The Almanac

You can also monitor your people's happiness by using the almanac.The almanac appears at the end of every year, but you can access it at any time by pressing the A key. When the almanac appears, click on the Overview tab.This takes you to a page that enables you to click for further details on such elements as happiness and average worker pay. Clicking on happiness gives you a breakdown on the aforementioned factors and provides a specific number.The lower a number, the more likely it needs to...

Fruitas

Scenario Description Fruitas, the worldwide fruit conglomerate, bought the election for you. Now you must give them what they want, which is a lot of fruit at cut-rate costs. You must ship them immense amounts of bananas, pineapples, and papayas, or you might wind up missing like the last el Presidente.This scenario is rated hard.The scenario ends as soon as you have shipped out 100 bananas, 100 papayas, and 100 pineapples. Dictator Characteristics Pop singer, Capitalist Rebellion, Charismatic,...

Pollution

Pollution comes from two sources people and buildings. Roadways and other heavy-traffic areas also become polluted over time.You can prevent people pollution by passing the Anti-Littering Ordinance edict. Even if you have no heavy industry,Tropico will have building pollution. Farms, construction offices, and teamster's offices all produce pollution. Individually, their pollution scores are low but their numbers add up. Of course, it is heavy industry and power plants that generate the largest...

Tropico 4 Strategy Guide

Scenario Description The good news is that you're el Presidente Congratulations The bad news is that there will be mandatory, fair elections every few years because the world is watching. Some good can come from this, though the U.N. will instantly build the first three buildings you choose for free. Oh, and did I mention that there is only 5,000 in the treasury No wonder this scenario is rated so ridiculously hard.You must stay in power for 30 years, but the score is based only upon the...

Political And Religious Edicts

Most political and religious edicts are considered repressive by the unenlightened.You will no doubt find them useful for maintaining order. - - Eh'. Armory, crrdiaL cr better reLatkns with military faction - - Eh'. Armory, crrdiaL cr better reLatkns with military faction If you encounter trouble from the rebels, you may not have to fight them.You can win them over instead.The problem is that you must have improved the overall happiness on Tropico by at least 5 since any given rebel became a...

Managing Health Care

Snake oil medicine will only please your people for so long. Eventually they will clamor for health care. Set your first clinic to preventative medicine, and then hire some overseas labor. Make sure it's fully staffed, and keep the doctors happy by paying them well and providing nearby upscale housing. Like other college-educated workers, doctors tend to be a little older, so you should monitor their age and replace them the You can set up a number of clinics throughout the city, but it's...

And Ranches

These industries are crucial to your survival. Each game begins with a few farms, which you need more of to feed your people. It may also be that Tropico is mineral rich, and a wise Presidente exploits this wealth with mines. Before you build any of these structures, click on the Info icon the big eye and click on the Island icon in the upper-left to get an overall view of the attributes on your island.Three areas should concern you.The first is Overall Crop condition. Clicking here shows you...

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Naturally, a ruler as astute as you knows other ways of keeping tabs on the people. Do you wish to look over the people at any building Click on a building.You will see a row of people employed there, as well as how much money they make. By clicking on an individual worker and then selecting the Job and House icon, you can see what their relative pay is in comparison to workers with similar jobs outside Tropico . It's crucial that you keep an eye on this number for those with important jobs. If...

Born Again

Scenario Description An earthquake has leveled everything except the dock, the construction office, and your magnificent palace.You do have some roads, but you have only twenty people and no farms. By the scenario's end, you must have a population of 300 , with a happiness rating of 60 . No wonder this scenario is rated very hard There s little f t but the pala and mounds of rubble. There s little f t but the pala and mounds of rubble. 150 CHAPTER 8 Pre-Designed Scenarios ---------- Dictator...

Gold Rush

This scenario requires you to have 40 miners and a happiness of 55. Getting the miners shouldn't be too difficult just build mines as soon as you can and you should have 40 H ' i'. -i l,r . 'if tel ,- .- structures around the dock since they don't really have any purpose, other than looking nice. Make sure to use all of the edicts at your disposal to raise the people's happiness. As long as you give them consistent raises, basic services, and someplace to have fun you should not have much of a...

Fished Out Tropico

Before you get started know that this is one HARD scenario. The first thing to do is to get rid of the cannery. Then start building hotels everywhere. Don t try to make any other form of income. Concentrate on just building various hotels and attractions. At the start you will probably have some problems because the soil is horrible for growing everything except for sugar. This is fine for making money but not good for trying to feed your people. Eventually the soil evens out and corn becomes a...