Profit is based on the board game Acquire. As players place tiles on a board, companies are formed and stocks can be purchased in those companies. Adjacent tiles cause companies to grow or merge with each other. At the end of the game,
the player with the most money wins.
Profit requires Qt 4.4 to build, which is currently in pre-release. It can be downloaded from http://trolltech.com/developer/downloads/qt/qt44-preview-download... read more
Profit 0.6 has been released. This is the first release in over a year, and introduces a brand new graphical interface using the Qt library. This is also the first release since this project was moved to the Tantalus Games project. The following are features that are planned to be completed by the 1.0 release:
* Many more customization options (companies, board size, starting money, etc.)
* Saving and loading games
* Detailed game instructions
* Options to create tournaments