Tropico 5

Tropico 5 (PS4)


PlayStation 4
Kalypso Media
Haemimont Games


Game Rating

User Ratings: 23

Our Review: 8/10


Number of Players
Release Date

PlayStation 4

  • EU 24th Apr 2015
  • US 28th Apr 2015

PlayStation Plus Extra (Subscription)

  • 13th Jun 2022
Construction, Management
Official Site
Also Available On
Xbox One, Xbox 360

Screenshots (6)

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  • Review Tropico 5 (PlayStation 4)

    Havana good time

    Back when Bullfrog was considered a big name, construction games were all the rage. The likes of Theme Park and Theme Hospital were among the most popular releases on the PSone, but as the genre increased in complexity on computers, these console ports became increasingly less common. Tropico 5, then, is something of a rarity: a...

About The Game

You, as El Presidente, will first take control of the infamous island of Tropico during early colonial times and then guide it through the centuries as the world changes and moves ever forward. You must tackle the changing needs of your people, as well as opposing governments and factions, and thus lay the foundations for your own dynasty. As you move through your years in office you can promote members of your extended family on the island to positions of power: such as ambassador, commanding general or even Supreme Ruler, to ensure your legacy thrives through the eras. As your influence and wealth grows, so do the threats to your burgeoning island superpower. Can you survive both World Wars, prosper through the Great Depression, rule as an iron-fisted dictator through the Cold War and advance your country to modern times and beyond? From the 19th to the 21st century, each era carries its own challenges and opportunities