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I didn't see any discussion about how islamic splits into shiite and sunni. I know there is a rather buggy event in the wtwsms events file, did you expand on that or revamp it entirely?
It may be simpler to avoid having to split Islam and do something like what CK2 plus does with Greek/Latin rite traits as a way to split up the faithful.
Depending on who votes for Ali in the Shura decides who the initial Sunnis and Shias are.
I think it will be important to have an actual religious split to fit into the vanilla portrayal in CK2, as well as to not have later Sunni caliphs portrayed as religious heads for all Muslims once the faith starts splintering.

Right now though, I don't have much included. I've put in a trait shiat_ali that a few characters start with who are warmer to the Alids/view them as rightful caliphs. However, I still need to expand so that can trait can propogate and then later be used to tag who should turn Shiite.

I'm thinking for simplicity (/localisation reasons) that Sunni and Shiite will stay with our definitions so if say Islamic Caliph is an Alid then they'll eventually turn Shiite.
 
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How old is WTWSMS's version of the Finland/Russia map?
 

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I think CK2 patch 3.0 (alongside Holy Fury) is where there was a massive overhaul of the vanilla map. So pre-Nov 2018.
I meant when it was last updated before that.
 
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By far, the most powerful ruler in the Steppe is Dulu, Khagan of Onoq or the Western Turkic Khaganate. His large, multi-ethnic realm stretches from Khazaria to the edge of the Tarim Basin.



Dulu is part of the House Ashina which also boasts the suboordinate rulers of Khazaria and Tokharistan (a brother and cousin of Dulu, respectively).





One other historical nomadic power of note is that of the Xueyantuo, successors of a sort to the Eastern Turkic Khaganate.



A Confucian Han start is still possible with as the king of Gaochang. Tang forces, as the Western Protectorate, are also due to meddle shortly in affairs on the eastern edge of the map.



Religious map:


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Congrats on releasing the first version of the sub-mod! Happy Boxing Day!
 
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