Tropico 5 coming to PlayStation 4

Series set to appear on PlayStation for the first time.

Tropico 5

Tropico 5, announced last year for Xbox 360, PC, Mac, and Linux, is also coming to PlayStation 4, Kalypso Media announced.

The release marks the Tropico series’ first appearance on PlayStation platforms.

“We are delighted to be able to work with Sony to bring Tropico 5 to PlayStation 4 and enter the next generation market.” said Kalypso Media UK managing director Andrew Johnson said. “The PlayStation 4 version of Tropico 5 will expand the Tropico brand to the new generation hardware and to a new generation of gamers.”

Kalypso Media global managing director Stefan Marcinek added, “We have been evaluating many new and exciting development opportunities for the Tropico brand and by bringing Tropico 5 to PlayStation 4 we open a new chapter in the history of the game. By taking full advantage of the PlayStation 4’s processing power the island of Tropico and El Presidente have never looked better.”

Tropico 5 is due out in 2014.

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