Cities: Skylines Changelog

Welcome! This page contains all Cities: Skylines patchnotes ever released.

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Latest version: 1.7.2-f1 (June 1st 2017)

1.7.2-f1 – 1st June 2017

  • Fixed: Large Avenue with Grass and Large Avenue with Bus Lanes tunnel entrance are missing some props
  • Fixed: Building tooltip for need icons trigger only at certain mouse position for zone buildings and city service in building infopanel
  • Fixed: Incorrect position of asymmetric road island and incorrect prop position on ferry path and one-way train track for Left hand traffic
  • Fixed: Sometimes random road or track segment is deleted when disabling intercity trains
  • Fixed: Multiple public transport stops at the same location causing division by zero / crashing the UI
  • Fixed: Double clicking creating multiple stops at the same place

1.7.1-f4 – 23rd May 2017

  • Fixed: “Steam” is no longer translated to “TGP” in Simplified Chinese on Steam
  • Fixed: Some players are unable to start scenarios
  • Added steam tags for new transport types and citizens

1.7.0-f5 – “Mass Transit” – 18th May 2017

Paid content of Mass Transit expansion:

  • 4 new mass transit types:
    • Ferries
    • Cable cars
    • Elevated monorail
    • Blimps
  • New mass transit related service buildings
  • Multiplatform train station with metro station
  • End-of-line train station with metro station
  • Ferry + bus stop
  • Monorail + bus hub
  • Monorail + train + metro hub
  • 3 new scenarios
  • 3 new landmarks
  • 3 new Chirper hats
  • New chirps
  • 3 new policies
  • 14 new Steam achievements
  • New road types
  • 3 new canals variations

Free update for all players:

  • Naming of roads
  • Added option to toggle road names on/off
  • Citizen Modding
  • What’s New -pop up screen
  • Two bridges for the gravel road
  • One-way Train Track
  • Adjust vehicle count slider for public transport lines
  • Emergency vehicles choose a free lane when available
  • Bulldozer for underground structures
  • Public transport info view additions
  • Unlimited soil – builtin mod added
  • Unlimited oil and ore -builtin mod added
  • Mod inspired features
  • Option to mark railway stations to accept or not accept intercity traffic
  • Ability set stop signs at intersections
  • Ability to toggle traffic lights for an intersection
  • Visual aids to road building

Thanks to the amazing modders and their mods for the inspiration!

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed: Player not being able to place custom props made with certain templates
  • Trailer-, sub building-, and prop variation assets disabled and enabled with main asset
  • Fixed: Main menu news feed color when focused
  • Fixed: Asset editor crash when null sub building list
  • Train tracks can be upgraded between one-way and two-way and therefore now also repaired after being destroyed by a disaster
  • Shoreline building placement improvements
  • Asset editor: fixed elevated road pillars disappearing or being treated as sub buildings when editing interchanges.
  • Fixed: Unnecesary thunderstorm warnings
  • Fixed: Endless sub-building fires
  • Fixed: Helicopters not used when building is completely missing road connection
  • Custom asset usage serialized to saved games and scenarios.
  • Buttons in content manager to subscribe and enable assets and mods used in a save or scenario (available for saves made after update)
  • More stable mass subscribe/unsubscribe to workshop items
  • Condition for “Build X buildings…” tells “Segments” instead of “Amount” when train tracks or metro tunnels are selected as the building, to
  • be clear about what is counted.
  • Better content manager stability with a big amount of assets
  • Asset editor: player can choose custom building unlock milestone
  • Content manager style panel refreshed when removing building from style
  • Fixed: Overlapping ‘Snapshot Tool’ text in scenario settings in DE, ES, PT and RU
  • Fixed: Superfluous condition ‘Have more than xx’ name in Tornado Country Goal tab in DE
  • Fixed: Cut-off text in Alpine Villages win window in DE, FR and PL
  • Fixed: The disaster area of effect tooltip text persist on the screen when mouse over
  • Fixed: Changing disaster severity value using slider move the whole disaster info panel
  • Fixed: Place Disaster button is present in Keymapping section for non Natural Disasters DLC owners
  • Custom asset loading optimization
  • Asset editor: thumbshot tool shows sub-buildings
  • Direction arrows displayed on oneway roads/tracks when in constructing mode or traffic/transport infoviews.
  • Upgraded to Unity 5.5.3f1
  • Cities Skylines now uses Metal rendering API on mac fixing multiple graphical glitches (OS X El Capitan 10.11 and newer, only on
  • computers with Metal support)
  • ND scenario maps that don’t get flooded are shown in “New Game” map list
  • All ND scenario maps are available for creating scenarios
  • Smaller outside connection capacity for smaller roads
  • Fixed: Player is unable to rotate buildings while placing sub building in Asset Editor
  • Fixed: Player cannot exit New Scenario and Load scenario with ESC key
  • Fixed: Random crashes in Asset Editor after creating new asset one after another
  • Fixed: language change causing issues in-game
  • Asset editor: asset importer preview window fixes
  • Vehicles have show / hide routes button
  • Asset editor optimization
  • Scrollable policies for all categories added
  • Fixed asset editor sub-buildings showing notifications after free camera mode
  • Asset editor: fixed relocation issues when sub building contains paths
  • Fixed: Deluxe DLC link in main menu
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor Conditions carried over when going back and forth between triggers
  • Snap settings panel works in all editors and with right positioning
  • Fixed: Changing language in scenario and then another time in main menu causing an error
  • Fixed: Scenario settings mod list getting messed up when changing language
  • Updated telemetry
  • Asset editor shows DLC icons for trees and roads
  • Fixed: Fire effect is not always noticeable when there are several buildings on fire
  • Fixed: Building intersection on elevated highway interrupt highway bridge model
  • Fixed: Firewatch Tower not illuminated during night time
  • Fixed: Canceling the Disclaimer warning when trying to activate a mod still activates said mod
  • Fixed: Sorting by “Author” doesn’t sort things properly between player author and game author items
  • Emergency vehicles choose lane with least traffic
  • Increased emergency vehicles speed
  • Added localization support for a keymapping string
  • Fixed: Missing translations for several keybindings.
  • Updated Natural Disasters scenario map names
  • Added translation keys for all scenario map names
  • DLC badges are shown in new game panel list for Natural Disasters and Mass Transit scenario maps
  • DLC icons are also shown for maps listed in “New Scenario” panel
  • Added underground bulldozer both in-game and for editors
  • Fixed: The currently opened menu will still be opened, with unlocked buildings, if selecting “Restart” when failing a scenario
  • Fixed: Scrolling the mouse wheel has no effect when the mouse is placed over a “Complete condition…” box of the Goals tab
  • Fixed: Scrolling the mouse wheel has no effect when the mouse is placed over a locked element
  • Fixed: Creating a new scenario from a save file made from a scenario causes the triggers and disasters of the original scenario to still be
  • applied
  • Expansion badge added for Choose Scenario tab of the New Game panel
  • Fixed: Clipping rubble on collapsed gravel road bridge
  • “Error Error Error Error :(” error message text changed
  • Removed redundant ”Choose Scenario” hover tooltip on New Game menu
  • Fixed: Evacuate/Release Citizens button in shelter panels don’t get updated immediately when clicking the global Evacuate/Release
  • button
  • Fixed: Localization is not updating immediately in Scenario Editor when Player change language
  • Added tooltip for Disaster panel button
  • Fixed: Cut-off props and assets names ending in Asset Importer
  • Fixed: Parks do not display the number of tourists
  • Fixed: It is unclear that the Fire Helicopter Depot needs a Firewatch Tower to put out a forest fire
  • Fixed: Missing KO translation for DO and DON’T in scenario goal tab
  • Fixed: Cut off Triggers text in Scenario Editor Planner panel in ES, FR, PL, PT and RU
  • Fixed: Overlapping ‘Can Repeat’ conditions in Scenario Editor in DE, ES, FR, PL, PT and RU
  • Fixed: Missing localization of no shelters notification in all languages except EN
  • Fixed: Missing localization for newly added Natural Disaster keymapping in DE, ES, FR, KO, PL, PT, and RU
  • Fixed: Missing RESTART button localization in lost prompt window
  • Fixed: Oil industry specialization icon in individual district panel is barely visible
  • Fixed: Missing legend for evacuated building in Disaster Risk view
  • Fixed: ID string present for active Sinkhole in warning panel
  • Fixed: Missing Doomsday Vault service icon in Monument tab within Milestone Panel
  • Fixed: Cut off Police Helicopter Depot name in Milestone panel while playing with DE language
  • Fixed: Cut off Fire Helicopter Depot name in Milestone panel while playing with DE language
  • Fixed: Missing ‘Save Game’ and ‘Map’ localization in Scenario Editor and Main Menu when creating new scenario in all languages except
  • EN
  • Fixed: Tooltip on level tool in Landscaping tab is wrong about mouse buttons
  • Fixed: Water structures have an upkeep cost of 0.00
  • Fixed: User cannot sort Transport lines with the day, night or day/night option in the Public Transport – Lines detail panel
  • Fixed: Custom and Workshop assets are not placed in any logical order in construction tab
  • Fixed: User is unable to build underground roads under the last large height layer
  • Fixed: Description of the Eden Project monument contains a typo
  • Fixed: The Tax Office’s Info Panel description contains incorrect information
  • Fixed: The Cargo Harbor’s Info Panel description contains a grammar mistake
  • Fixed: Adding only one policy to the district causes district info view to flicker
  • Fixed: Released prisoners taking jail space while getting home
  • Fixed: Asset editor crashes
  • Asset editor and game always starts with all snap settings on
  • Made policies icons larger in district panel and city info panel
  • Automatic public transport vehicle unbunching
  • District panel changes size with amount of policy icons
  • Separate autosave settings for game and editors
  • Multiple localisation and cut-off issues fixed
  • Fixed: Custom sub buildings without mesh cause terrain to flatten in the whole tile when loading game (requires re-saving the asset)
  • Fixed: Cut off text in Public Transport Line Overview header: Stops, Passengers in PL
  • Fixed: Cut off text in Public Transport Line Overview header: Vehicles in FR
  • Fixed: Cut off text in Public Transport Line Overview header: Stops, Passengers in PT
  • Fixed: Cut off text in Public Transport Line Overview header: Stops, Vehicles in ES
  • Fixed: ”Built-in themes” and ”User themes” tabs in map/asset editor are cut off in PL
  • Fixed: Long city names overlap with the day / night slider when the aspect ratio is set to Normal (4:3)
  • Fixed: Overlapping and cut-off Tsunami Warning Buoy title in building info panel in PL and RU
  • Fixed: Cut off Medical Helicopter Depot name in Milestone panel while playing with DE language
  • Fixed: Cut off Disaster Response Unit name in Milestone panel while playing with DE language
  • Fixed: Oil and Fertile land have similar colors on winter themed maps
  • Fixed: The name “Cathedral of Plentitude” contains a spelling error
  • Fixed: Custom asset scale, rotation, and bottom pivot getting hiddenly carried over to next consequent asset
  • Fixed: Citizen scaling, rotation and bottom pivot toggle disabled (messes up animations) in Asset importer
  • Fixed random errors when multiple custom assets have exact same same sub buildings/variations/trailers
  • Slight custom asset loading optimization
  • Fixed asset editor sub building bug when changing asset while in snapshot mode
  • Fixed: Extreme framerate drop when taking snapshots in asset editor
  • Fixed: Panda Sanctuary short description text overflow building info panel in RU
  • Fixed: Overlapping Weather Radar short description in building info panel in RU
  • Fixed: Deep Space Radar long description text overflow the window and cover Water and Electricity usage in RU
  • Fixed: Firewatch Tower long description text overflow the window and cover Water and Electricity usage in RU
  • Fixed: Overlapping Pumping Service short description in building info panel in RU
  • Fixed: Pumping Service long description text overflow the window and cover Water and Electricity usage in ES
  • Fixed: Overlapping Tall Radio Mast short description in building info panel in RU
  • Fixed: Overlapping Short Radio Mast short description in building info panel in RU
  • Fixed: Overlapping Fire Helicopter Depot title in building info panel in DE, FR, PL, PT and RU

1.6.3-f1 – 26th January 2017

  • Fixed helicopters not used when building is completely missing road connection
  • Fixed endless sub-building fires
  • Fixed unnecessary thunderstorm warnings
  • Fixed crash when adding building to a style
  • Content manager asset sorting
  • Fixed: Overlapping ‘Unsubscribe All’ button in Content Manager in ES
  • Fixed: Player is unable to close triggers tabs in Goals panel even when buttons look functional

1.6.2-f1 – 21st December 2016

  • Relaxation station DLC audio files are not included in the base game anymore
  • Fixed: User-made scenarios cannot be played without owning natural disasters DLC
  • Fixed: elevated road pillars disappearing when editing interchanges
  • Fixed: elevated road pillars no more treated as sub buildings when editing a building
  • Fixed: sub building now packed only once when used multiple times in a building
  • Fixed: sub building paths getting duplicated when saving a building
  • Fixed: Sub-buildings keep burning after main fire has been extinguished
  • Fixed: Scenario tab in new game panel is disabled when there are no scenarios available

1.6.1-f2 – (11th December 2016)

  • Chinese localisation added
  • Added information about Tank Reservoir stored water in Water infoview
  • Added scenario loosing and winning conditions in New Game>Choose Scenario panel
  • IBuilding modding interface
  • Added missing service enumerations to modding API
  • Trailer-, sub building-, and prop variation assets disabled and enabled with main asset
  • Fixed: Typo "Distrcits" in In-Game Keymapping Settings options
  • Fixed: Mac/Linux: The white News Feed box stays highlighted after a user clicks on it.
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor: The word "Severity" isn’t localised in any language in the info window for placed Disasters
  • Fixed: Garbage accumulation for International Airport and Cargo Hub is high
  • Fixed: Map Editor: Ancient Wall description text is placeholder text
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor: There’s no efficient way of rearranging Conditions order in the list
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: Game stops working when creating a new International Airport asset with props
  • Fixed: Some buildings causing asset editor to crash
  • Fixed: Sub building heights and angles sometimes saved wrong
  • Fixed: Player not being able to place props made with certain templates
  • Fixed: An issue causing mods to disappear from content manager
  • Fixed: Superfluous dot sign at the end of By the Dam scenario name in PT and FR
  • Fixed: Superfluous dot sign at the end of Helicopter Park name in PL
  • Fixed: Multiple disaster reports generated for single disaster cluster
  • Fixed: Localization not refreshed in multiple places when changing languages
  • Fixed: Reloading Theme Editor in the same map theme cause Disaster Probabilities tab issues
  • Fixed: Weather Radar name overflows in KO
  • Fixed: Localization is not updating immediately in Asset Editor for all languages
  • Fixed: Cut off ‘Helicopter Priority’ in Milestone panel while playing with DE language
  • Fixed: Not updating translation for all policies tooltip text while in district panel
  • Fixed: Notification icons are present for sub-buildings in asset editor
  • Fixed: Citizen using evacuation buses need to first exit the Large Emergency Shelter in order to get inside it
  • Fixed: Loading a game while meteor strike is occurring result with no explosion SFX
  • Fixed: Player need to click twice on radio panel in order to open it
  • Fixed: The after disaster report panel is carried over between saves that both have the same map theme
  • Fixed: Player cannot dismiss after disaster report at will
  • Fixed: Water front buildings becomes displaced when hit by tsunami
  • Fixed: Sub building button disappearing with certain screen aspect ratios
  • Fixed: Garbage piling up in multi-part buildings
  • Fixed: Lose prompt doesn’t mention which losing condition was met
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor: Using both trigger and non-trigger conditions for a win or loss makes the conditions get
  • sorted in a strange way inside Goals menu in-game when you use "After each other"
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor: The minus key is not registered when trying to enter a negative value for a money trigger.
  • Fixed: Advanced Wind Turbine becomes displaced when hit by tsunami
  • Fixed: Asset Editor – The user is able to place intersection assets outside of the asset zone limit.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor – User is unable to load the first saved intersection asset in a new asset editor.
  • Fixed: Radio channels streaming warning includes Relaxation Station even though it’s okay to stream with that station
  • Fixed: Tutorial message for rebuilding collapsed city services doesn’t appear
  • Fixed: Disaster Risk info view has no Advisor text
  • Fixed: Most Natural Disasters keymappings are missing.
  • Fixed: Early warning for disasters remains with unchanged text during the disaster
  • Fixed: Relocating a Shelter causes issues with the current evacuation route.
  • Fixed: Scenario Editor: Users are able to scroll the list of effects without opening the drop-down menu.
  • Fixed: The Chirper birds do not follow the bends in the Chirpynado.
  • Fixed: The Tsunami warning message is cut off.
  • Fixed: Disaster severity slider could be hard to understand for a new player at first
  • Fixed: The Trench Ruins do not get destroyed by disasters.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor – Intersections can be placed over each other.
  • Fixed: Disaster reports names can go out of bounds
  • Fixed: Map Editor: Load Map menu is using the wrong save name
  • Fixed: Role and effects of Disaster Response unit was unclear
  • Fixed: Newly added City Statistics’ timelines are inconsistent with other City Statistics’ timelines.
  • Fixed: UI: The Disaster warning bar slightly grows each time a new disaster hit the city.
  • Fixed: Some citizens are using evacuation route buses like a regular bus line

1.6.0-f4 – “Natural Disasters” – (29th November 2016)

Paid content Cities: Skylines – Natural Disasters Expansion:

  • 7 disasters
  • Tsunami
  • Tornado
  • Thunderstorm
  • Earthquake
  • Sinkhole
  • Forest fire
  • Meteor strike
  • Building fire now spreads
  • Random disasters in sandbox play
  • 5 scenarios
  • New services to counteract disasters
  • Space Radar
  • Weather Radar
  • Tsunami Buoy
  • Earthquake Sensor
  • Firewatch Tower
  • Re-building systems for disaster aftermath
  • Disaster Response Unit
  • Pumping Service
  • Large and Small Shelter
  • Tank Reservoir
  • Helicopters for some existing services and helicopter depots
  • Fire Fighting Helicopter Depot
  • Medical Helicopter Depot
  • Police Helicopter Depot
  • Planning escape routes for Shelters
  • New Chirps
  • 3 new Chirper hats
  • 6 new unique buildings and a new monument
  • 12 new Steam achievements
  • 5 new policies
  • Fresh Water Outlet (new Water Service building)

Free content for all players:

  • Scenario editor and ability to share scenarios in the Workshop
  • 3 radio stations
  • Game engine upgraded to Unity 5.4
  • Load/save/new -panels now support sorting asset list by name or modification time
  • Extra buildings available also in the European theme
  • Paradox Store logo is now Steam logo
  • AssetImporter:
  • Imported asset scaling textbox is automatically set to match template mesh size to prevent confusion with very small models
  • Fixed preview camera showing building tiles for vehicles
  • Warnings for badly optimized or very large custom assets added
  • Sub building serialization + sub building tool in asset editor
  • Prop/tree variation serialization + asset editor tool
  • Asset importer prop/tree templates
  • Asset editor props more organized
  • Ambulance and police car siren volumes tweaked
  • Fixed: After Dark: Collision: Citizens sometimes walk in mid-air to reach the restaurant pier.
  • Fixed: Landscaping: None of the new props are localised in any part of the game
  • Fixed: Snowfall: Trees don’t have a thumbnail picture in their tooltip on winter themed maps
  • Fixed: Snowfall: After the Christmas tree burns down the tree is unscathed.
  • Fixed: Snowfall: Tool names partially overlap their corresponding icons
  • Fixed: Stadiums: Juventus Stadium and Camp Nou are very brightly lit at night
  • Fixed: Stadiums: Football Stadium model doesn’t look burned down after having burned down
  • Fixed: Stadiums: “Burned Down!” signifier is placed inside the Football Stadium
  • Fixed: Stadiums: Football Stadium gets an “already built” icon when it shouldn’t
  • Fixed: Paradox account: Wrong password error message is ambigious
  • Fixed: Paradox account: Missing translation in the Paradox account error message.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: Asset Importer category icons have no tooltips
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: An intersection with roads from both expansions could have both badges displayed.
  • Fixed: Asset editor: Impossible to import OBJ meshes for new assets
  • Fixed: Content Manager – Unsubscribing too many workshop items at once leads to a crash.
  • Fixed: Memory errors when over 16gb installed in Linux
  • Fixed: The save games in the “Load Game” menu are strangely sorted instead of just sorted by date
  • Fixed: Gameplay: Budget sliders create low land value
  • Fixed: Park prop assets should have an indicator that they come from a specific DLC or mod
  • Fixed: Milestones: Boom Town: Placeholder text displayed when hovering over the tram icon.
  • Fixed: Bus: Missing translation for “Modify Line” and “Lines Overview”.
  • Fixed: Total line count in the public transport details panel is missing localization for other languages than english
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: Saving a new asset with some default templates for vehicle assets displays a warning message

1.5.0-f4 – (9th June 2016)

Free Football DLC, available to download on Steam Thursday the 9th of June:

  • Football Stadium
  • Football match mechanics
  • Possibility to customize football team colour
  • New policies
  • New Chirps
  • New Chirper hat

Patch for all the players, available after devs get to the office on Thursday (UTC+2/EET):

  • Pre-order content added to the base game!
  • Email subscription included on the Paradox account creation page
  • Fixed: ‘Unsubscribe All’ and ‘Add style’ are inconsistent with rest of the buttons in Content Manager under Style and Steam Workshop tabs
  • Fixed: Incorrect lighting on H2 3×2 Office13 building during day
  • Fixed: {0} symbol appear next to the price while buying new tile in DE
  • Fixed: Solar Plant producing lower amount of energy during night (Solar power plant now produces 70% of the daytime output during the night)
  • Fixed: Parks & Recreation policy mentioned the Decoration budget (now Decoration is removed)
  • Fixed: Map Editor: Saving a new map (in the map editor) and then loading it result in broken map
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Design: Tourism Specialization does not attract more tourists
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Bikers stands backwards when waiting at a red light
  • Fixed: LOC: GER: The “Young Adults” text in a district’s Info Panel is cut off
  • Fixed: Text: Names exceeding 14 characters are cut-off
  • Fixed: Text: UI: The text fields of citizens or vehicles info panels can overlap when using long custom names
  • Fixed: UI: The number of unread chirps overlaps city notifications, causing it to flicker as well
  • Fixed: Text: UI: Several characters are cut off when displayed in the City Name text field, of the New Game panel
  • Fixed: Bus doors are on the wrong side when using left hand traffic
  • Fixed: Snowplow blade face the wrong way when using left hand traffic
  • Fixed: Landscaping: Tooltip for “Parks and Recreation” policy in milestone menu mentions “Decoration”
  • Fixed: LOC: RU: The text box for “Cost: {0} / cell” (“Стоимость: {0} / клетка”) is overlapping in Hydro Power Plant info

1.4.1-f2 – (19th April 2016)

  • Fixed: Assets editor ignores vertex colours when a mesh is imported
  • Fixed: Buses can enter and exit bus stations located at highways with sound barriers
  • Fixed: Rocks, Trees, and Shrubs can clip through elevated roads and paths when terrain is elevated with Shift Tool
  • Fixed: Building a Cargo Hub also add weekly Train expenses
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Text: The default names of the Souvenir Shops have the word “Souvenirs” misspelled.
  • Fixed: Text overlap in New Game panel when using Polish language
  • Fixed: Text goes out of bounds in Load Game panel in several languages
  • Fixed: Road maintenance pickup has misplaced headlights
  • Fixed: Placing a Six-Lane Road to the edge of a Train Track cause it to clip through it
  • Fixed: Map Editor: Environment props could be sorted in different tabs.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: UI: Map Editor Environment assets could be sorted in a different tab of the Building Asset Importer.
  • Fixed: custom water normalmap issue
  • Added newly proof read and fixed strings
  • Fixed: localization issues
  • Fixed: Hovering / floating cars going across map
  • Fixed: Changing elevated pedestrian path to ground level near elevated road causes visible path level issue
  • Improvement: Added confirmation window when unsubscribing Steam Workshop items from Content Manager

1.4.0-f3 – (22nd March 2016)

  • Landscaping tools – Tools to edit terrain heights (Shift, Level, Smooth, Slopes), 3 brush sizes and 3 strengths are available in the option bar.
  • Paths – Paths were moved from Decorations to Landscaping Paths
  • Trees – Trees were moved from the Props Decorations group to Landscaping Trees
  • Rocks – Added rocks objects
  • Water Structures – contains Floodwalls, Quays and Canals
  • Decoration service renamed to Parks&Plazas
  • Parks – The Standard parks
  • Plazas – The Plazas style parks
  • Others parks – The parks which don’t belong in the 2 categories above
  • Tourism & Leisure – After Dark DLC only, contains all the park assets from After Dark
  • Winter Parks – Snowfall DLC only, contains all the park assets from Snowfall and only shows if you are in a Winter map
  • New categories for Unique Buildings
  • The Environment panel of the Map editor now contains several terrain props such as ruined/abandoned buildings and rocks.
  • The roads, paths, tunnels and tracks now have a new button in the Option panel where you can select snapping and straight or curve type. The button has 3 states and can be used to cycle through 3 preset heights for the elevation step when using page up and page down.
  • New steam achievements implemented
  • Default maps updated with new environment props
  • Dam placement shows terrain topography
  • Blurry cliff textures improved
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Text: SPA/FRE/RUS : In-Game: Line color will overlap the Line Name in the Public Transport – Lines detail window.
  • Fixed: PDX Accounts creation lacks countries (Montenegro added).
  • Fixed: Suggestion: Expansion 2: UI: The Lines Detail panel could be easier to access.
  • Fixed: Suggestion: Expansion 2: UI: The total number of transport lines could be added in the Lines Detail panel.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: You can have two rows of Roads buttons at the same time
  • Fixed: Main Menu: Tools: Mouse wheel scroll does not work in the “map theme” selection screen. (Fixed also in theme selections.)
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Design: The Prisoners and Cyclists statistics are displayed in the City Statistic even if the After Dark expansion has not been purchased.
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Public Transport Lines can only be sorted in one direction
  • Fixed: Expansion: Design: Vehicles coming out of Cargo Hubs have incorrect path causing looping and traffic issues.
  • Fixed: Theme Editor: Changing the water normal for a theme does not get saved
  • Fixed: Faulty transition when connecting bicycle path to pavement path
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Theme Editor: Grass color offset values doesn’t get updated on the map immediately
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: It is difficult to understand the impact of Heating on the budget
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Pathfinding: Sometimes, snow plows and road maintenance vehicles do not complete their work shift and disappear.
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: “Unsubscribe all” and “disable all” are missing a letter in 1600×900 resolution
  • Fixed: Keybinding strings under the Theme Editor tab are unlocalized
  • Fixed: Strings regarding themes in New Game and Load Game menus are unlocalized
  • Fixed: Text in Asset Editor tab of the Keymapping menu is cut-off in several languages
  • Fixed: Several entries in Keymapping \ Asset Editor are unlocalized
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Snowfall map names in the New Game menu are unlocalized in Korean
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Water & Sewage tooltip in Budget menu does not mention Heating.
  • Fixed: “Last updated” text overlaps button in several languages in the Content Manager
  • Fixed: The “Included in x styles” text does not get updated when switching language settings
  • Fixed: LOC: POL: The “Households” text in a district’s Info Panel is overlapping with the Population graph.
  • Fixed: LOC: ALL: Map Editor: Import and Export Heightmap not localized.
  • Fixed: Expansion 2: Some of the new Snowfall props aren’t localised in the Asset Editor
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: “2x3_Nightclub01” has wrong sort of names
  • Fixed: German language – ‘Reset Configuration’ button is inconsistent (big letters) with other buttons
  • Fixed: Gameplay option “dynamic weather” is translated wrong to German
  • Fixed: LOC: FRE/POR/RUS/POL/GER: Text: The warning message when changing resolutions is cut-off.
  • Fixed: Several non-winter maps in the New Games panel are not localised in any language except English
  • Modding: Added few serializers for some data types to go into CRPs (DepotAI.SpawnPoint, PropInfo.Effect, BuildingInfo.SubInfo, PropInfo.ParkingSpace, PropInfo.SpecialPlace)
  • Modding: Improved error handling for mods causing exceptions during the ILoading interface callbacks and consequently disabling other mods
  • Modding: Added profiling ability for custom content loading (using the –enabled-dev-ui toggle, Show loading profile and Show custom content)

1.3.2-f1 – (2nd March 2016)

  • Fixed: Shadows not displaying when dynamic weather is enabled on Mac and Linux.
  • Fixed: The light reflection on roads and cliffs, caused by rain during daytime, are too shiny.
  • Fixed: Pedestrians get stuck between park or unique building and gravel road.
  • Fixed: Pedestrians get stuck between pavement path and road with bike lanes.
  • Fixed: Raised train tracks in asset editor not editable after reloading it in editor.
  • Fixed: ‘Distance too short!’ warning when building short road curves.
  • Fixed: Cyclists get annihilated when changing from bicycle path to bicycle lane.
  • Fixed: Selecting trailers for trams doesn’t work in Asset Editor.
  • Fixed: Highway slope props overlap with tunnel walls.
  • Fixed: Long bikepaths are partially missing lampposts.
  • Fixed: Levelcrossing with highway has gravel instead of pavement.
  • Fixed: Trees now look much healthier again!
  • Improved: Texture compression time for certain textures in editors

1.3.1-f1 – (23rd February 2016)

  • User information is not stored to output_log anymore.
  • Korean spacing issue fixed.
  • Left handed traffic power lines on the station track fixed

1.3.0-f4 “Snowfall” – (18th February 2016)

Paid content – Snowfall Expansion

  • Winter theme added
  • 3 winter maps
  • 3 new winter parks
  • 4 new landmark buildings
  • Snow (generated on buildings)
  • Snowfall
  • Northern lights
  • Chirper variations and new chirps
  • Winter citizens
  • Winter trees
  • Winter props
  • Cars slow down on snow
  • Some twinkle!
  • New sounds
  • New music
  • Winter versions for a few After Dark growables added
  • Tram added
  • Tram rails, electricity poles and models
  • Tram roads and bridges/tunnels
  • Tram stops
  • Tram depot
  • Thumbnails and tooltips
  • Added to the public transport Info view
  • Added to the economy panel
  • Snow plows, that remove the snow from roads, and snow dump
  • Heating
  • Pipes
  • Geothermal Heating Plant
  • Boiler Station
  • Road maintenance service
  • Road maintenance truck and depot
  • Road condition affects car speed
  • Sauna
  • Temperature affects electricity and heat consumption
  • 8 new Steam achievements
  • 4 new policies
  • New loading tips
  • New loading images

Free for all players:

  • Expanded public transportation UI
  • Line detail / visibility icons
  • Public transport lines panel (sorting of lines by name, vehicle count, passenger count or number of stops, color and renaming and day/night/daynight lines settings) available from the public transport info view
  • Theme editor
  • Added information on which custom map theme is used for a map to New game, Load game, New map and Load map panels, including the theme author name
  • Warning added when trying to use a map or save that has a missing custom map theme
  • New map panel allows custom themes when starting a new map
  • Weather
  • Rain
  • Fog
  • Chirper variations
  • 5 new Steam achievements
  • Thermometer shows current temperature either in Celsius or Fahrenheit
  • Trams/taxi in info view now scalable size
  • Tunnel entrances have lights
  • WORKSHOP PANEL NOW DO … INSTEAD OF CUTTING TEXT !!!!!
  • Background menu image fading based on what DLCs are owned
  • Main menu DLC badges
  • Building collision height includes props/trees
  • Small fixes for numerous buildings
  • Terrain cliffs and sand have now higher texel density.
  • Terrain cliff and sand textures have been improved and more uniformly tiled relative to different themes.
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: “2×2 Pub” gets built in Tourism districts and not Leisure districts
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Design: 1x1_Souvenir Shops are built in Leisure Specilization districts.
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Three assets are in the wrong category in the Asset Editor
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: “2×2 Beauty Salon” has wrong sort of names
  • Fixed: Expansion 1: Polish text for “User Interface Volume” goes out of bounds
  • Fixed: Russian option text in Display Mode scroll list goes out of bounds
  • Fixed: SPA/RUS: Options: The Aspect Ratio drop-down menu has cut-off text
  • Fixed: Magicka Theme Park is unevenly lit at night
  • Fixed: There is no “Normal” style for European maps
  • Fixed: Animated parks and unique buildings have flashing people and animals when viewed from the Electricity info view
  • Fixed: Elevated roads cannot be upgraded
  • Fixed: Some parks can be built under an elevated road, causing collision issues
  • Fixed: Solar Power plants description doesn’t match the functionality
  • Fixed: It’s possible to access locked construction menu tabs if loading into a smaller city save game from a large city save game
  • Fixed: Some citizens remain in parks indefinitely and sometimes retain their child bodies
  • Fixed: Graphics: Most props on the Magicka Theme Park are losing textures while zoomed out
  • Fixed: Tourism drops significantly in cities which have reached an attractiveness limit
  • Fixed: If too many 1×1 buildings are built close to each other, they, along with nearby buildings, will disappear if the user zooms out the
  • view.
  • Fixed: An error message appears when attempting to continue a power line by selecting the top-most part of a pylon.
  • Fixed: AI: After loading a saved game, multiple vehicles return to their depot.

1.2.2-f3 – (6th November 2015)

  • Output_Log.txt issue fixed

1.2.2-f2 – (5th November 2015)

  • Zone limit increased 50%
  • Building limit increased 50%
  • Road segment limit increased 12,5%
  • Fixed some issues when loading saves with missing assets.
  • Commercial specializations exposed in the Asset Editor for DLC owners
  • Fixed an issue where pre-DLC vehicles would fail to load in the Asset Editor
  • AfterDark badge added on top of assets thumbnails in the Template selector of the asset editor which uses AfterDark only features
  • Content Manager also disable the asset using DLC feature which wont work in the base game and offer a link to the DLC store page
  • Fixed Tropical and European cliff textures showing disgusting lines
  • After Dark expansion: Text: UI: The mouse over text of the Specializations income is incorrect.
  • After Dark expansion: LOC: RUS: Asset Editor: The “Day/Night Control” text is cut off.
  • After Dark expansion: Text: Menu: Incorrect mouse over tooltip text for Prisoners and Cyclists in the City Statistics menu.
  • Fixed tree lod shadow clipping with tall trees
  • Fixed bikes coming out of the plane at airports
  • Updated the storage method for Paradox account credentials
  • Fixed the day/night control slider label position in Map and Asset editor

1.2.1-f1 – (1st October 2015)

  • Fixed an issue where the game loading could get stuck if a custom asset created prior to the unique building category feature was subscribed.
  • Asset editor: the offset of the car lights for night time caused the lights to always show from the center of the car. Now they are at the right position.
  • Asset editor: the position of the car lights at night time are now exposed in the properties panel.
  • Asset editor: the properties panel now support dragging of a float value so it is easier to visualize position. If an horizontal blue arrow appears when hovering the name of a field, click and drag to increase/decrease the value instead of typing it directly.
  • Asset editor: the default category selection when selecting a car template was incorrect, now it is correct.
  • The update should be rolling out right now. They are also working on other bugfixes that are coming later.

1.2.0 “After Dark” – (24th September 2015)

Paid content – After Dark Expansion

  • Plenty of props and buildings added
  • After dark menu music
  • Loading image variation support
  • New Loading screens
  • District toolbar has been split to 3 tabs: Paint, Industrial specializations and Commercial specializations
  • Economy panel shows specializations in the income and tooltips
  • Economy panel shows taxi
  • Unlocking panel shows new commercial specializations
  • Crime info view has a jail availability, prisoners and capacity
  • Prisoners added
  • Commercial specializations added: Leisure and Beach
  • Leisure and Beach assets added
  • Unlocking requirements for specializations and new buildings
  • New policies added
  • New Steam achievements added
  • District panel now shows both industrial and commercial specialization
  • Menu logo shows after dark for DLC owners
  • Prisons added
  • Police cars collect criminals
  • Police vans transport criminals to prisons
  • Taxis added to info view legend
  • New strings added, for example bicycles now have a correct info panel
  • International airport added
  • Cargo hub added
  • Taxi service added
  • Bus terminal added
  • Bicycles and bicycle paths working

Free for all players:

  • Service buildings show notification when there is no road access
  • Day/night option added
  • Added icons to info panels of vehicles and citizens
  • Building and attached prop window/illumination/light depends on if building is active / has electricity
  • Night ambient sounds implemented
  • New music implemented for the night
  • Lights go off when a building is on fire
  • Pink Unicorn billboard added!
  • Budget window now has sliders for both day and night time
  • Day/Night transport lines
  • Shoreline now has land value and land value info view shows it even if it is not built yet
  • Content manager: ability to create custom district styles (custom building collections) from downloaded assets to be used on districts
  • District panel now has a drop down allowing to change its style set
  • Added day time control slider in Map and Asset editor
  • Added Day/Night indicator where the zoom/tiles mode button is
  • Visual night and day cycle added
  • Street lights
  • New textures for lighting windows added to existing buildings
  • Modding: Textfields support added to mod options
  • Fixed: Left and right mouse button references in all languages
  • Fixed: PDX Accounts creation lacks countries
  • Fixed: Logged out of paradox account on every return to main menu
  • Fixed: Markers are invisible to the players when placed on an asset in Asset Editor
  • Fixed: Short description text goes out of bounds in Load Asset window if text is too long
  • Fixed: Exploit: It is possible to keep the crime at 0% using only 2 Fire Stations and no Police Stations
  • Fixed: Using Ctrl+backspace to erase your search word in the Content Manager does not bring back the whole list
  • Fixed: Content Manager: Using Ctrl+v in the searchbox does not update the results.
  • Fixed: High density commercial building H2 3×4 Shop04a has its store sign intersecting with the building model
  • Fixed: The industrial H3 1×1 Facility05 building has a flickering metal cargo box.
  • Fixed: Options: The X button applies the new settings on the New Screen Resolution prompt.
  • Fixed: UI : Road upgrades: The road upgrade tooltip does not display long enough.
  • Fixed: Citizens can often be seen going down the metro station’s stair case through the handrail.
  • Fixed: Clouds still move in the sky while the simulation is paused.
  • Fixed: Low Health prompt triggered even if you have 0 citizens (only happened when using mods)
  • Fixed: RUS/GER: In the Content Manager, the text of the “Publish” button is a little cut off
  • Fixed: “Reset key mapping” does not follow the capitalization norm of the rest of the buttons
  • Fixed: Advisor start text does not change language when changing language in-game
  • Fixed: Visitors will not leave a building when it is turned off.
  • Fixed: Medium roads can be upgraded to Highways with functional Service buildings connected to them. (Warning added to service
  • buildings not connected to a road.)
  • Fixed: European Theme: The Theatre and the Hypermarket European Unique Buildings are too hard to unlock.
  • Fixed: Sliders in the Options Menu should have indications of their value.
  • Fixed: Content Manager: The Categories title is misplaced.
  • Fixed: Citizens vanish when entered in the Japanese Garden.
  • Fixed: Clicking on the Auto-save option toggles the Auto-open Chirper messages option.
  • Fixed: The Sea-and-Sky Scraper Unique Building has the already built icon displayed at all times.
  • Fixed: Spelling mistake in the information box of the Fire Station building.
  • Fixed: The tooltip for burned down buildings has a low resolution pie chart displaying 0 jobs
  • Fixed: Bulldozing Medical Clinic with patients in it makes them either die or get instahealthy
  • Fixed: Game Crashes on Exit
  • Fixed: Buildings should now spawn with all or their color variations
  • Fixed: Asset editor: Train templates are not working
  • Fixed: Asset editor: Using infoshot and thumbshot tools affect sky rendering
  • Fixed: Asset editor: Custom asset that are set not available in asset editor are available
  • Fixed: Asset editor: Baked LOD textures sometimes don’t show correctly for very simple and small assets
  • Fixed: Credits won’t start from the beginning when viewed more than once.
  • Fixed: Game flickers when autosaving on all resolutions in Fullscreen, except on 1920×1080
  • Fixed: Sometimes, at the very end of a loading tip, the text of the loading tip will appear corrupted for a split second.
  • Fixed: When switching resolution and applying it from windowed to fullscreen, the aspect ratio is not properly set
  • Fixed: Tiles that don’t have buildings (fields, etc.) still have a building construction animation as they build up.
  • Fixed: The “Recreational Use” policy is inconsistent with its description.
  • Fixed: Using the Bulldozer shortkey while in free camera mode prevents the user to deactivate the bulldozer normally.
  • Fixed: When enabling free camera, the camera button disappears but is still clickable
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: All the European designated Wall Ads have incorrect icons.
  • Fixed: Asset Editor: Incorrect icon for the Small Fountain is displayed.
  • Fixed: Options: Keymapping : It is impossible to keymap the middle mouse button.
  • Fixed: The “Average Zoned Buildings Level” text in a district’s Info Panel is overlapping with the Level icon.
  • Fixed: Paradox Account: The user is unable to log out of their Paradox account after creating or loading a game in the same game
  • session.
  • Fixed: Map Editor: Possible to use terrain brush through parts of the brush option window
  • Fixed: Options: Clicking on the Auto-save option toggles the Auto-open Chirper messages option.
  • Fixed: People working in a Service Vehicle change name every time they get out.
  • Fixed: Content Manager: Disabling Maps, Savegames, or Assets does not prevent the user to access empty menus.
  • Fixed: Starting a New Game while all Maps are disabled causes a corrupted game.
  • Fixed: Map Editor: The user is able to set a brush strength with a value exceeding 1.
  • Added error message: Saving a save file when the Local Disk is full causes multiple issues.

1.1.1c – (2nd July 2015)

  • Fixed input issues on Linux making the game unplayable
  • Removed taxis displaying in the milestone Unlocking panel, even though they were not available
  • Fixed paradox account unable to remember the user was logged in
  • Fixed the country list of the paradox account registration form to match the list from the PDX account webpage
  • Fixed a few layout issues in the Options panel which caused localized strings to be clipped in several places

1.1.1b – (1st July 2015)

  • Added 30 new buildings (growables)
  • Added tunnels for Pedestrian path
  • Improved error handling for when a mod does unholy operations
  • Added “unsubscribe all” button in the Steam Workshop category in Content Manager
  • Fixed De-zoning areas sometimes results in zoned tiles reappearing
  • Fixed trains stuck to map borders
  • New option panel layout
  • Auto-save option added for games
  • Graphics: visual glitches with pavement on steep slopes fixed
  • Fixed polish UI audio volume not fitting the Options panel
  • Fixed the keymapping in all languages not fitting to fit on 2 lines
  • Fixed missing info tooltips for markers (smoke, large smoke, info tooltip shot, invisible parking space and steam)
  • Fixed the “-noWorkshop” toggle to completely disable the Steam workshop integration
  • Fixed mouse wheel to scroll the build toolbar
  • Added shutter sound to snapshots in map editor
  • Fixed left and right mouse button references in all languages
  • Ability to reset keybindings to default without losing all other settings
  • Installing multiple workshop items at once should not freeze the game anymore
  • Dedicated options space for mod settings (IUserMod.OnSettingsUI(), added checkbox, button, slider and dropdown support) – http://www.skylineswiki.com/Mod_Options_Panel
  • Asset editor: Added new thumbshot and infoshot tools for capturing thumbnail and infotooltip images, respectively
  • Asset editor: Automatic snapshot, thumbshot, and infoshot are taken when opening the save panel for an asset (unless the user already took them)
  • Asset editor: Save asset panel now has the ability to select which to use of available thumbnails and infotooltips
  • Asset editor: Trailer and LOD colors show correctly in the editor when editing color variations
  • Asset editor: Removed color variation property from trees since it is not used by the game
  • Asset editor: Optimizations on saving/loading custom assets
  • Asset editor: Fixed a bug where creating several new assets during the same session would get the same ID, resulting in e.g. snapshots going to the same folder
  • Asset editor: Fixed additional polygons sometimes appearing in the models when scaling and/or rotating models
  • Asset editor: Scaling the model larger no longer makes it vanish from the preview camera
  • Asset editor: Overriding only some of the lod textures (e.g. assetname_lod_d) now works again without having to override any of the others
  • Asset Editor: Railtracks now available in Intersection editor
  • Asset Editor: Loading an asset does not reset the previously entered description
  • Asset Editor: Level 2 specialized industrial buildings can now be imported and edited
  • Design: Now possible to see what all future milestones unlock
  • RUS/GER: Fixed the “View on steam workshop” text cut-off in Content Manager.
  • Fixed trucks stop and wait outside cargo train station, blocking traffic
  • Added population info in the load panel for new save games
  • Important note: This takes a few minutes to go into effect on old saves experiencing this issue. Please let it work its magic!

1.1.0b – (19th May 2015)

Features & New

  • New: European theme added
  • New: 72 European buildings in the European theme
  • New: Support for corner and adjacent buildings in the European theme
  • New: 3 maps added with European theme (Cliffside Bay, Foggy Hills and Grand River)
  • New: Tunnels for roads and rail added
  • New: Metro tunnels can be built at different levels
  • Options: V sync option added
  • Options: Invert Y mouse axis added

Editor & Modding

  • Launch options: added -noWorkshop to disable Steam workshop
  • Asset editor: Increased limit for bridge pillar count
  • Asset editor: Hedge added to residential props
  • Asset editor: Added custom vehicle importing
  • Asset editor: Added the ability to set custom thumbnails and tooltip images for all types of assets (in the save panel)
  • Asset editor: New editable properties exposed
  • Asset editor: Added ability to inherit building unlock milestone from template
  • Asset editor: vehicles have a Steam tag “Vehicle”
  • Asset editor: Fixed cut off text and missing spaces in the Properties box
  • Asset editor: Water Service buildings can now have proper pipe connections
  • Asset editor: Custom harbors and cargo harbors are now usable in-game
  • Asset editor: Custom airports now get visited by planes, like an actual airport
  • Asset editor: Fixed issue where some custom assets could not be loaded in-game after editing
  • Asset editor: Fixed missing texture for landfills
  • Asset Editor: Fixed a rare issue where holding and releasing the mouse button would not be recognized
  • Content manager: Introduced a new layout
  • Modding API: Added OnEnabled/OnDisabled support for IUserMod. Called everytime a mod is becoming active or inactive
  • Map editor: Fixed issue where users could place a water source outside the map area
  • Map editor: Fixed free camera hotkey not working

Bugfixes & Misc

  • Linux: support for JPG workshop previews added
  • Linux: users can now use numpad-Enter in-game
  • Linux: Fixed rare issue where users crashed due to a faulty asset
  • Fixed issue with 1×1 buildings “disappearing” when zoomed out too far
  • Fixed several localization issues
  • devInfo.txt is no longer needed
  • Achievements are now properly localized
  • Small contrast changes in some information windows to improve colorblind accessibility
  • Fixed issue where some elevated roads became immune to interaction
  • Metro and train lines now properly update when changed
  • Cruise ships no longer travel over land 😥
  • The 2×2 OreCrusher now has a purpose in life
  • Ireland is properly represented on the Union Jack
  • Cursor no longer disappears when you press Esc whilst rotating the camera
  • Adjusted upkeep cost of some roads to the one displayed in their tooltip
  • People no longer die when your city is at 0 population
  • Fixed an issue where right clicking a button would highlight it incorrectly
  • Fixed an issue where free camera mode was not enabled after viewing milestones
  • Fixed an issue where changing language in-game would not change language for some menus
  • Fixed an issue with mouse button key bindings
  • Fixed an issue where the options menu would not be closed properly by hitting the esc key
  • Fixed an issue where temporary save files would sometimes be visible
  • Fixed an issue where roads would snap to inaccessible sections of hydro dams
  • Fixed a graphics issue where text would sometimes be corrupted at the bottom of save and load menus
  • Trees in terrain heights view should now have the proper colors for their elevation
  • Fixed an issue where users could elevate the height of gravel paths, even though they could not place them
  • Fixed a minor graphical issue in the content manager
  • Fixed some text alignment problems
  • Text references to left and right mouse buttons now take left-handed mouse settings into account
  • Added confirmation prompt for Reset Unique Buildings

1.0.7c – (7th April 2015)

(1.0.7b + 1.0.7c BETA)

1.0.7c BETA – (31th Match 2015)

  • Fixed: disappearing custom assets should now show normally
  • Modding: assembly version should now be ignored when loading a map
  • Misc: Embedded mod information to save games (to help debugging and for future improvements)
  • Asset editor: fixed an issue where dragging/rotating props may conflict
  • Asset editor: fixed user-made LOD model getting overwritten by a generated one in some cases
  • Asset editor: fixed problems sometimes occurring when rescaling models in the import window
  • Localization: German loading tips improved

1.0.7b – (27th March 2015)

  • Warning added when enabling a mod
  • Save to cloud box now remain checked if the loading was performed from a cloud save
  • Japanese garden for everyone
  • Added command line parameter “-limitfps x” to set a target fps
  • Mac/Linux: Fixed custom assets not loading due to an invalid PNG format.
  • Mac: Removed menu bar & docks in fullscreen mode
  • Asset Editor: the default size of assets created from templates now matches the template size if loading props
  • Asset Editor: fixed a case where the default textures may get corrupted and require to restart the game
  • Asset Editor: already placed props can now be moved around and rotated in place (respectively using the left and right mouse click) when no tools are selected
  • Asset Editor: fixed cases where LODs may not rotate with the building in the import panel
  • Steam workshop: Steam fixed the workshop not being showing when in offline mode in the latest Steam client release (24 Mar)
  • Locale: added LOADING text
  • Misc: fixed a case where command line arguments may conflict
  • Misc: removed an invalid key binding option
  • Misc: Added screenshot shortcuts to rebindable input (default is F12 for normal screenshot and shift+F12 for hi-res screenshot, also local screenshots now go to gameUserFolder/Screenshots) Steam screenshot feature is untouched and still the preferred method to take screenshots
  • Misc: Info views panel added to the Escape chain so the last Escape press will close the info views now
  • Misc: Save map does not show builtin and workshop maps any longer
  • UI: Fixed arrows sprites not showing feedback when interacted with
  • UI: Fixed color picker color not displaying in the right color space
  • No more duplicate name error for identical names coming from different packages
  • Paths can not be built inside elevated roads anymore
  • Elevated roads can now be upgraded or changed direction if one-ways
  • .ccs files displayed in red can now be selected in the load panel when trying to recover a failed save (when a save fails and attempt to
  • Preserve itself generating a .ccs file)
  • French localization improved
  • General audio improvements (should help address the sound stuttering issue with some sound cards)

1.0.6b – (19th March 2015)

  • Windows: dependencies to the visual studio runtime have been removed. Addresses the issue where ColossalNative.dll would fail to load for users missing/having wrong msvcrt dlls.
  • Windows/OSX: fixed an issue where some users would not have permissions to access an user folder
  • Linux: fixed some cases where the first time launch would show the game half way out of the screen on dual monitors
  • Linux: various runtime optimizations
  • Linux: hopefully fixed the performance problems and the log spam, we were unable to reproduce that issue so this is a bit of a blindfolded fix
  • Linux: added support for $XDG_DATA_HOME. If you are using a custom path for XDG and already played the game on that machine, you will need to manually move the user files from the default folder ~/.local/share/Colossal Order/Cities_Skylines to $XDG_DATA_HOME/Colossal Order/Cities_Skylines
  • Mac/Linux: fixed a crash when selecting a building in the Asset importer
  • All platforms: added some debug info which may be useful when trying to help users in trouble
  • All platforms: added support for -screen-height & -screen-width and lowered severity of argument error unsupported launch options so they would cause the new game button to be greyed
  • Modding API: fixed OnCalculateResidentialDemand, OnCalculateCommercialDemand and OnCalculateWorkplaceDemand to call their respective counterpart properly. Also fixed for office buildings calling industrial level up.
  • Nerfed parks decreasing commercial demand
  • Road upgrade tool now works between two-way and one-way roads and right mouse-button changes direction of one-way roads
  • building effect radius is more accurate
  • Added a Film grain slider in the Graphics options, like for the Tilt shift. (Users with the Disable Film Grain mod subscribed from Steam workshop and enabled will be notified with a “Console warning” when the game start and the game will automatically disable the mod and set the film grain amount to 0 so that no action from users is required apart from closing the Console panel).
  • Added a chirper volume slider in the Audio options
  • Intro screen can be skipped with mouse click or key press
  • Fixed a case where an error would occur if the Source folder was not found while sharing a Mod to the workshop
  • Fixed Publish workshop panel caption to not always show Savegame regardless which asset type was selected
  • Killed the clicking sounds that could be heard on a quiet night during full moon and near the end of the loading screen
  • Buildings uploaded to the workshop will now go to their respective tags automatically. (Buildings already on the workshop will not, we are currently investigating how to make it happen without users having to do anything about it)
  • Fixed holding down mouse button and release over ui keeps some tools active
  • Fixed tooltip stays visible when using shortcut to open area view
  • Fixed parking spaces still working for burned down buildings.
  • Fixed mouse raycast use normal mesh for burned down buildings.
  • Removed airplane engine sound from unlockpanel…
  • Fixed minor text issues in different languages
  • Fixed wrong tree shadow alpha with pollution or water
  • Fixed bulldozeing ship/airplane paths in map editor even when they are not visible
  • Fixed pedestrian bridge color slightly wrong from far distance

1.0.5 – (8th March 2015)

  • Fixed mods downloaded from workshop not registering
  • Fixed color correction downloaded from workshop not loading properly
  • If builtin mods are showing 2 times: Delete the folders UnlockAll, HardMode and UnlimitedMoney from the user folder:

On Windows C:\Users<username>\AppData\Local\Colossal Order\Cities_Skylines\Addons\Mods
On Mac /Users/<username>/Library/Application Support/Colossal Order/Cities_Skylines/Addons/Mods
On Linux /home/<username>/.local/share/Colossal Order/Cities_Skylines/Addons/Mods/

  • If you have a custom mod from the workshop (like the 25 tiles) you have manually copied to the local folder according to the interwebs guidance, remove it from that folder as well as it will appear twice if you are still subscribed to that mod on the workshop.
  • If you have deleted or moved the workshop files from the Steam folder instead of copying it (depending which source you got that from the interwebs): close the Steam client, go to <Steam_folder>/steamapps/workshop and rename or delete appworkshop_255710.acf then restart the client.
  • Water treatment plant clipping fixed
  • Black intersection between gravel road and elevated regular road fixed
  • Deluxe edition owners are now shown a deluxe patch in the main menu
  • Chirper API update (SetBuildinChirperFree and SetBuildtinChirperAnchor)
  • Too many trains on the tracks bug fixed
  • Various localization fixes