Social interactionIn ANNO1777 social interaction has been a priority since planning the game. The wayof communication between players is made by various channels such as directmessages comments or private discussions with friends. We will review eachchapter.Direct messagesThe message system is very similar to an e-mail program, only the messages that aresend to other players. In the upper menu there is a link towards the messagingsystem. He link shows how many unread messages are. In the message page you cansee the messages you received, sent, erased and you can also block the messagescoming from certain players. To send a message to a player, go to heading Write aMessage. Fill in the recipient section with the name of the player to whom you wantto send a message, the subject field, the text and click on Send button from thebottom page. The message will be immediately sent to the recipient and it will alsoappear at the heading Sent (if the recipient has not read the message, it will appearin bold in the heading Sent). You can erase the messaged received at any time. Alsoif you consider that you do not want to receive messages from a certain player, youcan block the delivering of the messages by clicking on the link Block the Messages ofthe Sender (which you can find at the end of each received message). If however youchange your mind, you will find the list of everyone whom you do not want toreceive messages from on heading Ignore. You can eliminate a player from this list atany time.CommentsANNO1777 allows you to express your opinion about a wide range of subjects. Youcan comment any article and decision taken by the government. At the end of eachcomment, your signature is visible which represents an excellent way of advertising.Friends and discussions with friendsYou can invite any player to join your group of friends. You can also send messageswhich will be visible only in your group of friends. To send a friend invitation to aplayer, go to the profile page of the player and click the button Friend. The playerwill receive a friend invitation and if he accepts it, he will enter your group of friends.Go on the first page, on heading Discuss with Friends. You can see there the list offriends and the list of messages sent by them. Type a message in the box from theright side and click on the button Post Message. The message will immediatelyappear and can be viewed by all your friends. Also on this page you can exclude aplayer from your group of friends.
Affiliates and partnershipANNO1777 is the first game which offers players the possibility to become real partners byway of the shares in the game. The program foraffiliates allows you to easily make money by bringing new players in the system. Lets discuss each aspect.AffiliatesThe affiliated program represents a very easy way to obtain an income by bringing new players in ANNO1777. Each player has a personal link. Allplayers who register byway of that link become your permanent slaves and you will receive a percentage of up to 10% of all the earningsgenerated as long as they are active. This includes any amount that they collect. The taxes are of course paid only if that particular slave is notsold, because permanent slaves can also e sold just like the rest of the slaves. The taxes from these slaves are collected NO MATTER who theirdirect proprietor is. We will list below some details regarding the affiliates program.ON heading Affiliates from the main menu you will find your personal link and the report regarding the number of the registered persons bywayof your personal linkNO player can register in the game without another players personal link. This means that everyone is the permanent slave of another player.This aspect is important because no one can cheat by erasing the affiliated code from the link. Without the affiliated code, your registration isdenied. You can be sure from now on that if you post your personal link on other sites, everyone will register byway of it or NOT.Permanent slaves are the players who registered byway of your personal link and have checked their telephone number by text message. Youwill find the list of permanent slaves on heading Battle / Permanent Slaves.Permanent slaves can be sold for gold on a separate market, apart from that of the direct slaves. To put on sale a slave, go to heading Battle /Permanent Slaves and click on the button Sell in front of it. Make sure that you have checked first the prices on heading Slaves Market /Permanent Slaves.
Partnership programThis program is unique on the players; market and offers you the possibility of effectively buying a piece of ANNO1777. You will alsoreceive dividends from owned shares. The system is simple. In a usual game, all the advantages purchased by players areautomatically withdrawn by the company which administers the game. In ANNO1777, these sums enter in a special fund namedthe game fund. The game fund has 10.000 shares available, of which 1000 had been put on sale. Any sum which the fund collects isdistributed to shareholders depending on the number of shares owned. There are reports in real time regarding the earnings andthe balance fund. You can find them on heading Partners from the main menu. The game fund has expenses but also earnings andthe earnings are much above the expenses, so a share investment in this game is profitable.First of all, in ANNO1777 all earnings and expenses of the fund are in EURO. When the shareholders fund the amount of 1000EURO is collected, the money will automatically be divided to shareholders, each one receiving 0.1 EURO/ share. The shares can bepurchased in two ways. Directly from the game or from a secondary market. The secondary market is the market that the actualshare owners can sell their owned shares. You can find this market on heading Partners / Secondary Market. Also on this page youcan find the list with the last earnings of the fund. We will discuss below the sources of income and the expenses of the fundThe fund receives money when:Advertising is purchased directly on site.A slave is blockedA travel is immediately closedA battle is immediately closedAn operating license is purchasedA player withdraws virtual EUROS in real EUROS.The fund spends money:When a player recharges his account with real money, the fund generates 3 bonuses. The first one if the bonus for direct owner.The second one is the bonus for permanent slave and the third one is the bonus for the budget state of the citizen who hasrecharged his account.