Basic Information Edit

Genoa Genoa is an Italian Merchant Republic in northwest Italy, with colonies throughout the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Genoa is playable for almost a millennium, being annexed by France France on June 10th 1805. Despite this, Genoa later falls back into Italian hands, but not as an independent state, but instead as the Sardinia-Piedmont Kingdom of Sardinia-Piedmont.

See also: France France, Venice Venice, Provence Provence, Corsica Corsica, Byzantium Byzantium, Ottomans Ottomans, Theodoro Theodoro, Crimea Crimea, Mongol Empire Mongolia, Sardinia-Piedmont Sardinia-Piedmont



Form Italy Italian NationEdit


Upon Enactment:

  • Country Changes to Italy Italy
  • Set government rank to Kingdom Kingdom if Duchy Duchy.
  • If an Holy Roman Empire HRE member and not an elector or emperor
    • Leave the HRE Icon HRE
    • Emperor receives event Italy breaks out of the Empire.
    • Emperor receives the opinion modifier Left the Holy Roman Empire towards Italy, worth -150 opinion.
  • Gain 28px-Prestige25 Prestige
  • Gain a Cost to fabricate claims permanent claim on the Italian Region
  • Get the event New Traditions & Ambitions.

Genoese Ideas and TraditionsEdit


  1. +10% Trade Efficiency
  2. -1 Interest Per Annum


  1. Reuniting the Nation: -10% Stability Cost Modifier & -10% Cost to Justify Trade Conflict
  2. Lessons of Chioggia: +20% Morale of Navies
  3. Rebuilding Genoese Trade: +10% Trade Power Abroad & +10% National Sailors Modifier
  4. Build the Genoese Arsenal: -33% Galley Cost
  5. Overhaul the Bureaucracy: +10% National Tax Modifier
  6. Setup the Office of the Grand Admiral: +25% Naval Force Limit Modifier
  7. Standardization of Designs: -10% Shipbuilding Time


  1. −20% Naval Maintenance Modifier

Update 1.12/1.13 Edit

Pros Edit

  • Genoa gets an extra province (Albenga).
  • Genoa has more income now with the new development system.
  • Easier to convert your provinces now with the new development system.
  • Genoa Trade Node is now a End-Node.

Cons Edit

  • Genoa has a new primary culture (Ligurian). *Because now neighboring provinces are in the same culture group and won't be accepted
  • Split between Greek and Pontic culture.