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Cyprus

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Kingdom rankCyprus
Cyprus.png
Primary culture
Francien (French)

Capital province
Cyprus (321)

Government
Feudal Nobility Government monarchy.png

State religion
CatholicCatholic.png

Technology group
WesternWestern technology group
Cypriot ideas
Traditions.png Traditions:
−20% Galley cost
+4 Tolerance of heretics

Legitimacy.png King of Jerusalem

+0.5 Yearly legitimacy
−25% Cost to fabricate claims

Army tradition.png Frankish Crusaders

+0.5 Yearly army tradition

Production efficiency.png Commandaria Wine

+10% Production efficiency

Diplomatic reputation.png Lusignan Diplomacy

+1 Diplomatic reputation

Fort defense.png Cypriot Fortifications

+25% Fort defense

Galley combat ability.png Repel the Corsairs

+20% Galley combat ability

Embargo efficiency.png Raid Turkish Commerce

+10% Embargo efficiency
+15% Privateer efficiency

Idea bonus.png Ambition:

+33% Naval force limit modifier

The Kingdom of Cyprus is a Crusader state in the Levant, located on the Eastern Mediterranean island of the same name. At the 1444 start, their independence is guaranteed by the Flag of Mamluks Mamluks. Much like Flag of The Knights The Knights, Flag of Naxos Naxos and Flag of Athens Athens being feudal Christian states created by Western European crusaders in Asia Minor and Greece during the Crusades, Cyprus' Francien culture and Catholic religion are at odds with its Greek Orthodox population.

Missions[edit]

Main article: Crusader missions

Events[edit]

This is a list of all Flag of Cyprus Cyprus's events.[1]

Msg event.pngThe Question of Famagusta

In 1464, the Cypriotes evicted the Genoese from Famagusta, getting full control over the Island. However, it did not take long until the Venetians had taken control of it, in their attempt to secure control of the Mediterranean trade.
 
This event happens only once during a campaign.
Trigger conditions

The country:

  • is Flag of Cyprus Cyprus.
  • has at least 25 prestige.

The year is at least 1460.
Flag of Venice Venice and Flag of Genoa Genoa have an active merchant in Alexandria trade node.

Mean time to happen

32 months


Event button 547.png
It is ours!

Flag of Cyprus Cyprus:

  • gains “Control of Famagusta” in the Alexandria trade node for 20 years worth +1 trade power.

Flag of Genoa Genoa:

This may mean war with Genoa.

Event button 547.png
Let Venice in now

Flag of Venice Venice:

  • gains the opinion modifier “Famagusta given” towards Cyprus for 10 years, worth Opinion.png +20 with a yearly decay of 1.
  • gets the event ‘We can trade in Famagusta!’.

Flag of Genoa Genoa:

This may mean war with Genoa.

Event button 547.png
The Genoese can stay

Flag of Genoa Genoa:

  • gains the opinion modifier “Famagusta given” towards Cyprus for 10 years, worth Opinion.png +20 with a yearly decay of 1.
  • gets the event ‘We can trade in Famagusta!’.

Decisions[edit]

id

Execute decision.pngReestablish The Kingdom of Jerusalem

Rejoice! Holy Jerusalem is again in Christian hands - our Christian hands. The Pope has informed us that if we were to reestablish The Kingdom of Jerusalem, our salvation would be assured.
 
Potential requirements

Flag of Jerusalem Jerusalem does not exist.

It is either the Age of Discovery.png ‘Age of Discovery’ or the Age of Reformation.png ‘Age of Reformation’.

The country:

Allow

The country:

  • is not at war.
  • owns its core provinces:
    • Jerusalem (379)
    • Jaffa (1854)
    • Gaza (364)
  • Jerusalem is within state.

Effects

The country gains Prestige.png25 prestige.

Every province of Palestine and Transjordan areas, as well as Tarabulus (378), Sidon (1855) and Aqabah (4268) becomes core provinces of Flag of Jerusalem Jerusalem.

If the country is not Flag of Provence Provence, Flag of Cyprus Cyprus, Flag of The Knights The Knights, has it's capital in Arabia or Egypt or, when Emperor Emperor is enabled, is one of the other former crusader states (Flag of Athens Athens, Flag of Naxos Naxos and Flag of Epirus Epirus):

If the country is Flag of Provence Provence, Flag of Cyprus Cyprus, Flag of The Knights The Knights, has it's capital in Arabia or Egypt or, when Emperor Emperor is enabled, is one of the other former crusader states (Flag of Athens Athens, Flag of Naxos Naxos and Flag of Epirus Epirus):

Jerusalem:

  • moves its Capital.png capital to Jerusalem (379).
  • becomes Catholicism Catholic.
  • get's new Mission.png Missions.

If Jerusalem:

  • is not a theocracy
    • then it changes its government to monarchy and enacts the Government Reform Crusader State.
  • is a theocracy
  • is a duchy
    • then it becomes a Kingdom rank kingdom.

The AI will never enact this decision.

Strategy[edit]

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Achievements[edit]

King of Jerusalem icon
Form the Kingdom of Jerusalem as Cyprus or The Knights.

References[edit]

  1. The script code of these events can be found in /Europa Universalis IV/events/flavorCYP.txt.
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