South Korea South Korea gains cores August 15th, 1945. South Korea is playable from September 9th, 1948 to the present day. North Korea North Korea is South Korea's historical rival (and vice versa). South Korea (along with Israel Israel and Taiwan Taiwan) is guaranteed by the United States of America United States.

See also: North Korea North Korea, United States of America United States, China China, Japan Japan, Korea Korea, Taiwan Taiwan, Israel Israel



Form KoreaEdit


  • Primary Culture is Korean
  • Korea Korea does not exist
  • Is not a Icon vassal subject nation
  • Is not a Nomad nomad nation
  • At peace
  • Owns core provinces: Cheongju (1013), Hanseong (735), Gyeongju (736), Jeonju (737), Hwangju (733)

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Korea Korea
  • Gain Prestige25 Prestige
  • Gain a permanent claim to the Korea region
  • Trigger country event New Traditions & Ambitions
  • Gain country modifier Increased Centralization for 20 years:
    • -0.05 Autonomy Monthly Autonomy Change
    • +1 28px-National unrest National Unrest

Korean Ideas and Traditions Edit


  1. -20% Build Cost
  2. +25% Domestic Trade Power


  1. The Hanguel Alphabet: -5% Technology Cost
  2. Grand Code for State Administration: -10% Stability Cost Modifier
  3. Hang'yak System: +10% Production Efficiency
  4. Geobukseon: +10% Ship Durability
  5. The Hopae System: +5% National Manpower Modifier
  6. The Kyujanggak: -10% Idea Cost
  7. Economic Reform: +10% National Tax Modifier


  1. +10% Infantry Combat Ability