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Anno 1404 Retitled, Dated

Ubisoft announces Dawn of Discovery is the new North American title for Anno 1404, the next installment in the historical construction/RTS series from Related Designs. They also announce a summer release for the game, which is being touted for Wii, DS, and PC, in that order. Here is the feature list included with the announcement:

Build and sustain your own expansive empire
    Explore the beautifully detailed world and discover new places to create your civilization
    Set up trade posts in the spice mines of the Orient and explore new trade routes to keep your nation growing
    Learn from other nearby cultures to expand your horizons and master the challenges of establishing a prosperous society

Developed specifically for Wii, DS and PC audiences
    Unique art style and clever integration of the Wii Remote and DS stylus makes building your empire more fun and interactive than ever before
    All new scalable 3-D engine ensures unmatched visuals, optimized for all PC's from high-end to low-end desktops
    Seamless user interface delivers multiple gameplay modes and faster player rewards for both long or short play sessions

Exclusive multiplayer modes across platforms
    Build your civilization and make history along with a friend in the 2-player co-op mode for Wii
    Integration with Ubi.com allows PC players to track achievements, climb leaderboards and challenge others online

Accessible for everyone from beginners to pros
    Intelligent help system offers contextual hints for any situation
    In-game encyclopedia includes illustrated tutorial filled with tips and strategies for building your civilization

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1. Re: Anno 1404 Retitled, Dated Feb 26, 2009, 15:38 DangerDog
 
I can't imagine why they would want to rename the game for North America.  
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