is now available for Windows and Linux following a couple of delays
along the way. The management sequel is also coming to "soon" to macOS and
will arrive on consoles this summer. This will allow players to once again strap on their
boots and beards to take on the role of El Presidente, the sometimes benevolent
dictator of the island paradise of Tropico. The news is accompanied by
a release trailer
an overview of the game (including El Presidente's take on Bohemian Rhapsody
and video developer diary
titled "Leading a franchise to greatness." Here's the announcement:
The wait is finally over, the borders are open and El Presidente welcomes
you to visit the island paradise of Tropico. Kalypso Media and Limbic
Entertainment are thrilled to announce that Tropico 6, the latest instalment in
the critically acclaimed Tropico franchise, launches today globally for Windows
PC and Linux (with the Mac version following soon).
With Penultimo busy grooming prize llama Hector for the Presidential parade to
celebrate Tropico 6’s glorious launch, the loyal citizens over at Kalypso HQ
have been busily editing El Presidente’s welcome trailer for your enjoyment. So
click on the links below and take a sun-drenched trip along Tropico’s beautiful
sandy beaches and almost dormant volcanos (there’s only a 65% chance of an
eruption in the coming weeks) by clicking on the links below.
El Presidente is back! In times of political turmoil and social unrest, the
people are calling out for a visionary leader, one who will steer the fate of
their country with foresight and ingenuity. Prove yourself once again as a
feared dictator or peace-loving statesman on the island state of Tropico and
shape the fate of your nation through four distinctive eras. Face new challenges
on the international stage and always keep the needs of your people in mind.
For the first time in the series, manage extensive archipelagos, build bridges
to connect your islands and use new means of transportation and infrastructure.
Send your Tropicans on raids to steal the wonders of the world, including the
Statue of Liberty and the Eiffel Tower. Customize your palace at will and give
election speeches from your balcony, to win the favor of your subjects.
Tropico 6 is released globally via
today for Windows PC and Linux (Mac to follow soon) and as a
boxed retail edition
across UK, Europe and export territories with the North American boxed edition
releasing on 2nd April. Console versions are set to follow in summer 2019 on
PlayStation®4 and Xbox One.