"Tropico 3 beats the hell out of history books, and strangely, most games of its kind" - 1UP.com
"Tropico 3 combines a very good city building game with an intriguing political game." - IGN.com
Tropico 3: Gold Edition features the award-winning economic sim/city builder Tropico 3, and its popular expansion - Absolute Power, all in one exciting package. Prepare to become El Presidente, the leader of the island republic of Tropico. Decide your own presidential style and lead your people as you craft the island's economy, infrastructure and political systems through dozens of missions and across multiple maps.
About Tropico 3: Developed by Haemimont Games, Tropico 3 brings the series back to its roots and puts players in the role of 'El Presidente', the two-bit dictator of a strategically positioned banana republic in the Caribbean during the time of the Cold War. Players assume control of every aspect of island life, deciding whether to unleash the army to secure their power base or lead their people to prosperity as a generous elder statesman. Will absolute power corrupt, or will the humanitarian approach spur progress? Find out as gamers become part of the political machinations of Tropico as they determine the fate of this island nation.
About Tropico 3: Absolute Power: Tropico 3: Absolute Power is the first official expansion pack to the critically acclaimed Tropico 3 and invites players back to the island paradise of Tropico and experience unprecedented power as the benevolent (or malevolent) ruler 'El Presidente'. It adds new campaigns, new missions, new islands, unique buildings and new presidential powers to maximize the length and success of your term in power.
Contains the full version of Tropico 3 and the official Expansion pack Absolute Power
Two comprehensive campaigns with 25 different missions
A variety of business sectors such as tourism, agriculture or mining to make money from and ensure your island nation’s growth
An online challenge editor allows you to create your own missions for other players to enjoy and rate
Avatar feature: Wander the island as El Presidente and change the course of play
Prepare your own election speeches, issue edicts and use "other" means of influence
Use the random map generator for unlimited replay ability
Great Latin soundtrack and radio DJs comment on your political decisions