By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. I've found this strategy also works with Ireland, Brittany, and Granada too. Early on, you will probably only be able to afford one colonist active (and might even need to reduce funding if your economy is bad. This guide will take you through your starting years as Norway. Also, attacking Scotland for Highlands is an option, when they are being invaded by   England. Protestant: The tax income boost is nice but with America's infinite potential you don't really need it. Norway is a country situated in the far northern and western areas of the Scandinavian Peninsula; also ruling over Iceland, Orkney, Shetland, and the Faroe Islands. A place to share content, ask questions and/or talk about the grand strategy game Europa Universalis IV by Paradox Development Studio. then the culture of its capital becomes the primary culture. If you believe your item has been removed by mistake, please contact, This item is incompatible with Europa Universalis IV. This is a compilation and strategy article for Norway.Mechanics and flavor content are transcluded from other pages. Giving provinces to Sweden is not recommended, since making Sweden more powerful would encourage Sweden to backstab Norway. Start with the Carribean because it is a very important trade node and its provinces have really high base tax. Consider capturing a province next to the Holy Roman Empire in your independence war, and have Norway join the empire, which will greatly improve both your security and ease of expansion in Europe. In 1444 Norway is a junior partner in a personal union under Denmark (Kalmar Union), along with Sweden. Exploration ideas are more important than dip technology, because with a navigator advisor and "The Call of Our Forefathers" Norwegian idea you can reach Greenland before dip. With Denmark's help, you should be able to annex all of Sweden in a few wars. Reformed: The fervor foci can help you with trade or war or help calm down your people because you just conquered some huge chunk of land. The idea cost reduction can help you get colonists faster as well as provide you with other advantages over your European rivals. This is great for Scotland because, although their national ideas aren't designed for this strategy, as long as you're not a prick towards other nations the only real problem you will have is England, which can be easily taken out (or weakened) by declaring war on them at the exact same moment as the War of the Roses strikes (because the War of the Roses is nearly impossible to prevent starting in 1444). Norway is a country situated in the far northern and western areas of the Scandinavian Peninsula; also ruling over Iceland, Orkney, Shetland, and the Faroe Islands. This achievement is very hard to achieve. It works like a support independance. You need to sign in or create an account to do that. Using fervor can be a huge advantage in the game. You can't ally Sweden because you are both under Denmark in the Union. I dont understan, i have tried this in ironman and when i declare war on Denmark for independance and try to destroy Denmark's navy Sweden doesn't help me and i lose the battle, and then Denmark allies Verdun and i lose the war. You don't want to wait until the last minue because you'll get less money, but if you sell them all too early you will kill your income. yeah true, Norwegian wood is harder Last edited by scarfacecro; May 1, 2015 @ 7:46am #11 < > Showing 1-11 of 11 comments . I think it might have been added in art of war. Norway is in a great location for early colonization, with Iceland giving access to the Americas fairly early. A place to share content, ask questions and/or talk about the grand strategy game Europa … r/eu4. https://eu4.paradoxwikis.com/index.php?title=Norway&oldid=126699. R5: My Norwegian Wood run. Plus if you colonize the entire Carribean you get an acheivment. Quantity (besides the military bonsuses, expansion + quantity unlocks a policy that gives you an extra colonist and an increase in yearly settlers).