If you stalemate, you'll lose 100 prestige, and if you lose, you'll be imprisoned and lose 200 prestige. Retinues can be recruited from the military tab, and there you can find the various types of units you can recruit, and the associated costs with each unit. Jerusalem and vassalises all the defender's subsidiary lords wholly within the target de jure kingdom. Can be used by patricians as well as doges. Hopefully that's something that will be fixed going forward.
Uh, well if he's in prison you can revoke one holding from any traitor without a penalty. Conclave Conclave makes Crusader Kings 2 a bit more frustrating if you're the type of player that prefers to rule with an iron fist, as there is now a council of nobles that must be appeased in order to achieve the level of centralization required to run an empire smoothly. What is more, if any county leaves your kingdom, you can fight to regain it. On success in the war, occupied holdings and holdings in occupied counties are usurped, and any remaining titles in the named target kingdom are vassalized. Christian rulers get new Crusade events, a Sainthood trait that buffs all the saint's descendants forevermore, coronations by clergy to bless the king's divine right in the eyes of God, and a new baptism mechanic to make conversion of the unsaved all the more satisfying. During the 2 years, characters may back out of their commitment, but will take a large opinion penalty with their religious head.
Potentially as early as your first battle, you are going to start to get the option to engage in personal fights with enemy leaders — or avoid them. My Steam library has 1,131 games at the moment so we definitely have a lot of things to talk about. In general, they are expensive to declare and relatively powerful. This type of tributary can be called to war and cannot unite with other tributaries, but always breaks free on suzerain death. The truce lasts only 1 year.
On success, the war leader usurps empire-tier titles and executes the previous khagan. Instead, they can use when their population is 75% of its maximum and at least 30000. The legendary El Cid now looks like a random marshall. The attacker must have the. Of course, for most areas the weight should be smaller. One's in Norway and the other in Sweden. As a selfish person, I decided to claim it all for myself which would mean locking myself out of the war chest.
History develops across nearly 700 years, the initial setting is a fantastic one, and all kinds of old religions like Zoroastrianism aren't fringe yet. Unfortunately, as it happens in simulations, reality makes a lot of problems to the nowadays players. Declaring this war decreases the opinion of certain rulers toward you. Since the recruited army scales with the size of your existing army, you should increase your strength by all possible means during the period before the invasion. Fabricate claims costs many prestige points.
For rulers, this can be as mundane as +3 to Stewardship, as they try to become better rulers. You cannot press claims for women against agnatic titles. They also upgrade their title to the kingdom-tier Teutonic State, if they haven't already done so. Fate of lands in the target kingdom held by defender's subsidiaries who also hold land outside the target kingdom unknown. Serene Republic of Venice The liege e. The most number of doubts cause an act of declaration of war, because it requires good reason casus belli. Cersei Lannister… all went swimming one day.
If you stalemate white peace , you'll lose 50 piety and 100 prestige, and if you lose you'll lose 150 piety, 200 prestige, and be forced to pay concessions. Bloodlines have specific rules regarding inheritance and this will differ from bloodline to bloodline. Holy Fury gives each religious reformer a chance to specialize their new religion. Fighting the adventurer off is a challenge for all but the most well-developed kingdom. Which is absolutely great if the delicate balancing act is what draws you to the game, both in historical contexts and with the potential of playing in what is effectively a fantasy Europe. In addition to the examples below, there may be an ordinal prefix indicating that this is the Nth war of that name to have been declared several may be ongoing at once, e.
When used against an independent ruler, the county can be owned by a vassal or below. Medieval art of war is shown in this game in very detailed way. Unlike personal claims, de jure claims cannot be lost unless you lose control of de jure liege title. When used within a realm, the county must be personally owned by the defender. Setting Up Your World Let's start by taking advantage of the Random World option. Kingdom of Wales Defender enacts specified succession type in the target realm e. Since you should already hold two, Norway and Sweden, you can either take the easy option and take over Finland and then after the empire is created, offer vassalage to Denmark.
These heretics don't see you as their head and wish for the old ways to continue. This will come up again shortly. Players have the option to take the titles for themselves instead of for a beneficiary. You might see those Bloodlines for certain dynasties reflected in some of the images above. Ideally, those choices would be Sword of Islam, Legacy of Rome, and yes, even The Old Gods. So you can expect characters from the Legendary Bloodline of say Genghis Khan to have a boost to their Martial abilities Martial is a stat that governs how well they lead troops in a war.