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Index thread for poll results

Discussion in 'Civ4 - Demo Game II: Polls' started by Hyronymus, Feb 15, 2007.

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    This index thread will be updated with new poll results when more polls are closed. Polls are now categorised.

    Last update: March 16th, 2007


    Turn-playing
    [DG2] Preliminary Turnchat Poll (10 voters)
    Should we have Turnchats?
    Yes: 9 votes
    No: 0 votes
    Abstain: 1 vote​
    [DG2] Preliminary Turnchat Poll (version 1.1) (13 voters)
    Should we have Turnchats?
    Yes, Mandatory: 5 votes
    Yes, Optional: 7 votes
    Yes, Abstain: 0 votes
    No: 1 vote
    Abstain 0 votes​

    [DG2] Offline Sessions (12 voters)
    Multiple choice poll
    Option I: All play sessions on/off-line (Note: This option is overruled by Options II and III and is just for statistics)
    All play sessions must be on-line: 2 votes
    All play sessions must be off-line: 4 votes
    Option II: Special circumstances
    Special Circumstances - w/ Citizen approval: 9 votes
    Special Circumstances - w/o Citizen approval: 7 votes​
    Option III: DP Discretion
    At DP discretion - w/ Citizen approval: 8 votes
    At DP discretion - w/o Citizen approval: 7 votes​
    Option IV: No opinion
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    [DG2] - Offline sessions at DP discretion (8 voters)
    Should citizen approval be required for offline sessions at the DP's discretion?
    Yes, citizen approval should be required: 6 votes
    No, citizen approval should not be required: 2 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    [DG2] - Offline sessions for "special circumstances" (8 voters)
    Should citizen approval be required for offline sessions for special circumstances?
    Yes, citizen approval should be required: 2 votes
    No, citizen approval should not be required: 6 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​


    Constitution & Government
    Start Game, or Work on Rules? (24 voters)
    What do you want to focus on first?
    Start the Game: 17 votes
    Work on the Rules: 7 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    "Build as you go" initial poll (27 voters)
    How do you want to start out our Government
    Just a DP's and/or President: 12 votes
    Some/All Ministers/Leaders: 12 votes
    Abstain: 3 votes​

    [DG2] Nominations and Elections Poll (16 voters)
    Multiple choice poll
    Part I: How should term lengths be determined?
    Term lengths by days/weeks/months: 13 votes
    Term lengths by in-game turns: 1 vote
    Exact Term Length - 1 month: 13 votes
    Exact Term Length - 5 weeks: 1 vote
    Exact Term Length - X turns: 1 vote
    Other (please write in post): 1 vote​
    Part II: How long should terms be?
    Nom/Election Period - 3 days apiece (starting 7 and 4 days before end of term, respectively): 14 votes
    Nom/Election Period - X turns, starting X and X turns before end of term, respectively): 1 vote
    Other (please write in post): 0 votes
    Part III.a: Can a person accept only 1 nomination?
    1 Nomination per Player - Yes: 12 votes
    1 Nomination per Player - No: 4 votes​
    Part III.b: If no, how many? (Note: Part III.a favoured Yes, this poll result is just for the statistics)
    If no, how many? - Two: 4 votes
    If no, how many? - Any Number: 2 votes
    If no, how many? - Other (please write in post): 0 votes​
    Part IV.a: Should there be a "term cap" (where a person cannot serve more than a certain number of terms consecutively in the same office)?
    Consecutive Term Cap - Yes: 11 votes
    Consecutive Term Cap - No: 5 votes​
    Part IV.b: If yes, how many terms (maximum) can they serve consecutively?
    If yes - 1 Term Maximum: 0 votes
    If yes - 2 Terms Maximum: 8 votes
    If yes - 3 Terms Maximum: 4 votes
    If yes - Other (please write in): 0 votes​
    Part V: Who is in charge of posting nominations/elections?
    Election Responsibility - Moderators: 3 votes
    Election Responsibility - President: 3 votes
    Election Responsibility - Person elected at start of game: 1 vote
    Election Responsibility - Person elected at start of term: 8 votes
    Election Responsibility - Other (please write in post): 2 votes​

    [DG2] Offices Poll (15 voters)
    Multiple choice poll
    Part I.a: Should we have deputies?
    Deputies - Yes: 14 votes
    Deputies - No: 1 vote​
    Part I.b: If you voted yes, how do we determine them?
    If Yes to Deputies - Runner-up in election: 4 votes
    If Yes to Deputies - Appointed by Official-elect: 9 votes
    Part II: Who plays the save?
    President plays the save: 5 votes
    Designated Player Pool plays the save: 7 votes
    Chain of Command plays the save: 4 votes
    Other (explain in post): 1 post​
    Part III: What officials should we have?
    Officials - President, Domestic, Trade & Foreign, Military, Technology, Religion & Civic: 9 votes
    President, Explor. & Settlmnt.,Foreign Affrs. & Trade,Sci. & Infrastruct.,Culture & Rel.,Mil.: 1 vote
    Officials - President, Domestic, Military, Infrastructural: 3 votes
    Officials - Other (explain in post): 2 votes​
    Part IV: How should the Judiciary be organized?
    Judiciary - 1 Chief Justice: 7 votes
    Judiciary - 3 Justices (Chief Justice, Judge Advocate, Public Defender): 8 votes
    Justices - Other (explain in post): 0 votes​
    Part V.a: Should a Governor be in charge of all cities in our civilization?
    Governors in Charge of All Cities - Yes: 2 votes
    Governors in Charge of All Cities - No: 12 votes
    Part V.b: If not, how many cities per Governor?
    If No to Governors [...] - 5 Cities Maximum: 5 votes
    If No to Governors [...] - An individual number for each Governor (voted upon by the citizens): 7 votes
    If No to Governors [...] - Other (explain in post)3 votes​

    Ratification of a DG2 Constitution (42 voters)
    Do you Ratify the attached Constitution?
    Yes: 32 votes
    No: 8 votes
    Abstain: 2 votes​

    Initiative - Determining our Government (43 voters)
    Which proposal do you support for our Government?
    Parliamentary Government: 8 votes
    Tribal Government: 23 votes
    Traditional Government: 8 vites
    Other: 0 votes
    Abstain: 4 votes​

    How should we invalidate forum polls? (31 voters)
    How should we invalidate forum polls?
    Use a person or committe to invalidate polls: 23 votes
    Use an internal poll mechanism such as a none of the above option: 13 votes
    None of the above: 3 votes
    Abstain: 3 votes​

    Binding Plurality Poll Act (26 voters)
    Shall the Binding Plurality Poll Act be enacted?
    Yes: 19 votes
    No: 7 votes​


    Citizenry & Citizen Initiatives
    Roll Call (39 voters)
    Roll Call - Are you a Civ4 DG Citizen?
    Lurker - I'm just a reader: 4 votes
    Voter - I read and would vote if there were polls: 8 vots
    Poster - I read and would vote, but I also post a couple times a week: 18 votes
    Regular - I check in on the DG forums regularly posting in many different threads: 9 votes​

    What map script will we use? (continued) (31 voters)
    What map script should we use? (continued)
    Continents: 26 votes
    Custom Continents: 5 votes
    Neither: 0 votes​

    Citizen's Initiative - The Playing the Save Act of 4000 BC (34 voters)
    Do you approve of this initiative
    Yes: 23 votes
    No: 6 votes
    Abstain: 5 votes​

    Citizen's Initiative - The Election Act of 4000 BC (35 voters)
    Do you approve of this initiative?
    Yes: 30 votes
    No: 1 votes
    Abstain: 4 votes​
    Citizen's Initiative - The Tribal Government Act of 4000 BC (35 voters)
    Do you approve of this initiative?
    Yes: 25 votes
    No: 5 votes
    Abstain: 5 votes​


    Gameplay variables
    How shall we choose what civ to play (37 voters)
    How should we choose what civ to play?
    Select one: 12 votes
    Make a short list, then random choice: 13 votes
    Fully random (no short list): 12 vots
    Other (please specify): 0 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    How shall we choose which civ to play? Part two (37 voters)
    How shall we chose which civ to play?
    Use the in-game randomizer: 24 votes
    Don't use the in-game randomizer: 13 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    How should we choose opponents? (31 voters)
    How should we choose our opponents?
    Select them: 0 votes
    Make a short list, then random choice: 5 vots
    Fully random (no short list): 26 votes
    Other (please specify): 0 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    Warlords or Vanilla [Binding poll(Hopefully)] (44 voters)
    Should we play the demogame using Vanilla Civilisation IV or the Warlords Expansion?
    Vanilla: 27 votes
    Warlords: 14 votes
    Abstain: 3 votes​

    What climate will we play? (39 voters)
    What climate will we play with?
    Temperate: 20 votes
    Arid: 0 votes
    Tropical: 5 votes
    Random: 14 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    What will the sea level be? (38 voters)
    What will the sea level be?
    Low (more land): 7 votes
    Medium (average land): 18 votes
    High (less land): 6 votes
    Random: 7 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    What speed will we play? (38 voters)
    What speed will we play?
    Normal: 33 votes
    Quick: 3 votes
    Abstain: 2 votes​

    How many opponents will we have? (37 voters)
    How many opponents will we have?
    Normal for map size: 30 votes
    Different than normal (to be determined later): 7 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    Which world size will we use? (40 voters)
    Which world size will we use?
    Large: 7 votes
    Standard: 31 votes
    Small: 2 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    What difficulty will we play? (42 voters)
    What difficulty will we play?
    Noble: 11 votes
    Prince: 22 votes
    Monarch: 8 votes
    Abstain: 1 vote​

    Which map script type will we use? (39 voters)
    Which map script type will we use?
    Continents: 16 votes
    Pangaea: 5 votes
    Fractal: 8 votes
    Terra: 6 votes
    Shuffle: 4 votes
    Abstain: 0 votes​

    HoF MOD (43 voters)
    Should we use this Hall of Fame Mod?
    Yes: 16 votes
    No: 20 votes
    Abstain: 7 votes​

    What kind of barbarians should we have? (33 voters)
    What kind of barbarians should we have?
    Raging: 7 votes
    Normal: 26 votes
    None at all: 0 votes​

    The Status of Abstain (34 voters)
    Should 'abstain' votes be counted
    Abstain votes should be counted: 10 votes
    Abstain votes should not be counted: 21 votes
    Abstain: 3 votes​


    Name-giving

    Capital name (32 voters)
    What should we name our Capital?
    Manu Ali: 9 votes
    Xanadu: 10 votes
    Alphhot: 3 votes
    Yakville: 2 votes
    None of the above: 8 votes​

    Nation Name Poll (34 voters)
    Nation name
    Viroviana: 5 votes
    Nonapolyton: 3 votes
    Yasutan: 12 votes
    None of the Above: 14 votes


    Technology research
    Techs (27 voters)
    Which tech?
    Agriculture: 13 votes
    Mysticism: 6 votes
    Mining: 4 votes
    Fishing: 0 votes
    Other: 1 vote
    Abstain: 3 votes​

    What do you want to research after agriculture? (27 voters)
    What do you want to research after agriculture?
    Fishing: 0 votes
    Pottery: 1 vote
    Animal Husbandry: 7 votes
    Archery: 1 vote
    Mysticism: 5 votes
    Mining: 13 votes
    Other: 0 votes
    Abstain: 3 votes​
     

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