General Information Edit

Belgium Belgium is playable from July 21st, 1831 to the present. Belgium is a country in Benelux region; it borders Netherlands Netherlands, Modern France France, Luxembourg Luxembourg and Germany Germany. Belgium became independent because of a Belgian Revolution on the October 4th, 1830. The Catholic people in the south of the United Provinces did the Revolution. Belgium Belgium was internationally recognized on the April 19th, 1839.

See also: Modern France France, Netherlands Netherlands, Germany Germany, Luxembourg Luxembourg, Congo-Kinshasa Congo-Kinshasa, Great Britain Great Britain, European Union European Union, Spain Spain

Strategy Edit

Form Belgium BelgiumEdit


  • Primary culture is Flemish or Wallonian
  • Belgium Belgium does not exist
  • Is not:
  • Owns Core Provinces: Brabant (92), Vlaanderen (90), Antwerpen (1744), Ghent (1865), and Hainaut (91)
  • Administrative tech Administrative technology of at least 76
  • Is not a Icon vassal subject nation
  • At Peace

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Belgium Belgium
  • Randomly owned province
    • Gain Tax Base Icon 1 Base Tax
  • Gain28px-Prestige25 Prestige
  • Gain country modifier Increased Centralization for 20 years:
    • -0.05 28px-Autonomy Monthly Autonomy Change
    • +1 28px-National unrest National Unrest

Belgian Ideas and TraditionsEdit


  1. +15% Manpower Recovery Speed
  2. +15% National Manpower Modifier


  1. Flemish Klauwaerts: +10% Shock Damage & +2.5% Discipline
  2. King, Law, Liberty: +1 Yearly Legitimacy
  3. Joyous Entries: -1 National Unrest
  4. 'Horum omnium fortissimi sunt Belgae sun': +10% Morale of Armies
  5. Multilingual Country: +1 Max Promoted Cultures
  6. Sillon Dustriel Sambre et Meuse: +10% Production Efficiency
  7. First Railway of Continental Europe: +10% Goods Produced Modifier


  1. +15% Trade Efficiency