Kalypso Media has announced that Tropico 3, a strategy title from Haemimont Games, is to be released in the UK for PC and Xbox 360 on October 16, 2009.

Tropico 3 goes back to the roots of the hit strategy series closely following the original Tropico story-line, where players will once again be in control of a tropical paradise as El Presidente.

The PC demo will be released the week commencing September 7, 2009.