Cities Skylines II – The City-Building Sim Sequel Announces October 24th Release Date
The sequel to the hit city-building sim, Cities Skylines, is finally here.
City planners and virtual urban enthusiasts have a reason to celebrate as the highly anticipated Cities Skylines II is slated for release on October 24th, 2023. The popular city-building simulation game, developed by Colossal Order, is set to grace the gaming world with updated visuals and mechanics, as showcased in a newly released trailer.
Eight years have passed since Colossal Order shipped the original Cities Skylines, which has garnered immense popularity, boasting over 12 million copies sold to date. The game has also fostered a strong community on platforms like Twitch and YouTube, with influential personalities immersing themselves in the virtual urban landscape. Many of these content creators have had the opportunity to explore the sequel in its beta stage, providing valuable feedback to the developers.
Today marks the opening of pre-orders for Cities Skylines II, allowing eager fans to secure their copy ahead of the release. In March, Colossal Order unveiled the new game, and in the months leading up to its launch, the developer plans to present detailed showcases of each of the sequel’s features, unveiling one aspect per week. This approach will provide players with an in-depth understanding of the game’s mechanics and improvements, further fueling excitement for its release.