Tips for institution for non-European nations in EU4

Institution is a game mechanic introduced in Europa Universalis IV introduced in 1.18 and the Westernization mechanic was removed. It is a mechanic which nations embracing institutions can avoid technology penalties. For every non-embraced institution, the penalty of raising a tech level can be increased annually by 1% and up to 50% per institution. It…

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How is it like to shift republic to monarchy in EU4

Short answer: Oligarchic Republic → Republican Dictatorship → Feudal Monarchy ( < 50 republic tradition) or Oligarchic Republic (>= 50 republic tradition) or Constitutional Republic with rebels  Long answer: Without events that decreases republic tradition, and death of counsel, it will take about 17 continuous reelection to drain all of the republic traditions to 0.…

Playing EU4 before 1444 and after 1821

Paradox Interactive had set the starting game at Nov 11, 1444 because it is the end of the Varna crusade, and it ended at January 2, 1821 due to Napoleon’s death. As we all know, there are interesting histories before and after this time interval. And many of players wanted to play within these time period.…