Rescue HQ – The Tycoon: Relaxed development strategy for rescue workers starts in October on PS4 and Xbox One


A new user interface, adapted controls and fresh content: Rescue HQ – The Tycoon (from 14,99 at buy) is supposed to offer console gamers an improved construction strategy in the blue light world despite the lack of a mouse and keyboard. The game from Aerosoft and the stillalive studios will be released on Thursday, October 14th for PlayStation 4 (€ 29.95 or € 29.99 as box version) and Xbox One (€ 29.95).

As the manager of a headquarters with the “blue light departments” police, fire brigade and rescue service, players have to expand their headquarters in order to master numerous challenges under time pressure. According to the press release, this not only includes effective personnel and resource management: the emergency services must also be equipped in such a way that they can react to unforeseen emergencies such as forest fires and radioactive accidents or carry out special operations such as police raids.

Screenshot - Rescue HQ - The Tycoon (PS4, One)

Screenshot – Rescue HQ – The Tycoon (PS4, One)

Screenshot - Rescue HQ - The Tycoon (PS4, One)

Screenshot – Rescue HQ – The Tycoon (PS4, One)

Screenshot - Rescue HQ - The Tycoon (PS4, One)

Screenshot – Rescue HQ – The Tycoon (PS4, One)

There are also various items of equipment and emergency vehicles such as protective suits, radiology stations, SWAT trucks and helicopters. These can be freely placed by the players in the guard not only in the campaign, but also in the free play mode.

“One of the central innovations in the console version of Rescue HQ – The Tycoon is the user interface (UI), which was specially designed for console players. The controls for controllers have also been adapted and optimized. The DLC Rescue HQ – Coastguard is also included A new map, a new story mission and a completely new department including vehicles, facilities and equipment are already included in the console version, allowing players to protect their city not only on land, but also on water in various ways – from unsuccessful sailing regattas in the mountains Diving up to the breaking up of smugglers.

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Die Features

  • Three blue light departments with their own challenges and goals in different scenarios
  • Four settings based on Berlin, San Francisco, Chicago and London with corresponding emergency vehicles
  • Unforeseen and varied assignments – as well as large events
  • Day / night cycle with shift system and changing emergency types
  • Personnel management with recruiting, training and assignment of missions
  • Specific vehicles, rooms, employees and equipment for each department
  • Police department: Bring prisoners to their cell and then to the interview room or train your police officers on the shooting range
  • Medical Department: Equip the emergency room with medical equipment to treat injured people and get paid for by insurance
  • Fire department: complete complex assignments that require a large number of emergency vehicles and different equipment, from breathing apparatus to water tanks
  • Additional rooms such as bedrooms, kitchens, relaxation areas, training rooms, garages
  • Expansion of the headquarters through the purchase of building land
  • Reward system for successful missions
  • Continuous scenarios and the endless mode with unpredictable emergencies as well as large events that can be planned


Rescue HQ – The Tycoon is completely set to music in German and English. In addition, there are language versions included in French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish and Turkish. “