Ukraine Ukraine is playable since January 22nd, 1918 until December 30th, 1922, and from August 24th, 1991 to the present.

See also: Russia Russia, Soviet Union Soviet Union, Belarus Belarus, Poland Poland, Romania Romania, Moldova Moldova, Flag of Slovakia Slovakia, Hungary Hungary, Kievan Rus Kievan Rus


Reclaim Ruthenian Legacy (Form Ukraine Ukraine) Edit


  • Culture icon Primary culture is Ukrainian or Byelorussian
  • Ukraine Ukraine does not exist
  • Is not:
  • Owns Core-creation cost core provinces: Kiev (280), Ruthenia (261), Volhynia (279), and Zaporozhia (283) or
  • Owns Core-creation cost core provinces: Kiev (280) and Zaporozhia (283) and have a ruler with at least 5 Diplomacy
  • Administrative tech Administrative technology of at least 55
  • Is not a Icon vassal subject nation
  • Is not a Government steppe horde nomad nation
  • At Peace

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Ukraine Ukraine
  • GainPrestige25 Prestige
  • Gain a Cost to fabricate claims permanent claim to all non-owned provinces in the Ruthenian and Red Ruthenian region and area.
  • If an HRE Icon HRE member and not an elector or emperor, all own provinces are removed from the Empire.
  • Set government rank to Empire Empire
  • Gain country modifier Increased Centralization for 20 years:
    • -0.05 Autonomy Monthly Autonomy Change
    • +1 28px-National unrest National Unrest
  • Trigger country event New Traditions & Ambitions unless using custom ideas.

Ukrainian Ideas and Traditions Edit


  1. +20% Land Force Limit Modifier


  1. Nomad Cavalry Traditions: +10% Cavalry Combat Ability
  2. Breadbasket: +20% National Manpower Modifier
  3. Ukrainian Orthodox Church: +2 Tolerance of the True Faith
  4. Zaporozhian Cossacks: -25% Mercenary Cost
  5. Black Sea Trade: +10% Global Trade Power
  6. Ukrainian Nationalism: +10% Morale of Armies
  7. Verkhovna Rada: -10% Stability Cost Modifier


  1. +10% National Tax Modifier