Strategy gaming specialists Kalypso Media and Limbic Entertainment have today announced the digital release of Tropico 6 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. The retail release will follow on October 8th. Digitally, Tropico 6 is available on PlayStation®4 in both standard and ‘El Prez’ editions ($59.99 / $64.99), with the latter including an extra decoration for your palace and tourist outfits for El Presidente. On Xbox One, the game is available as a standard edition ($59.99), with those that purchased the game during the Game Preview period also gaining the extra palace decoration and tourist outfits. At retail, both the PlayStation®4 and Xbox One versions come with four Tropican postcards, a digital soundtrack and calendar, priced at $59.99. After a widely successful launch on PC, Kalypso Media and Limbic entertainment have spent a great deal of time working with the community, implementing changes, and rolling out a host of new features which will ensure Tropico 6 to be an even richer experience across all platforms. On console, the game has been fully optimized for both the Dualshock 4 and Xbox One controller, and includes the ability to play cooperatively or compete, Prez v Prez, against up to three other players. One of the most beloved city-building sims, Tropico 6 continues the series’ penchant for dark humor, in-depth mechanics, and buzzing Caribbean soundscapes whilst introducing a host of new features such as a fully customizable Presidential pad and the ability to make life tougher than it needs to be for a whole archipelago!


Celebrating the upcoming release of Tropico 6 on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One this Friday, strategy specialists Kalypso Media and Limbic Entertainment have released a special featurette detailing the making of the latest iteration of Tropico. The new video shows viewers the day-to-day life of the citizens that make up island paradise, gaining valuable insight into how their complex personalities work. It’s up the player what type of leader they will be. Will they help their citizens fulfil their dreams and be a force for good? Or use more nefarious means to stay firmly in the seat of power. Tropico 6 launches on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One on Friday 27th September.


Strategy gaming specialists Kalypso Media and developers Limbic Entertainment have today announced that Tropico 6 will release worldwide on September 27, 2019 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. The Xbox One version is available now in Game Preview, and just received a major update, which introduces the random map generator alongside other improvements and fixes. The full changelog can be found on the Kalypso forum, while a new batch of screenshots can be downloaded to show the random map generator in action. Code is now available for the Game Preview version of Tropico 6 on Xbox One. To request a code please contact the US PR team.

E3 2019: El Prez is Coming Home!

First Tropico 6 console gameplay shown at E3, available to play now on Xbox Game Preview Strategy gaming specialists Kalypso Media and developers Limbic Entertainment are launching into E3 2019 with the very first gameplay footage of Tropico 6 on consoles. In addition, Kalypso is thrilled to announce that Xbox One gamers can play El Presidente’s latest critically acclaimed adventure right now, as Tropico 6 launches on the console’s Game Preview programme today at a special discounted price as part of Xbox’s “Deals Unlocked” E3 promotion. The Game Preview version of Tropico 6 on Xbox One features the full singleplayer gameplay experience, with further updates including multiplayer, a random map generator and other enhancements to arrive at a later date, ahead of the game’s full release in Fall 2019. The news follows the highly successful launch of Tropico 6 on PC, which has been extremely well received by fans and critics alike. The console version of Tropico 6 will bring this high-end strategy experience to PlayStation®4 and Xbox One with a refined, accessible and fully-optimized control scheme for console controllers and adds to Kalypso’s growing library of high-quality console strategy games like Tropico 5, Sudden Strike 4, Railway Empire and Dungeons 3.

Update: ‘Tropico 6′ Adds Multiplayer Saves

Eagerly anticipated multiplayer update arrives as Tropico 6 receives universal acclaim Following the successful launch of Tropico 6 on PC, Kalypso Media and developers Limbic Entertainment are proud to share a brand-new accolades trailer for their flagship strategy title, showcasing a selection of reactions from worldwide media and fans. The reception from media and fans alike has been truly overwhelming, with Tropico 6 regarded as the best Tropico to date. Kalypso and Limbic are committed to improving the game further based on feedback from fans, and have released a new update that introduces the most requested feature– multiplayer save games. This is just the beginning for Tropico 6, and Kalypso is preparing to reveal a full roadmap soon with a more detailed outline of features and improvements currently in development. The publisher also welcomes further fan feedback and invites all Tropico 6 players to get in touch via the Steam Community, the Kalypso forums, Twitter and Facebook with their thoughts and ideas on the game so far. The new accolades trailer is available below:


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.

Tropico 6 ‘El Prez Edition’ Available For Pre-Order (PC)

Kalypso Media, award-winning publisher of strategy and simulation games, has today released details of the special ‘El Prez Edition’ boxed retail edition of upcoming dictator sim Tropico 6. Releasing digitally March 29th for PC, Mac and Linux and retail on April 2nd, Tropico 6 is the latest installment in the acclaimed Tropico series and sees the return of beloved leader of the people (or reckless despot) El Presidente and his faithful adviser, Penultimo. The ‘El Prez Edition’ PC retail boxed version of Tropico 6 is now available for pre-order and comes with a wealth of bonus goodies to spice up your Tropican vacation. Included are two tourist outfits for your Presidente, an exclusive flamingo pond palace design, a digital soundtrack of foot-tapping Tropican beats and a digital calendar to mark off the days until election day. Just what any budding Dictator needs on their journey to greatness.

Free green cards for everyone!

Kalypso Media has opened up the Tropico 6 beta to all for a limited time only, with a multiplayer stress test available now on Steam. Players can get in on all the action now until 18:00 GMT on 8th March, so be quick or miss out! The Tropico 6 beta offers access to the full tutorial, all eras (modern times only available in the tutorial), 11 sandbox maps, six missions and multiplayer for up to four players, and is available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Russian. If that’s not all, El Presidente has also decided to launch a huge sale on Steam, with up to 70% off across the whole Tropico franchise, giving budding Tropican historians and completionists the chance to experience the history of the series for themselves or pick up that last bit of DLC they’ve been missing.


Kalypso Media and developer Limbic Entertainment have today released a new update for the Tropico 6 closed beta, available to all customers who have pre-ordered the game on Steam or the Kalypso Shop. To keep fans updated on progress of Tropico 6, there is also a beta roadmap detailing all the upcoming features to be added before launch on 29th March. January’s update includes the brand-new campaign mission ‘Better Red Than Dead’, numerous improvements to buildings, citizen interaction and customization options, balancing, UI improvements and general bug fixes. Full details are available in the changelog. The roadmap also highlights upcoming content planned for the beta, including multiplayer, a random map generator and an additional campaign mission.

Update: Tropico 6 Moves to March 29 Release (PC)

El Presidente’s latest adventure pushed back for extra fine-tuning Kalypso Media is best known as a publisher of strategy and simulation games, with the critically acclaimed Tropico series as the company’s flagship brand. 2019 sees the launch of the latest installment in this beloved series, with the highly-anticipated Tropico 6 scheduled to release on PC and consoles. After going through rigorous in-house testing and taking on board all the feedback collected from the closed beta and the wider Tropico community, Tropico 6 is shaping up to be a great game. However, great is not enough when it comes to El Presidente. As always, Kalypso is striving to deliver an outstanding gameplay experience to make Tropico 6 the best in the series to date, and as such has taken the difficult decision to move the release of the PC, MAC and Linux versions to March 29, with a retail version to follow on April 2, in order to allow sufficient time to implement as much of the fans’ feedback as possible and work on final balancing and polishing to raise the level of quality expected from this flagship brand to what the Tropico fans and community deserve. Simon Hellwig, owner and managing director of Kalypso Media, has prepared an open-letter to the Tropico community and shared it through the company’s forums and social channels. As a thank you to the loyal Tropico fans who have supported us through the development of the game, we will be offering the first major Tropico 6 DLC free of charge to anyone who has pre-ordered the game by 1:00PM EST on January 10. The additional content will automatically be added to qualifying players’ game upon release in Q2 2019. Tropico 6 is available to pre-order now via the Kalypso Shop and other digital platforms as either the standard version (with instant access to the closed beta) or as a special El Prez Edition, including two tourist outfits for your Presidente, a flamingo pond for your customizable palace, digital soundtrack, digital calendar and instant beta access.