EU4 doom Console Command

Documentation and detailed help with working examples.
doom Command
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This command will add the specified amount of doom to the specified country (Nahuatl religion).

doom [Amount] [Country Tag]



The amount you wish to add.


The tag of the country you wish to add doom to. If this is not specified, the country you are currently playing as will be affected.

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Quick Overview

The doom command in Europa Universalis IV is used to adjust a specific country's doom counter if that country follows the Nahuatl religion.

Doom is a mechanic unique to the Nahuatl religion in the game where it increases over time and if it reaches 100, a disaster will start.

Using this command, you can either increase or decrease this doom value.

In-Depth Description

The doom command in Europa Universalis IV (EU4) is used to add to a country's doom. Doom is a unique mechanic in the game for countries following the Nahuatl religion, which was practiced by the Aztecs and other Mesoamerican cultures.

In the game, doom is a numerical value that shows the impending disaster threatening the Nahuatl country. It increases over time based on the country's total development and the number of provinces it directly controls.

Once doom reaches 100, a disaster occurs, the ruler is sacrificed, stability drops, and the country goes through a political shake-up.

Using the doom command followed by the amount of doom you wish to add and the target country's tag can increase the country's doom level.

For example, doom 50 FRA will add 50 doom to France, assuming they follow the Nahuatl religion.

This command can be helpful in several ways depending on your gameplay style. If you're playing as a Nahuatl country, it could help simulate the pressure and challenge of managing doom.

It can also create interesting strategic challenges if you're playing against a Nahuatl country, effectively destabilizing them by increasing their doom.

How to Open the Command Console

In EU4, cheats are executed from the command console, a text box that you type commands into.

To open the command console press the ~(tilde) key, which is typically located under ESC (escape).

If your keyboard does not have that key, or pressing ~ does not work, try the following keys:

  • ~
  • SHIFT + 2
  • SHIFT + 3
  • ALT + 2 + 1

Type your command into the console, and then press ENTER .