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  ‘FESTIVAL’ DLC BRINGS THE PARTY TO TROPICO 6
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08/04/2021
 


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Information
Title: Tropico 6 - Festival
Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One
Developer: Realmforge Studios
Genre: Dictator simulator
Release: 26th August 2021
Hashtag: #Tropico6

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Store links: Kalypso Store | Steam
Press centre: Kalypso Media Press Centre
Upcoming releases: 2021 Release Schedule

Bracknell, UK – (4 August, 2021) – Publisher Kalypso Media and developer Realmforge Studios have today announced that Tropico 6 will launch its brand-new ‘Festival’ DLC on August 26th. Busting onto PC (Windows, Linux and Mac via Steam OS), PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Tropico 6 – Festival allows players to become the hottest party planner on the archipelago, assisting Tropican leader El Presidente in hosting an array of spectacular shindigs while staving off an ancient entity.
 
In Tropico 6 – Festival, players will plan, build and make use of a stunning sense of cunning to manage a series of magnificent island soirees whilst taking on ‘The Boredom’ – an evil entity threatening to remove all things fun from the sun-soaked isles of Tropico.
 
Festival adds unique party planning gameplay to Tropico 6, including four distinctly themed areas for players to throw their events, new buildings such as the Dance School, Balloon and Fireworks factory, a bevy of fresh tunes, and a snazzy party outfit (and paint job) for El Prez and the presidential palace.
 
But what’s a festival without gifts? Until launch, Windows PC players can pre-order the DLC for 10% off, only at the Kalypso Store.

For more information, please contact Kalypso Media PR.

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Features
  1. Party it up with the new ‘Festival’ mechanic: host 20+ types of festivals each based off different eras and ensure your soirees are the talk of the town for years to come
  2. New scenario-driven campaign: take on The Boredom – an ancient evil threatening to engulf Tropico in clouds of mundanity and mind-numbing activities
  3. 8 new buildings: make use of 4 new festival areas and ensure your parties are well equipped with new buildings like the Balloon Factory and Fireworks Factory
  4. Add a spring to your citizens’ step with the Dance School and keep your island visitor numbers healthy by adding a Ticket Shop for specific festivals
  5. 4 new tunes: keep the party going with an assortment of new tracks, each tailored to a different festival
  6. 3 new edicts: experiment with exciting new features like Funhouser Special, Customer Service and Laundry Festivals
  7. 2 new customization options: pick your perfect party outfit and set your palace to match
 
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About the Kalypso Media Group
Kalypso Media Group GmbH is a fully independent publisher, developer and marketer of interactive entertainment software with 150 employees in 10 locations throughout Germany, England, France, Japan, and the United States, including Kasedo Games, Kalypso Media’s digital-first label, and three development studios - Realmforge Studios (Dungeons series), Gaming Minds Studios (Railway Empire, Port Royale) and Claymore Game Studios (upcoming Commandos game). Kasedo Games also now holds a majority stake in France-based developer Bulwark Studios, increasing the Kalypso Media Group’s total development studios to 4.

Specializing in developing strategy games for a global audience on all modern platforms, Kalypso Media's IP portfolio includes the full rights to the Tropico series, Commandos, Port Royale, Dungeons, Sudden Strike, Railway Empire, and others. Kalypso Media’s recent releases are Commandos 2 - HD Remaster and Praetorians - HD Remaster, Railway Empire - Nintendo Switch™ Edition, Dungeons 3 - Complete Collection, Railway Empire - Complete Collection, Port Royale 4, Tropico 6 - Nintendo Switch™ Edition, Commandos 2 - HD Remaster for Nintendo Switch™ and Spacebase Startopia. Upcoming releases include Disciples: Liberation (Q4 2021). Kasedo Games’ recent releases include Filament, console and tablet versions of Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus, Distant Kingdoms (available in Steam Early Access) as well as the upcoming City of Gangsters (TBA).