Tropico 5 Summary
Get your cigars and Castro hats ready, it's time to return to Kaylpso's tropical dictatorship.
The 'declaration of war on the ocean' is well underway in Tropico 5: Waterborne, which features all-new water-based industry, homes and even new foreign power deterrents like a submarine.
A new gameplay trailer has been released byshowcasing some of the new floating real-estate El Presidente will be commissioning for his fellow Tropicans.
The first major addition to the island dictator sim Tropico 5 has just been announced. Now El Presidente will have the option to expand his industry into water-based ventures.
A whole slew of coastal and off-shore buildings are introduced with Waterborne, including "luxurious floating apartments," and submarines can be commissioned to beef up our naval power.
It's time for some extra health care in Tropico and this latest DLC for Tropico 5 looks to soothe the mind with The Asylum, which is great for citizens recovering from being discredited by El Presidente.
It's up to every dictator to decide whether their mental health care is a force for good, or not. A new 'Madness' scenario is also available, along with a new sandbox map.
Dictator simulator (that's fun to say) Tropico 5 has by the military government of Thailand, who claim that the game's themes and content "may affect peace and order in the country".
You'd have thought the current Thai regime, who took control of the country in May after a military coup, could pick up a tip or two from developer Kalypso's tongue in cheek nation-building strategy game.
Update 1.03 has now gone live for Kalypso'sTropico 5.
Amongst the usual batch of gameplay and balance fixes, the update adds improvements to performance, three new sandbox maps and some extra costumes for dynasty members.