VICE UK has an article up today talking about how video games have been used to predict the next President of the United States, and includes The Political Machine 2016.
"The Political Machine has a friendly, responsive user interface, and players' actions – delivering speeches, deploying advertisements and building regional campaign headquarters – have a direct effect on states' electorates. There's none of this "momentum" stuff. Your actions either win voters or they don't."
Read more here....