As its title suggests, Italia (mainly) features Italy, which was only partially rendered in the original ETS 2 game map. This DLC is a map expansion which covers the rest of Italy, including 22 cities (19 at release).
SCS Software first hinted about the DLC in a mysterious teaser video posted on 4 August 2017. After that, SCS released information about the DLC in their blog:
- 4 August 2017: A mysterious teaser video is posted on SCS's YouTube channel and in their blog.
- 11 August 2017: First dedicated blog post about the DLC with some information and images and added to Steam Store.
- 8 September 2017: Blog post with information about the architecture + a few new screenshots of the DLC.
- 22 September 2017: Blog post about Italian landmarks and road network + a few new screenshots.
- 6 October 2017: Blog post showing Italian special industries with a few new screenshots.
- 16 October 2017: Steam achievements added.
- 25 October 2017: Blog post about rework of the core map.
- 16 November 2017: Update 1.30 Open Beta started (rework of core map Italy).
- 20 November 2017: Blog post about the island of Sicily.
- 24 November 2017: Italia DLC Promo Trailer.
- 29 November 2017: SCS announced the release date of the expansion.
- 1 December 2017: Update 1.30 released (rework of core map Italy).
- 5 December 2017: Italia DLC is released.
After the release of the DLC, SCS added new content exclusive to Italia owners on one occasion. All of them bring no extra charges.
- 5 June 2019: On the update 1.35, Sardinia is added to the game map for Italia DLC owners. This update was first publicized on 20 December 2018, through a teaser image posted by SCS Community Manager Carthoo on the SCS forum. SCS posted a blog on 18 April 2019, officially announcing the addition.
The DLC includes 22 new cities (19 cities in original release and 3 cities in the update 1.35) in Italy:
|Name||First Mentioned on|
|Ancona||Italia DLC Promo Trailer|
|Bari||Def Files 1.30|
|Bologna||1.30 road signs|
|Cagliari||18 April 2019|
|Cassino||11 August 2017|
|Catania||20 November 2017|
|Catanzaro||8 September 2017|
|Genova||22 September 2017|
|Livorno||22 September 2017|
|Messina||Def Files 1.30|
|Napoli||Def Files 1.30|
|Olbia||18 April 2019|
|Palermo||20 November 2017|
|Parma||1.30 road signs|
|Pescara||Def Files 1.30|
|Sassari||18 April 2019|
|Suzzara||1.30 road signs|
|Taranto||6 October 2017|
|Terni||Def Files 1.30|
|Villa San Giovanni||DLC Map|
The DLC also features a total of 26 new industries with some having large and very detailed depots/plants:
- Main article: Euro Truck Simulator 2 Achievements
6 new Steam achievements for Italia DLC have been added on October 16, 2017 and one more new achievement has been added on April 30, 2019.
|Imperator||Discover all Italian cities|
|True Sicilian||Own a garage in every Sicilian city|
|Captain||Deliver cargo to all Italian shipyards|
|Mind the Lava||Visit Etna and Vesuvius volcanoes|
|Many Roads Lead to Rome||Enter Rome from all corridors that lead to it|
|Michelangelo||Complete a delivery from Carrara quarry|
|All Around the Blue Island||Discover all Sardinian cities|
Screenshots of the new areas of the Italia DLC
Screenshots of the rework of the core map
- SCS Software, Unknown video footage, 2017-08-04 (accessed 2017-08-11)
- SCS Software, Bella Italia, 2017-08-11 (accessed 2017-08-11)
- Euro Truck Simulator 2: Italia in Steam Store (accessed 2017-08-12)
- SCS Software, Italia: Architecture, 2017-09-08 (accessed 2017-09-22)
- SCS Software, Italia: Ring Roads, 2017-09-22 (accessed 2017-09-22)
- SCS Software, Italia: New Industries, 2017-10-06 (accessed 2017-10-06)
- SteamDB, Euro Truck Simulator 2 Achievements (accessed 2017-10-16)
- SCS Software, Italia: Core map enhancements, 2017-10-25 (accessed 2017-10-25)
- SCS Software, Euro Truck Simulator 2 Update 1.30 Open Beta, 2017-11-16 (accessed 2017-11-17)
- SCS Software, Sicily, 2017-11-20 (accessed 2017-11-20)
- SCS Software, Italia DLC Promo Trailer, 2017-11-24 (accessed 2017-11-24)
- SCS Software, ETS 2: Italia coming next week!, 2017-11-29 (accessed 2017-11-29)
- SCS Software, Euro Truck Simulator 2 Update 1.30, 2017-12-01 (accessed 2017-12-01)
- SCS Software, Benvenuto in Italia!, 2017-12-05 (accessed 2017-12-05)
- SCS Software, Euro Truck Simulator 2 Update 1.35, 2019-06-05 (accessed 2019-06-06)
- SCS Software, Sardinia, 2019-04-18 (accessed 2019-04-18)
- Italy map, Moh1336 in SCS Software Forum, 2017-12-02 (accessed 2017-12-02)
- Video by Oscar Lee, 2017-12-01 (accessed 2017-12-03)
- Video from Blue Dragon, 2017-12-01 (accessed 2017-12-02)
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