Achievements

For ideas & methods on easy methods to full an achievement, see the achievements category.

EU4 has 255 totally different achievements, all utilizing the Steam achievements mechanics. Achievements haven’t any in-game results; the achievement simply pops up in-game after which added to the participant’s Steam profile. It is feasible to see the achievements sorted by the share of customers that managed to finish every achievement by going to the sport’s global achievements at Steam (for extra correct numbers one can use the Steam web API).

The problem of every achievement varies; some achievements are very simple (e.g. signing a royal marriage with one other nation), whereas some are extraordinarily troublesome (e.g. conquering the world as Ryukyu). The beneath checklist teams the varied achievements by a problem stage as assessed by the wiki editors (uncategorized – UC – achievements have not been assessed but).

Achievements, for essentially the most half, can solely be gained in single-player Ironman video games with historic nations began at 11 November 1444. Some achievements will also be earned whereas enjoying a customized nation. Six permit some customized recreation setup choices. Four don’t require the 1444 begin date. All of that is famous within the desk.

Achievements could be earned whereas enjoying older variations of the sport (1.6 and above) so long as the given achievement was current in that model. E.g., Azur semé de lis or could be earned in 1.11, however Big Blue Blob can not, because it was solely added in 1.12.

List of achievements

The “Notes” column lists useful brief ideas/methods.

The EU4 column denotes achievements which may’t be accomplished with out the usage of DLC mechanics (at the moment 63 out of 255). Multiple enlargement icons imply both can be utilized. The  icon means it will also be achieved with customized nations.

The “Ver” column signifies wherein model a sure achievement was added. Achievements can’t be earned previous to the model they have been added in (and no decrease than 1.6).

The “DI” column is for problem as assessed by wiki editors. VE = Very Easy, E = Easy, M = Medium, H = Hard, VH = Very Hard, I = Insane, UC = Uncategorized.

AchievementEU4Starting conditionsDIVerRequirementsNotes         
A Golden Empire iconMandate of HeavenVE1.2Yes Is in a golden eraThe golden era can be started on the first day of the next month after completing 3 objectives.
A Golden EmpireNation designerEmpire rank Is an empire
Enact a Golden Age as an Empire.
AAA Credit iconRights of ManVE1.18Great powerMust be done in a single action.
AAA CreditNation designerYes Has taken on 1000 ducats of another country's debt
As a Great Power, take on over 1,000 ducats of another nation's debt.
All That's Thine Shall Be Mine iconRights of ManVE1.18Gold IconCan be achieved without being the warleader by having a Greedy ruler and the warleader taking all of a nation's Gold Icon  ducats in a peace deal.The Ruler of Cleves is greedy at the start of the game.
All That's Thine Shall Be MineNation designer
As a Greedy ruler, take all of a nation's ducats in a peace deal.
Combined Arms iconRights of ManVE1.18AdmiralTime Icon  No start date restriction
Combined ArmsNation designerGeneralConquistadors and explorers do not count.
Have both an Admiral and a General with a trait.Leaders gain traits at the end of battles with a chance based on the military tradition gain from that battle, which is based (in part) on the number of losses inflicted on the enemy. The Flag of Ottomans Ottomans start with a general with a trait in 1444.
Cowardly Tactics iconCradle of CivilizationVE1.23Yes Own and control a livestock-producing mountain province with a fort building and a supply depotPossible to achieve in Custom Setup and Random Setup nation modes. Very easy to do with Flag of Mamluks Mamluks, who start with a fort on a livestock province.
Cowardly TacticsNation designer
Have a fort and a supply depot in a mountainous province producing livestock.
Defender of the Faith iconNation designerBecome Defender of the Faith  Is not defender of the faithVE1.1Become Defender of the Faith
Defender of the Faith
Become Defender of the Faith.
Factionalism iconThe CossacksVE1.14Estate influence Have 3 estates with 70% influenceEasily done as Flag of France France by giving all provinces to estates at start and pushing all the interaction buttons.
Factionalism
Have 3 different estates in your country with at least 70% influence each.
For the Glory iconNation designerVE1.1Yes Have diplomatically annexed a vassal
For the Glory
Diplo-annex a vassal.
Full House iconArt of WarVE1.12VassalEasily done as Flag of England England or Flag of Lithuania Lithuania at the start of the campaign.
Full HouseMarch icon
Have 3 Vassals and 2 Marches at the same time.
Gentle Persuasion iconRights of ManVE1.18GeneralTime Icon  No start date restriction
Gentle PersuasionNation designer
Have a Siege Specialist general win a siege in a province with a fort.
It's all about the money iconNation designerVE1.1Gold IconEasily done as a big nation by taking loans until reaching the target.
It's all about the money
Accumulate 3000 gold.
Marshy March iconArt of WarVE1.8March iconEasily done as Flag of Lithuania Lithuania (with Flag of Kiev Kiev) or as Flag of England England (with Flag of Northumberland Northumberland).
Marshy March
Have a march with at least two marsh provinces.
My True Friend iconArt of WarVE1.8Rebel support efficiency
My True Friend
Go to war in support of a rebel faction and win, enforcing their demands.
Narcissism iconCradle of CivilizationVE1.23Yes An army is led by a general with the player's Steam namePossible to achieve in Custom Setup and Random Setup nation modes.
NarcissismNation designerYes Win a battle with a general with the player's Steam name
Name a general after yourself and lead your army to victory.
One Family to Rule them All iconVE1.12Government monarchyCan be done after passing Revoke the Privilegia (as HRE emperor), and put your dynasty on the throne whenever a vassal has a regency, through the subject interaction screen. Or just start as France and release 6 OPM vassals and give them your dynasty through the vassal interaction.
One Family to Rule them AllYes Have the same dynasty as 7 other non-client state nations
Have your dynasty on 8 thrones at the same time.
Pyramid of Skulls iconThe CossacksChange government type  Government type is Government steppe horde  Steppe NomadsVE1.14Government steppe hordeThe eligible provinces in 1444 are Milan (30), Paris (32), Nanjing (33), Beijing (33) and Constantinople after Ottoman conquest (34), although it is much easier to conquer a good province from a minor, develop it to 30, give it back, conquer again and finally raze it.
Pyramid of SkullsYes Razed a province of at least 30 development
As a Steppe Horde, raze a province with at least 30 development.
Queen of Conquest iconRights of ManVE1.18Yes Have a consort regency with a female consortin 1.22 full annexation does not work due to a bug[1]
Queen of ConquestProvince icon
Conquer land while in a Queen Regency.
Seriously?! iconNation designerVE1.1Yes Have killed 10 000 men in one battle
Seriously?!
Kill 10,000 men in one battle.
Subsidize my Love iconVE1.12No Does not have negative monthly incomeEasily done as Flag of England England with the Irish minors or as Flag of Austria Austria with HRE OPMs.
Subsidize my LoveYes Have 3 allies that are subsidized at least 50%
Subsidize 3 different allies at least 50% of their monthly income without running a deficit.
Tear Down This Wall iconMandate of HeavenVE1.2Has used artillery barrage on Berlin
Tear Down This WallNation designer
Use artillery Barrage on Berlin.
That is mine! iconNation designerVE1.1Yes Have conquered one new province
That is mine!
Conquer a province.
That's a Grand Army iconNation designerLand forcelimit  Army size isn't 99% of maximum force limitVE1.1Land forcelimitThis achievement is not awarded if the player plays a nation that already is at or is over its maximum force limit.
That's a Grand Army
Build up your army to your country's maximum army forcelimit.
That's a Grand Navy iconNation designerNaval force limit modifier  Navy size isn't 99% of maximum force limitVE1.1Naval force limit modifier
That's a Grand Navy
Build up your navy to your country's maximum navy forcelimit.
The Continuation of Diplomacy iconThe CossacksVE1.14Yes Have acquired a province through threatening warEasily done as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans with Flag of Aq Qoyunlu Aq Qoyunlu.
The Continuation of Diplomacy
Successfully use Threaten War to gain a province from another nation.
This is My Faith iconCommon SenseVE1.12Protestantism Is ProtestantBohemia, the nations in the British Isles and those in Scandinavia start in a great position for this achievement.
This is My FaithYes Have 3 aspects of faith
Convert to Protestantism and unlock 3 Aspects of Faith.
Three Trivial Tributary Tribes iconMandate of HeavenYes Religious group is Eastern or government type is Government steppe horde  Steppe Nomads.VE1.2Yes Has 3 Tributary States with government type Steppe Nomads, Tribal Despotism, Tribal Monarchy, Tribal Federation, Tribal Democracy, Native Council, or Siberian Clan CouncilEasily done as Flag of Ming Ming at the start of the campaign.
Three Trivial Tributary Tribes
Have 3 Tribal States as Tributaries.
Time Bandit iconMare NostrumVE1.16Yes Stole a map from another country
Time BanditNation designer
Successfully steal a map from another nation.
Truly Divine Ruler iconAll power costs  Starting ruler has less than 5 in every Monarch powerVE1.1All power costsEasiest way to obtain this achievement is starting with Venice (4/4/4 ruler) and maintain the current doge at the follow election; if the ruler dies, just reload. Another way is to play Hungary and wait for the event that grants a 5/5/5 regent at the start of the game.
Truly Divine Ruler
Get a 5/5/5 Ruler.
Until death do us apart iconNation designerRoyalmarriage  Is not in a royal marriageVE1.1RoyalmarriageNote that it won't trigger if the player already has one or more royal marriages at game start then the achievement won't be given.
Until death do us apart
Secure a Royal Marriage with another country.
Victorious! iconNation designerVE1.1Yes Has won a warWin a war as the main participant.
Victorious!
Win a war.
Viva la Revolución! iconVE1.1Yes Have supported rebels in another country that enforced their demands
Viva la Revolución!
Have rebels you support in another country enforce their demands.
A Pile of Gold iconE1.6Gold Own 10 Gold provincesIn 1444, the Niger region has 3, the South Africa and East Africa regions have 5, the Peru and Upper Peru regions have 6, and the Mexico region has 5. Does not require provinces to be cored. Provinces owned by colonial nations do not count (playing as released colonial nation counts to achieve pile of gold).
A Pile of Gold[Expand]
Own 10 provinces which produce gold.
A Protected Market iconE1.6MercantilismOnly easy with Mare Nostrum  DLC. Can be easily attained by playing an isolated country such as Flag of Ternate Ternate or Flag of Tidore Tidore, eliminating nearby threats, and then ignoring technology and just pressing the "promote mercantilism" button until you get the achievement.
A Protected Market
Have 100% Mercantilism.
Absolutely iconNation designerE1.2Yearly absolutismPossible to achieve in Custom Setup and Random Setup nation modes.
AbsolutelyFlag of Sweden Sweden and Flag of Prussia Prussia have events to increase their maximum absolutism. Flag of France France, Flag of Portugal Portugal, Flag of Sweden Sweden, and Flag of Russia Russia have events, decisions, or ideas that give yearly absolutism gain.
Gain 100 Absolutism.
Abu Bakr II’s Ambition iconYes Playing as Flag of Mali MaliE1.18Subject colony icon
Abu Bakr II’s Ambition
Start as Mali and have 4 Colonial Subjects in South America.
All belongs to Mother Russia iconCulture icon  Culture is Muscovite, Ryazanian or NovgorodianE1.1Yes Form Flag of Russia RussiaEasiest to do as Flag of Muscovy Muscovy.
All belongs to Mother Russia
Start as a country of Russian culture and form Russia.
An Industrial Evolution iconCommon SenseE1.12No Not as a released vassal
An Industrial EvolutionYes Form Flag of Great Britain Great Britain
As Great Britain, own all of England as core provinces and have at least 25 development in each province there.Yes Own and have cores on the Northumbria, Mercia, East Angliaand Wessex areas with each province having at least 25 development
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At every continent iconNo Not using a random New World.E1.1Province iconThe continents are: Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, and Oceania. Easiest done as Flag of Spain Spain or Flag of Portugal Portugal, as they can colonize faster.
At every continent
Own one province on each continent.
Azur semé de lis or iconYes Playing as Flag of France FranceE1.1Province iconAside from reconquest, can also be done by revoking the cores from non-owned provinces.
Azur semé de lis or
Get all the French Cores as France.
Baa Baa Black Sheep iconYes Playing as Flag of Qara Qoyunlu Qara QoyunluE1.18Wool
Baa Baa Black Sheep
As Qara Qoyunlu become the leading producer of wool.
Black Jack iconE1.12Yes Has 21 different subjects with more than 5 cities and less than 50% Liberty desireCan be easily achieved with Tributary states as the Chinese Emperor with the Mandate of Heaven DLC or Flag of Ashikaga Ashikaga with its daimyos.
Black Jack
Have at least 21 different subjects with 5 cities each and without any subject having 50% or more Liberty Desire. Trade Companies do not count.
Blockader iconE1.1Combat blockadeEasily done as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans with the Flag of Mamluks Mamluksat the start of the campaign.
Blockader
Blockade at least 10 ports of one enemy.
Blood for the Sky God iconThe CossacksE1.14Tengri Is TengriStart as a Jurchen tribe and choose Idea bonus  Explorationideas first. Conquer Eastern Siberia for colonial range to North America and colony-hop to Mesoamerica. Do notform Flag of Qing Qing.
Blood for the Sky GodYes Syncretic faith is Nahuatl
As a Tengri nation, have Nahuatl as your syncretic faith.
Brothers in Arms iconE1.1Yes Won a war without being the war leader
Brothers in Arms
Win a war as a secondary participant.
Center of Attention iconE1.8No Not playing as a released vassalA random event creates the first Center of Reformation for each denomination. After that, the next two nations in Europe to convert have a random province designated as a Center of Reformation.
Center of AttentionProtestantism Own a Protestant center of reformation
Own both a Protestant and a Reformed Center of Reformation.Reformed
Cities of Cibola iconYes Playing as Flag of Pueblo PuebloE1.18DevelopmentEasily achieved with Common Sense  DLC by declaring no-CB wars on adjacent starting nations and manually developing provinces.
Cities of Cibola
As Pueblo, own at least seven provinces with 10 development each.
City of Cities iconCommon SenseE1.12Yes Own and have core a city with at least 60 developmentEasiest to do as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans with Constantinople.
City of Cities
Own a core province with at least 60 development.
Cold War iconE1.1Yes Won one war without fighting a single battleStart as a neighbor of an OPM. Go to a total war with them and sign peace (break their alliances if needed and take all their money). Soon after declare another war (breaking the truce) and capture their undefended capital.
Cold War
Win a war without fighting a single battle.
Colonial Management iconCommon SenseE1.12Yes Appoint 3 colonial governors holding office in your colonies at the same time"Appoint Colonial Governor" is a subject action you may perform on your colonial subjects.
Colonial Management
Have 3 colonial governors that were directly appointed by you at the same time.
Die Please Die iconE1.8No Is not in a regencyFlag of Castile Castile's starting heir is eligible.
Die Please DieYes Have a ruler that:
Have a ruler with 1 or lower in all three categories who is over the age of 70.
All power costs
Yes Has reached the age of 70 years
Disciples of Enlightenment iconYes Playing as Flag of Dai Viet Dai VietE1.2Yes The year is before 1500Note that the player's country itself does not count.
Disciples of EnlightenmentMahayana
Starting as Dai Viet, have 10 nations follow the Mahayana Faith by 1500.
Double the Love iconNo Has no personal unionsE1.3Personal unionObtainable as Castile if the union with Aragon occurs whilst they maintain their union with Naples, or as Muscovy by claiming Flag of Tver Tver and Flag of Ryazan Ryazanthrones.It does not mean inheriting two personal unions simultaneously, only that a country starting with no personal unions eventually holds two at the same time. these unions can occur independently.
Double the Love
Start with no unions and get two at the same time.
Down Under iconE1.1ColonistsEasily done as one of the nations located in proximity to the region. Establish a colony on any province of the Australian coastline (no need to finish the colony). Taking someone's colony in Australia when signing peace won't earn the achievement.
Down Under
Have a colony in Australia.
Electable! iconNo Does not start as an elector of the Holy Roman EmpireE1.6Yes Become an elector of the Holy Roman EmpireEasily done by annexing an elector (e.g. Flag of Mainz Mainz) while having good relations with the Emperor. Other possibility is to inherit an elector, e.g. as Austria if you inherit Bohemia (not integrate) the electorate will pass to you.
Electable!
Become an elector in the HRE as a country which does not start as elector.
Four For Trade iconWealth of NationsE1.6Trade valueA trade company must control at least 51% of the trade power in its node for it to be a "strong" company and give you an extra merchant. Also, since nations may not form trade companies on the continent of their capital, this achievement cannot be obtained with capital in Asia (as Africa has only 3 trade company regions).
Four For Trade
Form four Trade Companies and get bonus merchants from all of them.
Grand Coalition iconNation designerE1.2Yes Be a part of a coalition with 6 or more membersWay easier with the more aggressive AI from 1.20onwards.
Grand Coalition
Join a coalition of more than 5 nations.
Grand Duchy iconTab domestic government  Government rank is Duchy rank DuchyE1.14Duchy rank Is DuchyFlag of Muscovy Muscovy is the largest duchy in 1444, though Flag of Lithuania Lithuania and Flag of Austria Austria could also work well. The most important thing is to remember not to upgrade or form a nation (like Flag of Russia Russia or Flag of Commonwealth Commonwealth) that gives a higher government rank as you'll become ineligible for the achievement. If you think you'll forget that, you might want to play Austria. As long as you stay in the Holy Roman Empire or do not form it, you cannot upgrade your rank.
Grand DuchyDevelopment
Starting as a Duchy, have 1000 development without upgrading your government rank.
Imperio español iconNo Not using a random New World.E1.1No Not playing as a released vassal
Imperio españolYes Form Flag of Spain Spain
As Spain have Mexico, Panama, Havana, Cuzco in colonial Nations under you.Global settler increase
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In the Name of the Father iconE1.4Patriarch authority
In the Name of the Father
As an Orthodox country, have 100 Patriarch Authority.
Isn't this the way to India? iconYes Playing as Flag of Castile CastileE1.1Explorer Has discovered North America and South AmericaRemove the terra incognita of 1 province in the continent of South America and 1 province in the continent of North America.
Isn't this the way to India?No Not using a random New World.
Discover the Americas as Castile or Spain.No Has not discovered both, North America and South America
It's all about luck iconE1.1Yes Defeated an enemy leader with 3 starsEasily done as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans attacking Flag of Albania Albaniaat the start of the campaign.
It's all about luck
Win a battle against a great leader, without a leader.
Just a Little Patience iconE1.3Yes Is year 1820
Just a Little Patience
Play a campaign from 1444 until 1820.
Just Resting In My Account iconMare NostrumE1.16Yes Corrupted officials in a rival country
Just Resting In My AccountNation designer
Corrupt the officials in a rival country
Kow-Tow iconYes Playing as Flag of Ming MingE1.9No Not playing as a released vassal
Kow-TowVassal
As Ming, have a subject from each religion group.
Krabater iconE1.9No Not playing as a released vassalOnly nations with Croatian culture can form Croatia, so you need to either start with Ragusa, or change your culture to Croatian. Easily done with Hungary.
KrabaterYes Form Flag of Croatia Croatia
Form the nation of Croatia and station a unit of cavalry in Stockholm.Cavalry
Land of Eastern Jade iconNo Not using a random New World.E1.8Yes Be Theravada Vajrayana, or Mahayana  Mahayana
Land of Eastern JadeProvince icon
Own a core province in Central America as a Buddhist country.
Liberty or Death iconYes Playing as Flag of United States United StatesE1.3No Not at warTime Icon  Different start date required (4 July 1776)
Liberty or DeathNo Not using a random New World.Province iconAside from reconquest, can also be done by revoking the cores from non-owned provinces. Make sure to do so after signing peace with England first.
Start as United States in 1776 bookmark and own all your cores while being at peace.Time Icon  Start on 4 July 1776
Made in Japan iconCulture icon  Culture group is JapaneseE1.2Yes The year is before 1655
Made in JapanYes Is Flag of Japan Japan
Embrace "manufacturies" institution as Japan by 1655.Institutions
Magellan’s Voyage iconEl DoradoE1.1No Not playing as a released vassalColonize along the route as much as possible, or get fleet basing rights. Fully-repaired ships can be stationed along the way to join the explorer's fleet before he moves to the next sea tile. If the fleet stops to repair, ships can also be sent to augment it while it is in port. How long the AI takes to circumnavigate varies from game to game.
Magellan’s VoyageYes Is the first to circumnavigate the World
Make the first circumnavigation.
Networking iconNation designerE1.16Yes Have 100 point spy networks in 3 rival nations
Networking
Have 100 point spy networks in 3 rival nations.
Nobody wants to die iconYes Playing as Flag of Songhai SonghaiE1.3Province iconCan be done swiftly by declaring a no-Casus Belli war a month from the start of the game, before any alliances are made. Hiring a handful of mercenaries will help with the conquest, whereas hiring an administrative advisor and changing the National Focus to administrative will help to core the province sooner.
Nobody wants to die
Own Timbuktu as Songhai
Not just Pizza iconRights of ManYes Playing as Flag of Naples NaplesE1.18Great power
Not just Pizza
Become a Great Power as Naples.
Not so sad a state... iconYes Playing as Flag of Portugal PortugalE1.1ColonistsBuild two colonies in Brazil and in Africa. For the African colony, Rio de Oro, Arguin, and Trarza are not valid for this achievement. The name is a reference to the portuguese word "saudade".
Not so sad a state...No Not using a random New World
As Portugal, have a colony in Brazil and in Africa.
On the Edge of Madness iconEl DoradoYes Playing as Flag of Aztec AztecE1.1No Not playing as a released vassalIt is not required to keep Doom between 95 and 100 for 20 years. Doom may drop below 95 at any time. Passing Religious Reforms (except the last) will also not prevent the achievement.
On the Edge of MadnessNo Not using a random New WorldYes Reach 95 Doom for 20 years without hitting 100 Doom
As Aztecs, reach 95 Doom, then go 20 years without Doom hitting 100.
One King to Rule! iconYes Playing as Flag of Poland PolandE1.7No Not playing as a released vassalAvailable by event starting in 1600. Forming the Commonwealth will not prevent the achievement.
One King to Rule!Government monarchy
As Poland, become an absolutist monarchy, abolishing the Sejm.
One Night in Paris iconYes Playing as Flag of England EnglandE1.1Yes Is Flag of England England or Flag of Great Britain Great Britain
One Night in ParisProvince icon
Start as England, own and have a core on Paris (do not form another country unless it's Great Britain).
Qing of China iconMandate of HeavenE1.2Yes Is Flag of Qing QingEasily done as Flag of Ming Ming by conquering Manchu land from Flag of Jianzhou Jianzhou (especially Huncun (2108)), Flag of Haixi Haixi(especially Girin (730)) and Flag of Yeren Yeren (especially Hinggan (1053)) and also Xilin Gol (723) from Flag of Mongolia Mongolia. Then culture shift to Manchu and form Flag of ManchuManchu. Then form Flag of Qing Qing.
Qing of ChinaEmperor of china icon
Become Chinese Emperor as Qing.
Relentless Push East iconCulture icon  Culture group is East SlavicE1.22Time Icon
Relentless Push EastProvince icon
Starting as a Russian nation, By 1600 own the East Siberian Coastline.[Expand]
Respected iconNation designerE1.1PrestigeFight battles and explore terra incognita to increase prestige;
RespectedLegitimacyMaintain positive stability, have heirs with strong claim and control the amount of royal marriages to increase legitimacy;
Have 100 prestige, 100 legitimacy and three stability.Icon stabilityWait for stability improving events and invest administrative points to increase stability.
Easy to achieve as Flag of Russia Russia. The decision "Make St. Petersburg the Capital" gives the player Prestige  100prestige, which fulfills the most difficult requirement if the player had non-negative prestige.
Royal Authority iconE1.1Yes Have installed a union in a succession warWin a succession war. Can also be done using the "Claim on Throne" or "Restore Union" CBs. Only requires winning a war with the right CB; the peace deal does not actually need to force a union.
Royal AuthorityEasily done as Flag of Muscovy Muscovy against Flag of Ryazan Ryazan, or against Flag of Tver Tver with a claim on throne.
Install a union through a succession war.
Rozwi Empire iconYes Playing as Flag of Butua ButuaE1.18Own all provinces in the following areas:Easy only with Conquest of Paradise  or El Dorado  DLC. Starting in 1444 you can always get Kilwa (and at least one of these: Tumbuka, Maravi, Makua) to support your independence. Declare war ASAP and boost your gold production.
Rozwi EmpireProvince iconWithout either of these DLCs, you're on your own. Save up money and build an army when Mutapa has started integrating you.
Starting as Butua, conquer Mutapa (Zimbabwe and Lower Zambezi areas).Province icon
Province icon
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Strait Talk iconYes Playing as Flag of Hormuz HormuzE1.14No Not playing as a released vassalDiplomatic reputation is gained from Hormuz ideas and completing missions.
Strait TalkYes Is Flag of Hormuz Hormuz
As Hormuz, have at least 10 diplomatic reputation.Diplomatic reputation
The Emperors new clothes iconNo Not playing as Flag of Austria AustriaE1.1Imperial authorityBecome emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. Austrian players already start as the emperor so they won't get the achievement. Easiest to do as Bohemia.
The Emperors new clothes
Overthrow Austria and become the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
The Five Colonies iconE1.4Subject colony iconIs an Age Objective in the Age of Reformation.
The Five Colonies
Have five colonial nations.
The Navigator iconYes Playing as Flag of Portugal PortugalE1.2Yes The year is before 1500It's enough to just start a colony. It doesn't need to be finished. Diego Garcia (South of Maldives) is a valid province for Indonesia. For an Indian province, just wait for the event that gives you Goa for free, or conquer the Maldives. More difficult without Mandate of Heaven and the Portuguese Colonial Growth ability it enables. An early no-CB war on Jolof is a good head start.
The NavigatorProvince icon
As Portugal, get owned provinces in Africa, India and Indonesia before 1500.
The Princess is in this Castle iconNo Does not have a female heirE1.6No Not playing as a released vassalEasily done as Flag of Castile Castile by waiting for the Iberian wedding event while not upgrading or deleting the capital fort. Note that Muslim countries cannot get female heirs.
The Princess is in this CastleLatin fort01
As a country that does not start with a female heir, have a female heir while having a Castle in your capital (more advanced fort buildings do not count).Yes Have a female heir
The Six Nations iconConquest of ParadiseYes Playing as Flag of Iroquois IroquoisE1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
The Six NationsYes Is Flag of Iroquois Iroquois
Form a Federation of at least six nations as the Iroquois.Yes Is leader of a federation with six nations in it
The Spice Must Flow iconE1.9No Not playing as a released vassal
The Spice Must FlowYes Form Flag of Malaya Malaya
Form the nation of Malaya.
The White Company iconMare NostrumE1.16Yes Join a war against a nation that you hire out condottieri to
The White CompanyNation designer
Join a war on the other side of someone to whom you have rented condottieri.
Trade Hegemon iconCapital  Capital is in EuropeE1.2Province iconEasiest to do as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans, as they are the closest.
Trade Hegemon[Expand]
Starting as any European country, conquer and have cores on Aden, Hormoz and Malacca.
True Catholic iconNation designerCardinal icon  Have less than 2 controlled cardinalsE1.1Cardinal iconThe achievement only triggers if the number of player controlled cardinals is greater than or equal to (≥) 3. If the player starts with 2 or more cardinals the achievement will not be awarded. Easily done as Spain.
True Catholic
Control three Cardinals.
Turn the Table iconConquest of ParadiseE1.4Subject colony iconEasily done as Flag of Ternate Ternate. Colonize Australia to the point where a colonial nation forms. Release them and select 'Play As', then vassalize your former overlord.
Turn the TableVassalage
As a colony, break free and vassalize your former overlord without forming any other nation.
Turning the Tide iconTab domestic government  Government type is Government steppe horde  Steppe NomadsE1.3No Not playing as a released vassalThis requires a Steppe Horde to embrace all Institutions. Much faster in pre-1.17 patches, where the requirement is westernizing, which can be done by around 1520 instead of waiting until 1700 for all institutions to appear.
Turning the TideInstitutions
Start as a Steppe Horde in 1444 and embrace all institutions.
Vasa or Wettin? iconRes PublicaNo Not playing as Flag of Poland PolandE1.7No Not playing as a released vassal
Vasa or Wettin?Yes Flag of Poland Poland or the Flag of Commonwealth Commonwealth has a ruler that is of your dynasty
Get a ruler of your dynasty on the throne of Poland or the Commonwealth while they are an elective monarchy.
Voting Streak iconCommon SenseE1.12Yes Pass 11 parliament issues in a rowEngland is the only nation with a parliament in 1444.
Voting Streak
Successfully pass 11 issues in a row in Parliament.
Winged Hussars iconE1.2CavalryWinged Hussars cavalry unit is part of the Eastern technology group eastern technology group (military tech level 22). For details on Cavalry combat ability  cavalry combat ability see here.
Winged HussarsCavalry combat abilityPoland is the easiest nation to play for this achievement due to the cavalry combat ability in their national ideas. Taking Aristocratic and Quality ideas will give Poland enough combat ability to satisfy this achievement.
Have Winged Hussars as your active unit with more than +50% cavalry combat ability.
World Discoverer iconE1.1Explorer Discover all Terra IncognitaYou do not have to discover all Terra Incognita yourself, as TI can be automatically uncovered via spread of discovery. The condition is simply that no TI exists in the world for you, not including sea zones. Wastelands are not needed. Easiest in Europe. With Mare Nostrum DLC, a good way to find the last few is to check the Request to share maps diplo action on colonizers or anybody else.
World Discoverer
Discover all non-wasteland land provinces.
A Fine Goosestep iconM1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
A Fine GoosestepYes Form Flag of Prussia Prussia
Form Prussia and have at least 125% Discipline.Discipline
A tale of two Families iconYes Playing as either:M1.18Is either:Forming Flag of Bharat Bharat or Flag of Hindustan Hindustan will prevent the achievement.
A tale of two FamiliesFlag of Bahmanis Bahmanis
Starting as Vijayanagar or Bahmanis conquer the other's capital and have them not exist.Flag of Vijayanagar VijayanagarFlag of Bahmanis Bahmanis and Flag of Vijayanagar Vijayanagar doesn't exist
Flag of Vijayanagar Vijayanagar and Flag of Bahmanis Bahmanis doesn't exist
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All Your Trade Are Belong to Us iconM1.12Trade powerEasily done as Flag of England England or Flag of Netherlands Netherlands by controlling the English Channel via provincial trade power and sending light ships to the Venice and Genoa trade nodes.
All Your Trade Are Belong to UsIncome
Have the highest trade power in Genoa, Venice and English Channel while having an income of at least 300 ducats per month.
Arabian Coffee iconM1.1No Not playing as a released vassalCoffee is common in the area around Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia and Flag of Mali Mali. If you are not the leading producer after conquering these areas, build workshops and manufactories or restart. Forming Flag of Arabia Arabia is easiest as The Flag of Mamluks Mamluks or a culture-switching Flag of Ottomans Ottomans.
Arabian CoffeeYes Form Flag of Arabia Arabia
Form Arabia and be the nation producing the most coffee in the world.Coffee
Barbarossa iconWealth of NationsCulture icon  Culture group is MaghrebiM1.9Yes has at least 500 ships privateering
BarbarossaEl Dorado
As a Maghrebi nation, have 500 light ships privateering at the same time.
Bengal Tiger iconYes Playing as Flag of Bengal BengalM1.9Province iconForming Hindustan will not prevent the achievement
Bengal Tiger
Start as Bengal and own Samarkand as a core province.
Bleed Them Dry iconArt of WarM1.12Yes Have 10 War Reparations at the same timeCan be done more easily as Flag of Austria Austria or current Holy Roman Emperor.
Bleed Them Dry
Have 10 different War Reparations being paid to you at the same time.
Breaking the Yoke iconYes Playing as Flag of Ryazan RyazanM1.22No Is not a subject
Breaking the YokeProvince icon
As Ryazan, own Saratov, Crimea and Kazan while being independent.[Expand]
Carthago Delenda Est iconCulture icon  Culture group is LatinM1.2Culture iconFlag of Naples Naples is by far the strongest and closest Latin nation in 1444. Fabricate on Djerba and declare a Conquest war for it before Tunis allies the Ottomans. Occupy everything but the war goal to prevent call for peace, and repeatedly loot the Tunisia area, moving armies away to let the loot replenish faster.
Carthago Delenda EstProvince icon  100 Devastation
As an Italian culture nation, make sure entire Tunis Area is at 100 devastation.
Cherrypicking iconMandate of HeavenCulture icon  Culture group is JapaneseM1.2Yes Conscript a 3-star general from a Daimyo subjectAs the shogun, keep going to war to release annexed daimyos. Eventually, one will get a 3-star general via a rare event.
CherrypickingNation designer
Conscript a 3 star general from a Daimyo Subject.
Core-fu iconYes Playing as Flag of Corfu CorfuM1.18Yes Forced a country to revoke 5 cores in one peace deal
Core-fu
Force a nation to revoke 5 cores in one peace deal as Corfu.
Dar al-Islam iconM1.14Yes Is in the Muslim religious groupRequires Star and Crescent DLC.
Dar al-IslamYes Has country modifier "A United Islam"Easiest to do as Flag of Ottomans Ottomans.
Unify Islam under your rule.[Expand]
Even Better than Piet Heyn iconWealth of NationsM1.1Yes Gained over 100 gold by plundering a treasure fleet
Even Better than Piet HeynEl Dorado
Gain over 100 gold from privateering a single treasure fleet.
For Odin! iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationM1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
For Odin!Yes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldNorse
Starting as a Norse custom nation with no more than 200 points and a maximum of 5 provinces, own & core Scandinavia and the British Isles and convert it all to Norse.No Used no more than 201 nation designer pointsProvince icon
No No more than Province icon  5 provincesNorse
Norse  Is Norse[Expand]
Georgia on my Mind iconNo Not using a random New World.M1.9Own or have a non-tributary subject own the following provinces:
Georgia on my Mind[Expand]
Fully own all three Georgias.
Gold Rush iconTab domestic government  Government type is Government steppe horde  Steppe NomadsM1.2Yes The year is before 1500
Gold RushCulture icon  Culture group is TatarYes Is Flag of Golden Horde Golden Horde
Reform the Golden Horde before 1500.
Golden Horn iconCulture icon  Culture is SomaliM1.16Province iconNote that the provinces of Fazughli, Afder and Ogaden have to be colonized for the achievement, but the colonies do not need to be complete. You can just send your colonist to all 3 provinces at once as soon as you have the other land. Also, the aforementioned gold refers to the trade good, not money.
Golden HornIncomeStart as Flag of Adal Adal or Flag of Ajuuraan Ajuuraan, and set the National Focus to administrative, then swiftly conquer all adjacent and smaller than you nations in the region. Aggressive Expansion will not be an issue due to the nations belonging to different religious groups. To attain the gold income improve production development in Kaffa.
As a Somali nation, fully own the Horn of Africa region and have a monthly gold income of at least 10 ducats.Save an accepted culture slot for Sidamo, the culture in Kaffa, which will make your income in the province higher, requiring less development.
Hessian Mercenaries iconYes Playing as Flag of Hesse HesseM1.1No Not playing as a released vassal
Hessian MercenariesYes is Flag of Hesse Hesse
As Hesse, have at least 50 regiments of mercenaries and no loans.Available mercenaries
No Have no loans
Hoarder iconRights of ManTolerance own  Religion is FetishistFetishistM1.18Fetishist Is FetishistTime Icon  No start date restriction
HoarderYes Have unlocked 13 Fetishist cults
As a Fetishist nation, have 13 available Cults.
Italian Ambition iconYes Playing as a nation capable of forming Flag of Italy ItalyM1.1Yes Is Flag of Italy ItalyBecome Italy. The primary culture of the country you start with should be in the Latin culture group. The Papal State and The Holy Roman Empire can't form Italy.
Italian Ambition
Form Italy.
Je maintiendrai iconCulture icon  Culture is DutchM1.6Yes Form the Flag of Netherlands NetherlandsPossible starts are Flag of Holland Holland, Flag of Utrecht Utrecht, Flag of Gelre Gelre, and Flag of Friesland Friesland. Easily done as Holland by seeking independence support from Flag of Burgundy Burgundy's enemies and then carefully eating the other Dutch minors.
Je maintiendrai
Form the Netherlands as a minor nation starting with Dutch culture.
Kinslayer iconYes Playing as either:M1.16Yes Is the only nation with Rurikovich dynasty
KinslayerFlag of Odoyev Odoyev
As Tver, Yaroslavl, Ryazan or Odoyev, eliminate all other Rurikovich nations without changing your ruling dynasty.Flag of Ryazan Ryazan
Flag of Tver Tver
Flag of Yaroslavl Yaroslavl
Kuban Cigars iconYes Playing as Flag of Kuba KubaM1.16Province iconNot possible with Random New World.
Kuban CigarsTobaccoMaking the leading Tobacco producer a tributary would count.
As Kuba, own or have a subject own Havana and be the world's leading producer of Tobacco.
Kushite Restoration iconCulture icon  Culture is NubianM1.16Province iconPossible starts are Flag of Dongola Dongola, Flag of Alodia Alodia, and Flag of Makuria Makuria.
Kushite Restoration
As a Nubian culture nation, own the entire Egyptian region as core provinces.
Laughingstock iconM1.22Province iconLolland begins held by Flag of Denmark Denmark, Haha held by Flag of Morocco Morocco, and Hehe uncolonized in Central Africa.
Laughingstock[Expand]
Own the provinces of Haha, Hehe and Lolland.
Lessons of Hemmingstedt iconYes Playing as Flag of Dithmarschen DithmarschenM1.22Yes Flag of Denmark Denmark does not exist
Lessons of HemmingstedtProvince icon
As Dithmarschen, hold the provinces of Sjaelland and Holland while Denmark do not exist.
Lion of the North iconArt of WarYes Playing as Flag of Sweden SwedenM1.9Protestantism Is ProtestantHas to be protestant and lead the League. Forming Flag of Scandinavia Scandinavia does not prevent the player from getting the achievement.
Lion of the NorthYes Lead and win League War
Start as Sweden and lead the Protestant League to victory against the Emperor.
Live Long and Prosper iconMandate of HeavenM1.2Yes 30 states have Prosperity icon m
Live Long and ProsperNation designerYes Current ruler is at least 70 years old
Have 30 states with prosperity at the same time as you have a 70 year old ruler.
Market Control iconM1.1Trade valueYou will need seven different "Trading in X" modifiers at the same time.
Market Control
Be trade leader of seven different goods.
My armies are invincible! iconM1.1Morale of armiesResearch military techs, invest in ideas that improve morale, maintain high prestige and army tradition. Finally hire an Army Reformer.
My armies are invincible!
Gain at least 7.0 land morale.
Neither Holy, Nor German iconCommon SenseM1.12Imperial authority
Neither Holy, Nor GermanYes 7 Free Cities in Imperial authority
Have 7 Free Cities in the Empire, none of which is of a Germanic culture.No No free cities are of Germanicculture group
No Pirates in my Caribbean iconNo Not using a random New World.M1.1ColonistsProvinces owned by vassals and other non-tributary subjects of the player's country will count for the achievement.
No Pirates in my CaribbeanPortugal is a good nation to try for this achievement. Simply make sure to block Spain from colonizing any provinces in Africa or in any of the islands in the Atlantic Ocean. This strategy should give enough time to colonize all of the Caribbean. Annexing Portugal with Castile in the early game is also a working method for being the first in the Caribbean. Note that the Caribbean region is not equivalent to the colonial region of the same name; don't forget Bermuda. It is enough to start colonizing the province, for it to count towards achievement.
Own or have a subject own the entire Caribbean.
No Trail of Tears iconConquest of ParadiseYes Playing as Flag of Cherokee CherokeeM1.1Institutions
No Trail of TearsNo Not using a random New World.Province icon
Own and have cores on the Thirteen Colonies as Cherokee with all institutions embraced.Province icon
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Poland can into space iconYes Playing as Flag of Poland PolandM1.1Administrative techIt is only required to start the game as Poland. Forming the Commonwealth will not prevent the achievement. Researching level 32 loses the ahead-of-time penalty in 1820.
Poland can into spaceDiplomatic tech
As Poland, reach the maximum level in all technologies (32).Military tech
Queen of Mercury iconYes Playing as Flag of Kilwa KilwaM1.6Province iconSince Kilwa starts with Zanzibar, essentially the goal is to expand to North Konkan on the west coast of India. If you form any nation, you will be ineligible for the achievement.
Queen of MercuryFreddie Mercury of Queen fame was born in Zanzibar and was raised in Zanzibar and Bombay. Fun fact: Freddie Mercury and his family were Zoroastrian.
As Kilwa, own and have cores on Zanzibar and Bombay (North Konkan).
Redecorating iconThird RomeOrthodoxy Is OrthodoxM1.22Province iconEasiest to do as Flag of Muscovy Muscovy.
RedecoratingYes Activated consecrate metropolitan in the stated area of Central Italy
Starting as an Orthodox Nation, Consecrate Metropolitan in Roma.
Rekindling the Flames iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationM1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
Rekindling the FlamesYes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldZoroastrianism
Starting as a Zoroastrian custom nation with no more than 200 points and a maximum of 5 provinces, rekindle the royal fires (aka take the decision).No Used no more than 201 nation designer pointsYes Has country modifier Royal Fires
No No more than Province icon  5 provinces[Expand]
Zoroastrianism  Is Zoroastrian
Rise of the White Sheep iconYes Playing as Flag of Aq Qoyunlu Aq QoyunluM1.2Yes The year is before 1478
Rise of the White SheepYes Flag of Qara Qoyunlu Qara Qoyunlu does notexist
As Aq Qoyunlu, own Tabriz and have Qara Qoyunlu not exist by 1478.Province icon
Ruina Imperii iconM1.1No There are no countries in the Holy Roman EmpireDismantling the Holy Roman Empire requires allying electors or controlling their capital as well as controlling the emperor's capital. Note that the HRE disbanding itself due to lack of an eligible emperor and another nation dispanding HRE both counts for the achievement.
Ruina ImperiiNo Flag of Holy Roman Empire Holy Roman Empire does not exist
Dismantle the Holy Roman Empire.
Sakoku Law iconMandate of HeavenTolerance own  Religion is Shintoism ShintoM1.2Isolationism achievement counter is 6By "going full isolationist" the game is NOT referring to the level of isolationism in your country. Rather, it's referring to the fact that each incident has an outcome of either open, neutral, or isolationist. To get the achievement you must get the isolationist outcome of 6 incidents.
Sakoku LawNation designer
Go full isolationist in 6 Incidents.
Sinaasappel! iconRes PublicaM1.7No Not playing as a released vassalOrangist-Statist mechanics require the Dutch Republicgovernment, which is only available for the Flag of Netherlands Netherlands.
Sinaasappel!Yes Orangists are in powerColonizing Taiwan counts for the achievement; no need to wait for a Mingplosion.
Get Orangists in power with 100% Republican Tradition, and owning a province in China.Republican tradition
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Sweden is not overpowered! iconYes Playing as Flag of Sweden SwedenM1.1Province iconForming Scandinavia won't prevent getting the achievement.
Sweden is not overpowered![Expand]
Own and have cores on the entire Baltic coastline as Sweden.
Sweet Harmony iconMandate of HeavenM1.2Confucianism Is ConfucianHarmonization takes 33.3 years, but events can speed it up marginally. Flag of Ming Ming and Flag of Korea Korea start with Mahayana already harmonized. Easiest as Ming, conquering some Hindu, Sunni, and Shinto land. Harmonization requires owning 20 development of the target religion or religious group.
Sweet HarmonyNation designerYearly harmony increase
Harmonize 7 religions as Confucian.
Switzerlake iconYes Playing as Flag of Switzerland SwitzerlandM1.9No Not playing as a released vassalCan be achieved as part of a normal game and then giving away all the coastal provinces. Avoid expanding into the Holy Roman Empire to prevent high aggressive expansion.
SwitzerlakeYes Own 99 provinces
Own 99 provinces as Switzerland while owning no ports.No Own no ports
Take that, von Habsburgs! iconYes Playing as Flag of Hungary HungaryM1.12No Not playing as a released vassalBesides provinces from Flag of Austria Austria, also requires taking Istria from Flag of Venice Venice. Does not require Sundgau or anything else Austria may have expanded into.
Take that, von Habsburgs!Yes Is Flag of Hungary Hungary
As Hungary, own all of Austria as core provinces.Province icon
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Tatarstan iconYes Playing as either:M1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
TatarstanFlag of Kazan KazanYes Is Flag of Kazan Kazan or Flag of Nogai Nogai
As Kazan or Nogai, own all Tatar culture group lands.Flag of Nogai NogaiNo No Tatar culture group province is owned by another country
The Bohemians iconYes Playing as Flag of Bohemia BohemiaM1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
The BohemiansYes Is Flag of Bohemia Bohemia
As Bohemia, own Dublin as a core province.Province icon
The Burgundian Conquest iconYes Playing as Flag of Burgundy BurgundyM1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
The Burgundian ConquestYes Has Flag of Austria Austria and Flag of France France as subjects
As Burgundy, own the Low Countries region as core provinces and have France and Austria as your subjects.Province icon
The Iron Price iconYes Playing as Flag of Denmark DenmarkM1.7Province iconForming Flag of Scandinavia Scandinavia will not prevent the achievement.
The Iron PriceCulture icon
Restore the Danelaw region to Danish rule, and make it Danish culture.[Expand]
The Rising Sun iconCapital  Capital is in EuropeM1.4Province iconThe Japan region includes Okinawa, Hokkaido, and the Kuril Islands.
The Rising Sun
Own and have cores on all of Japan as a European nation.
The Sudanese Expedition iconYes Playing as Flag of Morocco MoroccoM1.18Province iconFor the event see: The Sudanese Expedition.
The Sudanese Expedition[Expand]Forming Flag of Andalusia Andalusia will not prevent the achievement.
Starting as Morocco, conquer the Niger and Sahel Regions.
The Uncommonwealth iconYes Playing as Flag of Lithuania LithuaniaM1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
The UncommonwealthYes Is Flag of Commonwealth Commonwealth
As Lithuania, form The Commonwealth.
The White Elephant iconYes Playing as Flag of Ayutthaya AyutthayaM1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
The White ElephantYes Is Flag of Ayutthaya Ayutthaya
As Ayutthaya, own all of Indochina as core provinces.Province icon
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This navy can take it all iconM1.1Morale of naviesResearch diplomatic techs, invest in ideas that improve naval morale, maintain high prestige and navy tradition. Finally hire a Naval Reformer.
This navy can take it all
Gain at least 7.0 naval morale.
This Revolution Was Crushed iconArt of WarM1.8Yes Is at war with a revolution targetThe Revolution disaster (and the French Revolutionvariant) is announced in a major event: 'Revolution in $COUNTRY$' (or 'The General Estates'). A country will become the revolution target, with "Revolutionary" in its name, if its capital is occupied by rebels while this disaster is active. The disaster spawns a stack of rebels, adds +10 national unrest, removes 3 stability, and can only be ended by having +3 stability while being a monarchy, or by becoming the revolution target. It is feasible both to wait for (or encourage) an AI revolution target, or to become the revolutionary target oneself before releasing (and playing as) a powerful vassal or colonial nation. The player can check if the disaster is still active for a country by looking for the +10 unrest modifier on its provinces.
This Revolution Was CrushedCapital
In a war against the target of the Revolution, control their capital and have at least 99% war score.Yes Have greater than 98%warscore against the revolution target
Total Control iconM1.8Province icon  unrest and Local autonomy  autonomy
Total Control
Own 100 or more provinces with no local autonomy or unrest.
Traditional Player iconM1.1Army traditionEasiest to do with Utsunomiya as they get -1 decay to each respectively from their traditions and ideas. See the page 'military tradition' for other ways of gaining tradition.
Traditional PlayerNavy tradition
More than 90 percent Naval and Army Tradition.
Trustworthy iconM1.14Yes Have 5 allies with 100 trustCan be done as Flag of Ming Ming by releasing 5 OPMs (not bordering each other), allying them and waiting for the trust to tick up.
Trustworthy
Have five allies with 100 trust towards you each.
Turtles all the way down iconYes Playing as Flag of Korea KoreaM1.2Ship durability Ship durability is at least 135%Either stack multiple policy bonuses, or become Emperor of China, which has a +20% durability decree.
Turtles all the way down
As Korea get 135% Ship Durability.
Victorian Three iconYes Playing as either:M1.16Administrative techMost easily accomplished by manually spawning Renaissance, Colonialism and Printing Press, and not expanding too much. To get the other institutions, build manufactories and universities. Researching level 32 loses the ahead-of-time penalty in 1820.
Victorian ThreeFlag of Buganda BugandaDiplomatic tech
As Busoga, Buganda or Karagwe, reach administrative, diplomatic and military technology level 32.Flag of Busoga BusogaMilitary tech
Flag of Karagwe Karagwe
Voltaire's Nightmare iconNation designerNo No more than 1 custom nation exists in the worldM1.23Yes At least 75 countries are members of the Holy Roman EmpirePossible to achieve in Random or Flat province tax and manpower modes. Possible as Flag of France France: Become HRE Emperor, inherit Flag of Burgundy Burgundy, add provinces to HRE, and release French and Dutch minors.
Voltaire's NightmareNo Used no more than 201 nation designer points if playing as a custom nation
Have at least 75 countries in the HRE.
A Blessed Nation iconRights of ManH1.18CopticPlayer can start as Muslim nation (such as The Ottomans) and switch religion by rebels.
A Blessed NationYes Have 5 active blessings
As a Coptic Nation, gain all 5 Blessings.
A Decent Reserve iconH1.12Yes Have ManpowerAlthough the achievement specifically says "maximum manpower" you actually need to have more than a million saved up. Easiest done as Flag of Ottomans Ottomans or Flag of Muscovy Muscovy
A Decent Reserve
Have a maximum manpower of at least 1 million.
A Kaiser not just in name iconH1.1Yes Form Flag of Holy Roman Empire Holy Roman Empire
A Kaiser not just in name
Enact all reforms in the Holy Roman Empire.
A Manchurian Candidate iconYes Playing as either:H1.8Yes Formed Flag of Qing QingNeed to form Manchu first.
A Manchurian CandidateFlag of Haixi Haixi
Start as one of the Jurchen tribes and form Qing.Flag of Jianzhou Jianzhou
Flag of Yeren Yeren
Aggressive Expander iconH1.1Province iconColonies that have not yet grown into cities do not count, nor do provinces held by subjects.
Aggressive Expander
Own 200 provinces.
An early Reich iconH1.1Yes Form Flag of Germany Germany
An early Reich
Form Germany.
Auld Alliance Reversed iconYes Playing as Flag of Scotland ScotlandH1.9No Not playing as a released vassal
Auld Alliance ReversedVassal
As Scotland, have France as a vassal (do not form Great Britain).
Back in Control iconH1.22Yes Is Flag of Yuan YuanTaiwan is only required if it is colonized.
Back in ControlProvince icon
Form Yuan and be the only nation holding land in China.
Back to the Piast iconYes Playing as either:H1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
Back to the PiastFlag of Mazovia MazoviaYes Is Flag of Poland Poland
As Mazovia or Silesia, form the nation of Poland.Flag of Silesia Silesia
Baltic Crusader iconYes Playing as either:H1.12No Not playing as a released vassalEasiest as Teutonic Order; ally Muscovy, Austria and Bohemia and DOW Poland ASAP, or else Poland will form a PU with Lithuania. Restarting until Poland declines the PU is also a viable strategy.
Baltic CrusaderFlag of Livonian Order Livonian OrderYes Is Flag of Teutonic Order Teutonic Order or Flag of Livonian Order Livonian Order
As Teutonic Order or Livonian Order, own all of Russia as core provinces and convert it to Catholic.Flag of Teutonic Order Teutonic OrderProvince icon
Catholicism The Russia, Ural, and Pontic Steppe regions are Catholic
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Better than Napoleon iconYes Playing as Flag of France FranceH1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
Better than NapoleonYes Is Flag of France France
As France, own Vienna, Berlin and Moscow as core provinces.Province icon
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Consulate of the Sea iconYes Playing as Flag of Aragon AragonH1.18Province iconFor the event see: Consulate of the Sea.
Consulate of the Sea[Expand]The requirements do not match the actual Centers of Trade.
As Aragon conquer all Mediterranean Centers of Trade.
Definitely the Sultan of Rum iconH1.1Yes Is Flag of Ottomans Ottomans or Flag of Rûm RûmMake sure to attack Muscovy ASAP to remove a future potential threat.
Definitely the Sultan of RumProvince icon
Own and have cores on Rome, Moscow and Istanbul as Ottomans.[Expand]
Dovmont's Own iconThird RomeYes Playing as Flag of Pskov PskovH1.22Yes Has at least 100 Streltsy units
Dovmont's Own
Starting as Pskov, have 100 standing Streltsy units.
Dracula's Revenge iconYes Playing as either:H1.9Yes Form Flag of Romania Romania
Dracula's RevengeFlag of Moldavia MoldaviaNo Not playing as a released vassal
Start as Wallachia or Moldavia, form Romania and own or have a subject own all of the Balkans.Flag of Wallachia WallachiaProvince icon
Fanatic Collectivist iconNation designerH1.18Institutions
Fanatic Collectivist
Own all Institution Origin provinces.
From Humble Origins iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationH1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
From Humble OriginsYes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldDevelopment
Starting as a custom nation with no more than 50 points, have at least 2000 total development.No Used no more than 51 nation designer points
Guarantor of Peace iconH1.9Diplomatic relationsYou can only guarantee a country if you are larger than it. Can be achieved easily after unifying the HRE.
Guarantor of Peace
Guarantee the Independence of France, The Ottoman Empire and Russia.Flag of France France
Flag of Ottomans Ottomans
Flag of Russia Russia
Holy Trinity iconArt of WarYes Playing as Flag of The Papal State The Papal StateH1.9Yes is Flag of The Papal State The Papal State
Holy TrinityProvince icon
As the Papacy, own Jerusalem and have Livonian Order, Teutonic Order and The Knights as Marches.March icon
Ideas Guy iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationH1.14No Not playing as a released vassalDespite description, can be done with fewer than 800 points - below 200 will allow eligibility for other custom nation achievements.
Ideas GuyYes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldIncome
Starting as a custom nation with the full 800 points but no more than 3 total development, have a monthly income of at least 500 ducats.No Used no more than 801 nation designer points
No No more than Development  3 development
It's All Greek To Me iconH1.22Yes Is Flag of Greece GreeceForming Greece requires Greek primary culture. Zeta begins held by Flag of Serbia Serbia, Thatta held by Flag of Sind Sind, Roh held by Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan, and Lamba uncolonized in Central Africa.
It's All Greek To MeProvince icon
Form Greece and own and have cores on Zeta, Thatta, Lamba, and Roh.[Expand]
King of Jerusalem iconYes Playing as either:H1.9Yes Form Flag of Jerusalem Jerusalem
King of JerusalemFlag of Cyprus Cyprus
Form the Kingdom of Jerusalem as Cyprus or The Knights.Flag of The Knights The Knights
Kirishitan Japan iconTab domestic government  Government type is Government monarchy  DaimyoH1.1Yes Is Flag of Japan JapanYou must start as a Daimyo vassal to Japan. Forming Japan does not prevent the achievement. The Japan region includes Okinawa, Hokkaido, and the Kuril Islands. Uncolonized provinces (most likely the Kurils will be uncolonized) are not required.
Kirishitan JapanCatholic reform desireIf Mandate of Heaven is disabled: don't take the decision to enforce Sakoku, wait for events to convert your provinces and spawn Catholic rebels, and let them convert at least half your provinces. Harder if you have too many disconnected provinces outside the Japan region.
Start as a Japanese Daimyo, convert yourself and all of Japan to Christianity.Province icon
Lazarus iconYes Playing as Flag of Serbia SerbiaH1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
LazarusYes Is Flag of Serbia Serbia
As Serbia, own the entire Balkans as core provinces.Province icon
Luck of the Irish iconYes Playing as either:H1.2Province iconFlag of Desmond Desmond is a good choice due to early military ideas. Rushing to conquer the rest of the Irish OPMs and securing an alliance with Flag of Scotland Scotland can deter Flag of EnglandEngland until the time is right.
Luck of the IrishFlag of Connacht Connacht
Own and have cores on the British Isles as an Irish nation.Flag of Desmond Desmond
Flag of Kildare Kildare
Flag of Leinster Leinster
Flag of Munster Munster
Flag of Sligo Sligo
Flag of Tyrone Tyrone
Flag of Ulster Ulster
Lucky Lucca iconYes Playing as Flag of Lucca LuccaH1.12No Not playing as a released vassalLucknow is in northern India, initially owned by Flag of Jaunpur Jaunpur.
Lucky LuccaYes Is Flag of Lucca Lucca
As Lucca, own Lucknow!Province icon
Mare Nostrum iconNo Not playing as Flag of The Papal State The Papal StateH1.16Yes Is Flag of Roman Empire Roman EmpireEasiest to do as the Flag of Ottomans Ottomans after converting to Christianity. Durrës and Lezhë are not required.
Mare NostrumProvince icon
Restore the Roman Empire and own the entire Mediterranean and Black Sea coast lines.[Expand]
Master of India iconCapital  Capital is in EuropeH1.1Province iconIt's required for the player to properly own all provinces inside the Indian sub-continent (i.e. vassals don't count to trigger the achievement). The capital does not need to remain in Europe. Edirne is European, so the Ottomansare eligible and have the best shot at a quick land rush into India.
Master of India
Own and have cores on all of India as a European nation.
Mass Production iconYes Playing as Flag of Odoyev OdoyevH1.22Yes Own at least one manufactoryof each typeBuilding the manufactories isn't very hard. The hard part is surviving long enough to get to the required technology (Admin and Diplo Tech 14) as well as getting provinces with the correct trade goods.
Mass Production
Starting as Odoyev, own one of every manufactury.
Pick Your Poison iconRights of ManYes Playing as Flag of Kaffa KaffaH1.18Yes Developed in Caffa (285)
Pick Your PoisonProvince icon
As Kaffa, develop in Cafa while a subject of yours owns it.
Prester John iconYes Playing as Flag of Ethiopia EthiopiaH1.9Yes Is Flag of Ethiopia EthiopiaIf you form any nation, you will be ineligible for the achievement. Can be combined with 'A Blessed Nation'.
Prester JohnCoptic
Own and have cores on Alexandria, Antioch and Constantinople as Coptic Ethiopia.Province icon
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Sailor Mon iconYes Playing as Flag of Pegu PeguH1.16Sailors
Sailor Mon
As Pegu, have at least 100,000 sailors.
Sons of Carthage iconYes Playing as Flag of Tunis TunisH1.6Province icon
Sons of Carthage[Expand]
As Tunisia, own and have cores on Sicily, Sardinia, the Balearic Islands, the coast of Algiers and the southern coast of Spain.
Spain is the Emperor iconNo Not the emperor of the Holy Roman EmpireH1.1Yes Form Flag of Spain Spain
Spain is the EmperorImperial authority
Become the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire as Spain.
Terra Mariana iconYes Playing as Flag of Riga RigaH1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
Terra MarianaYes Is Flag of Riga Riga
As Riga, own the Baltic region as core provinces.Province icon
That's a Silk Road iconH1.8SilkSilk provinces can be found in China, Japan and the East Indies.
That's a Silk Road
Own or have a subject own all provinces in the world producing silk.
The 52 Garhs iconYes Playing as Flag of Garhwal GarhwalH1.22Yes Has no loans
The 52 GarhsFort level
As Garhwal own and maintain 52 forts without going into debt.
The Animal Kingdom iconYes Playing as Flag of Manipur ManipurH1.16Province icon
The Animal KingdomAnimism All provinces in the Bengal region are Animist
As Manipur, unite the Bengal region and convert it to Animism.
The Chrysanthemum Throne iconTab domestic government  Government type is Government monarchy  DaimyoH1.1Yes Become Flag of Japan JapanYou must start as a Daimyo vassal to the Flag of Ashikaga AshikagaShogunate. The Japan region includes Okinawa, Hokkaido, and the Kuril Islands (although they will probably be uncolonized and thus not required).
The Chrysanthemum ThroneProvince icon
Unite Japan as a Daimyo.
The Fezzan Corridors iconYes Playing as Flag of Fezzan FezzanH1.16Trade power
The Fezzan Corridors
As Fezzan, control at least 90% of the trade power in Tunis, Katsina, Safi and Timbuktu.
The Grand Armada iconH1.6BigshipBest done with a high income nation with naval force limit and ship build cost bonuses. Netherlands, Venice, and Genoa are optimal but can easily be done with England, Spain or Malaya.
The Grand ArmadaYes Have no loans
Have 500 heavy ships and no loans.
The pen is mightier than the sword iconYes Playing as Flag of Austria AustriaH1.1Yes Is Flag of Austria AustriaAustrian missions can give Restore Union CBs on Bohemia and Hungary. Check the page for the exact requirements. Events can also lead to a Habsburg ruling in Spain, allowing Austria the opportunity to claim the throne of Castile, and possibly Aragon and Naples as well.
The pen is mightier than the swordPersonal union
Have three unions at the same time as Austria.
The Sun Never Sets on the Indian Empire iconNo Not using a random New World.H1.9No Not playing as a released vassalProvinces owned by vassals and other non-tributary subjects of the player's country will count for the achievement.
The Sun Never Sets on the Indian EmpireYes Form Flag of Hindustan Hindustan or Flag of Bharat Bharat
Form Hindustan or Bharat and own or have a subject own Cape, London, Hong Kong (Canton) and Ottawa (Kichesipi).Province icon
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These Banners need a Saga iconMandate of HeavenCulture icon  Culture is ManchuH1.2Possible Manchu bannersMake a custom Manchu duchy holding all Manchu provinces and the most developed states in East Asia. Set it up for high number of states, reduced culture conversion cost, and lots of diplomatic power. Start with at least 1200-1250 development, or face needing to develop or conquer more and wait for separatism to tick down. Form Manchu and then Qing, then make everyone nearby pay tribute in diplomatic power. Everything can be converted to Manchu before 1500, which is enough for 100 regiments and a few more. Admin tech 8 gives 3 more state slots but it is possible without them.
These Banners need a SagaNation designer
Have 100 regiments as Banners raised at the same time.
Turkish Delight iconYes Playing as Flag of Candar CandarH1.18SugarTributary states do not count towards the achievement. Fleeing to the new world is recommended, if not required for this achievement.
Turkish Delight
Start as Candar and own 20 Sugar provinces between you and your subjects.
Venetian Sea iconYes Playing as Flag of Venice VeniceH1.7No Not playing as a released vassal
Venetian SeaProvince icon
Have a 75% Trade share in both the Alexandria and Constantinople nodes as Venice, owning less than 10 cities.Trade power
With a little help.. iconMare NostrumYes Playing as Flag of Ragusa RagusaH1.16Yes Lead a Trade League of at least 5 nationsYou can only guarantee a country if you are larger than it. Ironically, taking land from the ottomans for a vassal is probably the best way to do this.
With a little help..Diplomatic relations
As Ragusa, lead a Trade League of at least 5 nations and guarantee the Ottomans' independence.
A Sun God iconNo Not using a random New World.VH1.1Yes Form Flag of Inca IncaUncolonized provinces and unfinished colonies are excluded, and may be safely ignored.
A Sun GodNo Not playing as a released vassalKeep in mind, that you also need the islands of the Falklands, South Georgia, and Galapagos Islands, but not St. Helena or Trinidad or any of the Caribbean.
Form Inca, embrace all Institutions and own all of South America as core provinces.InstitutionsThe continent is equivalent to the regions of Brazil, La Plata, Colombia, Peru, and Upper Peru, except it does not include Panama or the two provinces west of it.
Province icon
Academical iconYes Playing as Flag of Athens AthensVH1.14No Not playing as a released vassal
AcademicalYes Is Flag of Athens Athens
As Athens, own 50 universities.Yes 50 owned provinces have Latin university
African Power iconYes Playing as Flag of Kongo KongoVH1.1Province iconEmpty provinces and unfinished colonies are excluded, and may be safely ignored.
African PowerThe continent is the same as the Africa super-region, plus Diego Garcia. The isolated islands required are: Comoros, Mahe, Diego Garcia, Mauritius, Île Bourbon, Sao Tome, Fernando Po, St. Helena, and Cape Verde (but not the Canarias, Madeira, Maldives, Socotra, or any in the Mediterranean).
Own and have cores on all provinces in Africa as Kongo.
Albania or Iberia iconYes Playing as Flag of Albania AlbaniaVH1.9No Not playing as a released vassal
Albania or IberiaProvince icon
As Albania, own or have a subject own Iberia and the Caucasus.[Expand]
Basileus iconYes Playing as Flag of Byzantium ByzantiumVH1.1Yes is Flag of Byzantium Byzantium
BasileusProvince icon
As Byzantium, restore the Roman Empire.[Expand]
Big Blue Blob iconYes Playing as Flag of France FranceVH1.12No Not playing as a released vassalMost used route is attacking Scandinavia or Balkans. Make sure to conquer low-development provinces to limit AE.
Big Blue BlobYes Is Flag of France France
As France, hold 100 European core provinces before 1500.Province icon
Yes The year is before 1500
Choson One iconYes Playing as Flag of Korea KoreaVH1.16Province iconThe Eastern religions are Theravada, Vajrayana, Mahayana, Confucian, and Shinto. Due to Flag of Ming Ming's size and power it is best to become their tributary and go after all other nations around before attempting to attack them.
Choson One
As Korea, own or have a subject own all Shinto, Confucian and Buddhist provinces in the world.
First Come, First Serve iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationVH1.14No Not playing as a released vassalBoth Americas must be fully colonized. Let the Colonial Nations do most of the job; their overlords will not defend them in a war. Only native provinces give OE; this means you are able to annex the Colonial Nations in one war, but do the war before they break free.
First Come, First ServeYes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldYes All provinces in the continents of North and South America are either:
Starting as a Western technology custom nation in North America or South America with no more than 200 points, unite the two continents.No Used no more than 201 nation designer points
No Not using a random New World.Owned by this country
Western technology group Is in western technology groupA core of this country
Capital  Capital is on the Northor South American continent.Wasteland or Sea
Foremost Servitor of Jagannath iconYes Playing as Flag of Orissa OrissaVH1.9Tropical Wood
Foremost Servitor of Jagannath
Start as Orissa and own or have a subject own all tropical wood provinces.
Frozen Assets iconYes Playing as Flag of Novgorod NovgorodVH1.14Yes Have 90% trade share in White Sea and it's the highest valued trade node in the worldForming other nations will not prevent this achievement.
Frozen AssetsNote that "highest valued trade" means Total trade value minus outgoing trade.
Start as Novgorod and control 90% of the trade power in the White Sea trade node while it is the highest valued trade node in the world.
Gothic Invasion iconYes Playing as Flag of Theodoro TheodoroVH1.9No Not playing as a released vassal
Gothic InvasionProvince icon
Start as Theodoro and conquer all Germanic culture provinces in Europe.Culture icon
Great Perm iconYes Playing as Flag of Perm PermVH1.14No Not playing as a released vassalProvinces owned by vassals and other non-tributary subjects of the player's country will count for the achievement.
Great PermYes Is Flag of Perm Perm
As Perm, own or have a subject own the Russian, Siberian, Scandinavian, Canadian, Hudson Bay and Cascadian regions.Yes Own all provinces in the Canada, Cascadia, Hudson Bay, East Siberia, West Siberia, Scandinavia, Russia and Uralregions
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I'll graze my horse here.. And here... iconTab domestic government  Government type is Government steppe horde  Steppe NomadsVH1.2Government steppe horde
I'll graze my horse here.. And here...Goods produced modifier
As a Horde, own over 200 provinces producing grain.
Jihad iconYes Playing as Flag of Najd NajdVH1.1Province iconEasier to achieve as many new provinces were added to the game since release.
JihadTolerance own  Religion is Sunni Islam SunniSunni Islam Is Sunni
As Najd, own 500 Sunni provinces.
Komnenoi Empire iconCommon SenseYes Playing as Flag of Trebizond TrebizondVH1.12No Not playing as a released vassalForming Byzantium or another country will prevent the achievement.
Komnenoi EmpireYes Is Flag of Trebizond Trebizond
As Trebizond, have the Empire government rank.Empire rank Is empire
Meissner Porcelain iconYes Playing as Flag of Saxony SaxonyVH1.12No Not playing as a released vassalChinaware appears in China, Japan and the East Indies.
Meissner PorcelainYes Is Flag of Saxony Saxony
As Saxony, own or have a subject own all Chinaware provinces in the world.Chinaware
Over a Thousand! iconVH1.9Province icon
Over a Thousand!
Own 1001 provinces directly.
Rags and Riches iconNo No owned province has more than Development  10 development at the start of the gameVH1.14No No owned province has more than Development
Rags and RichesNo No other country has a higher income than this country
Have the highest income in the world while neither owning nor starting with a province with a development level higher than 10.
Shahanshah iconYes Playing as Flag of Ardabil ArdabilVH1.8No Not playing as a released vassal
ShahanshahYes Is Flag of Persia Persia
Start as Ardabil and form Persia.
Sunset Invasion iconYes Playing as Flag of Aztec AztecVH1.2Province icon
Sunset Invasion[Expand]
Own and have cores on Lisbon, Madrid, Paris, London, Amsterdam and Rome as the Aztecs.
The Buddhists Strike Back iconYes Playing as Flag of Ceylon CeylonVH1.12No Not playing as a released vassal
The Buddhists Strike BackYes Is Flag of Ceylon Ceylon
As Ceylon, own all of India and convert it to Theravada Buddhism (do not form another nation).Province icon
Theravada
The Great Khan iconYes Playing as either:VH1.6Yes Own or vassalize all provinces in the China subcontinent, the Persia subcontinent, and the Pontic Steppe, Russia, and Ural regionsProvinces owned by vassals and other non-tributary subjects of the player's country will count for the achievement. Forming Flag of Golden Horde Golden Horde or Flag of Yuan Yuandoes not prevent the player from getting the achievement.
The Great KhanFlag of Great Horde Great Horde[Expand]
As the Mongol Khanate or the Great Horde, own or have a subject own the Chinese, Russian and Persian regions.Flag of Mongolia Mongolia
The Re-Reconquista iconYes Playing as Flag of Granada GranadaVH1.4Yes Form Flag of Andalusia Andalusia
The Re-ReconquistaProvince icon
As Granada, form Andalusia and reconquer all of Iberia.
The Third Way iconTolerance own  Religion is Ibadi Islam IbadiVH1.14No Not playing as a released vassalPossible starts are Flag of Mzab Mzab, Flag of Oman Oman, and Flag of Pate Pate. Uncolonized provinces with Muslim religion (south of Morocco, Tunis and Ethiopia) must also be colonized and converted to Ibadi.
The Third WayIbadi Islam Is Ibadi
Start as an Ibadi nation and eliminate all rival schools of Islam (do not convert to another religion).No No province is Sunni Islam Sunni or Shiite Islam Shiite
This is Persia! iconVH1.1No Not playing as a released vassal
This is Persia!Yes Form Flag of Persia Persia
Form Persia and own Egypt, Anatolia and Greece as core provinces.Province icon
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We bled for this iconRights of ManVH1.18Yes Won a war with over 1 million casualties on both sidesBoth sides each need to have at least 1 million casualties. Easiest to do with coalition or league wars (the latter requires Art of War ).
We bled for thisNation designer
Win a war with at least one million dead on both sides.
Where the heart is iconYes Playing as Flag of Dahomey DahomeyVH1.2Yes The year is before 1500
Where the heart isProvince icon
As Dahomey, force all non-Fetishist nations out of Niger and Sahel by 1500.Province icon
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Norwegian Wood iconYes Playing as Flag of Norway NorwayI1.1Naval suppliesNote that the achievement cannot be completed if you form any other nation.
Norwegian Wood
Own or have a subject own all naval supplies provinces as Norway.
One Faith! iconI1.14No No colonized non-wasteland province has a different religion than this countryUsing the random new world will drastically reduce the number of provinces, especially inland ones, making this easier than with the true new world. Uncolonized provinces may still be of a different religion.
One Faith!
Have all non-wasteland land provinces in the world be of your religion.
Raja of the Rajput Reich iconYes Playing as Flag of Nagaur NagaurI1.9No Not playing as a released vassalForming Hindustan won't prevent getting the achievement.
Raja of the Rajput ReichProvince icon
Conquer all of Germany as Nagaur.[Expand]
The First Toungoo Empire iconYes Playing as Flag of Taungu TaunguI1.2Yes The year is before 1500Notice that it is required to control all of the Burman culture group, not only the Burman culture.
The First Toungoo EmpireYes Is Flag of Taungu Taungu
As Taungu, unite the Burman culture group by 1500.Culture icon
The Three Mountains iconYes Playing as Flag of Ryukyu RyukyuI1.1The only existing countries are:
The Three MountainsNo Not using a random New World.
Own or have a subject own the entire world as Ryukyu.the player's country,
Flag of Ryukyu Ryukyu and its subjects, but not tributary states
World Conqueror iconNo Not using a random New World.I1.1The only existing countries are the player's country and its direct subjects, but no tributary states
World Conqueror
Own or have a subject own the entire world.
A Hero’s Welcome iconYes Playing as Flag of Karaman KaramanH1.23Yes Is Flag of Rûm Rûm
A Hero’s Welcome
As Karaman, form the Sultanate of Rum.
Around the World in 80 Years iconEl DoradoNation designer  Playing as a custom nationVH1.23Yes The date is before 12 November 1524Requires Salinan instead of Miwok (San Francisco).
Around the World in 80 YearsYes Only 1 custom nation exists in the worldProvince icon
Starting as a Custom Nation of up to 400 points in the British Region, own New York, San Francisco, Suez, Bombay, Calcutta, Hong Kong and Yokohama by 1524.11.11.No Used no more than 401 nation designer points[Expand]
No Not using a random New World
Province icon  Own no provinces outside the Britain region
Avar Khaganate iconYes Playing as Flag of Avaria AvariaVH1.23Empire rank Is empire
Avar KhaganateFlag of Avaria Avaria owns all provinces in the areas Alföld, Transdanubia, Slovakia, Northern Transylvania, and Southern Transylvania
Achieve Empire rank and conquer Hungary as Avaria.[Expand]
Bunte Kuh iconYes Playing as Flag of Hamburg HamburgH1.23Livestock
Bunte KuhGems
As Hamburg, trade in both Gems and Livestock.
David the Builder iconYes Playing as Flag of Imereti ImeretiE1.23Yes Is Flag of Georgia GeorgiaCan be done by filling the capital with buildings and then giving all other provinces to vassals.
David the BuilderNo No owned provinces have a free building slot
As Imereti, form Georgia and have no free building slots.
Early-Modern Warfare iconCradle of CivilizationE1.23Yes 100 regiments at 100% Army DrillEasy as Flag of Ming Ming; just go slightly over force limit and drill for ten years.
Early-Modern WarfareNation designer
Have 100 regiments at 100% Army Drill.
Good King René iconYes Playing as Flag of Provence ProvenceH1.23Yes Is Flag of Jerusalem Jerusalem
Good King René
Start as Provence, form the Kingdom of Jerusalem.
Great Moravia iconM1.23Yes Is Flag of Nitra Nitra or Flag of Moravia MoraviaNitra's cores don't expire except by culture conversion. Requires all the territory of Flag of Bohemia Bohemia and Flag of Silesia Silesia, Wien and Ostmark from Flag of Austria Austria, Kraków and Nowy Sacz from Flag of Poland Poland, and the Slovakia and Transdanubia areas from Flag of Hungary Hungary.
Great MoraviaProvince icon
Restore the Great Moravian borders as Nitra or Moravia.[Expand]
Hard Bargaining iconCradle of CivilizationE1.23Yes Is in the Muslim religious groupPossible to achieve in Custom Setup or Random Setup nation modes.
Hard BargainingNation designerBecome Defender of the Faith
As Defender of a Muslim Faith, propagate your religion in The Moluccas through trade to convert 5 provinces.Yes Propagated Religion in 5 provinces in the Mollucas trade node
Multiculturalism iconNation designerNo No more than 1 custom nation exists in the worldE1.23AdvisorPossible to achieve in Custom Setup nation mode. Spawned advisors take the culture and religion of a random held province. Easy as Flag of Ming Ming: dismiss advisors until you have one Theravada, one Animist, and one Vajrayana advisor. Release nations to increase the proportion of your provinces which have one of the remaining religions.
MulticulturalismNo Used no more than 201 nation designer points if playing as a custom nationCulture icon
Have 4 different Cultures and 4 different religions represented in your court.
Pandya Empire iconYes Playing as Flag of Madurai MaduraiH1.23Province icon
Pandya Empire[Expand]
Starting as Madurai, conquer the Pandya Territories.
Parisian Pasha iconCradle of CivilizationM1.23Change government typeCan be done as either Flag of Ottomans Ottomans or Flag of Rûm Rûm
Parisian PashaYes Paris has a pasha
Assign Pasha to Paris.
Protect the Secret iconNo Not using a random New WorldH1.23Culture iconConditions may be fulfilled any time after 1699, and do not need to be fulfilled before that time. Yemen is reformable via culture shift, so this is very attainable playing as any country.
Protect the SecretYes Is year 1700 or later
As Yemen, prevent any European Nation from owning a Coffee-producing province in the Old World until 1700.Yes Is Flag of Yemen Yemen
Coffee
Saladin's Legacy iconYes Playing as Flag of Hisn Kayfa Hisn KayfaVH1.23Province icon
Saladin's Legacy[Expand]
Playing as Hisn Kayfa, reforge the Ayyubid Empire.
Sworn Fealty iconCradle of CivilizationCulture icon  Culture group is LevantineH1.23Yes Is Flag of Arabia Arabia
Sworn FealtyCulture icon  Culture is not TurkishYes 100 Tribal Allegiance
Starting as an Arabian Tribal Federation, unite Arabia and have Maximum tribal Allegiance.Change government type  Government type is Tribal Federation
The Levant Turnabout iconCradle of CivilizationYes Is Flag of Mamluks MamluksM1.23Yes 100 Army Professionalism
The Levant TurnaboutYes Flag of Ottomans Ottomans does not exist
As the Mamluks, have 100 Army Professionalism and annex the Ottomans.Province icon
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The Prince of Egypt iconYes Playing as Flag of Florence FlorenceM1.23Yes Is Flag of Egypt EgyptForming Flag of Tuscany Tuscany, Flag of Italy Italy, or another country before Egypt will not prevent this achievement.
The Prince of Egypt
Starting as Florence, form Egypt.