Video discussing the upcoming changes to the Tropico series.
For the first time in the series, Tropico 5 will allow the player to manage their country from its historical foundation in the colonial era, through World War 2, up to the cold war and present. The two main super powers, are both the Allied and Axis factions, that changes through time back to the original foreign powers, of the US and Soviet Union. As a leader, you can make decisions from your country's independence to a full constitution, creating any rules you want.
Tropico 5 will feature a campaign with fifteen missions detailing the rise of El Presidente and their dynasty and the nation of Tropico. Also, for the first time in the series, there will be a multiplayer option where two to four players can either play co-op or complete in standalone games to reach a set of predetermined goals.
Tropico 5 is currently in development for the PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and PC.