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Kingdom rankSonora
Primary culture
American (British)

Capital province
Opata (4650)

Republic Government republic.png

State religion

Technology group
WesternWestern technology group
Sonoran ideas
Traditions.png Traditions:
+10% National tax modifier
+1 Yearly prestige

Mercenary manpower.png Republic of Mercenaries

+50% Mercenary manpower
+5% Mercenary discipline

Core-creation cost.png The Sale of Sonoran Script

−10% Core-creation cost

Yearly inflation reduction.png Gold, Gold, Gold!

+0.10 Yearly inflation reduction

Land fire damage.png Cowboy Country

+10% Land fire damage

Light ship cost.png Taking What’s Ours

−10% Light ship cost
+10% Privateer efficiency

Land force limit modifier.png Uniting the Outlaws

+33% Land force limit modifier

Prestige from land battles.png Taking the Fight South

+50% Prestige from land battles
+15% Movement speed

Idea bonus.png Ambition:

+1 Leader siege
For the area, see Sonora (area).

Sonora is a formable country in 'Colonial California' region of North America that is not available at any game start.

Formation[edit | edit source]

Sonora can be formed by any former colonial nation that owns the required provinces of ‘Colonial California’ (colonial region).


Execute decision.pngForm Sonora Nation

Here in the lush fertile lands of the American Northwest and free from the colonial powers of the Old World, we find ourselves capable of cutting all ties with our old identity and drafting a constitution that promises to protect the rights of citizens and landowners. We will form a new nation on the principles of freedom and unity.

Potential requirements Allow
  • Flag of Sonora Sonora does not exist.
  • Administrative technology.png Administrative technology is at least 10.
  • is not a subject nation other than a tributary state.
  • is not at war.
  • Capital.png Capital is in the Colonial California region.
  • Province icon.png owns at least 3 cities in the Baja California and Sonora areas as cores.


The country:

If the country:

  • is a member of the Holy Roman Empire and not an elector or the emperor
    • then all its provinces are removed from the HRE.
  • is a duchy
    • then it becomes a Kingdom rank kingdom.
  • if primary culture is in the British culture group:
    • change Primary culture.png primary culture to American.
  • if primary culture is in the Iberian culture group:
    • change Primary culture.png primary culture to Mexican.
  • does not have custom ideas

References[edit | edit source]

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