Days of Wonder announced has announced the launch of Small World 2.5, an enhanced version of Small World 2 now available for PC (Steam), and for iPad and Android devices. Small World 2.5 now includes a full-featured Lobby with real-time chat, list of connected players, game creation and list of open games to join. It also features Single-Session Online games - real-time gaming with bots taking over when someone quits. All games now run with a Speed Chess-like competitive Player clock that controls how much time each player has left to play.
In addition, Small World 2.5 features Multi-Session Online games – the asynchronous gaming already in Small World 2, but with even more options to control who gets invited, how long your game will last, and a myriad of other options regarding ranked games, karma filtering, starting player selection, and more. Furthermore, the new version includes ,ore ranking, persistent in-game chat, chat in the final score screen, and a super detailed statistics screen at the end of each game to analyze how each player performed with various race/power combinations.