In late July, Victor moved to Ireland and created the Ireland Reborn party. He won the presidential election of 1 August 2008. Some of his Romanian countrymen also won local elections. Some nations did not recognize the Petrescu government. The Irish people created various groups to fight the new leader.
Infamous takeover strategist he is the master mind behind the failed PTO attempt of Romania in Bulgaria but succefully manage to lead his troops to the PTO of Pakistan together with his friend Han Solo.
He also led a huge number of Romanian citizens in the political take over from Indonesia. They managed to secure over 50% of the indonesian congress. At that time Indonesia was unoficially called Matzanesia. Victor attempted to win the presidential seat for himself but the Indonesians managed a narrow victory in the presidential race.
Victor Petrescu vanished from the game subsequently and returned almost one year later to be elected president of Romania in August 2010.