More stories on: Tropico 5

Tropico 5 denied release in Thailand by censors

Publisher Kalypso has announced that Tropico 5 won’t be coming out in Thailand, after being denied release by the Thai Board of Film and Video Censors.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5’s Big Cheese DLC is a fromage homage

Since El Presidente is already the figurative big cheese, I guess it makes some kind of vague sense to literally get him involved in cheesemaking too.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 patched, gets new sandbox maps

Dictate-‘em-up Tropico 5 has been patched up to version 1.03, bringing with it a few bug fixes and some new content.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 launch trailer puts El Presidente back in power

Start production on the cigar factories, because Tropico 5 is released today across digital platforms.

By Peter Parrish | 23 May 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 being livestreamed by Kalypso today, 15 May

If you hurry, you can tune in to a Tropico 5 livestream that’s happening RIGHT NOW.

By Peter Parrish | 15 May 2014 | 2

Tropico 5’s multiplayer trailer has rebels, resources and revelry

One of the checkpoints on the big list of “things Tropico 5 is adding to the series” is multiplayer, so here’s a trailer to show some of that in motion.

By Peter Parrish | 9 May 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 gets The Eras trailer, pre-order bonuses

A game, getting pre-order bonuses on Steam? Well, that was unexpected!

By Tim McDonald | 17 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

El Presidente is ready to rule. Tropico 5 release date announced

All budding dictators take note, El Presidente is back in Tropico 5  next month. 

By Paul Younger | 2 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

New Tropico 5 screenshots show the island in all its glory

Kalypso Media and Haemimont Games have released a slew of screenshots for Tropico 5, showing the island in its verdant glory across the playable eras.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Mar 2014 | 1

Tropico 5 gets a short gameplay trailer

Kalypso Media and Haemimont Games have released a short gameplay trailer, showing off the sorts of things you’ll be seeing in Tropico 5.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 beta applications open

Kalypso has opened up best test applications for forthcoming tyrant simulator Tropico 5.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2014 | 2

Tropico 5 screenshots show deco skyscrapers, beaches and a tornado

I’m holding a fair bit of expectation for Tropico 5. The third game in the series (the point at which Haemimont took over development) managed to juggle the city building, economic and light-hearted Cold War petty dictatorship aspects rather well.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Tropico 5 on course for 2014, El Presidente provides new shots

Haemimont Games, as we’ve previously reported, will be returning to the Tropico series with Tropico 5 due for release in 2014.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

El Presidente passes on some Tropico 5 screenshots

Kalypso are back from Gamescom, and in celebration of this fact El Presidente has given them some Tropico 5 screenshots to pass out.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Aug 2013 | 1

Viva El Presidente: Tropico 5 announced for 2014

Viva El Presidente and his legendarily long life! Tropico’s communications man Penultimo has told us that Haemimont Studios and Kalypso Media have announced Tropico 5, due to hit our PCs sometime in 2014.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Aug 2013 | 1