- Difficulty Level: Easy
- Description: Form four Trade Companies and get bonus merchants from all of them.
|Description||Have 100 prestige, 100 legitimacy and three stability.|
|Notes||Fight battles and explore terra incognita to increase prestige; Maintain positive stability, have heirs with strong claim and control the amount of royal marriages to increase legitimacy; Wait for stability improving events and invest administrative points to increase stability. Easy to achieve as Russia. The decision "Make St. Petersburg the Capital" gives the player Prestige 100 prestige, which fulfills the most difficult requirement if the player had non-negative prestige.|