Thuringia

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Duchy rankThuringia
Thuringia.png
Primary culture
Saxon (Germanic)

Capital province
Weimar (4743)

Government
Feudal Nobility Government monarchy.png

State religion
CatholicCatholic.png

Technology group
WesternWestern technology group
Thüringian ideas
Traditions.png Traditions:
+1 Diplomat
+1 Leader without upkeep

Legitimacy.png The Partition of Leipzig

+1 Yearly legitimacy

Fort defense.png Fortifications of Erfurt

+20% Fort defense

Tolerance heretic.png Protector of Reformers

+2 Tolerance of heretics

Administrative technology cost.png Salana University

−10% Administrative technology cost

Chance of new heir.png The Saxon Duchies

+50% Chance of new heir

Idea cost.png Weimar Classicism

−10% Idea cost

Diplomatic relations.png Expansive Marriage Policy

+1 Diplomatic relation

Idea bonus.png Ambition:

+20% Improve relations
For the area, see Thuringia (area).

Thuringia is a country in northern Germany starting the game in a personal union under Flag of Saxony Saxony. Thuringia is fully independent from 1485 and onwards (except between the years of 1573 and 1586 when they are a vassal under Saxony) and takes Saxony's place as elector within the Holy Roman Empire between the 1464 and 1547 start dates. Thuringia borders Flag of Saxony Saxony, Flag of Bohemia Bohemia, Flag of Bayreuth Bayreuth, Flag of Bamberg Bamberg, Flag of Wurzburg Wurzburg, Flag of Hesse Hesse, Flag of Brunswick Brunswick and Flag of Goslar Goslar.

Missions[edit]

Main article: Saxon missions

Decisions[edit]

As country with Saxon primary culture Thuringia is able to form both Flag of Prussia Prussia and Flag of Saxony Saxony.

id

Execute decision.pngForm Saxony

The Duchy of Saxony has passed hands between dynasties and even shifted territory considerably over the centuries. Perhaps we too should lay claim to it?
 
Potential requirements

The country:

If the country is AI controlled,

  • it cannot be a custom nation.
  • it cannot be a former colonial nation.
Allow

Flag of Saxony Saxony does not exist.

The country:


Effects

The country:

If Flag of Saxony Saxony:

id

Execute decision.pngReform into Prussia

The lands once conquered and Germanized by the Teutonic Order will always need protection against rapacious neighbors. Should the Order fail in this duty, we can take their place and usher in a new era of prosperity and Prussian discipline.
 
Potential requirements
  • Playing with normal or historical nations
  • Has never been an end-game tag
  • Has not formed Prussia before
  • Primary culture is Pomeranian, Saxon or Prussian
  • Is not Flag of Prussia Prussia, Flag of Germany Germany, the Flag of Holy Roman Empire Holy Roman Empire, Flag of Brandenburg Brandenburg
  • Is not the Flag of Teutonic Order Teutonic Order with theocracy government reform enabled
  • Does not have the Celestial Empire government reform
  • Is not a theocracy
  • If AI-controlled:
    • Is not playing a custom nation
    • The Protestantism Protestant or Reformed.png Reformed religion is enabled
    • Flag of Prussia Prussia does not exist
Allow
  • Flag of Prussia Prussia does not exist
  • Administrative tech.png Administrative technology is at least 10
  • is not a subject nation other than a tributary state.
  • Is not a steppe horde
  • Is not at war
  • Religion is Reformed.png Reformed or Protestantism Protestant
  • Owns core provinces Königsberg (41), Warmia (42) and Danzig (43)

Effects

The country:

  • becomes Flag of Prussia Prussia
  • gets new Mission.png missions.
  • gets the modifier “Increased Centralization” for 20 years with the following effects:
    • Autonomy.png−0.05 monthly autonomy change,
    • National unrest.png+1 national unrest.
  • changes its government to monarchy
  • enacts the government reform Prussian Monarchy
  • gains Prestige.png 25 prestige
  • changes its primary culture to Prussian
  • gains a permanent claim on all non-owned provinces in the West Prussia and East Prussia areas

If Flag of Prussia Prussia:

  • is a member of the Holy Roman Empire but not the emperor or an elector
    • then all its provinces are removed from the HRE.
  • is a duchy and the Emperor emperor DLC is not enabled or the HRE does not exist:
    • then it becomes a Kingdom rank kingdom.
  • is a republic:
  • is not a republic:
    • then it changes its government to monarchy and enacts the government reform Prussian Monarchy
  • has the States General reform
  • does not have custom or Prussian ideas

One random owned province with Saxon or Pomeranian culture that is not the capital:

  • Change culture to Prussian

Change the capital's culture to Prussian

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