Lower the gangplanks and drop anchor. The Anno History Collection has arrived, bringing four of Ubisoft's colonial city-building strategy sims into the publishers' digital harbour. Remastered editions of Anno 1602, Anno 1503, Anno 1701, and Anno 1404 have been brought together under one tidy collection on Uplay, with a scattershot of standalone releases spread haphazardly across three different stores.
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Ubisoft today announced revamped rereleases of four vintage games from the colony-building strat-o-sim series Anno, due in June. The Anno History Collection will bring new versions of Anno 1602, Anno 1503, Anno 1701, and Anno 1404 will newfangled fanciness including 4K resolutions and multiplayer matchmaking, all while preserving save compatibility.
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"Anyone have fond memories of Albion?" asks Adam in the RPS treehouse, perched on his stump. "On GOG now." If we were '50s newsmen wearing three-piece suits and hats, keeping whiskey in our desk drawer (nowadays, it sits on the desk), staring at our secretary's gams, and saying 'scoop' unironically, we'd call that 'burying the lede'.Yes, GOG has added Albion, but as part of a…