Struggle for Dominance I (6 players)

This period covers the era from the invasion by Louis XII of France in 1499 to the betrayal of French-controlled Milan to Charles V of Austria in 1521.

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Coat of arms Country Home provinces Initial setup Initial ducats Double income
Autonomous Garrison in Savona, Garrison in Turin, Garrison in Montferrat, Garrison in Pavia, Garrison in Cremona, Garrison in Trent, Garrison in Mantua, Garrison in Ferrara, Garrison in Modena, Garrison in Lucca, Garrison in Piombino, Garrison in Siena, Garrison in Ragusa
Austria Austria Swiss, Tyrol, Austria, Hungary, Carinthia, Sardinia, Palermo, Messina Army in Tyrol, Army in Austria, Army in Swiss, Fleet in Sardinia, Fleet in Palermo, Army in Messina 0 no
Florence Florence Pisa, Pistoia, Florence, Arezzo Army in Arezzo, Army in Florence, Fleet in Pisa 6 yes
France France Avignon, Marseille, Provence, Saluzzo, Milan, Genoa, Naples, Bari Army in Avignon, Fleet in Marseille, Army in Saluzzo, Army in Milan, Fleet in Genoa, Army in Naples, Army in Bari 11 no
Papacy Papacy Bologna, Urbino, Patrimony, Perugia, Spoleto, Ancona, Rome Army in Bologna, Army in Perugia, Army in Rome, Fleet in Ancona 4 no
Turks Turks Bosnia, Herzegovina, Albania, Durazzo, Tunis Fleet in Tunis, Army in Albania, Fleet in Durazzo 4 no
Venice Venice Bergamo, Verona, Padua, Treviso, Friuli, Venice, Istria, Dalmatia Army in Treviso, Army in Padua, Garrison in Venice, Fleet in Dalmatia 9 yes
Cities that give additional income
Genoa, Milan, Naples
Disabled areas

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