Tropico Series News


Tropico 6: Expanding El Presidente's Empire at GDC 2018

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 04, 2018 12:00pm PDT

The Tropico series is back and this time, El Presidente is expanding his rule across a full island archipelago.


Tropico 5 gets definitive edition with all DLC and expansions on Jan. 29

By Daniel Perez, Jan 13, 2016 9:54am PST

El Presidente will certainly be pleased with all of our hard work!


Tropico 5 goes evil for new 'Supervillain' DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 26, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Ladies and gentlemen, El Presidente welcomes you to his underground lair in Tropico 5's new Supervillain DLC.


Tropico 5 has 'Gone Green' for new DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 12, 2015 1:55pm PST

Get to know a new, more environmentally-friendly El Presidente with Tropico 5's new Gone Green DLC.


Tropico 5 takes to the seas with Waterborne expansion

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 11, 2014 12:30pm PST

The only left for El Presidente to conquer is the sea. Waterborne will take Tropico to the sea for the first time and is set to hit PC first.


"my roomate's sister-in-law makes $64 every hour on the computer . She has been fired from work ..."

- Miltrared see all 3 comments

Tropico 5 goes insane with 'Mad World' DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 25, 2014 3:00pm PDT

El Presidente has lost his mind in the latest DLC for Tropico 5.


Tropico 5 review: Building a modern island nation

By Steven Wong, May 22, 2014 4:00pm PDT

El Presidente returns to the seat of power with the fifth installment of the island nation building sim, Tropico 5. We break down what El Presidente's fifth term looks like.


"They also use the entire alphabet when writing their reviews. Ridiculous!"

- Captain Loco see all 22 comments

Tropico 5 trailer shows off multiplayer despots

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2014 10:30am PDT

A new trailer for Tropico 5 shows off the multiplayer aspect, letting you team up with your friends to rule the island together or declare war to take over yourself.


"Tropico 4 is very much worth playing if you liked 3. It's routinely on sale, especially during ..."

- thetangent see all 6 comments

Tropico 5 pre-order bonuses include costumes and maps

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Tropico 5 is getting costumes and maps as pre-order bonuses for both retail and digital copies, while the digital ones also include a discount and the possibility for more tiered rewards.


"The email I got implies that you have to pre-order at Amazon.com in order to get the limited ..."

- Psydswipe see all 2 comments

Tropico 5 coming to PC on May 23, Xbox 360 and PS4 versions coming later

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 02, 2014 8:30am PDT

Tropico 5 will launch on PC on May 23rd, with a retail release to follow on May 27th. It's just the first platform Kalypso Media's strategy game will onslaught this year.


"So excited for this - I've loved all the Tropico games. I hope after this one they go back to ..."

- thetangent see all 13 comments

April Fools: Llama Simulator announced as Tropico spin-off

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 01, 2014 6:30am PDT

With Goat Simulator being the bee's knees, Kalypso Media has announced their own animal-simulation game. Llama Simulator is an official spin-off of the Tropico series. For the first time ever, players will be able to play as a Llama living on Tropico.


Tropico 4 'Modern Times' coming April 3

By Steve Watts, Mar 01, 2012 2:00pm PST

Tropico 4 will get its "Modern Times" expansion on April 3 for $19.99, bringing new edicts like internet restriction and the Festival of Love, new buildings, and new threats.


"the only thing that takes away from it for me is the silly garage system"

- RikiTiki2 see all 11 comments

Tropico 4: Modern Times expansion announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 13, 2012 4:45pm PST

The most successful dictators know to move with the times, and Tropico 4's El Presidente is no exception. The Modern Times expansion will drag your island republic out of the Cold War with a new campaign, buildings, edicts, and more.


Tropico 4 PC demo released

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 09, 2011 7:00am PDT

Step into the curiously expensive shoes of El Presidente with the PC demo for Haemimont's construction and management sim, which includes four tutorial mini-missions and one campaign mission.


"Yea, I play so far out the graphics are not really that different."

- supermonkeyballz see all 9 comments

Tropico 4 and Stronghold 3 pre-orders include bonus games

By Xav de Matos, Jul 26, 2011 7:45pm PDT

Stronghold 3 and Tropico 4 are both available for pre-purchase from Steam and Direct2Drive and both come with a few choice bonuses if you decide to pull the trigger on ordering pre-release.


"Yeah, it definitely seems to bug out. El Presidente! The people need a hospital. Maybe they ..."

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