Become a beloved dictator on the go as Tropico 6 comes to Switch this November

Kalypso Media announced today that the beloved simulator Tropico 6 would be coming to Nintendo Switch on November 6. This version will be optimized for both the on-the-go handheld format as well as docked play and includes everything from Tropico 6 and more. Check out Ron’s review of the original PC release to learn more about the game.

For the first time in series’ history, Tropico 6 – Nintendo Switch™ Edition brings the beloved dictator sim to the Nintendo Switch family of consoles. Play as ‘El Presidente’ – feared dictator or peace-loving statesman of the great island nation of Tropico and complete a variety of challenges on the international stage through four distinctive eras. Keep your wits handy and let your decisions write you as a true tyrant or symbol of freedom for the people.

Manage extensive archipelagos, build bridges to connect islands and explore new means of transportation and infrastructure. As Tropico’s watchful leader, focus on furnishing a personal island paradise or bring the world to you and send specialist task forces on raids to ‘acquire’ your nation iconic world monuments such as the Statue of Liberty, Brandenburg Gate, Eiffel Tower and more!


  • Optimized for Nintendo Switch™, rule Tropico from the comfort of your living room or on-the-go
  • Play on large archipelagos for the first time in the series, managing multiple islands while adapting to a variety of new challenges
  • Send specialist presidential task forces to raid foreign lands, steal world wonders and bolster your personal collection
  • Construct bridges and tunnels to connect your islands and build up a robust transport infrastructure of buses, taxis, and aerial cable cars to ensure freedom of movement for your citizens
  • Customize your presidential palace with a variety of unique accessories and facades
  • Make use of a revised research system and focus on becoming the world’s greatest dictator or a free-thinking man of the people
  • Wrestle for power with an assortment of far-fetched election speeches and promises, all of which you cannot possibly hope to keep

If you’re a fan of this series and love to play games on the go then this might be the perfect fit for you. Stay tuned to Gaming Trend for all your gaming news.

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