Tropico 6

Description

Studio: Limbic Entertainment
Publisher: Kalypso
Target: Playstation 4 + Xbox One + Windows + Linux + Mac
Website: https://www.kalypsomedia.com/de/tropico-6-standard-edition

Technology

Engine/Middleware: Unreal Engine 4 & Wwise
Langage: C++ & HLSL

Mission

The following list is non-exhaustive but representative.

  • Setup an environment for multiplatform development with Windows and Consoles.
  • Maintained the engine and the game for all the platforms during the whole development.
  • Budgeted Technology: Visuals | Performance and Optimization.
  • Investigated the best of Unreal then changed and improved it in many ways to support technically a challenging city builder project for many platforms.
  • Implemented various custom rendering techniques which required Unreal rendering pipeline to be changed and improved. Involved a lot of console profiling.
  • Handled PS4 TRCs and Xbox’s XRs technical implementation.
  • Implemented asset management (Initial Loading Strategy + Chunks for Consoles)