Greece

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Greece, also known as Hellas (Greek: Ελλάδα or Ελλάς) is a country located in the Southeastern region of Europe. Greece is an upcoming map expansion DLC for Euro Truck Simulator 2.

Summary

The country itself doesn't appear physically in-game. However, there is a road sign in Turkey mentioning "Yunanistan" (Turkish word for Greece) added along with the Road to the Black Sea DLC. Greece borders with Albania and North Macedonia to the northwest, Bulgaria to the north and Turkey to the northeast. Meet the team who's designing Greece from the Greece - Meet The Team blog post.

Embark on an exciting journey, our upcoming DLC adventure is here! This time, brace yourselves to traverse the captivating landscapes of Greece, where every route unveils the country's breathtaking beauty and rich history. Explore the charm of inland Greece and discover enchanting islands, with approximately 14 cities waiting to be discovered. Picture yourself cruising through postcard-perfect villages, navigating winding roads, and passing iconic landmarks, immersing yourself in the centuries-old tapestry of Greek culture.

But there's more to this adventure! Greece adds a fascinating dimension to your trucking experience, introducing hotel complexes and vibrant cotton farms as new depots. Get ready for a journey that goes beyond the ordinary, celebrating the sun-kissed coastlines and cultural wonders of this Mediterranean gem. Your trucking adventures are about to reach new heights!

~ Steam store page

Geography

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Climate

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DLC Features

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Cities

City Name Image Remarks First mentioned
Argostolion (Αργοστόλι) Placeholder Picture.png 5 June 2024[1]
Athens (Αθήνα) Placeholder Picture.png Capital 21 May 2024[2]
Chania (Χανιά) Placeholder Picture.png 22 January 2024[3]
Chios (Χίος) Placeholder Picture.png 1 November 2023[4]
Drapetsona (Δραπετσώνα) Placeholder Picture.png 8 March 2024[5]
Ioannina (Ιωάννινα) Placeholder Picture.png 22 January 2024[3]
Kalamata (Καλαμάτα) Placeholder Picture.png 5 June 2024[1]
Kavala (Καβάλα) Placeholder Picture.png Christmas Stream 2023
Larissa (Λάρισα) Placeholder Picture.png 8 March 2024[5]
Mitilini (Μυτιλήνη) Placeholder Picture.png 5 June 2024[1]
Trikala (Τρίκαλα) Placeholder Picture.png 19 July 2024[6]

Roads

Visible on road signs

In the West Balkans DLC, two Greek cities are mentioned on North Macedonian road signs:

Trivia

Euro Truck Simulator 2: Greece is expected to be the first map expansion to add a single country that was not previously covered by the base game or earlier DLCs: this is similar to the DLC development strategy for American Truck Simulator.

Release History

  • 19 July 2024: Blog post about Trikala.[6]
  • 4 July 2024: Blog post about border crossings.[7]
  • 27 June 2024: Blog post about Mytilene.[8]
  • 5 June 2024: Second blog post about new landmarks and areas.[1]
  • 21 May 2024: Blog post about how the city of Athens, the capital of Greece, is being developed by map designer Aartee.[2]
  • 23 April 2024: Blog post about about new assets and building models for the expansion.[9]
  • 3 April 2024: Blog post about SCS's research trip to Greece.[10]
  • 8 March 2024: First blog post about new landmarks and areas.[5]
  • 22 January 2024: Blog post about SCS' map designers who are currently working on the Greece DLC.[3]
  • 19 December 2023: In the SCS Christmas Stream, the team reveals new screenshots of Greece.
  • 1 November 2023: First blog post about Greece.[4]
  • 19 October 2023: During the West Balkans release stream, CEO Pavel Šebor confirms that Greece is being worked on.
  • 17 August 2023: During a livestream, 2D Graphics Designer Karina confirms she is working on advertisements for Greece.[11]


Media

Reveal Teaser

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 SCS Software, Greece - Guess Where We Are #2, 2024-06-05 (accessed 2024-06-05)
  2. 2.0 2.1 SCS Software, Greece - Building Athens with Aartee, 2024-05-21 (accessed 2024-05-21)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 SCS Software, Greece - Meet the Team, 2024-01-22 (accessed 2024-01-22)
  4. 4.0 4.1 SCS Software, Introducing Greece, 2023-11-01 (accessed 2023-11-01)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 SCS Software, Greece: Guess Where We Are, 2024-03-08 (accessed 2024-03-08)
  6. 6.0 6.1 SCS Software, Greece - Trikala, 2024-07-19 (accessed 2024-07-19)
  7. SCS Software, Greece - Border Crossings, 2024-07-04 (accessed 2024-07-04)
  8. SCS Software, Greece - Mytilene, 2024-06-27 (accessed 2024-06-27)
  9. SCS Software, Greece - New Assets to Build the World With, 2024-04-23 (accessed 2024-04-23)
  10. SCS Software, Greece - Research Trip, 2024-04-03 (accessed 2024-04-03)
  11. SCS Software on Twitch, 2023-08-17 (accessed 2023-08-17)
  12. Google Maps, Street View image, 2023-04 (accessed 2024-06-08)