Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio today released Res Publica, the newest expansion for Europa Universalis IV, the award-winning grand strategy game of empire-building and global domination. Res Publica provides eager emperors and dedicated dictators with new options for trading and governing their empires, and is available now for Windows, Mac, and Linux for $4.99.
Res Publica, a Latin phrase meaning “Public Affairs,” is the latest expansion to Europa Universalis IV, gives players even more ways to rewrite history in the award-winning grand strategy title, enhancing and improving the experience of governing with a close eye on history. In Res Publica, dictators and diplomats will discover new means of directing the growth of their kingdoms, and discover new tricks to keep their nation stable – or crumble their enemies’ support.
The highlights of Res Publica include:
- A Republic If You Can Keep It: Manipulate the factions of Merchant Republics, create new trade posts and reap bonuses. You can also exploit the inner power struggles of the Dutch Republic and their unique election events
- Meet the New Boss: Try the all-new Republican Dictatorship government type, and decide between increases in national power or Republic Tradition through new in-game opportunities and events
- Don’t Fight the Power: Retain power for the ruling family by backing your heirs in Elective Monarchies; boost your growth with the National Focus bonus and spend your points on Administrative, Diplomatic, or Military Power