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Italian missions

This is a list of all missions of Flag of Italy Italy.[1]

Prosperity For AllDevelop The SouthContinue the RenaissanceAlpine DefensesItalia TransalpinaThe Seven ProvincesThe Gallic WarsReturn His LegionsTake The LittoralRedeem TiroloHumiliate AustriaA Real Roman EmpireSpagna TarraconenseHispaniaeCross The PindusReclaim Our Latin HeritageAnatolian FrontierComplete The RisorgimentoThe Roman QuestionAmong The Great PowersA Worthy NavyAfrica ProconsulareBefriend EthiopiaInvade EgyptTerra SantaEMP Italian Missions.png

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Contents

National missionsEdit

Developing the nationEdit

Mission Completion requirements Effects Prerequisites
 
Prosperity For All
Our great unification cannot be purely political. We must do our utmost to provide security and economic strength for all Italians, so that we all may prosper.
  Italy and its non-tributary subjects own at least 8 provinces that are prosperous.[2]   Italy gets the modifier ‘Italian Prosperity’ for 20 years, granting:
  •   −10% Development cost
  •   −25% Stability cost modifier
 
Develop The South
Stability alone is not enough to improve the lot of all our people. Southern Italy in particular has historically suffered great hardships. If we want all Italians to be content with our rule, we must pay special attention to the Mezzogiorno.
  Italy owns at least 5 provinces in Campania, Eastern Sicily, Western Sicily, Calabria or Apulia that have a  development of at least 25. Every province of   Italy in Campania, Eastern Sicily, Western Sicily, Calabria and Apulia gets the modifier ‘Southern Focus’ for 20 years, granting:
  •   −2 Local unrest
  •   +10% Local tax modifier
  Prosperity For All
 
Continue the Renaissance
Italy has long been the cradle of intellectual though and artistic achievement. We should do our utmost to support these fine traditions, and expand the educational centers of learning which have done so much to spread new ideas and inspire new generations of thinkers and artists.
  Italy owns at least 5 provinces with a university.   Italy gets the modifier ‘Continued Renaissance’ for 20 years, granting:
  •   −10% Embracement cost
  •   +10% Institution spread
  Develop The South

Italian conquestEdit

Mission Completion requirements Effects Prerequisites
 
Alpine Defenses
Italy's natural border in the north is the Alps, but the Alps alone cannot stop invading armies. We must ensure that adequate defenses are in place to prevent enemy armies from marching through Alpine passes into our lands.
  Italy owns a fortress in any 5 provinces in the following   areas:
  • Liguria
  • Piedmont
  • Lombardy
  • Po Valley
  • Venetia
  Italy gains a permanent claim on the following areas:
  • Provence
  • Savoy
  • Dalmatia
  • Istria
  • Licca
  • Durazzo
  • Trieste
  • Rijeka
  • Cattaro
 
Italia Transalpina
Provence and Savoy have historical relations with our great country, and we should do everything in our power to strengthen those ties, such as conquering those lands.
  Italy owns all provinces in the following areas:
  • Provence
  • Savoy
  Italy gains a permanent claim on the following areas:
  • Languedoc
  • Guyenne
  • Poitou
  • Auvergne
  • Gascony
  Alpine Defenses
 
The Seven Provinces
The Occitans of southern France have longstanding connections with Italy, with mutual influences on culture, thinking, and peoples. It is only right that we encourage these connections, and bringing southern France into the fold.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following areas:
  • Languedoc
  • Guyenne
  • Poitou
  • Auvergne
  • Gascony
  Italy gains a permanent claim on the France region   Italia Transalpina
 
The Gallic Wars
Long ago, our ancestors went forth and brought civilization to Gaul. Quiet frankly, it's about time we do it again.
  Italy or a non-tributary subject owns at least 50 provinces in the France region.   Italy gains a permanent claim on   Paderborn   The Seven Provinces
 
Return His Legions
We have pushed ourselves deep into old Gaul, but our achievements are still overshadowed by the conquests of the great Giulio Cesare. We must strike out and achieve something the ancient Romans never succeeded in doing - we must defeat the Germans at Teutoberg Forest!
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own   Paderborn   Italy gains the ‘Further Than Ceasar’ country modifier until the end of the game, giving the following effects:
  •   +1 Yearly prestige
  •   −5% Aggressive expansion impact
  The Gallic Wars
 
Take The Littoral
Italy controls many ports on the Adriatic, but many other realms control many other ports on that great sea as well. It would be prudent for us to secure the coastline and prevent interlopers from encroaching upon our waters.
  Italy owns at least one province in each of the following areas:
  • Dalmatia
  • Durazzo
  • Istria
  • Licca
  • Trieste
  • Rijeka
  • Cattaro
  Italy gains a permanent claim on the Tirol area   Alpine Defenses
 
Redeem Tirolo
Tirol, as the Germans call it, is a great Alpine territory, one that has served as a crossroads and a bastion for many great empires, including the Romans. Some of our people still live among those mountains, particularly in the south. If we secured those lands, we would be bringing more Italians into the fold and giving a great defensive line in the north.
  Italy owns the Tirol area   Italy gains the ‘Experienced Alpini’ country modifier for 20 years, giving the following effect:
  •   +10% Infantry combat ability
  Take The Littoral
 
Humiliate Austria
The Austrians have long been a thorn in our side, and continue to pretend they are better than us. They even have had the gall to proclaim themselves 'Roman' emperors! It is time we showed them that we are not to be trifled with.
  Austria does not exist or is a subject of   Italy, is not the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, and is not a   Great power   Italy gains   50 prestige

  Italy gains   10 army tradition

  Redeem Tirolo
 
A Real Roman Empire
Our domains stretch across the map, and our competitors have been humbled. It is time we acknowledge that we are the true and sole inheritors of Rome's greatness.
  Italy is the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire or the Holy Roman Empire must not exist and   Italy has a government rank of   Empire   Italy gains a permanent claim on the following areas:
  • Albania
  • Northern Greece
  • Kesriye
  • Tessalonica
  • Aragon
  • Catalonia
  • Valencia
  • Baleares

  Roma gains:

  •   2 Base tax
  •   2 Base production
  •   2 Base manpower
  The Gallic Wars

  Humiliate Austria

 
Spagna Tarraconense
Our control of the Mediterranean can never be complete as long as we have interlopers like the Spanish around. We must assert our power along the eastern Iberian coast, and stop the Spanish from infringing on our sea.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following areas:
  • Aragon
  • Catalonia
  • Valencia
  • Baleares
  Italy gains a permanent claim on the Iberia region   A Real Roman Empire
 
Hispaniae
The weak Spanish continue to insist on an unenlightened existence away from our benevolent rule. We must reach out, and help them flourish under the enlightened guidance of Italy.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the Iberia region   Italy gains:
  •   75 Diplomatic power
  •   75 Administrative power
  •   75 Military power
  Spagna Tarraconense
 
Cross The Pindus
Our hold on the Adriatic will not be secure as long as there is a great hinterland full of strife. It is only under our rule that there can be peace, and so we must set forth and bring these war-torn lands under our industrious governance.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the Albania and Northern Greece areas

  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own   Kesriye and   Tessalonica

  Italy gains a permanent claim on the following areas:
  • Aegean Archipelago
  • Thrace
  • Morea
  A Real Roman Empire
 
Reclaim Our Latin Heritage
Centuries ago, our ancestors attempted to mend the Great Schism and assert control over the heart of the Eastern Roman world. They succeeded, for a time, but gradually their power waned and their domains fell. It is time we tried again.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following areas:
  • Aegean Archipelago
  • Thrace
  • Morea

  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own   Constantinople

  Italy gains a permanenet claim on the following areas:
  • Aydin
  • Hüdavendigar
  • Germiyan
  • Çukurova
  Cross The Pindus
 
Anatolian Frontier
Our eastern holdings cannot be safe as long as the Turks continue to threaten us in Anatolia. We must create a new frontier in Asia Minor, to subjugate those who would threaten our domains.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following areas:
  • Aydin
  • Hüdavendigar
  • Germiyan
  • Çukurova
  Italy gains the ‘Eastern Romans’ country modifier until the end of the game, giving the following effects:
  •   +10% National manpower modifier
  •   +10% Land force limit modifier
  Reclaim Our Latin Heritage

Uniting our landEdit

Mission Completion requirements Effects Prerequisites
 
Complete The Risorgimento
Although we may have created an Italian state, our work is not yet done! There are still Italians out there who cry out to be reunited with their brothers. We must liberate all of our people from foreign rule!
  Italy owns all provinces in the Italian region.   Italy gains the ‘From the Po to the Toe’ country modifier until the end of the game, granting:
  •   +1 Diplomatic reputation
 
The Roman Question
The Italian nation and the Papacy are in an awkward position. Through tradition and history, the Papacy claims the right to rule large swathes of Central Italy. Through people and geography, Italy claims the right to rule all of the Italian peninsula. Tensions will remain between the two institutions, unless a more permanent agreement can be reached.
  Italy has   religious unity of at least 100%

  Italy is the Papal controller

  Italy gains the ‘The Roman Answer’ country modifier for 20 years, granting:
  •   +1% Missionary strength
  •   +2 Tolerance of the true faith
  Complete The Risorgimento
 
Among The Great Powers
Our prestige and power means little if it is not acknowledged by our neighbors. We must ensure the we have a place among the Great Powers of the world, and that they acknowledge us as their equal in relations and might.
  Italy is a   great power

  Italy has an ally that is a great power

  Italy gains   10 Republican tradition   The Roman Question

Overseas expansionEdit

Mission Completion requirements Effects Prerequisites
 
A Worthy Navy
Italy is a large peninsula, surrounded by vast waters and many other naval powers. Without a respectable fleet of our own, we would be defenseless against naval blockades and invasions. We must construct a fleet to defend our lands and our glories.
  Italy has a total navy size of at least 90.0% of the Force Limit   Italy gains permanent claims on the following   areas:
  • Tunisia
  • Djerba
  • Tripolitania
 
Africa Proconsulare
Our hold on the Mediterranean is under threat by Barbary pirates and other scoundrels from North Africa. If we want to project our lands, we must destroy the pirates' hideouts and the North African governments which protect them.
  Italy owns all provinces in the following   areas:
  • Tunisia
  • Djerba
  • Tripolitania
  Italy gains ‘Scipio's Helmet’ for 20 years, granting:
  •   −15% Naval maintenance modifier
  •   +1 Yearly naval tradition
  A Worthy Navy
 
Befriend Ethiopia
Ancient legends speak of the Kingdom of Prester John, a Christian king who lived on the far side of heathen realms. Gradually, we learned more - Marco Polo himself spoke of the great Christian kingdom of Ethiopia, and our contacts with that African land have only increased since then. It is in the interests of posterity and in our strategic interests for us to reach out to the Ethiopian people and forge bonds of friendship and mutual protection.
  Italy is allied with   Ethiopia   Italy gains   100 diplomatic power

  Italy gains permanent claims on the following   areas:

  • Delta
  • Bahari
  Africa Proconsulare
 
Invade Egypt
Our domains may stretch far, but venerable Egypt still remains beyond our grasp. These rich lands would be a gateway to the east and the lucrative trades of Asia and Africa.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following   areas
  • Delta
  • Bahari
  Italy gains   2 mercantilism

  Italy gains the "Alexandria Ambition" trade modifier in the Alexandria node for 20 years, granting:

  •   +50 Trade power
  Befriend Ethiopia
 
Terra Santa
As a great state, it is our solemn and righteous duty to protect the Holy Lands. Providence calls us forth to establish a new regime in Jerusalem, and bring the whole of the Levant under our pious administration.
  Italy or its non-tributary subjects own all provinces in the following   areas:
  • Palestine
  • Syria
  • Aleppo
  Italy gains   50 prestige   Invade Egypt

FootnotesEdit

  1. The script code is located in /Europa Universalis IV/missions/EMP_Italian_Missions.txt.
  2. If the   ‘Mandate of Heaven’ is not enabled then all provinces of   Italy must instead have a devastation of less than 1%.