars! ** - Create titles and use them to determine who can access what.

    and many more (performance) improvements and bugfixes!

    We'll be showing off these features and answer player questions in our livestream this Friday at 2pm PST / 23:00h CET, come in and say hi!

  • @SLG-Dennis Will this reset the servers and or should we start servers with a clean world so all the changes take place ?

  • SLG Admin

    Yes, we do recommend to reset your worlds on 8.0 to gain access to all new features.