Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.9.0

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.9.0 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. pre-orderer, you are eligible for this release.

You can download this release by requesting a download e-mail at the link below.

Notes:

  • This is a pre-official release version.
  • You will have to re-enter your keycode, as the folder names have changed. It is recommended you uninstall the program before installing this version.
  • If you have user made campaigns, you’ll have to move them to the new user campaigns folder. To find out where that is, start the Campaign Editor before installing, and note the campaign folder address. Then install the new version, and do the same. You will then want to open your File Explorer and move the campaigns from the former folder (…/Prime Minister Infinity – U.K) to the latter location (…/Prime Minister Infinity – United Kingdom).
  • A new update for local candidates will be done for the next release.
  • Speed for clicking various things on the Main Screen will be made quicker with the next release.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will be modified.

All feedback welcome!

Important: when you receive the e-mail, you will want to download the file from the “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link.

If for some reason there is no “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link in your e-mail and you are a Prime Minister Infinity- U.K. pre-orderer who ordered before Jan. 30th, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

http://270soft.com/updates-redownloads/

Changes in this version:

  • New background graphics
  • “Surrogate” -> “Campaigner”
  • Select Campaign and Players > Lib Dems moved to third in party listings
  • Nigel Farage > modified blurb
  • UKIP > Issues > Budget and Deficit Right -> Center-Right, Education Right -> Center-Right,
    Environment Center-Right -> Right, NHS Center-Right -> Center-Left, Pensions Right -> Center, Post Offices Center-Right -> Center, Tax Policy Right -> Center-Right, Unemployment Right -> Center-Right
  • Fixed bug where error when clicked New Game from within existing game
  • Debate Prep Screen > updated frame graphics
  • Debate Prep Screen > added popup help
  • Endorsers > The Economist > Center-Right -> Center
  • Endorsers > added The New Statesman
  • Endorsers > added The Spectator
  • Changed program folder names from ‘Prime Minister Infinity – U.K.’ to ‘Prime Minister Infinity – United Kingdom’
  • Fixed bug where couldn’t save
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Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.0

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.0, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Saturday, February 28th PST.

Note: this release is for all pre-orderers.

Changes so far (this list will be updated as changes are implemented on this side, these changes will not be available until the version is released):

  • New background graphics
  • “Surrogate” -> “Campaigner”
  • Select Campaign and Players > Lib Dems moved to third in party listings
  • Nigel Farage > modified blurb
  • UKIP > Issues > Budget and Deficit Right -> Center-Right, Education Right -> Center-Right,
    Environment Center-Right -> Right, NHS Center-Right -> Center-Left, Pensions Right -> Center, Post Offices Center-Right -> Center, Tax Policy Right -> Center-Right, Unemployment Right -> Center-Right
  • Fixed bug where error when clicked New Game from within existing game
  • Debate Prep Screen > updated frame graphics
  • Debate Prep Screen > added popup help
  • Endorsers > The Economist > Center-Right -> Center
  • Endorsers > added The New Statesman
  • Endorsers > added The Spectator
  • Changed program folder names from ‘Prime Minister Infinity – U.K.’ to ‘Prime Minister Infinity – United Kingdom’
  • Fixed bug where couldn’t save
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Early review of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K.

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. isn’t released officially yet, but here’s a pre-release version review by Dr. Sean Hanley

https://drseansdiary.wordpress.com/2015/02/20/use-your-ed-how-i-put-miliband-into-number-10-just/

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United States 1980 Unofficial Campaign Available

Mr_Falcon has released a United States – 1980 campaign for President Forever 2016 here

http://campaigns.270soft.com/2015/02/22/1980-election-beta/

Note: this is not an official campaign. It is created by a user.

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United States 1824 Unofficial Campaign Available

Jvikings1 has released a United States – 1824 campaign for President Forever 2016 here

http://campaigns.270soft.com/2015/02/17/1824-election/

Note: this is not an official campaign. It is created by a user.

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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.8.9

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.8.9 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. pre-orderer, you are eligible for this release.

You can download this release by requesting a download e-mail at the link below.

Notes:

  • This is probably the last release that will be considered ‘early release’ by 270soft.
  • A new update for local candidates will be done for the next release.
  • Background graphics will be updated for the next release.
  • Speed for clicking various things on the Main Screen will be made quicker with the next release.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will be modified.

Looking for feedback on these things in particular:

  • Issues. Are there any we’re missing? Some that should be removed? Issue position descriptions that should be changed? Issue profiles that should be modified?

All feedback welcome!

Important: when you receive the e-mail, you will want to download the file from the “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link.

If for some reason there is no “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link in your e-mail and you are a Prime Minister Infinity- U.K. pre-orderer who ordered before Jan. 30th, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

http://270soft.com/updates-redownloads/

Changes in this version:

  • Strategy Screen > can now select to view constituencies by region
  • Strategy Screen > Ads > when select region to advertise in, rectangle takes party color
  • Endorsers > Regional > added The Evening Standard (London), The Herald (Scotland), The Western Mail (Wales), The Irish News (N.I.), The Belfast Telegraph (N.I.)
  • Endorsers > The Times Center -> Center-Right, Daily Mail Right -> Center-Right, Express Center -> Center-Right, Daily Star Center-Right -> Right
  • Endorsers > Added The Telegraph, Center-Right, leans Conservative
  • Endorsers > Added The Economist, Center-Right
  • Campaign Editor > Regions > can now edit national, regional, or constituency levels
  • Issue position centers set for regions
  • Updated program icon
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Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.8.9

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.8.9, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Saturday, February 21st.

Note: this release is for all pre-orderers.

Changes so far (this list will be updated as changes are implemented on this side, these changes will not be available until the version is released):

  • Strategy Screen > can now select to view constituencies by region
  • Strategy Screen > Ads > when select region to advertise in, rectangle takes party color
  • Endorsers > Regional > added The Evening Standard (London), The Herald (Scotland), The Western Mail (Wales), The Irish News (N.I.), The Belfast Telegraph (N.I.)
  • Endorsers > The Times Center -> Center-Right, Daily Mail Right -> Center-Right, Express Center -> Center-Right, Daily Start Center-Right -> Right
  • Endorsers > Added The Telegraph, Center-Right, leans Conservative
  • Endorsers > Added The Economist, Center-Right
  • Campaign Editor > Regions > can now edit national, regional, or constituency levels
  • Issue position centers set for regions
  • Updated program icon
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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.8.8

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.8.8 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. pre-orderer, you are eligible for this release.

You can download this release by requesting a download e-mail at the link below.

Notes:

  • This is still an early release.
  • Speed for clicking various things on the Main Screen will be made quicker with the next release.
  • Issues are set to the 2010 values. These will be updated or modified, including setting profiles.
  • Regional issue centres will be added.
  • More endorsers will be added.
  • Candidate names and strengths will be added.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will be modified.
  • Icon and background graphics are not updated yet.

Looking for feedback on these things in particular:

  • Looking for feedback on incumbents we might have gotten wrong (x- signifies incumbent candidate, y- signifies just from incumbent party but incumbent not running again)
  • Looking for feedback on names of candidates running, or where we have ‘Unknown’ but a candidate has been selected
  • Feedback on percentages
  • Feedback on local candidates who might be particularly strong

All feedback welcome!

Important: when you receive the e-mail, you will want to download the file from the “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link.

If for some reason there is no “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link in your e-mail and you are a Prime Minister Infinity- U.K. pre-orderer who ordered before Jan. 30th, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

http://270soft.com/updates-redownloads/

Changes in this version:

  • Percentages updated (thanks to EPG for these)
  • Local candidate names added
  • Incumbents set
  • Some local campaign strengths set
  • Strategy Screen > made more space for constituency names
  • Shortened constituency abbreviations (ex. ‘North’ -> ‘N.’)
  • Removed highscore bonuses for defeating Conservative candidates
  • Removed Conservative candidate positions of ‘Chair’
  • All Conservative constituency strengths -> 2
  • Electoral Vote Info Screen > fixed bug where constituency strengths not being displayed correctly
  • Edits to leader descriptions, party names
  • Conservative Party logo > updated
  • Labour Party logo > updated
  • Main Screen > Lib Dems now left of centre for seats bar
  • Strategy Screen > fixed bug where clicking Alphabetical Button didn’t sort constituencies properly
  • Strategy Screen > shows ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’ when hover mouse over respective buttons
  • Strategy Screen > information updates properly when click ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’
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Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.8.8

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.8.8, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Saturday, February 15th.

Note: this release is for all pre-orderers.

Changes so far (this list will be updated as changes are implemented on this side, these changes will not be available until the version is released):

  • Strategy Screen > made more space for constituency names
  • Shortened constituency abbreviations (ex. ‘North’ -> ‘N.’)
  • Removed highscore bonuses for defeating Conservative candidates
  • Removed Conservative candidate positions of ‘Chair’
  • All Conservative constituency strengths -> 2
  • Electoral Vote Info Screen > fixed bug where constituency strengths not being displayed correctly
  • Edits to leader descriptions, party names
  • Conservative Party logo > updated
  • Labour Party logo > updated
  • Main Screen > Lib Dems now left of centre for seats bar
  • Strategy Screen > fixed bug where clicking Alphabetical Button didn’t sort constituencies properly
  • Strategy Screen > shows ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’ when hover mouse over respective buttons
  • Strategy Screen > information updates properly when click ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’
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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.8.7

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.8.7 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. pre-orderer and ordered before Jan. 30th, you are eligible for this release.

You can download this release by requesting a download e-mail at the link below.

Notes:

  • This is still an early release.
  • Speed for clicking various things on the Main Screen has been made faster for this release, and will be made even moreso with the next release.
  • Issues are set to the 2010 values. These will be updated or modified, including setting profiles.
  • Regional issue centres will be added.
  • Fine-tuning of percentages by constituency hasn’t been done yet.
  • More endorsers will be added.
  • Candidate names and strengths will be added.
  • Ads will be modified, adding Billboards and modifying or removing TV and Radio ads.
  • Election night will be modified.
  • Icon and background graphics are not updated yet.

Feedback welcome!

Important: when you receive the e-mail, you will want to download the file from the “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link.

If for some reason there is no “win pmi united kingdom” or “mac pmi united kingdom” link in your e-mail and you are a Prime Minister Infinity- U.K. pre-orderer who ordered before Jan. 30th, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

http://270soft.com/updates-redownloads/

Changes in this version:

  • ‘Ed Milliband’ -> ‘Ed Miliband’
  • Ed Miliband > Title > ‘Hon.’ -> ‘Rt. Hon.’
  • Nick Clegg > Title > ‘Hon.’ -> ‘Rt. Hon.’
  • Nicola Sturgeon > Title > ‘MSP’ -> ‘Rt. Hon.’
  • Peter Robinson > Title > -> ‘Rt. Hon.’
  • Leanne Wood > Title > -> ‘Ms.’
  • Alasdair McDonnell > Title > -> ‘Dr.’
  • Mike Nesbitt > Title > -> ‘Mr.’
  • David Ford > Title > -> ‘Mr.’
  • Gerry Adams > description > ‘Adam’ -> ‘Adams’
  • Nigel Farage > Debating > 3 -> 4
  • Nigel Farage > Issue Familiarity > 3 -> 4
  • Nigel Farage > Stamina > 3 -> 4
  • Relations > UKIP > Labour, Liberal-Democrat, Green > Normal -> Bad
  • Start Date > March 30, 2015 -> March 1, 2015
  • Nick Clegg > Integrity > 4 -> 3
  • Nick Clegg > Debating > 4 -> 3
  • Ed Miliband > Integrity > 3 -> 4
  • Ed Miliband > Charisma > 3 -> 2
  • Ed Miliband > Stamina > 3 -> 4
  • David Cameron > Ads > 4 -> 3
  • David Cameron > Polling > 4 -> 3
  • David Cameron > Ground > 4 -> 3
  • Ed Miliband > Ads > 4 -> 3
  • Ed Miliband > Polling > 4 -> 3
  • Ed Miliband > Spin > 4 -> 3
  • Set incumbent parties for each constituency
  • Set electorate population for each constituency
  • Set total population for each constituency
  • SNP > Goal > 7 -> 30 seats
  • Lab > Funds > £ 10M -> £ 12M
  • Con > Funds > £ 12 M -> £ 19 M
  • Updated information when hover over region’s flag
  • “Take it to ‘em, Senate Majority-To-Be!” -> “Take it to ‘em!”
  • Main Map > clicking on map now quicker
  • Main Screen > up and down arrows > clicking now quicker
  • Modified percentages
  • Added 3 debates, April 2nd, 16th, and 30th (2%, 2%, and 20% thresholds respectively)
  • Added interviewers
  • Added ‘Hung Parliament, Polls Suggest’ news story
  • Updated surrogates
  • Set issues, positions, and parties’ platforms to 2010 values temporarily
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