From the Inside Mac Games review:
"In MacSoft’s Tropico, players take the helm as “El Presidente” of a tropical island paradise. From building housing, to enacting martial law and having enemies shot on sight, El Presidente is in charge of it all. So, does this latest “Ruler Sim” live up to the hype? Does it provide hours of “Omnipotent Leader” fun? Will it build your self-esteem and raise your conciseness to a higher echelon? I promise two yeses and one very strong maybe. Read on for answers and one shocking revelation that may shake our society to its very core! Well, perhaps that revelation thing isn’t true, or is it…?"
The full review is available here.
Three scenario maps were released later on, Green Island, Rebel & Mount Sucio. They are available here. (just copy the maps into the "Maps" folder)
The download link contains just the v1.03 patch suitable for running this under early versions of OS X.
Published by MacSoft in the US and Feral Interactive in Europe.
The Mucho Macho Edition adds an expansion pack, Paradise Island.Compatibility
Released to target the G3 iMac - Minimum requirements:
Mac OS 8.1
850MB disk space
640x480 in thousands of colours.
Mac OS 8.6