Thursday, September 3, 2015

Industry from Colonial to the Modern Era

The above guide shows how each industry transitions into the next Era in Tropico 5. Keep this in mind as you start your island and move through the Eras.


  1. Thank you, this helps a lot! :) On the side note, the pharmaceutical company also uses oil (don't remember if from the start or after upgrading)

  2. Awesome, I've been looking for something like this! I'm not great at remembering while in-game (in fact I forget pretty much everything I've read)

  3. The internal combustion wasn't invented until the late nineteenth century and the driving force for machinery in factories, mines and on farms was the steam engine. ... The traction engines could also drive large circular saws, the power being transferred via a large flat belt from the flywheel on the engine. PU Food Conveyor Belt