01.08.2018World Wide Web Day
August 1st is celebrated as World Wide Web Day. It is a time to remember what our digital world revolves around, and how it all started.
Join us in celebrating this special day in the forums, where our Community shares their first WWW experiences!
Happy World Wide Web Day!
30.07.2018Summer Event Deactivation
We would like to remind you that the Summer Event will be completely deactivated today, at 22:59 BST. If you still plan on purchasing items for footballs at the in-game merchant, it's your last chance to do so!
We'd like to thank everyone who has voted in the recent Summer Event survey; your feedback is very much appreciated as it will enable us to improve future events!
24.07.2018Game Update - 25.07.2018 (done)
A game update is scheduled for Wednesday.
During this time, the game will be unavailable.
- Day: Wednesday, July 25th
- Game Worlds: (1 - 3) Closed
- Start: Approx. 07:00 BST
- End: Approx. 11:00 BST
- Adventures & Premium: Times will be extended
This update includes the introduction of the Co-op Adventure loot changes!
A full Change Log has been posted in our forums.
22.07.2018Network Maintenance (done)
On Monday, 23rd of July, an IT infrastructure task impacting the online services may cause short service interruptions.
Please plan your game activities accordingly.
- Date: 23.07.2018
- Timeframe: approx. 05:00 BST - approx. 13:00 BST
- Game: Possible short service interruptions
20.07.2018Sneak Peek: Anniversary Event
It's time to prepare for a big festivity, for this year we are celebrating 25 years of Settlers with a special Anniversary Event! Among other features, the event includes:
- New buildings
The Scouting Post is a new culture building which provides buffs with increased XP rewards!
- New specialist
The Field Medic General with an enhanced version of the First Aid skill as a trait
Not only will the Anniversary Event be available on the test server, but the Home island will be expanded as well with additional building slots!
Read everything about it in our forum or head over to the test server to see the event for yourself!
19.07.2018Feedback: Summer Event 2018
The Summer Event has been active for over three weeks; have you managed to gather enough footballs to purchase the most coveted items at the in-game merchant?
We'd like to hear your feedback on this year's Summer Event! Take part in our poll and share your thoughts with the rest of the community in the > forums. <
18.07.2018Dev Blog: Co-op Loot Changes
The overhaul to Co-op adventure loot, along with the expansion of our loot guarantee system, aims to breathe some fresh life into "The Settlers Online" next week!
Find out how our developers tackled such a challenge, juggled balance, and what this means for the future of adventure loot in our latest Dev Blog.
16.07.2018Change log 25/07/2018
The previously discussed UI changes and Co-op adventure adjusted rewards will be made available with the next game version, along with various other improvements.
Among those is the limitation of the Lucky Explorer being increased by 1 in the Event Shop! Read all about the new game version in our latest change log!
12.07.2018Dev Diary: Co-op Adventures Rewards
The next game update will play a major role in the way co-op adventures are perceived; their loots will be tweaked and improved in order to increase their appeal!
The UI will also be adjusted as well to make it more user-friendly, with a multitude of 'quality of life' updates to make navigating The Settlers Online even more efficient. Read all the ins and out about these two updates in our latest Dev Diary!
07.07.2018Happy World Chocolate Day!
For a lot of us, chocolate is that one treat which can cure even the gloomiest of days. Unfortunately, today is one of those days: four ultra-rare rabbits have been stolen from your local menagerie! Can you help save them?
For World Chocolate Day, we need your code-cracking heads to figure out how to solve this dilemma; there's a tasty reward if you're successful too! Assess the situation over on our forum!