- Apr 12, 2013
In 1.31 it will become far more powerful, as it will also get all the benefits and drawbacks of a merchant republic, including trade posts & trade leagues. This will make it possible to create a powerfully focused trading nation in the east.
You mean, nerfed it into the ground by removing the massive set of buffs you can get from simply managing your Estates correctly?
Like, yeah, Trading Ports are nice, but granting monopolies alone will advance trade hegemony more.