Tropico 4 “Customisation” Video: Say Hello to Your Own El Presidente!

November 7, 2012 · Filed Under News · Comment 

Who is El Presidente? Why, he’s whoever you want him to be, as this newly released video from Tropico 4 Gold Edition shows! In T ropico 4 Gold Edition, players will be able to do a lot more than simply play dress up with their island-leader avatar, they will craft custom back-stories, which affect how El Presidente is perceived on the world stage. Born with a silver spoon in his mouth? A “woman of the people?”

Your vision of El Presidente is yours to create in Tropico 4 Gold Edition, the city-building compilation for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and Windows PC that contains both the original Tropico 4 and the ‘Modern Times’ expansion. Download the new video to learn more about the customisation options in Tropico 4 Gold Edition, which will be released on 9th November in the UK and Export territories.

Tropico 4 Gold Edition is the ultimate city building experience, including: Tropico 4 and the ‘Modern Times’ expansion. As the president of a tiny Caribbean island, it’s up to you to lead your country to greatness!  Will you be a benevolent and tolerant leader, or a power-mad dictator?  Will your economy rely on tourism, farming, big business or cheap sweatshops?  The decisions you make will shape the future of your island, and more importantly, the size of your off-shore bank account.

Features of  Tropico 4 Gold Edition:

  • Become the heroic leader, or a despicable despot as your customised El Presidente avatar makes decisions for the good or ill of the people
  • Two extensive campaigns consisting of more than 30 unique missions including the new ‘Modern Times’ campaign
  • More than 100 buildings in total, including the stock exchange, shopping mall, aqua park, car factories and shuttle launch pad
  • Council of Ministers – Elevate citizens to government positions to help push through your more controversial decisions
  • Sandbox mode for custom games, with improved map and scenario editor for endless re playability

Tropico 4: Modern Times Expansion

January 14, 2012 · Filed Under News · Comment 

El Presidente in space? New expansion will force El Presidente to modernise Tropico!

It’s a new year, and with that, come new challenges – especially to the beloved El Presidente and his regime! The new expansion for Tropico 4 for the Xbox 360 and Windows PC, dubbed “Tropico 4: Modern Times,” will offer players a huge variety of new challenges as El Presidente must modernise his island nation while battling sinister underground forces that threaten the future of Tropico itself in an extensive new single-player campaign.  New buildings, fresh challenges, additional presidential edicts and more will all be part of Tropico 4: Modern Times when it is released in March 2012 priced at £19.99/€29.99 for Windows PC and 1200MSP on Xbox LIVE Marketplace.

El Presidente himself is also pleased to release a teaser trailer to go along with this exciting announcement. Head to the link below to take a quick peek at Tropico 4: Modern Times!

The times are changing and the island nation of Tropico is evolving. The Internet, a New World Order, terrorists, global financial markets and space exploration are on the rise and pose new challenges to El Presidente and his regime in Tropico 4: Modern Times. Read more

Tropico 4 System Requirements

August 6, 2011 · Filed Under News · Comment 

Kalypso Media released the Windows PC system requirements for Tropico 4, the upcoming city-building game that has players creating the ultimate island paradise – Tropico!

In Tropico 4, players will be put in the boots of El Presidente, the newly elected leader of the island nation, and will be tasked with turning this small backwater banana republic into a feared and respected world power through economic dominance. Tropico 4 takes the gameplay formula that made its predecessor so popular, and adds new features such as interactive disasters, additional superpowers (including China, the Middle East and Europe), expanded political options and much more.

Tropico 4 System Specifications  Read more