EU4 revolution_target Console Command

Documentation and detailed help with working examples.
revolution_target Command
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This command sets the specified country as the revolution target.

revolution_target [Country Tag]


The tag of the country you want to set as the revolution target.


Here are examples of how to use revolution_target.

revolution_target RHA

This command sets Rhade (country tag RHA) as the target of the revolution.

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Quick Overview

In Europa Universalis IV, the command revolution_target is used to set the target of the revolution.

Notably, revolutions are significant events in the game that can drastically alter the political and social landscape of a specified country.

When this command is used, it immediately designates a particular nation as the focal point or target of an impending Revolution.

In-Depth Description

In Europa Universalis IV, the 'revolution_target' command is utilized in the code to set a specific nation as the focal point or target of the Revolution disaster.

The Revolution is a disaster in the game that represents a massive social and political upheaval. A nation experiencing the Revolution can see significant changes to its government, economic system, and societal structures.

Revolution targets get new mechanics and bonuses which make them significantly more powerful.

As a player, the ability to manually set a revolution_target could be hypothetically useful to create strategic situations or engineer geopolitical scenarios - for instance, sparking a revolution in a rival nation to create upheaval and create an opportunity for your nation to expand or become more powerful.

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 .