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Kingdom rankScandinavia
Primary culture
Swedish (Scandinavian)

Capital province
Stockholm (1)

Administrative MonarchyGovernment monarchy.png

State religion

Technology group
WesternWestern technology group
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 or Flag of Denmark Denmark, as well as by any country (except the Papal State and Holy Roman Empire) that culture shifts to a culture in the Scandinavian group.



 Form 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

  Scandinavia does not exist.

This country:

If AI-controlled further:

  • has at least 10 cities.
  • is not a former colonial nation

This country:


This country:

  • changes to   Scandinavia.
  • gains  10 prestige.
  • gets the modifier “Increased Centralization” for 20 years with the following effects:
    •  −0.05 Monthly autonomy change
    •  +1 National unrest
  • gets permanent claims on all provinces of the Scandinavia (region) that are not owned by Scandinavia.

If   Scandinavia:

  • 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
    • then it becomes a   kingdom.


  • It is possible to get the Sweden is not overpowered! Achievement after forming Scandinavia as Sweden.
  • It is possible to get "The Iron Price" achievement after forming Scandinavia as Denmark.
  • It is not possible to get the "Østindisk Kompagni Te" achievement after forming Scandinavia as Denmark.
  • After forming Scandinavia, events for the player's previous country will no longer fire. E.g. after forming Scandinavia as Denmark, Danish events will no longer fire.


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

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