President Infinity – Version Amundsen – 1.9.4

President Infinity v. Amundsen – 1.9.4 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a President Infinity (President Forever 2016) owner, you are eligible for this upgrade.

What’s new in this upgrade

  • 2016 > Primaries > Republicans > updated state %s
  • Fixed bug where computer players weren’t running ads
  • Election Night > updated, including export feature (state-by-state percentages and voter numbers by party to a spreadsheet file)
  • Turn processing no longer gets significantly longer after a few turns
  • Main Map > clicking on map now quicker
  • Main Screen > up and down arrows > clicking now quicker
  • Strategy Screen > information updates properly when click ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’
  • Strategy Screen > shows ‘Next Player’s Strategy’ or ‘Previous Player’s Strategy’ when hover mouse over respective buttons
  • Strategy Screen > Ads > when select region to advertise in, rectangle takes party color
  • 2016 > set the undecided-leaning-committed share of %s in the general election for the Republicans and Democrats to the same
  • 2016 > Chris Christie > moved from 3rd to 6th
  • 2016 > Scott Walker > moved from 6th to 2nd
  • 2016 > Mitt Romney > moved to after ‘on’ candidates, turned to ‘off’ by default
  • 2016 > Bobby Jindal > moved up the list, turned from ‘off’ to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > John Kasich > moved up the list
  • 2016 > Martin O’Malley > turned to ‘on’ by default, moved up the list
  • 2016 > Mark Warner > moved down the list
  • 2016 > Joe Biden > turned to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > Mike Huckabee > turned to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > General Election > can now start either Aug. 1st or Sep. 7th
  • Democrats > convention location -> Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, date -> July 25-28
  • 2016 > Santorum > Super PAC > Patriot Voices
  • 2016 > Perry > Super PAC > Opportunity and Freedom
  • 2016 > Cruz > Super PAC > Jobs, Growth and Freedom
  • 2016 > Christie > Super PAC > Leadership Matters for America
  • 2016 > Walker > Super PAC > Our American Revival
  • 2016 > Larry Hogan no longer automatic surrogate for Martin O’Malley
  • 2016 > Andrew Cuomo > Mario Cuomo removed as surrogate
  • 2016 > Endorsers > John Kitzhaber -> Kate Brown
  • 2016 > Santorum > Primaries > starting funds $10 M -> $5 M
  • Rallies > attendance number on info line in pop up
  • Main Map > now draws Veep flag
  • Fixed bug where receive message when trying to get on ballot that says “Can’t work on party ballot until you have secured the party’s nomination!”
  • Campaign Editor > minor modifications
  • Fixed bug where error when clicked New Game from within existing game
  • Debate Prep Screen > updated frame graphics
  • Debate Prep Screen > added popup help

This is a comprehensive update.

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

Important: when you receive the e-mail, you will want to download the file from the “windows president infinity” or “mac president infinity” link.

If for some reason there is no “windows president infinity” or “mac president infinity” link in your e-mail and you are a President Infinity (President Forever 2016) owner, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To update:

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

Version information:

http://270soft.com/updates-redownloads/president-forever-2016-version-information/

What’s coming up in future updates

  • Expanding the 2016 candidates (Fiorina, Graham, Pataki)
  • Multiple primaries start dates (like the new general election feature)
  • Continuing to improve the computer player AI
  • 7 days per turn feature for primaries
  • Implementation of Kickstarter campaign in-game rewards
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Upcoming President Infinity – Version Amundsen – 1.9.4

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of President Infinity v. Amundsen – 1.9.4, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Thursday, March 26th.

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):

  • 2016 > Primaries > Republicans > updated state %s
  • Campaign Editor > now optional ‘Time Final Results’ and ‘How Often Results Updated’, if not specified then default values are 11:59 pm and every 10 minutes
  • 2016 > Mitt Romney > moved to after ‘on’ candidates, turned to ‘off’ by default
  • 2016 > Chris Christie > moved from 3rd to 6th
  • 2016 > Scott Walker > moved from 6th to 2nd
  • 2016 > Bobby Jindal > moved up the list, turned from ‘off’ to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > John Kasich > moved up the list
  • 2016 > Martin O’Malley > turned to ‘on’ by default, moved up the list
  • 2016 > Mark Warner > turned to ‘off’ by default, moved down the list
  • 2016 > Joe Biden > turned to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > Mike Huckabee > turned to ‘on’ by default
  • 2016 > General Election > can now start either Aug. 1st or Sep. 7th
  • Democrats > convention location -> Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, date -> July 25-28
  • 2016 > Santorum > Super PAC > Patriot Voices
  • 2016 > Perry > Super PAC > Opportunity and Freedom
  • 2016 > Cruz > Super PAC > Jobs, Growth and Freedom
  • 2016 > Christie > Super PAC > Leadership Matters for America
  • 2016 > Walker > Super PAC > Our American Revival
  • 2016 > Larry Hogan no longer automatic surrogate for Martin O’Malley
  • 2016 > Andrew Cuomo > Mario Cuomo removed as surrogate
  • 2016 > Endorsers > John Kitzhaber -> Kate Brown
  • 2016 > Santorum > Primaries > starting funds $10 M -> $5 M
  • Rallies > attendance number on info line in pop up
  • 2016 > set the undecided-leaning-committed share of %s in the general election for the Republicans and Democrats to the same
  • Main Map > now draws Veep flag
  • Turn processing no longer gets significantly longer after a few turns
  • Election Night > updated
  • Fixed bug where receive message when trying to get on ballot that says “Can’t work on party ballot until you have secured the party’s nomination!”
  • Campaign Editor > minor modifications
  • Fixed bug where error when clicked New Game from within existing game
  • Debate Prep Screen > updated frame graphics
  • Debate Prep Screen > added popup help
  • Strategy Screen > Ads > when select region to advertise in, rectangle takes party color
  • 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’
  • Main Map > clicking on map now quicker
  • Main Screen > up and down arrows > clicking now quicker
  • Fixed bug where computer players weren’t running ads
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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. is here!

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. is here!

Prime Mininster Infinity - U.K. - Main Screen

PMI – U.K. features a new game engine and user-interface, new features, a Campaign Editor, and – of course – the 2015 campaign, and you can get it now for the May 7th, 2015 election!

Details here

http://270soft.com/commonwealth-election-games/uk-election-game-2015/

Good gaming!

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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.9.3

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.9.3 for Windows and Mac has been released!

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

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

Notes:

  • This is the last pre-official release version.
  • Continuing to increase the Main Screen will be done with another update.
  • A new update for local candidates will be done with another update.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will continue to 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, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

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

Changes in this version:

  • Turn processing no longer gets significantly longer after a few turns
  • Election Night > %s being truncated bug on certain systems should now be fixed
  • Select Campaign Screen > date and time bug on certain systems should no longer occur

Changes from v. 1.9.2:

  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where didn’t show local candidate strengths
  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where sometimes didn’t show %s graph
  • Election Night > added constituency poll result times
  • Election Night > each constituency announces its results all at once
  • Election Night > fast-forward now much quicker
  • Election Night > can now export results to a spreadsheet file
  • Election Night > now displays number of undecided seats at any given time
  • Election Night > if clicked exit button before election night finished, fixed bug where exited screen whether clicked yes or no to confirm exit
  • Election Night > updated graphics
  • Issues > Immigration > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > NHS > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Economic Management > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Northern Ireland > Profile in Northern Ireland > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Devolution > Profile in Scotland > Medium -> High
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Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.3

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.3, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Tuesday, March 17th PST.

Note: this release is for all owners.

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):

  • Turn processing no longer gets significantly longer after a few turns
  • Election Night > %s being truncated bug on certain systems should now be fixed
  • Select Campaign Screen > date and time bug on certain systems should no longer occur
Comments { 4 }

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.9.2

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.9.2 for Windows and Mac has been released!

If you are a Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. owner, 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.
  • Increasing the speed between turns will be the main focus of the next update.
  • A new update for local candidates will be done with another update.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will continue to 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, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

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

Changes in this version:

  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where didn’t show local candidate strengths
  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where sometimes didn’t show %s graph
  • Election Night > added constituency poll result times
  • Election Night > each constituency announces its results all at once
  • Election Night > fast-forward now much quicker
  • Election Night > can now export results to a spreadsheet file
  • Election Night > now displays number of undecided seats at any given time
  • Election Night > if clicked exit button before election night finished, fixed bug where exited screen whether clicked yes or no to confirm exit
  • Election Night > updated graphics
  • Issues > Immigration > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > NHS > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Economic Management > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Northern Ireland > Profile in Northern Ireland > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Devolution > Profile in Scotland > Medium -> High
Comments { 2 }

Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.2

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.2, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Tuesday, March 17th 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):

  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where didn’t show local candidate strengths
  • Constituency Screen > fixed bug where sometimes didn’t show %s graph
  • Election Night > added constituency poll result times
  • Election Night > each constituency announces its results all at once
  • Election Night > fast-forward now much quicker
  • Election Night > can now export results to a spreadsheet file
  • Election Night > now displays number of undecided seats at any given time
  • Election Night > if clicked exit button before election night finished, fixed bug where exited screen whether clicked yes or no to confirm exit
  • Election Night > background behind party name and seat numbers now constant color to solve problem with light party colors
  • Election Night > updated graphics
  • Issues > Immigration > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > NHS > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Economic Management > Profile > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Northern Ireland > Profile in Northern Ireland > Medium -> High
  • Issues > Devolution > Profile in Scotland > Medium -> High
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Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – 1.9.1

Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – 1.9.1 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:

  • Any information on when constituency results come in is appreciated, either at a regional or constituency level.
  • This is a pre-official release version.
  • A new update for local candidates will be done with another update.
  • Speed for clicking various things on the Main Screen will be made quicker with another update.
  • Ads probably will be modified.
  • Election night will continue to 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, please notify us and we will fix that for you.

To download:

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

Changes in this version:

  • Castle Point > removed Independent, is now almost tied between Conservative and UKIP candidates
  • Fixed bug where receive message when trying to get on ballot in a constituency that says “Can’t work on party ballot until you have secured the party’s nomination!”
  • Main Screen > Strategy Button > if region selected on Main Map, then that region is selected initially when Strategy Screen is shown
  • Select Campaign and Players Screen > now shows start date
  • Select Campaign and Players Screen > can now choose start date from options set in campaign
  • Can start Mar. 1, Mar. 15, or Mar. 30 2015
  • Electoral Vote Info Screen > renamed -> Constituency Info Screen
  • Constituency Info Screen > fixed bug with graph not displaying properly
  • Campaign Editor Screen > modified how screen works
  • Campaign Editor > can edit polling cost
  • Polling cost 10,000 GBP -> 1,000 GBP per turn
  • Graphs > now displays %s on grid between 0 and the highest % value plus 10 percentage points, to make the lines more clear
  • Endorsers > The Telegraph > Conservatives starting score 25 -> 50
  • Endorsers > The Daily Mail > Center-Right -> Right
  • Endorsers > The Daily Express > Center-Right -> Right
  • Labour > Issues > Devolution Center -> Center-Left, NHS Center-Right -> Center-Left, Post Office Center-Right -> Center-Left
  • Election Night > can now select constituencies in a region from a drop-down box, instead of cycling through all of them
  • Election Night > polls now close at 10 PM
  • Election Night > now shows leader names
  • Election Night > now shows local candidate names when viewing constituency
  • Election Night > if win majority, now announces that winner “is the next Prime Minister!”
  • Election Night > it is now possible to win without a majority, if not receive “Negotiations unable to find a leader for a workable government! Therefore, another election is called!” message.
  • Election Night > when click leader up or down buttons, information updated quicker
  • Winner Screen > now sets leader name for highscore
  • Winner Screen > fixed bug with top two lines of text, now says “You are the next Prime Minister. Rule well, Prime Minister.”
Comments { 4 }

Upcoming Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. – Version Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.1

Hi everyone,

This post will keep track of changes to the upcoming version of Prime Minister Infinity – U.K. v. Amundsen – Test Release – 1.9.1, and includes an estimated release date for it (as with any estimate, this can change).

Est. release date: Tuesday, March 10th 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):

  • Castle Point > removed Independent, is now almost tied between Conservative and UKIP candidates
  • Fixed bug where receive message when trying to get on ballot in a constituency that says “Can’t work on party ballot until you have secured the party’s nomination!”
  • Main Screen > Strategy Button > if region selected on Main Map, then that region is selected initially when Strategy Screen is shown
  • Select Campaign and Players Screen > now shows start date
  • Select Campaign and Players Screen > can now choose start date from options set in campaign
  • Can start Mar. 1, Mar. 15, or Mar. 30 2015
  • Electoral Vote Info Screen > renamed -> Constituency Info Screen
  • Constituency Info Screen > fixed bug with graph not displaying properly
  • Campaign Editor Screen > modified how screen works
  • Campaign Editor > can edit polling cost
  • Polling cost 10,000 GBP -> 1,000 GBP per turn
  • Graphs > now displays %s on grid between 0 and the highest % value plus 10 percentage points, to make the lines more clear
  • Endorsers > The Telegraph > Conservatives starting score 25 -> 50
  • Endorsers > The Daily Mail > Center-Right -> Right
  • Endorsers > The Daily Express > Center-Right -> Right
  • Labour > Issues > Devolution Center -> Center-Left, NHS Center-Right -> Center-Left, Post Office Center-Right -> Center-Left
  • Election Night > can now select constituencies in a region from a drop-down box, instead of cycling through all of them
  • Election Night > polls now close at 10 PM
  • Election Night > now shows leader names
  • Election Night > now shows local candidate names when viewing constituency
  • Election Night > if win majority, now announces that winner “is the next Prime Minister!”
  • Election Night > it is now possible to win without a majority, if not receive “Negotiations unable to find a leader for a workable government! Therefore, another election is called!” message.
  • Election Night > when click leader up or down buttons, information updated quicker
  • Winner Screen > now sets leader name for highscore
  • Winner Screen > fixed bug with top two lines of text, now says “You are the next Prime Minister. Rule well, Prime Minister.”
Comments { 35 }

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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