Growth is a header that replaces "Symptoms" in the Fake News scenario, and is a group of traits.

After a Manifesto trait in the blame section is evolved, Word Of Mouth becomes accessible. None of the following traits can be devolved. For your news to be the most plausible, evolve Internet, Memes, Social Media Presence, Viral Chat Messages, and Bot Network 1 and 2

Trait

Word of Mouth

  • Cost:1

Internet

  • Cost:1

Radio Targeting

  • Cost:5

Print Targeting

  • Cost:3

TV Targeting

  • Cost:5

Community Development

  • Cost:13

Influencers

  • Cost:6

Newsletters

  • Cost:3

Printed Leaflets

  • Cost:7

Talk Show

  • Cost:7

Fundraising

  • Cost:20

Community Amplification

  • Cost:12

Peer-to-Peer Messages

  • Cost:11

Memes

  • Cost:2

Social Media Presence

  • Cost:2

Podcasts

  • Cost:3

Hire Fake Experts

  • Cost:16

Out Of Context

  • Cost:4

Media Outreach

  • Cost:10

Billboards

  • Cost:3

Buy A Newspaper

  • Cost:15

Buy A TV Network

  • Cost:19

Community Travel

  • Cost:8

Merchandising

  • Cost:15

Viral Chat Messages

  • Cost:2

Bot Network 1

  • Cost:1

Online Video Production

  • Cost:2

Mainstream Media Appearance

  • Cost:14

Fabricate Data

  • Cost:12

Onboard Politician

  • Cost:15

Bot Network 2

  • Cost:2

Deep Fakes

  • Cost:16

Exploit Institutions

  • Cost:13

Onboard Political Party

  • Cost:16

Note that all Growth traits that are next to an evolved trait are accessible, except for Peer-to-Peer Messages when Community Development has not been evolved

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