Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: City Builder

Tropico 4 looks to expand on the cheap with Megalopolis DLC

Tropico 4 (360, PC) Megalopolis DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

El Presidente is nothing if not thrifty. In the latest downloadable pack to launch for Tropico 4, Megalopolis, virtual benevolent dictators are tasked with building the largest city possible with the cheapest materials at hand. Available for PC, and soon for 360, the $4.99 drop, detailed below, includes a new campaign, new avatar clothing, a new mission, and a new trait. The goal: build the most glorious second-rate city the world has ever known.

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Anno 2070 to go into the dark depths with Deep Ocean DLC

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A new expansion has been announced for Anno 2070, Deep Ocean. The add-on will launch on October 4 for $29.99 and include over 150 new quests, new natural disasters, new co-op features, and a new faction, the Techs.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Tropico 4: Modern Times

(Xbox 360 Review) Tropico 4: Modern Times

“… an excellent value for the price.”

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Xbox 360 Reviews

Tropico 4: Modern Times expansion pack now available for PC

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El Presidente’s island fiefdom is moving into a new era with the release of Tropico 4: Modern Times for PC. The $29.99 expansion includes a new 12-scenario campaign, 10 new edicts, 30 new buildings, and upgrades for older buildings.

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Anno 2070 goes green with Eden Project DLC

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The Anno 2070 universe is expanding today with the launch of the Eden Project DLC pack. Available through Steam and the in-game store, Eden Project includes new architecture that focuses on the greener side of life for the Eco faction.

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El Presidente to pave way to glory in new Tropico 4 DLC

Tropico 4 (360, PC) Quick Dry Cement DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

El Presidente has looked out on his island fiefdom and decided that it’s missing the kind of relaxing scenery only available through the heavy use of concrete. Nothing says tropical paradise like soul-crushing gray. And today he’ll get the chance to make his vision come to life with the Quick Dry Cement DLC pack for Tropico 4. The 400 MS Point/$4.99 release, available for 360 and PC, adds a new Cement Factory building, which speeds up construction across the island; the Constructor character trait; a mission theme involving building an island-wide city; and numerous decorations, including a small park, flower bed, and constructor statue.

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Ministry of Propaganda releases Tropico 4: Modern Times screens

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Kalypso has released some new shots from the upcoming Tropico 4 expansion, Modern Times. Set to launch in March for the 360 and PC for 1200 MS Points/$19.99, Modern Times leapfrogs the island nation to the modern today, where 30 new buildings, 10 new edicts, 12 new scenario missions, new upgrades, and this newfangled thing called the Internet await El Presidente’s attention. Aside from space stations, skyscrapers, biofarms, and festivals of love, the present also brings with it a new threat to the regime.

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Tropico 4 – The Junta DLC announced for 360, PC

Tropico 4 (360, PC) The Junta DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

El Presidente hasn’t been in office long, and he is already expanding his offerings with a new DLC pack for Tropico 4, The Junta. The 400 MS Point/$4.99 pack will be available on November 9 on Live Marketplace for the 360, and a few days later, on November 11, on Steam as well as via the in-game Launcher for PC. The Junta will include the new Bunker building, the new Veteran character trait, a female Dress Uniform outfit, several new decoration items (Guard booth, Small observation tower, Camouflaged ammo depot, Concrete barricades, and APC), and the New Sparta mission theme.

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Tropico 4 demo now available on Live for Xbox 360

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Kalypso has launched a demo for the recently released Tropico 4 on Live Marketplace. The single-player demo includes several tutorial missions and one campaign mission.

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Cities XL 2012 gets one more batch of screens before release

Cities XL 2012 (PC) October Screenshots - Screenshots 1

Cities XL 2012 is launching tomorrow for download, but just in case its city-building wiles haven’t tempted you yet, some new shots have been sent for your viewing pleasure. We also included a few older ones for good measure.

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