Rights of Man

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Poster for ‘Rights of Man’.

Rights of Man is the ninth expansion for Europa Universalis IV. It was announced on 2016-08-19[1]. It was released on 2016-10-11[2]. The expansion coincides with Patch 1.18.

Expansion features[edit]

  • New goals for Coptic and Fetishist religions
  • Ruler Personalities gives rulers specific traits that grant bonuses or penalties
  • Leader Traits giving battle hardened commanders added prowess
  • Queen/King Consorts and Consort-Regencies
  • More detailed military instructions for Subject Nations
  • Revolutionary Republics now have Factions to balance
  • Ottoman Empire gets new Harem Politics events and options
  • Special Prussian Monarchy government type
  • Great power mechanic grants special bonuses to the strongest nations

Free features[edit]

  • Greater control over adopting new cultures in your empire
  • Major overhaul of the technology system – technology groups no longer affect research, a concept called ‘institutions’ will affect technology research now

Dev diaries[edit]

A list of the developer diaries for Rights of Man can be found here


  1. Forum: Europa Universalis IV: Rights of Man Announced
  2. Forum: Patch 1.18.1 out NOW!