General InformationEdit

Aden Aden is a Yemeni kingdom that is playable from 1018 to 1062, from 1083 to 1174, and from 1443 to 1454, where the country is annexed by Yemen Yemen.

See also: Yemen Yemen, Najran Najran, Hadhramaut Hadhramaut, Rassids Rassids, Mahra Mahra, Mikhlaf Mikhlaf, Medina Medina, Dawasir Dawasir



Form Arabia ArabiaEdit


  • Primary culture is in the Arabic Culture Group
  • Arabia Arabia does not exist
  • Administrative tech Administrative Technology at Least 55
  • Is not a Subject colony icon colonial nation
  • Is not a Icon vassal subject nation
  • Is not a Nomad nomad nation
  • At Peace
  • Owns Core Province: Alexandria, Cairo, Aleppo, Jerusalem, Damascus, Medina, Mecca, Aden, Sanaa, Al-Aridand, Qatif, Muscat, Nizwa, and Baghdad

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Arabia Arabia
  • GainPrestige25 Prestige
  • Gain a permanent claim on the Mashriq, Egypt and Arabia areas.
  • Set government rank to Empire Empire.
  • Gain country modifier National unrest Increased Centralization for 20 years:
    • -0.05 28px-Autonomy Monthly Autonomy Change
    • +1 National unrest National Unrest
  • If an Holy Roman Empire HRE member and not an elector, all provinces are removed from the Empire.

Unite Yemen YemenEdit


  • Primary culture is Yemeni
  • Yemen Yemen does not exist
  • Is not:
  • Owns Core Provinces: Mocha (387), Aden (388), San'a (318), Taiz (4402)
  • Is not a Icon vassal subject nation.
  • Is not a Subject colony icon colonial nation.
  • Is not a Attitude threatened custom nation
  • Is not a Government steppe horde steppe nomad
  • At Peace

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Yemen Yemen
  • If not an emperor or elector within the Holy Roman Empire Holy Roman Empire, all provinces will be removed from the Empire.
  • If Duchy Duchy, then government rank is upgraded to Kingdom Kingdom.
  • Gain a permanent claim to the Yemen, Upper Yemen, Tihama al-Yemen, and Hadramut areas.
  • Gain 28px-Prestige25 Prestige
  • Gain country modifier Increased Centralization for 20 years:
    • -0.05 28px-Autonomy Monthly Autonomy Change
    • +1 28px-National unrest National Unrest
  • Trigger country event "New Traditions & Ambitions"

Unify Islam Edit


  • Power points is 100 in:
    • IconPowerAdministrativeAdministrative
    • IconPowerMilitaryMilitary
    • IconPowerDiplomaticDiplomatic
  • Owns or a vassal owns the provinces:
    • Cordoba, Tunis, Fez, Mecca, Medina, Damascus, Aden, Muscat, Baghdad, Samarkand, Zaranj
  • All owned provinces are in the Muslim religion group

Upon Enactment:

  • Adds the modifier Stability cost modifier A United Islam for the rest of the campaign:
    • Stability cost modifier-20% Stability Cost Modifier
    • Missionary strength+2% Missionary Strength
    • Tolerance own+2 Tolerance of the True Faith
    • Tolerance heretic+1 Tolerance of Heretics
  • Lose 100 points in
    • IconPowerAdministrativeAdministrative
    • IconPowerMilitaryMilitary
    • IconPowerDiplomaticDiplomatic

Yemeni Ideas and Traditions Edit


  1. +10% Infantry Combat Ability
  2. +10% Institution Spread


  1. Al-Yaman, Felicitous Arabia: +10% Goods Produced Modifier
  2. Coffea Arabica: +10% Global Trade Power
  3. Control of the Red Sea: +10% Trade Efficiency
  4. Yemeni Architecture: +1 Yearly Prestige
  5. Uniting the Yemeni Tribes: +10% National Manpower Modifier
  6. Promoting the Yemeni Trade Ports: +1 Merchants
  7. Foreign Embassies: +1 Diplomats


  1. +10% Production Efficiency