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Kingdom rankScandinavia
Primary culture
Swedish (Nordic)

Capital province
Stockholm (1)

Monarchy Government monarchy.png

State religion

Technology group
WesternWestern technology group
Scandinavian ideas

Traditions.png Traditions:

+5% Discipline
+15% Goods produced modifier

Construction cost.png Masterful Craftsmanship

−5% Construction cost
+1 Global possible number of buildings

Administrative efficiency.png Unified Scandinavia

+5% Administrative efficiency
+1 Possible policies

Trade efficiency.png Danish Baltic Fleet

+10% Trade efficiency
+5% Ship durability

Morale of navies.png Norwegian Marines

+20% Morale of navies

Cavalry cost.png Finnish Hakkapeliitta

−15% Cavalry cost
+0.5 Cavalry fire

Infantry combat ability.png Swedish Caroleans

+20% Infantry combat ability

Absolutism.png The Lion of the North

+1 Yearly absolutism
+10 Maximum absolutism

Idea bonus.png Ambition:

+20% National manpower modifier
For the region, see Scandinavia (region).

Scandinavia is a formable nation in Northern Europe. It can be formed by Flag of Sweden Sweden, Flag of Norway Norway, Flag of Iceland Iceland, Flag of Gotland Gotland, Flag of Finland Finland, Flag of Denmark Denmark, or Flag of Karelia Karelia, as well as by any country that culture shifts to a culture in the Nordic group.

If formed by Flag of Sweden Sweden, Flag of Norway Norway, or Flag of Denmark Denmark, it gets that nation's unique events.

Formation[edit | edit source]


Execute decision.pngForm Scandinavian Nation

For untold centuries the Kingdoms of the North have been divided and locked in internecine power struggles. Previous attempts at Union have ultimately failed, to the delight of their European neighbors. Even so, the vision of a lasting union remains a tantalizing possibility...

Potential requirements

Flag of Scandinavia Scandinavia does not exist.
The country:

If the country is AI-controlled, it:

Playing with normal or historical nations.


The country:


The country:

  • becomes Flag of Scandinavia Scandinavia.
  • gains Yearly prestige.png 10 prestige.
  • increases rank to Kingdom rank kingdom, if it is a Duchy rank duchy
  • gets permanent claims on Scandinavia region.
  • removes all provinces from the Holy Roman Empire, if it is a member and not an elector or the emperor.
  • gets “Increased Centralization” for Time Icon.png 20 years, giving:
    • Autonomy.png −0.05 monthly autonomy change,
    • National unrest.png +1 national unrest.

AI will always take this decision

Missions[edit | edit source]

Main article: Scandinavian missions

Events[edit | edit source]

Main article: Scandinavian events

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Main articles: Denmark#Strategy, Sweden#Strategy

The strategies for Scandinavia are extensions of play as either Denmark, Sweden, or Norway.

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