Adds brand-new diplomatic and advancement alternatives.

Europa Universalis 4, Paradox Interactive’s dizzyingly abundant grand technique video game, will be getting its 17th significant growth, entitled Leviathan, on 27th April.

Leviathan is concentrated on providing brand-new methods to prosper beyond unlimited growth and warmongering, presenting a series of brand-new diplomatic and financial alternatives to satisfy that objective. “Build a force of diplomats,” describes Paradox by method of example, “and utilize your flattery as a weapon versus others. Or draw wealth and power from the remote areas of your world to build a metropolitan area to be the engine of your economy.”

One of Leviathan’s most considerable additions is the capability for diplomats to proactively get Favours with a country (formerly they were accumulated with time), which can then be utilized to carry out beneficial diplomatic functions – such as deserting an alliance, or having a country return a core province – without needing to state war.

Europa Universalis IV: Leviathan – Story Trailer.

Elsewhere, Leviathan presents brand-new Regency alternatives, specialised colonial countries, the capability for provinces to broaden their facilities capability, Totemism, monoliths, brand-new system designs for Southeast Asian countries, and more, as detailed on Paradox’s website.

Europa Universalis 4’s Leviathan expansion will cost £15.49/€19.99/$19.99 USD when it releases on 27th April, and will be accompanied by a totally free upgrade for all gamers. This includes the similarity Australian Aboriginal countries, significant gameplay improvements for the American First Nations, plus map modifications to Southeast Asia and North America.

Paradox just recently presented an optional membership service for Europa Universalis 4, offering total access to the video game’s considerable heft of DLC – consisting of the upcoming Leviathan growth – for £3.99/€4.99/$4.99 USD a month.