"Discover, deliver and expand your trucking company to the countries of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia.
From large bustling cities to the countryside filled with beautiful nature, you will be able to explore what the Western Balkans have to offer."
SCS Software first hinted about the DLC in a blog post to celebrate of the Easter Day posted on 15 April 2022. After that, SCS released information about the DLC in their blog, at about one blog post per month:
- 14 November 2021: The 1.43 Open Beta added in editor_data.sii file references to balkan2 and mentions a prototype related to the city of Zadar, Croatia.
- 15 April 2022: SCS Software makes a blog post promoting an egg hunt for the community on the occasion of the Easter Day. SCS hide the eggs around various SCS Software related websites and social media pages. Each egg was the countries flag of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia.
- 17 April 2022: SCS Software in their Instagram profile, make a post wishing for the whole community a Happy Easter and a new egg as part of the egg hunt appears hidden in the image, showing the Slovenian flag.
- 5 June 2022: First official blog post revealing the name of the expansion with more new screenshots and added to Steam Store.
- 9 August 2022: Blog post about new landmarks and areas.
Currently, 7 cities are known to be featured in the West Balkans DLC. The capitals of the countries are marked in bold.
|City name||Country||Remarks||First mentioned|
|Belgrade (Београд)||Serbia||Capital of Serbia||9 August 2022|
|Bitola (Битола)||North Macedonia||2nd largest city in North Macedonia||5 June 2022|
|Ljubljana||Slovenia||Capital of Slovenia||1.30 Open Beta|
|Maribor||Slovenia||2nd largest city in Slovenia||1.44 Open Beta|
|Rijeka||Croatia||3rd largest city in Croatia||9 August 2022|
|Split||Croatia||2nd largest city in Croatia||5 June 2022|
|Zadar||Croatia||5th largest city in Croatia||1.43 Open Beta|
Easter Eggs Hunt
- West Balkans will be the DLC featuring the highest number of countries so far, surpassing Beyond the Baltic Sea.
- West Balkans is the first map DLC since Going East! whose logo does not include the flags of the featured countries.
- Euro Truck Simulator 2 - West Balkans Steam store page, accessed 2022-07-11
- SCS Software, SCS Forum, 2021-11-14 (accessed 2021-11-14)
- SCS Software, Happy Easter Egg Hunt!, 2022-04-15 (accessed 2022-04-15)
- SCS Software on Instagram, 2022-04-17 (accessed 2022-04-17)
- SCS Software, Introducing West Balkans Expansion, 2022-06-05 (accessed 2022-06-05)
- Euro Truck Simulator 2 - West Balkans in Steam Store, 2022-06-05 (accessed 2022-06-05)
- West Balkans - Guess where we are, 2022-08-09 (accessed 2022-08-09)
|DLCs for Euro Truck Simulator 2|
|Map Expansions||Going East! - Scandinavia - Vive la France! - Italia - Beyond the Baltic Sea - Road to the Black Sea - Iberia - Heart of Russia (postponed) - West Balkans (upcoming)|
|Trailer / Cargo Packs||High Power Cargo Pack - Schwarzmüller Trailer Pack - Heavy Cargo Pack - Special Transport DLC - Krone Trailer Pack - Volvo Construction Equipment DLC|
|Tuning Packs||Cabin Accessories - Wheel Tuning Pack - Mighty Griffin Tuning Pack - National Window Flags - Dragon Truck Design Pack - Michelin Fan Pack - Raven Truck Design Pack - XF Tuning Pack - Goodyear Tyres Pack - Actros Tuning Pack - HS-Schoch Tuning Pack - FH Tuning Pack - Renault Trucks T Tuning Pack|
|Paint Job Packs||Countries: Australian - Austrian - Belgian - Brazilian - Bulgarian - Canadian - Chinese - Czech - Danish - Dutch - Estonian - Finnish - French - German - Hungarian - Irish - Italian - Japanese - Latvian - Lithuanian - Norwegian - Polish - Portuguese - Romanian - Russian - Scottish - Slovak - South Korean - Spanish - Swedish - Swiss - Turkish - Ukrainian - UK - USA
Others: Christmas - Fantasy - Flip - Force of Nature - Halloween - Ice Cold - Lunar New Year - Metallic - Pink Ribbon Charity - Pirate - Prehistoric - Space - Super Stripes - Valentines - Viking Legends