Summary: Look, despite its disturbing implications, I enjoy the series. It’s more stimulating and engaging to play power politics than to worry about whether your Sim is going to bang the next door neighbor, so there you go. That said, they pulled a bit of a fast one here.
Pros: Extremely addictive gameplay., 20 missions from, Tropico 4,, about a dozen from, Modern Times, . You’ll be busy for a bit., New add-ons from the Modern Times Expansion Pack bring a new level of fun to the game.
Cons: None of the DLC that was released is included, and in fact was released on the same day, making this a Triple Dip slap in the face.
Excerpt: Maxis turns 25 years old next year and one of their most influential titles of all time SimCity is just a year younger. That’s give you an idea just how long city sims have been around, the title that put them on the map was sharing computers with mostly educational games such as Oregon Trails.
Summary: I don’t know if other players will experience the same glitches I did, or if I’m just the exception, but either way, I still feel as though the good outweighs the bad in Modern Times . The DLC is over half the length of the base game, making it an excellent value for the price.
Summary: , it was recommended for its unique experience on the Xbox 360 and its entertaining gamplay of creating a successful island nation. The Modern Times expansion pack alters the Tropico 4 experience with a transition from the Cold War era to the 21st century.
Excerpt: El Presidente is back and better than ever, as Tropico 4 has landed. As a big fan of the Tropico series, I couldn’t wait to check out this game and it delivers on all fronts. While games of this kind are typically PC oriented, Tropico 4 is rock solid on consoles, just as Tropico 3 was.
Excerpt: Tropico 4 is the most cerebral game this reviewer has ever played. This game requires thought, patience, and a lot of finesse. The player takes on the role of El Presidente. He is the ruler of a small poor island. Your goal is to change that.
Summary: Tropico 4
is a nice follow-up to
. While the game adds several features to the previous game, it doesn’t feel like a true sequel but more of an upgrade - a more honest naming convention would have this game released as
Pros: Super addictive, New upgrades, changes and tasks
Cons: The game feels more like an upgrade than a true sequel, The music kinda sucks this time. Where, Tropico 3, had an excellent soundtrack, this sounds like the same song playing over and over, and it’s not even a good one., You must follow the campaigns in a certain order. No jumping around like i...