Paradox Interactive announces a September 6th release date for Dharma,
the upcoming Jenna Elfman-free expansion for Europa Universalis IV.
Owners of the base game who don't become dharma chameleons are still going to get
something out of this, as the add-on will be accompanied by a patch: "As usual
with Paradox expansions, Dharma will be accompanied by a large update, free for
all Europa Universalis players. The Mughals update will include a more detailed
map of the Indian region, a renewed Estate system, and a new approach to
Policies." Here's a new
trailer and here's more:
The riches and intrigue of Indian politics
are the focus of Europa Universalis IV: Dharma, the newest expansion to Paradox
Development Studio’s classic historical grand strategy game. Will you defend the
subcontinent against foreign commercial empires? Can you set up a European
trading empire in one of the richest lands on the globe?
You will get your chance to build a new world-spanning empire on 06 September,
2018, less than a month from today.
Features in Europa Universalis IV: Dharma include:
Design Your Government: Unlock reforms that
will define how you govern your kingdom or republic, earning free policies
and boosting the power of some estates.
Reworked Policy System: Policies get a new
look in the free update, but Dharma will include special bonuses that make
this system even more attractive.
Trade Company Investments: Upgrade and
improve the provinces tied to your trade companies, conferring bonuses both
to the European master and neighboring Indian nations.
New Cossack Government: Exclusive for
owners of The Cossacks expansion.
New Indian Mission Trees: Unique mission
paths for the most important Indian sultanates and kingdoms.
New Indian Estates: Alongside a free update
to the estate system, India gets five new castes. Raise the brahmins to
reduce unrest in a province or install Jain governors for a boost to income
while reducing manpower..
New Mughal Culture Bonus: The Mughal Empire
can assimilate and accommodate newly conquered cultures with ease.
Charter Companies: Europeans can buy a
foothold into trade charter zones in Africa and Asia, if they can find a
prince that trusts them.
Upgraded Trade Centers: Invest in the
development of your Centers of Trade
And more, including: new ways to suppress
rebellion, the monsoon season, new uses for colonists in non-colonial
development, scornful insults, multiplayer teams, new art, and a host of new