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Anno 1800 Adds Botanica DLC and Day/Night Cycle

Ubisoft now offers the new Botanica DLC on the Epic Games Store for Anno 1800, the latest installment in their historical city-building strategy game. This trailer for the add-on gives you a chance to stop and smell the roses. As detailed in the announcement below, this also includes the promised day/night cycle mode for all owners of the game:
Today, Ubisoft announced that Anno 1800™, the latest installment from the successful city-building and strategic franchise, is releasing its second DLC, Botanica, on Windows PC. In addition, the day and night cycle free update is releasing today for all Anno 1800 players.

Botanica brings an additional cultural building project to the world of Anno 1800. The botanical garden is a feast for players’ eyes, and they’ll enjoy inviting green avenues and flowery compositions with wondrous and colorful exotic plants from far away in their thriving metropolises. Botanica includes various sets of flora from around the world that can be used in the decorative garden modules. Additional ornaments have also been added to the game for Anno players who want to live out their inner expressionist.

In a nutshell, Botanica comes with over 21 unique botanical modules and one glasshouse module. In addition, 11 new ornaments such as flower beds and topiaries have been added, which are usable with all cultural buildings. New sets of plants have been added for the botanical garden with a total of 59 plants items. Finally, players can construct a new Musical Pavilion and enjoy beloved tracks from previous Anno games inside their city. In order to play Botanica, players must reach the 4th Civilization Level.