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This simple mod will remove useless courtiers and improve long-term performance.

Download at Steam Workshop

The "court prune" (behind-the-scenes action where irrelevant courtiers are silently removed from the game) has also been made stronger: any 1 year old or older person (in vanilla is 40!) who is absolutely useless (e.g. no honorary title or council job) and unconnected to important people will be removed in courts larger than 1 person (vanilla is 10).

Thus, late game lag should be reduced somewhat.

This mod should be timeless, but unfortunately it's NOT Ironman compatible.


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I can't seem to find the files on the workshop folder. Can you add a manual install link ?