For first timers wanting to modify their game, Steam Workshop has thankfully made the whole process as easy as clicking the subscribe button on the mod you want and Crusader Kings II will automatically download it and add it to its launcher. With this mod, a player’s actions finally stick and personalities culminate in grandiose and memorable characters. Definitions of spriteType and portraitType elements for portraits. It will be saved for player-controlled targets as well, even if show_maybe_for_human is used. History of offmap powers (holder, status, ...), History of provinces (holdings built, change of culture or religion). Merge. use 00_ file prefix to override vanilla keys). If the name of the dependency includes space, you have to enclose the name in escaped quotation marks. Mods that specifically change the way_of_life_decisions file and mentioned events. And I'm sure the validator would find faults in it which is why I prefer human eyes. Full override. This also presents a plethora of different options for custom dynasties that the only drawback is that it makes the selection menu for a heraldic shield over a thousand clicks! Yet, however good the documentation, there is still a learning curve to it, and it cannot replace the need to read some working vanilla code and do lots of trial and error! Every decision you make in terms of how you want to execute your prisoners will fire off an event that will give flavour to your decisions! Finally, creating your perfect starting character has never been easier. Alternative to path. .txt files with external offsets for portrait frames, Dynamic rules to select portrait properties values. Some are simpler – but no less essential – cosmetic mods. Some are character mods, like the unlocker that allows you to customise the perfect ruler. If you cannot see the file extension .txt on your created text document then you will need to go to Folder Options and uncheck the "Hide file extensions for known file types". You have to have a certain level of "Punishment Law" to be able to use much more harsher executions! Note: titles that should be deactivated at game start (ex: reformed religion heads) must have an history file that disables the title. These decision IDs can be used with the decision console command. A few days ago I posted here asking about why tooltips in scripted effects were wonky. The new decision is based of the 'convert to norman' decision and is supposed to work the same. Making sure that file extensions can be seen. The Validator says that "agnatic_cognatic_succession" and "absolute_cognatic_succession" is not a valid law. Some have culture or religious requirements to be able to use them! This shows the old method of using the "mod" folder found in the main CK2 directory. 4. If you were to load up your mod now you will find that our changes have not taken place, and England remains as England. This page explains how to use the decision command in Crusader Kings 2 with detailed documentation and examples. It’s also worth pointing out many of these are now porting over to the CK3 mods scene as well! The year is 2666, and centuries have passed since a cataclysmic event knocked human civilisation back to the medieval period. CK2 Decision IDs. Cannot be overridden, attempts to do so will result in multiple minor titles with the same tags, like traits, Defines dynamically defined modifiers, in particular special. Pushing back the start date to 476, a whole new world of content is available to the player and a rich time extension is populated by meticulously researched settings, bookmarks, and historical persons. I've got pretty much everything working, but I'm hopeless at making decisions. The exact value will be saved to the local variable local_ai_acceptance_score, similar to how 3rd party score is saved. CK3 Modding #1 -Brief introduction to modding. Starting from your "Documents" folder (or "My Documents") we must navigate to "Paradox Interactive". Below are some examples mod files, depending on the category of the mod: Small mods are the most common, and should neither use user_dir nor replace_path in order to keep compatibility with other small mods. No support for appending existing definitions from a different file. Conditions for being allowed to build each holding type. I'm trying to get the decision to only show up while the Pope's opinion of you is below 0. Also, each mod will tell you on the side menu if it requires certain DLC. Just the setting alone makes this worth checking out, not to mention all of the work that’s gone into setting up this post-apocalyptic North America. Useful if you want to tweak an entire event or chain of events without rebooting the game every time. The first line of a .mod file defines what the name of the mod will appear to be in the launcher. What went wrong? After all, even if one focuses on just the popular choices, so many other excellent mods might be overlooked. We suggest you try the article list with no filter applied, to browse all available. Modding, or creating mods, is the act of modifying the assets or behavior of the game either for personal use, or to release publicly to other players, for instance via Paradox Mods or the Steam Workshop . Defines nations not represented on the map, but with a significant influence over it. Warning: do not set user_dir for sub-mods of a main mod, as all user_dir of active mods are concatenated. Keep in mind that vassal does not necessarily mean a direct vassal, it can be anybody at all just, it is like a normal decision but appears once per person. Unique playthroughs and unique dynasties are finally available to the player. Crusader Kings II is probably the best game in all of PC gaming to represent the intense political action of George R.R. Therefore, I have created this fantastic mod.