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8.1
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Score Breakdown Based on 552 ratings
  1. 10 (84)
  2. 9 (137)
  3. 8 (214)
  4. 7 (84)
  5. 6 (18)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (3)

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  • User Rating:9.6

    BUY THIS GAME! IT ROCKS! I was not a very big fan of the original Tropico, got very bored with it, was very buggy, and did not live very long on my computer. I almost did not get this game, but after reading the box, ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    This is a great game. The GS reviewer was wrong on several points he inaccurately mentioned. First of all he questions the validity of if pirates actually setup thriving ports or cities like depicted in the game. I wa... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    decent game, lots of enjoyment

    having missed the boat years ago.. i managed to find a working torrent of the game (not that i support illegal downloads but if you cant find it to buy... next best thing i guess) campaign is enjoyable, has a decent s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1

    Add one cup of city management, one cup of piratey fun, a pinch of humor, mix, and serve.

    In Tropico 2, you are once again the ruler of a small island. This time, however, your an evil pirate captain who is creating an island stronghold from where he rules over his pirates, keeps them happy, and steals lots o... Read Full Review

    9 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1

    'Pirate King'

    Hi guys, this is my 4th review hope you like it.I know this game is kinda old but reviews were great so I got it at the Local Bargain store. Tropico 2 is a fun and colorful game with high replay value.At first when I ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Five years late with review, sorry ! But this game is brilliant, buy this old title <br /> along with Ascaron's 'Port R

    Hi All, Only an actual forum member very recenty so I am going to review the best of the back catalogue first. What with pirates in Somalia taking massive oil tankers for ransom recently, I was reminded to resume play... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Gets you involved in the pirates life by running your own pirate island!<br />

    Review Text- This is one of my few older favorites but what caught my eye was the idea that controlling a pirate island could lead to huge amounts of fun. The game play is the standard overview camera angle, which can b... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Budding pirate RTS players don't let this one pass you by.

    Its been around for a while this one, but I recently picked it up in a bargain bin, and I must say I was pleasantly surprised. True you can sometimes pick up undiscovered gems in such places but they don't happen all tha... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful