Cities: Skylines Campus Released

Publisher Paradox Interactive and developer Colossal Order are taking Cities: Skylines players to school with the release of the promised Campus expansion for the urban planning game. For the dropouts who don't plan to matriculate, this comes along with a free update that adds two new library buildings, a new school bus, job titles in the citizen info panel, and new industry policies to the base version of the game. The release trailer can serve as your recruiting visit, and the announcement can be your guidance counselor:
Paradox Interactive and Colossal Order today released the Campus expansion for Cities: Skylines, with new university area types, reputation building, Academic Works, new varsity sports arenas, unique faculties, new policies, achievements and new maps. Available now for $12.99 / £10.29 / €12.99 MSRP, Campus is making school cool again in-game.

"Campus expands the way players can interact with the education system in Cities: Skylines," said Sandra Neudinger, Cities: Skylines Product Manager at Paradox Interactive. “Expanding on existing systems is always our goal, and Campus brings life to one important aspect of city-building together with a wealth of new content that our community has been asking for a while now. We can’t wait to see what they do with it!”

Key Features:

  • Degrees of Freedom - Design your own campus based on three area types - Trade School, Liberal Arts College and University. Increase reputation by attracting students and creating Academic Works to unlocking new buildings!
  • Var-City Sports - Bring college sports to your city by building football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and swimming arenas. Manage your teams, hire coaches, sell tickets -- and collect prizes for winning matches! Customize your teams with unique jerseys and increase their chances of winning with cheerleaders and coaches.
    Syllabuster - Employ seven new policies including book fairs and for-profit education. Sponsor academic works by handing out research grants and supporting the staff.
  • We Fancy - Display your scientific achievements in Museums.
  • Cheers! - Celebrate with your citizens during graduation ceremonies.
  • Ludocartography 101 - Five new maps for your building pleasure.
  • Three New Chirper Hats - Be the big chirp on campus!

In addition to two new radio stations - Deep Focus and Campus Rock, and a new Content Creator Pack - University City, a free update is available today which includes two new library buildings, a new yellow school bus, job titles in the citizen info panel, and new industry policies.