Hey...what's with the paper flying around ? And where're my coins damn it ..i want gold coins.
- "Step right in ladies and gents , try your luck , cheap lottery
tickets with huge prizes ". If you want to be succesfull with your
lottery you need to understand that publicity is everything , the more
you advertise the more people will buy tickets , the bigger the prize
the more money you’ll make. In real life everyone and i mean everyone
tries his luck at least once in a lifetime, havn’t you ever dreamed to
win a huge prize and go somewhere, or buy expensive things ? It’s the
same thing in Anno .
To create a Lottery company you need to go to "My Companies” tab
,then "Open” tab and finallly "Open” new Lottery . It will cost you 10
euro , you will need to have this ammount in your personal wallet.The
company will have 1 branch and 1 workplace active.
What do i need to make it work ?
- We will assume you have already chosen a name and a description for
your Lottery, so the next thing we need to do is to aquire a Lottery
means of production , we can do that by selecting the "Machines” tab and
then "Lottery Means of Production” tab from the dropdown menu, we will
buy one, for our newly created company, make sure you have invested the
necessary amount of money first as you will not pay from your personal
wallet but from your company wallet.
Next step will be to aquire the raw materials, Lotteries use "Paper”
to manufacture lottery tickets , to buy Paper go to the "Goods” tab then
"Raw materials” and we select "Paper” from the dropdown menu and buy 20
mp , they should be enough for now , the money will be withdrawn from
your company wallet.
- We have aquired the necessary tools and the raw materials all we need
now is to hire a worker , to speed up things we’ll go to the jobs tab
and check the salaries being paid in your current region, let’s assume
it’s 2 units, set a salary of 2.1 for your company to get us at top of
the list. To do that go to "My Companies” tab then "Management”
,”Administration” and select "Workplaces” fill in the salary and click
Finally the time has come to prepare our first Extractions , keep in
mind you can only have 3 active lotteries at any given time, to do that
go to My Companies/Management/Administration and select Create new tab.
You will need to fill in the following :
- Extraction name – use appealing names to draw more crowd.
Winning Tickets Percentage – this dialogue reffers to what precentage of
those who buy tickets may win , you can fill in a value of 0 (1 winning
ticket or 10%,20%,up till 50%)
- Extraction date – You can set this value to 1 up to 30 days.
- Currency – In this dialogue you can set the currency of the
extraction, if you choose you local currency all the tickets you sell
and the prize will be in that currency, same goes for gold.
- Ticket price – You can set this value to any number as long as it’s
not lower then 0.1 , ticket price will be set in currency you organized
- House commisions – House commisions represent the percentage your
company receives from all sold tickets. Minimum set value is 1%.
- Special prize – Every extraction you create you”ll have the
possibility to award 1 gambler with a special prize , the amount can
only be set in GOLD and will be automatically withdrawn from your
- Minimum Prize fund – Minimum prize fund represents the deposit the
company makes from it’s wallet to guarantee an amount of money. If
enough tickets are sold you will be refunded with the deposit made after