Laws of Civilization is a turn-based political simulation game. Run for elections with your own party and enter parliament to approve or abolish laws. Appoint the president and decide whether you want a democracy or just a fake one instead.
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Jun 9, 2019

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“The main goal is to collect the last feedback for the desktop release. There is still room for a few changes to balance, interface and gameplay.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“The early access will be set up for 1-2 months.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“In the final version I hope to have a polished UI, a few quality of life improvements to gameplay flow, and additional content for gameplay variety.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The game is fully playable according to the features listed in the main description, similar to the already released mobile editions (Android & iOs). There might still be a few bugs left related with desktop resolutions that will be adressed soon.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Yes, there will a discount during early access period. After that the game will raise to final price tag.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“There's an intergated feedback function to send me emails, that I'm always reading to improve the game up till and after Steam release.”
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July 10

Update 1.4.0

After nearly 2 weeks of testing and bugs reports, 1.4.0 is finally out for everyone! Sometime it's quite difficult to keep track of all supported languages, but all I can say is that the workflow is improving day by day :)

Here the most important changes:

- Japan as playable country
- 3 new constitutional laws "Parliamentary immunity", "Presidential term limits" and "Media censorship"
- 8 new laws like "One child policy" or "Travel visa"
- new events "Wildfire" and "Sporting victory"
- new colors for parties "Dark Blue" and "Turquoise"
- new poll to find out world ideology trend
- players can promise to raise democracy on interviews
- president can adress message to nation on interviews
- users can now edit more elements of custom or default parties
- sometimes media have more followers of a specific ideology
- custom parties are now divided and attached to nations
- a member may steal money from their party on certain conditions
- party AI is now sending it's lawmakers on missions
- desktop edition is now showing active events on top and active missions on bottom
- on desktop edition is now possible to progress turns while holding the end turn button
- benchmark results are now more stable and useful
- improved citizen AI on presidential election
- general improvements to user interface
- fixed when a party was exacly at 0.00% it wasn't shown on elections
- fixed more localization mistakes
- fixed many minor reported bugs

I'm aware that balancing needs some tweaks. That's why I'm looking forward to 1.4.1 which will further improve realism and behaviours according to feedback. Soon testable on the beta branch!!
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June 25

Japan is coming!

Japan won at the binding poll on Twitter with 61% of the 341 votes. This means that with the next update, Japanese players will finally run for elections at home :) Here's a preview of the upcoming changes:

- Japan as playable nation
- new constitutional laws to regulate your nation
- more than 10 new ordinary laws
- more options on interview
- new positive and negative events
- more options to edit custom and default parties

Soon 1.4.0 will go live on the beta branch for testing purpose.
More to follow :)
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About This Game

Concieved as a mini game with over 30.000 copies sold on mobile platforms, Laws of Civilization has now been adapted to desktop screens. Players are welcome to try the demo and decide if the game is worth supporting!

Laws of Civilization

Laws of Civilization is a turn-based political simulator. Take control of a party and run for elections. Tell voters what they want to hear and choose whether to accomplish your promises or not. Once inside parliament approve important laws and shape your country’s destiny.


◉ Choose a party, promise actions to citizens and run for elections
◉ Approve or abolish laws with parliamentary votes
◉ Take care of lawmaker's experience, popularity and loyalty
◉ Bribe concurrent politicians in order to win majority
◉ Build up relations with other parties and appoint the president

★ 15 playable nations such as the US, Russia, or South Korea
★ Over 100 ordinary and constitutional laws
★ 38 science advances
★ no ingame shop, dlc or virtual currency

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7/8/10
    • Processor: 1.5 Ghz Dual Core
    • Memory: 3 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 3000 or equivalent AMD/Nvidia
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10
    • Processor: 2.5 Ghz Quad Core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 620 or equivalent AMD/Nvidia
    • Storage: 800 MB available space

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