Percentile Rank

Tropico 6 is ranked in the 73rd percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 81 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

78

Top Critic Average

72%

Critics Recommend

Based on 81 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

LadiesGamers.com
Liked-a-lot
Liked-a-lot
Nov 6, 2020

Tropico 6 is welcome edition to the strategy genre on the Nintendo Switch. It offers many hours of solid deep strategy and simulation. Being a huge fan of Civilization, I for one am happy to see Tropico 6 being released on the Switch. If you’re like me and appreciate a good strategy game, that you can get lost in for hours which offers a good challenge, this could be the game for you!

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Eurogamer
No Recommendation / Blank
No Recommendation / Blank
Mar 29, 2019

A new developer doesn't rock the boat in what's an enjoyable if only gently iterative outing for the construction and management sim.

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pressakey.com
Unscored
Unscored
Apr 16, 2019

To make it short and sweet: The direct predecessor was much more transparent and better playable than Tropico 6. The small bugs and larger coughing fits of the engine finally add up to a massive disturbance factor. Tropico has always been one of my favorite urban simulations. Not quite so serious, always with a dash of humour and always clear. Here the fourth developer studio tries its hand at the brand and unfortunately adds more negative than positive points to the mix. If you're interested in playing dictator you'd rather grab Tropico 5 and wait for the next offshoot with the homemade rum in your hand.

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VG247
Unscored
Unscored
Mar 29, 2019

It’s a confident game that plays it safe, offering simple iterations and smart tweaks to the already well-trodden and successful styling of the series to offer up an entry that, at the very least, is superior to its direct predecessor.

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Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Unscored
Unscored
Mar 29, 2019

There’s plenty of stuff I’d change, especially tonally and in terms of international relationships, but I played it happily until I couldn’t see straight.

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Nerfeados
Unscored
Unscored
Apr 16, 2019

Tropico 6 remind us of how absurd these “god games” can be. The game acknowledges the silliness of its premise and in a way becomes the reason why the game works so well, using it as a way to give some sense in everything we do “El Presidente”

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Chicas Gamers
Unscored
Unscored
Oct 18, 2019

In Tropico 6, we find a solid game, with a long and complete tutorial that teaches you the mechanics, and on the one hand, it will entertain unpretentiously veterans in games of the style and on the other hand it will serve as a very good and fun door input for all those new to the style who are interested in getting into strategy and city builders.

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Scored Reviews

Thumb Culture
10 / 10.0
10 / 10.0
Apr 23, 2019

If you like constructer builder games, Tropico is perfect as you will soon rack up hundreds of funfilled hours before you even know it. Just trying to get a beautiful piece of paradise seems so far away but after a few hours, your dreams will become a reality and become the greatest El Presidente ever or, there will be a revolution and you will get overthrown. Either way, new or old to this genre and franchise, Tropico 6 is absolutely fantastic and well deserved the prestigious Thumb Culture Platinum Award and can’t wait to carry on with my island of paradise.

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Impulsegamer
4.7 / 5.0
4.7 / 5.0
Apr 7, 2019

Tropico 6 is a highly addictive city and government simulator that has realistic game mechanics with an easy to use build and management interface. A marvelous, challenging, enjoyable and non complicated experience.

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GamePitt
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Sep 30, 2019

Tropico 6 has stepped in and raised the bar for all games within the genre to try and reach. The developers have taken the core gameplay mechanics from previous games in the series, which we all know and love, added a few new unique and exciting ones into the mix, and then presented us with the best Tropico game so far. In terms of size, playing through all fifteen campaigns will take you a lifetime, not to mention the unlimited fun to be had within the random map generator and online portions of the game. If you’re looking for an engaging, exciting, entertaining, and enjoyable new resource management game, look no further!

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Windows Central
Mar 29, 2019

Ultimately, Tropico 6 is a game that any fan of city builders will enjoy, and I highly recommend checking it out if you're one of those people.

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Twinfinite
4.5 / 5.0
4.5 / 5.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is hands-on and plays on a micro-managing level that's quite undone for the most part with games about management, and I just wish it got more of the attention it deserves.

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SelectButton
9 / 10
9 / 10
Apr 2, 2019

Tropico 6's evolution and depth take the series into new heights, or in this case, new islands, stretching your nation across multiple islands with the inclusion of advanced traverse options.

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CGMagazine
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is the realization of what I've wanted from this series for years now.

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Niche Gamer
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Apr 15, 2019

Tropico 6 is like a definitive look at the series that has always stood out in the city builder genre, while also adding some really fun new mechanics that help you shake things up a bit.

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Digitally Downloaded
Digitally Downloaded

Top Critic

Apr 2, 2019

Ultimately Tropico 6 does provide the much-needed stepping stones to advance the series. For a series which often gets continued updates or DLC, Tropico 6 is also with with a long and exciting future ahead of it.

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Softpedia
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Apr 7, 2019

Tropico 6 is a bridge between the glorious past of games like Caesar IV and Sim City and the future. I can't wait to return to those beautiful islands, and that's everything I want from a game.

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Handsome Phantom
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

We highly suggest this game for any fans of strategy games, even if they are new to the Tropico series.

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MMoinGame
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropic 6 is great game. All the differentiated factions, the disparate investigations, the extravagant speeches and that what really matters are the dirty rags, the traps under the table and the money you have hidden in Switzerland make this game hook like few others.

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Shacknews
9 / 10
9 / 10
Apr 1, 2019

Tropico 6 is the best game I've played all year. It reminds me of all the classic strategy games I used to love, and yet it doesn't make me yearn for them. That's because Limbic Entertainment managed to nail just what makes strategy games so fun.

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Gaming Nexus
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 brings a lot to the table. It is pretty to look at, easy to get started with, and offers hours of play time with its generous depth and breadth in multiple categories of human life.

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Hu3br
Apr 4, 2019

In parts, Tropico 6 feels like a return to form rather than a proper evolution. In others, Limbic Entertainment additions makes it stand out with its more personal interconnection between the player and its citizens. Easily the best entry on the franchise so far.

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GAMEtainment
8.9 / 10.0
8.9 / 10.0
Apr 20, 2019

What should one think of Tropico 6? What can it do and what can it possibly not do? From my personal point of view, Limbic Entertainment delivered a great game on their Tropico debut. Graphically, it is a treat thanks to the Unreal Engine. Untypical for the genre it is possible to rotate the camera completely free, tilt it and zoom extremely close. The sound and the background music are also very nice. The processes under the hood are logical and, unlike in the beta, not very faulty or comprehensible for the player. The merchandise system and the production chains are obvious and conclusive even for beginners. Nevertheless, despite the very good tutorial, there will be a lot of learning and frustration for newcomers to the series or even genre. The wealth of buildings, as well as the dictatorial and diplomatic possibilities are immense. This mass can be quite overwhelming for one or the other. But since Penúltimo and the other characters present the whole thing with a lot of humor, the fun is at least for me not lost at any time. Especially in the later course of the game it gets confusing very quickly due to the large number of participants (superpowers and factions). I personally have to take a break more often and sort the events for me. But this does not harm the game. A big weak point is the character creation, if you followed the review carefully you will notice that it wasn't mentioned before. And not without reason, it is simply unimaginative and boring, almost boring. This was always one of the biggest strengths in the previous reviews. Here Limbic was just sleeping, maybe they also ran out of time. Except for the small weaknesses in road building and the wasted potential in character creation and palace adaptation, Tropico 6 is a typical Tropico. Very simple thing. A class (Tropico) debut of the Hessians. For my part, I will now go back to the Caribbean in my mind. ¡Nos vemos!

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Mighty Games Mag
86 / 100
86 / 100
Apr 19, 2019

Tropico 6 is a worthy descendant in the long lineup of Tropico and definitely a step forward. El Presidente can be satisfied with the new development studio Limbic Entertainment. The connection of several islands with bridges and ship routes brings the necessary variety into the Tropico series.

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GamingTrend
85 / 100
85 / 100
Apr 2, 2019

Tropico 6 overhauls the entire infrastructure, bringing forward most, but not all of the features we had with previous outings. A greater emphasis on transportation and simulation deepens the experience and makes Tropicans feel less like mere numbers. At its heart, Tropico 6 is still a game about building your empire and making it grow, but it's the small mechanics that create a connection with your benevolent dictator, and help make your anarchy-prone archipelago feel a little like home.

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GameCrate
8.5 / 10.0
8.5 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is not the hardest of hardcore simulation games, but for folks looking for something more casual, it's a blast. It's entertaining and addictive, and its minor interface flaws only stand out because the rest of the game is so polished and enjoyable.

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SECTOR.sk
8.5 / 10.0
8.5 / 10.0
Apr 10, 2019

One of the best installments from Tropico series with various missions, multiple islands with bridges and stealing world wonders.

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MSPoweruser
8.5 / 10.0
8.5 / 10.0
Apr 28, 2019

At its core, Tropico 6 doesn’t do much to evolve from its predecessors, especially as it keeps the era system from 5 and brings back the political speeches and work modes from 4. However, that doesn’t mean it should be skipped.

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Gamefa
8.4 / 10.0
8.4 / 10.0
Jul 28, 2019

An amazing game with lots of challenges (like a real society) which test your leadership power, Startegy and political managemnt. Tropico 6 is really Fun to play for all fans of strategy and city-bulding simulator games. Are you a Dictator or not? Test your leadership methods in Tropico 6.

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Generación Xbox
8.3 / 10.0
8.3 / 10.0
Sep 26, 2019

Tropico 6 comes from the hand of a new studio, Limbic Entertainment, to return a franchise. Thus, the title offers us a perfect management experience and strategy for beginners in the genre but who know how to keep the attention of the most veterans, in a title that follows the trail of previous games and delves into the strengths of the saga.

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COGconnected
82 / 100
82 / 100
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 doesn’t need to reinvent the wheel—no matter what El Presidente claims—to be a great experience. There’s never been a better time to take a trip to the Caribbean

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GameSpot
8 / 10
8 / 10
Apr 3, 2019

Tropico 6 builds on strong foundations, honing detail and offering expansive new sandboxes in which to craft your ideal island nation.

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Game Revolution
Mar 29, 2019

Despite its flaws, Tropico 6 will definitely cause you to stay up later than you should. If you’re willing to forgive the lack of structure, you can spend hours and hours building on each of the included maps.

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Areajugones
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Mar 28, 2019

Tropico 6 is a safe bet. A sequel that has almost no innovations but manages to feel fresh and funny from the start. El Presidente is back, as good as he has ever been.

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God is a Geek
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is the best in the series to date, taking the personality and humour from previous titles and adding extras that make being El Presidente feel better than ever.

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PC Invasion
Apr 2, 2019

Tropico 6 doesn't mess with the island building formula very much, but the new features kept me hooked for hours.

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Push Square
8 / 10
8 / 10
Sep 27, 2019

Tropico 6 is one of PlayStation 4's best strategy games, and also one of its most unique, putting you into the shoes of a dictator rather than the standard benevolent overseer that most of these titles offer. Taking your tropical island from shacks and farms to skyscrapers and space plans is a lot fun, and there's enough variety in map design and mission objectives to mean that you'll rarely feel like you're repeating the same beats. And honestly, the music really is pretty good.

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PlayStation Universe
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is the city-builder series as satirical and silly as it's always been, but with a few new bells and whistles that improve the solid winning formula. It's a sideways step in many ways, but it's still a pretty confident one from the series' new developer.

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Digital Chumps
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Apr 29, 2019

Fans of the series will love this new and improved Tropico game. New players are going to have a few difficulties adjusting but once familiar with the game will have a blast.

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GamingBolt
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Returning to what made fans fall in love with the series, Tropico 6 is an endearing, personality-filled city-builder that lets you think outside of the box. El Presidente has never looked this good, bribes or no.

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The Digital Fix
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Oct 8, 2019

Tropico 6 is a great step forward. It fixes a lot of the problems that plagued the last instalment and does it while adding plenty of content. Limbic have created the building blocks of something great and with more focus on military interaction of invading and conquering it could become a brilliant all-round experience.

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Game Debate
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Apr 28, 2019

Despite all of this griping, and all of these complaints, Tropico 6 is still sort of fun. Partly it's just watching the numbers going up. When the freighter arrives in port and your first shipment of electronics goes to market, netting you enough money to build a new stadium, it's like a little pat on the head that can be weirdly addictive. There are certainly some bugs that probably shouldn't exist on the fourth (fifth? sixth?) iteration of essentially the same game, but the special sauce that has allowed them to actually get away with making six Tropico games is still there.

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PSX Extreme
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Oct 12, 2019

This is definitely a case where more of the same is more than welcome.

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NintendoWorldReport
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Nov 17, 2020

Tropico 6's port to the Switch is a full-sized city building and resource management sim in the palm of your hand, which is the only way I want to play this genre anymore. The relatively quaint scope in comparison to the Civs of the world and the focus on more micro inputs to influence your nation is refreshing, and what compromises were necessary to make it here were well worth it.

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Saving Content
Mar 29, 2019

Limbic Entertainment has breathed new life into Tropico that seemingly had offered all it could with the last entry. Tropico 6 eschews the things that didn't work, keeps the things that did, and introduces tons of great new features. I enjoy how the way the new systems play off of one another, that landmasses change how traffic is shaped, the genius levels of pirating world wonders from their original locations, all adds up to a streamlined offering that lets the personality shine through. Tropico 6 doesn't miss a beat with its latest entry, even with a new developer behind the series – in fact, it is the best of the series because of it.

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Screen Rant
Screen Rant
Phillip Tinner

Top Critic

Mar 31, 2019

In all, Tropico 6 is a proper entry by series newcomer developer Limbic Entertainment, whose thoughtful additions are as welcome as the impressive manner with which they effortlessly have recaptured the whimsy and charisma of the franchise on the first try.

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Wolf's Gaming Blog
4 / 5.0
4 / 5.0
Apr 13, 2019

So let’s wrap all this up and stick a nice little bow on it, yeah? I liked Tropico 6, just as I liked the prior games, too. But I can’t claim that this latest iteration is any better than Tropico 4 or 5. The swap to multiple islands is fun, the humour still brings a smile to my face and building a rum empire is a hooch. There are just problems holding Tropico 6 back from getting a 4+ score from me, but hopefully in time those issues will be fixed. Until then this is still a great city-builder that fans of the genre will have plenty of fun with.

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33bits
80 / 100
80 / 100
Jul 13, 2020

Tropico 6 sins of continuity, it does not offer anything remarkable except for managing an archipelago, which although it offers some interesting new mechanics, is not an excessive contribution to the saga. Still, Tropico 6 is a remarkable game with a fresh campaign that will offer varied gameplay to the new player and veteran. And it's also worth it just to see what new biting comment our helper will make.

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Rapid Reviews UK
Nov 12, 2020

Tropico 6 is a city builder that places us in charge of a little slice of island life. Do we rule this island as a benevolent leader, one who is kind and caring? Or do we rule with an iron fist as an evil tyrant, one who’s not afraid to get their hands dirty? That’s what makes Tropico 6 appealing. We’re given the tools but not told how to use them.

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PC Gamer
79 / 100
79 / 100
Mar 29, 2019

An entertaining but unambitious sequel that collects up the best features of previous games and adds in some interesting new twists.

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Game Informer
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

New missions and tasks come at a steady clip, so you're never at a loss for things to do. Even so, I had the most fun when I went off-script and created my own goals

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Spaziogames
7.7 / 10.0
7.7 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is the natural evolution for the series, but not a revolution.

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NoesPaisparaFrikis
7.6 / 10.0
7.6 / 10.0
Oct 21, 2019

A colorful, fun and very playable title that is guided by the premise of "easy to learn, hard to master" and that is a very brave bet on Kalypso's part to satisfy RTS lovers on consoles.

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The Games Machine
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Witty political satire? Check. Lovely latin music soundtrack? Check. Solid city builder gameplay? Check. Is this Tropico 6? Tropico 5? Tropico 4? Loyal Penultimo would struggle to spot the difference, and players might decide at some point to ditch El Presidente for a new one bringing some fresh air... if only there was one in sight.

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PlayStation LifeStyle
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Oct 1, 2019

Despite some of its difficulties, Tropico 6 is a perfectly adequate port of an impressively layered and comically disarming PC experience. It isn't going to be lighting the world on fire, as far as innovation is concerned, but I wouldn't be surprised to see El Presidente try it on the forts of his opposition. If you've been hankering for the next chance to embrace your inner fascist, this should be a fantastic way to satiate the bloodlust.

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New Game Network
75 / 100
75 / 100
Apr 17, 2019

Tropico 6 sees the long running strategy game series continue its leisurely Caribbean life and embodies the definition of not rocking the cruise boat. Newcomers should enjoy their visit to the sunny archipelago, while returning fans will be appeased by the various tweaks to the formula.

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GotGame
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Apr 6, 2019

Overall, Tropico 6 sets itself as a fun, albeit formidable challenge. Fans of the genre will likely have a lot to appreciate in the game. As said, it’s not a game for everyone, but it does what it needs to do and it does it well.

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PlayStation Galaxy
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Oct 7, 2019

If you want to feel how it is to be a Politician and/or into casual simulated gaming, this game is definitely for you. I don’t think this game would work on Players who love the adrenaline rush or any fast-paced game since waiting for the economy to boom takes ages. When you think you are making great progress, expenses are off the roof where you may need to abandon the game or load an earlier savepoint. You will never know what to expect from this game, the complexity not only goes into the different infrastructure available but into the resources as well. You have to play with factors affecting society’s happiness and goods production. Hours and hours of gameplay through experimentation and domino effects are worth it if you are patient enough. Overall, not a bad game at all.

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Pure Nintendo
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Jan 6, 2021

Tropico 6 may not be at its best on the Nintendo Switch but it is still worthwhile even on noticeably underpowered hardware. Once you get past the huge load times at the beginning and the lengthy tutorial, the only question is how would you like to rule? For the people? Or with an iron fist?

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IGN
7.3 / 10.0
T.J. Hafer

Top Critic

7.3 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 stands out as an in-depth city-builder with a strong personality, but its economic systems are unwieldy.

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Attack of the Fanboy
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is a blast when things are going well, but frustrating when they aren't.

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Wccftech
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Apr 1, 2019

Tropico 6 is the best entry in the series, though not without its flaws. The repetition of random requests with no real direct relation to how your city is developing is always an irritation to me. The economics of the city is especially well developed, though areas like the superpowers feel tacked on at best. Fortunately, new features like raids help the game stand out from its predecessors.

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PCGamesN
7 / 10
7 / 10
Mar 29, 2019

Limbic has turned down its opportunity for revolución in favour of reinforcing the rule of El Presidente - a safe pair of hands for colourful city-building and wry commentary on the abuse of democracy.Jeremy Peel

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DualShockers
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Mar 30, 2019

Tropico 6 is the latest installation in the city-builder saga that has the most visually-appealing graphics in the series, yet remains more-or-less the same otherwise.

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Gameblog
7 / 10
7 / 10
Apr 1, 2019

Tropico 6 is an interesting but unambitious sequel. The game is pleasant but lacks of new features. It is still a funny experience with an atmosphere that makes you want to go on holiday and enjoy a cocktail in the sun.

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Nintendo Life
7 / 10
7 / 10
Nov 9, 2020

It's the game's commitment to accessibility that makes Tropico 6 a refreshing example of an under-served genre on the Switch. Despite some irksome performance problems, occasionally inconsistent pacing and some rather rough visuals, the game is a lot of addictive fun to play and its cheerful ambience and compelling systems will keep you glued to your handheld. Paid DLC adds even more systems to the game, but there's plenty here to keep you occupied for hours and hours. We'd recommend this to genre newbies as well as veterans; a very impressive port with strong controls and a UI tailored brilliantly for handheld mode. It's a busy, demanding game but never feels stressful, and juggling your industry, faction relationships and the mood of your citizens can be thoroughly absorbing. If you can forgive the technical issues and an occasionally slack pace, Tropico 6 is an easy recommendation.

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Jump Dash Roll
7 / 10
7 / 10
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is a solid entry into the El Presidente series. There's a few new twists on the classic formula, but largely it's the same engaging mix of politics, trade, and imprisoning homeless people.

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TechRaptor
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

While Tropico 6 maintains the series' humor and complexity, it sometimes gets bogged down under the weight of its own systems. There's plenty of fun to be found here, but you'll be left wanting more.

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The Digital Fix
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

It's the Tropico you know and love - but with a new developer, it should have had more than that.

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GameWatcher
7 / 10.0
GameWatcher
Chris J Capel

Top Critic

7 / 10.0
Mar 31, 2019

Our Tropico 6 review finds a game that's very Tropico - for better or for worse

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GameZone
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Oct 7, 2019

Tropico 6 continues to excel in being a series that oozes personality but can struggle in its efforts to be a fairly balanced sim. Its frustrating lack of sometimes easy to understand problems and communication can make for an experience that will cause permanently raised eyebrows. If you're looking for a new city-building sim, you will still enjoy Tropico 6 but at the expense of sometimes being easily confused or having your progression halted.

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BaziCenter
7 / 10
7 / 10
Apr 2, 2019

Tropico 6 might not be the revolution that the series need, but dealing with different political streams, problems and challenges that the residents of your city face, and building a beautiful city, are more than enough to entertain you for hours.

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GameSpace
7 / 10.0
GameSpace
Sythrael

Top Critic

7 / 10.0
Apr 1, 2019

I'm not usually a "city-building" kind of gamer. Aside for some dalliances within a particularly in-depth RTS, or in a few of the newer survival type games. Even then, they are little more than curious dalliances. So imagine my surprise when I found this particular title pulling me in as its deceptive simplicity evolved into multi-tiered complexity and intense micromanaging capacities.

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SomHráč.sk
70%
70%
Apr 8, 2019

From the newcomers' point of view, Tropico 6 is a great strategy game, but the hardcore fans of the genre probably won't be inclined to listen to the same old song yet again.

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MonsterVine
3.5 / 5.0
3.5 / 5.0
Apr 17, 2019

The tongue is in cheek but not far enough.

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Thumbsticks
Apr 8, 2019

Tropico 6 is a visually impressive, unbelievably charming and ruthlessly enjoyable role-playing city-sim. It lacks the depth of the genre’s more intricate modern hits, but its fun political systems, tongue-in-cheek moral choices, and challenging task management make it a worthwhile investment for genre aficionados.

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WayTooManyGames
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Nov 6, 2020

I don’t think anybody was expecting for Tropico 6‘s Switch port to be superior to any other previously released version of the game, and it shows. It’s clearly the ugliest and clunkiest version of the game released so far. That being said, Tropico 6 is still one hell of a fun game on the Switch. If you can put up with the ugly visuals and initially weird controls, and decide to play it almost exclusively in portable mode, then you can still have a blast creating your totally democratic states on-the-go.

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IGN Spain
6.8 / 10.0
6.8 / 10.0
Mar 29, 2019

Tropico 6 is an entertaining fun, which guarantees many hours of management and strategy, with a well-leveled difficulty. Although it is inevitable not to think that it is a low-risk and original work.

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God is a Geek
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
Nov 13, 2020

Tropico 6 on Switch has a lot of content and a highly customisable sandbox mode, however it suffers some slight performance drops particularly in handheld mode that makes the port difficult to recommend fully.

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OnlySP
Mar 28, 2019

Tropico 6 matches and even exceeds the breadth of content found in fellow city-builders, but it does not delve deeply enough into its simulation to take the genre forward a step. For some prospective players, the lack of depth may be too great an impertinence to brook, but everyone else will find a delightful management sim with one of the best settings the genre has ever seen.

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KeenGamer
5 / 10.0
5 / 10.0
Nov 20, 2020

Tropico 6 for Nintendo Switch pairs grand city-building with a massive visual downgrade. While the gameplay is the same as it ever was, how can you enjoy building-up a grand archipelago when it's so hard to actually see it? Find out in our review.

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