For buildings of the same name in other Tropico games, see Watch Tower.
Guard Towers are military defensive buildings in Tropico 5. Engages enemy soldiers in its vicinity (range 5 tiles).
Guard towers are the constant reminder of the care of the government for the people. Ever-vigilant soldiers carry their duty there until they take a bullet to the knee.
- Machine Gun. $2500, WW. Increases the attack rate of the Guard Tower. 2x damage.
The effectiveness of Guard Tower can be increased:
- Crime Safety: 10 over 10 tile radius.
- Defensive: damage 12 over 5 tile range. HP 5000.
- Liberty: -20 over 20 tiles.
- Standing Component: militarists +2;