The Cold War has turned hot and nuclear conflict is inevitable. Prepare the island nation of Tropico for the coming apocalypse and carefully choose which resources and factions to save from certain eradication. The new Nuclear Shelter provides and converts faction bonuses depending on its work mode. Don the new Hazmat suit and choose the Survivalist trait to become a true doomsday prepper.
New building: Nuclear Shelter (provides bonuses depending on work mode)
New trait: Survivalist (Tropicans need less food)
New outfit: Hazmat suit
New mission: How I learned to love the bomb - Survive a doomsday scenario
The world is changing and Tropico is moving with the times - geographical powers rise and fall and the world market is dominated by new players with new demands and offers - and you, as El Presidente, face a whole new set of challenges. If you are to triumph over your naysayers you will need to gain as much support from your people as possible. Your decisions will shape the future of your nation, and more importantly, the size of your off-shore bank account.
Tropico 4 expands on the gameplay of the previous game with new political additions ∼ including more superpowers to negotiate with, along with the ability to elect ministers into power to help get your more controversial policies passed. But remember to keep your friends close and your enemies closer as everyone has an agenda! Your political mettle will be thoroughly tested, as new natural disasters will have the populace clamoring for you and your cabinet to help them recover from some of the worst Mother Nature can dish out.
Turn your island into a pirate haven, the Tortuga of modern times! Abducting ships for ransom, pillaging and plundering is a surefire way to worsen your relations with the foreign powers, so you will have to take special measures to prevent an invasion. The new smugglers hut building allows imports even during an embargo but at higher prices, don a pirate queen outfit and use the sailor trait for increased ship traffic and a boost to all naval-themed buildings.
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.
Old buildings and structures are becoming obsolete and need to be upgraded or even replaced by their modern counterparts. Cars and transportation need modernization to meet the needs of a changing economy; and now El Presidente can even send people to the International Space Station! El Presidente and his ministers must now join the war against terror and control Internet regulation and freedom of speech on Tropico.
The world is changing and Tropico is moving with the times! With new missions, maps, disasters and challenges, El Presidente is back to rule it all!
Tropico 4 makes it easy to tell your friends what you've been up to. With integration into Twitter and Facebook you can post comments and achievements on Twitter direct or upload screenshots of your on Facebook page. You can even compare your interactive Dictator Ranking on the online leaderboards.
The Steam Special Edition of Tropico 4 includes an exclusive island (Isla Nublar) and El Presidente avatar costume (Luchador). For the first time in the Tropico series, the Tropico 4 Steam Special Edition comes with 50 Steam achievements!