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11th Dec '17 12:14:26 PM Loati
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** Priests and bishops can get married. And can marry other men when Gay Marriage is allowed. This is done for game-play reasons: first, housing slots are assigned to families, not individuals, making housing single people a drain on space and maintenance costs; secondly, Special Actions like arresting or bribing citizens, [[YouKilledMyFather affects their entire family's views]], so this would encourage you to execute dissenting clergy, and discourage you from bribing them. ''Tropico 4'' lampshades it in the Cathedral's description.

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** Priests and bishops can get married. And can marry other men when Gay Marriage is allowed. This is done for game-play reasons: first, housing slots are assigned to families, not individuals, making housing single people a drain on space and maintenance costs; secondly, Special Actions like arresting or bribing citizens, [[YouKilledMyFather affects their entire family's views]], so this would encourage you to [[TurbulentPriest execute dissenting clergy, clergy]], and discourage you from bribing them. ''Tropico 4'' lampshades it in the Cathedral's description.
27th Oct '17 1:57:11 PM bitemytail
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* GenreSavvy: In Tropico 4, ''[[TheDitz Penultimo]]'' of all people proves that he has some intelligence when you are attempting to buyout Keith Preston's Las Fruitas company. He explicitly advises you to start by shares at only 1% a buy, to avoid getting Keith's attention. Only when Keith finds out and begins actively trying to fight back does he suggest buying larger shares.
20th Oct '17 8:24:28 AM TrollBrutal
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* TalkShow: El Presidente can broadcast his own, "Hola Presidente". A show with presumably only one guest who doubles as the host. An {{expy}} of Hugo Chavez's show [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alo_Presidente "Aló Presidente"]].

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* TalkShow: El Presidente can broadcast his own, "Hola Presidente". A show with presumably only one guest who doubles as the host. An {{expy}} of Clearly inspired by Hugo Chavez's show [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alo_Presidente "Aló Presidente"]].
20th Oct '17 5:28:22 AM BarthVader
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* TalkShow: El Presidente can broadcast his own, "Hola Presidente". A show with presumably only one guest who doubles as the host. An {{expy}} of Hugo Chavez's show [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al%C3%B3_Presidente "Aló Presidente"]].

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* TalkShow: El Presidente can broadcast his own, "Hola Presidente". A show with presumably only one guest who doubles as the host. An {{expy}} of Hugo Chavez's show [[http://en.[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al%C3%B3_Presidente org/wiki/Alo_Presidente "Aló Presidente"]].
4th Oct '17 6:44:52 AM Jallen
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* AwesomeButImpractical: The Ziggurat building in ''Modern Times'', the expansion to the fourth game. It's one of the last buildings that you can unlock, and it houses a staggering 50 families with a high level of housing quality. However, it's gihugic, so good luck finding a good place to put it. Plus, its cripplingly expensive at $100,000 and requires 100MW of power, the most in the game. Not only does it come very late into the game, but it's inferior in terms of quality to the far less expensive and energy-consuming Modern Condominium, making the Ziggurat mostly useless.

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* AwesomeButImpractical: The Ziggurat building in ''Modern Times'', the expansion to the fourth game. It's one of the last buildings that you can unlock, and it houses a staggering 50 families with a high level of housing quality. However, However it's gihugic, massive; so good luck finding a good place to put it. Plus, its cripplingly expensive at $100,000 and requires 100MW of power, the most in the game. Not only does it come very late into the game, but it's inferior in terms of quality to the far less expensive and energy-consuming Modern Condominium, making the Ziggurat mostly useless.
15th Sep '17 3:56:19 PM Berrenta
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* TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything:

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* TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything: DevelopersForesight:
14th Sep '17 6:10:37 PM Flameal15k
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* GenreSavvy: In Tropico 4, ''[[TheDitz Penultimo]]'' of all people proves that he has some intelligence when you are attempting to buyout Keith Preston's Las Fruitas company. He explicitly advises you to start by shares at only 1% a buy, to avoid getting Keith's attention. Only when Keith finds out and begins actively trying to fight back does he suggest buying larger shares.
14th Sep '17 11:36:37 AM GrigorII
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* MultipleChoicePast: El Presidente's past and background can be selected by the player.
13th Sep '17 5:02:52 PM nombretomado
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** Nick Richards [[UsefulNotes/RichardNixon is not a crook]], [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Sheik_Sallim Sheik Salim]] is an expy of [[ArabIsraeliConflict Yasser Arafat]], [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Brunhilde_Van_Hoof Brunhilde Van Hoof]] ''is'' UsefulNotes/MargaretThatcher, [[http://images.wikia.com/tropico/images/0/03/Marco_Moreno.png Marco Moreno]] is a caricature of UsefulNotes/CheGuevara, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Penultimo Penultimo]] is clearly Augusto Pinochet, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Antonio_Lopez Antonio Lopez]] is Zbig Brzezinski and, for something completely different, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/General_Rodriguez General Rodriguez]] looks very much like the actor [[http://collider.com/wp-content/uploads/SGG-087913.jpg Luis Guzman]]. Additionally, in the Modern Times DLC, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Trump a rich man named Donald is accusing the president of being associated with terrorism on flimsy evidence.]]

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** Nick Richards [[UsefulNotes/RichardNixon is not a crook]], [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Sheik_Sallim Sheik Salim]] is an expy of [[ArabIsraeliConflict [[UsefulNotes/ArabIsraeliConflict Yasser Arafat]], [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Brunhilde_Van_Hoof Brunhilde Van Hoof]] ''is'' UsefulNotes/MargaretThatcher, [[http://images.wikia.com/tropico/images/0/03/Marco_Moreno.png Marco Moreno]] is a caricature of UsefulNotes/CheGuevara, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Penultimo Penultimo]] is clearly Augusto Pinochet, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/Antonio_Lopez Antonio Lopez]] is Zbig Brzezinski and, for something completely different, [[http://tropico.wikia.com/wiki/General_Rodriguez General Rodriguez]] looks very much like the actor [[http://collider.com/wp-content/uploads/SGG-087913.jpg Luis Guzman]]. Additionally, in the Modern Times DLC, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Trump a rich man named Donald is accusing the president of being associated with terrorism on flimsy evidence.]]
26th Aug '17 4:45:08 PM jormis29
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* MonumentalTheft: ''6'' introduces raids which allow El Presidente to steal landmarks from other countries for the betterment of his country.
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