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The '''Papal Controller''' is a powerful honor that can be held by only one [[Religion#Catholic|catholic]] nation. The country with most Cardinals in the Curia is the Papal Controller. The Papal Controller will gain following bonuses:
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The '''Papal Controller''' is a title held by the [[Religion#Catholic|catholic]] nation with most Controlled (loyal) Cardinals in the Curia simultaneously.
  
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==Benefits==
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The Papal Controller will gain following bonuses:
 
* [[Stability]] Cost Modifier: {{green|-5%}}
 
* [[Stability]] Cost Modifier: {{green|-5%}}
 
* [[Diplomats]]: {{green|+1}}
 
* [[Diplomats]]: {{green|+1}}
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* Yearly Papal Influence: {{green|+2.00}}
 
* Yearly Papal Influence: {{green|+2.00}}
 
* [[Military_leaders|Leaders]] without Upkeep: {{green|+1}}
 
* [[Military_leaders|Leaders]] without Upkeep: {{green|+1}}
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* Can Excommunicate Catholics
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* Can call crusades
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* Break [[Diplomacy#Royal_Marriage|royal ties (marriage)]] without the -1 [[stability]] hit.
  
The Papal Controller also gains the ability to excommunicate Catholics, call crusades and can break [[Diplomacy#Royal_Marriage|royal ties]] without the {{green|-1}} stability hit.
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=== Excommunicate ===
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The Curia controller can excommunicate an enemy. This requires the enemy to be catholic, and for the [[Papal States]] to have a very negative opinion of them. Excommunication gives every other catholic nation a [[Casus Belli]] against them and increases yearly decay of prestige.
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=== Call a crusade ===
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The Curia controller can also call a crusade against a single target. This target must be a heathen. Every catholic nation receives a Casus Belli on the crusade target, and they receive bonuses to manpower, morale, prestige, and yearly papal influence while they are at war with them.
  
== Gaining control of the Curia ==
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== The Curia ==
The seven Cardinals who make up the Curia cannot be swayed.  
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The Curia is made up of seven Cardinals who, once chosen, remain in the Curia until death.
  
There are five Cardinals on the outside, waiting to get in to the Curia once another Cardinal dies. These Cardinals can be swayed by investing papal influence into them. You can also spend papal influence to further strengthen your hold over a Cardinal you already influence. Cardinals can only be influenced in increments of 5. A list of all bidders is visible when hovering over the current candidate controller.
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===Controlled Cardinals===
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Cardinals maintain a loyalty to the country that has invested the most{{icon|papal influence}}''papal influence'' in them; a country's loyal cardinals are referred to as '''Controlled Cardinals'''. Once a Cardinal enters the Curia, he can no longer be influenced, and remains loyal to the same country.
  
Each Cardinal has a country of origin, and that country gets a starting bonus to influence him.
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For each controlled Cardinal you get the following benefits:
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* {{green|+0.1}} {{icon|prestige}}Yearly [[prestige]]
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* {{green|+0.5}} {{icon|legitimacy}}Yearly [[legitimacy]]
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* {{green|-1.0%}} {{icon|technology cost}}[[Technology]] Cost Modifier
  
One of the five candidates is randomly chosen to be invested whenever one of the seven invested Cardinals dies.
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===Future Cardinals===
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There are also five '''Future Cardinals''', awaiting entry to the Curia once another Cardinal dies. These Cardinals ''can'' be swayed towards a country by investing papal influence into them. Cardinals can only be influenced in increments of 5. A list of all influencers displays when hovering over the Future Cardinal's current controller.
  
Papal influence is gained at the following rates per year:
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Cardinal have a country of origin, and that country gains a starting bonus to influence him of {{green|+10}}{{sup|Verification needed}}
* {{green|+20%}} of BaseTax per year (only considers Catholic provinces)
 
* {{green|+0.05}} per Courthouse and 5 per Cathedral (both in the Government line of buildings)
 
* +/- 0.02 per Papal State opinion point (-4 to +4)
 
* +/- 0.01 per Prestige point (-1 to +1)
 
* Religious Unity up to {{green|+5.00}}
 
* Papal Controller {{green|+2.00}}
 
* Controlled Cardinals {{green|+0.2}} per Cardinal.
 
* {{green|+0.5}} for being at peace.
 
  
== Cardinal bonuses ==
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When a Cardinal in the Curia dies, a random Future Cardinals is chosen to succeed him. He is replaced by a new, randomly generated Future Cardinal.
For each controlled Cardinal you get the following benefits:
 
* Yearly [[Prestige]]: {{green|+0.1}}
 
* Yearly [[Legitimacy]]: {{green|+0.5}}
 
* [[Technology]] Cost Modifier: {{green|-1.0%}}
 
  
== Actions ==
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===Papal influence===
=== Excommunicate ===
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Papal influence, used to gain the loyalty of Cardinals, accumulates on a monthly basis.
The Curia controller can excommunicate an enemy. This requires the enemy to be catholic, and for the [[Papal States]] to have a very negative opinion of them. Excommunication gives every other catholic nation a [[Casus Belli]] against them and increases yearly decay of prestige.
 
  
=== Call a crusade ===
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The following modifiers affect the total yearly gain of papal influence:
The Curia controller can also call a crusade against a single target. This target must be a heathen. Every catholic nation receives a Casus Belli on the crusade target, and they receive bonuses to manpower, morale, prestige, and yearly papal influence while they are at war with them.
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* {{green|+20%}} of BaseTax per year (only considers Catholic provinces)
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* {{green|+0.05}} per Courthouse and 5 per Cathedral (both in the Government line of buildings)
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* From {{red|-0.02}} to {{green|+0.02}} per [[Papal State]] opinion point towards you (-4 to +4{{sup|Is this the cap on the modifier?}})
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* From {{red|-0.01}} to {{green|+0.01}} per [[Prestige]] point (-1 to +1{{sup|Is this the cap on the modifier?}})
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* {{green|Up to +5.00}} from [[religious unity]]
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* {{green|+2.00}} for the current Papal Controller
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* {{green|+0.2}} per Controlled Cardinal (i.e. loyal to you)
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* {{green|+0.5}} for being at peace
  
 
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Revision as of 16:08, 2 November 2013

For the country itself, see the Papal States.

The Papal Controller is a title held by the catholic nation with most Controlled (loyal) Cardinals in the Curia simultaneously.

Benefits

The Papal Controller will gain following bonuses:

Excommunicate

The Curia controller can excommunicate an enemy. This requires the enemy to be catholic, and for the Papal States to have a very negative opinion of them. Excommunication gives every other catholic nation a Casus Belli against them and increases yearly decay of prestige.

Call a crusade

The Curia controller can also call a crusade against a single target. This target must be a heathen. Every catholic nation receives a Casus Belli on the crusade target, and they receive bonuses to manpower, morale, prestige, and yearly papal influence while they are at war with them.

The Curia

The Curia is made up of seven Cardinals who, once chosen, remain in the Curia until death.

Controlled Cardinals

Cardinals maintain a loyalty to the country that has invested the mostPapal influence.pngpapal influence in them; a country's loyal cardinals are referred to as Controlled Cardinals. Once a Cardinal enters the Curia, he can no longer be influenced, and remains loyal to the same country.

For each controlled Cardinal you get the following benefits:

Future Cardinals

There are also five Future Cardinals, awaiting entry to the Curia once another Cardinal dies. These Cardinals can be swayed towards a country by investing papal influence into them. Cardinals can only be influenced in increments of 5. A list of all influencers displays when hovering over the Future Cardinal's current controller.

Cardinal have a country of origin, and that country gains a starting bonus to influence him of +10[Verification needed]

When a Cardinal in the Curia dies, a random Future Cardinals is chosen to succeed him. He is replaced by a new, randomly generated Future Cardinal.

Papal influence

Papal influence, used to gain the loyalty of Cardinals, accumulates on a monthly basis.

The following modifiers affect the total yearly gain of papal influence:

  • +20% of BaseTax per year (only considers Catholic provinces)
  • +0.05 per Courthouse and 5 per Cathedral (both in the Government line of buildings)
  • From -0.02 to +0.02 per Papal State opinion point towards you (-4 to +4[Is this the cap on the modifier?])
  • From -0.01 to +0.01 per Prestige point (-1 to +1[Is this the cap on the modifier?])
  • Up to +5.00 from religious unity
  • +2.00 for the current Papal Controller
  • +0.2 per Controlled Cardinal (i.e. loyal to you)
  • +0.5 for being at peace