• The point where the game diverges at large from reality is August 1987.
• All legislation, regulation, history, events and other matters from before 1991 are valid in game. The only difference to this round is that a few events have been added to these or modified in minor ways. You can't attack other parties directly for these events, unless they specifically claim credit or involvement with them.
• The round will start on January 1st, 1991 with a four-month IG period for players to elect leaders and plan for the election.
• After this period on May 1st, a Genera