Game Features

Time for some mudslinging! Fight against other candidates for the headache of becoming the President of the United States.

Make your run for the White House for 2016! Take a stance on current issues, stretch the truth, and smear your opponents as you mudsling your way to the top of Capitol Hill.

  • Time for Some Mudslinging! – Use your power and money to purchase ads and influence voters.
  • Over 15 Candidates! – Play as one of several pre-made candidates like Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
  • Create a Candidate – Not a fan of the candidates? Create your own custom front runner and race for the White House.
  • Out-talk, Out-smart, and Out-spend your Opponents – Take to the campaign trail against an AI opponent or play against one of your friends online.


Will Bernie buckle under the pressure?

This apprentice is hired!

Trump takes on the issues.

A fearsome fight for Florida.

Who pays for all this confetti?

Something isn't right about this candidate.

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11.18.2015 | Island Dog

Let the Mudslinging Begin! The Political Machine 2016 now on Steam Early Access!

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11.17.2015 | Island Dog

Available Now: The Political Machine 2016 on Steam Early Access

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System Requirements


Windows 10 / 8 / 7
SP1 / Vista SP2




64 MB DirectX 9.0c 3D
Video Card with Pixel
Shader 2.0 Support


1 GHz Processor

Hard Drive

1 GB HD space

Sound Card

DirectX 9.0c
Compatible Sound