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How do I go back to being a "Mother Knows Best State"?

Postby Hupplania » Wed May 11, 2022 9:03 pm

I rather like having that title but I got no idea how to get back to it nor maintain it.

Any bits or tips I should know about?

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Postby Arpasia » Wed May 11, 2022 9:04 pm

Short answer: wait for more issues and solve them carefully.
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Postby Dexterra » Wed May 11, 2022 9:13 pm

I run a couple of Mother Knows Best States and can give you a good picture!

M/FKBS, iirc, need to have moderate civil rights (35-72 MLK units), low political freedom (0-34 on the Diebold) and moderate economic freedom (+33 to +67 for capitalists and -67 to -33 for socialists on the Rand). Looking over your nation, to return to a MKBS, you need to reduce your political freedoms all the way down to at least below 34 - you are currently at 63,81.

This most handy guide could help point you in that direction.

Hope this helps!
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Postby Czardas » Wed May 11, 2022 9:24 pm

For future reference, questions like this belong in the Technical forum (if they're more general, e.g., "what are the criteria for being a Mother Knows Best State") or in Got Issues (if they're more specific, e.g., "is there a list of issues that will change my stats in X way"). The "General" forum is mostly for discussion of political topics, current events, and other non-NS subjects.
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Postby Meadowfields » Wed May 11, 2022 9:29 pm

Quick question; is there a difference between a Mother Knows Best State and a Father Knows Best State?
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Postby Dexterra » Wed May 11, 2022 9:30 pm

Meadowfields wrote:Quick question; is there a difference between a Mother Knows Best State and a Father Knows Best State?

Your pretitle, that's all (edit: and leader field, forgot about that, d'oh!). Simply include a feminine title such as Matriarchy or Queendom and you're set
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Postby Czardas » Wed May 11, 2022 9:49 pm

Dexterra wrote:
Meadowfields wrote:Quick question; is there a difference between a Mother Knows Best State and a Father Knows Best State?

Your pretitle, that's all. Simply include a feminine title such as Matriarchy or Queendom and you're set

Also works for the leader field if you precede your leader's name with any of the following titles: Empress, Queen, Princess, Lady. Possibly others I haven't figured out yet.
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Postby Outer Sparta » Wed May 11, 2022 9:52 pm

You are currently an Inoffensive Centrist Democracy, but you can easily get to that Mother/Father Knows Best State by decreasing your political freedom. As others suggested, changing the leader and nation pretitle works once you get to that point.
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