created in 2014
This is the place to post links showing real-world events that mirror those in Paradox Interactive's wonderful series of historical games.
This is a sub-reddit for discussion, links, etc. about any game published by Paradox Interactive or their partners. This includes games like Europa Universalis IV, Europa Universalis III, Darkest Hour, Hearts of Iron 3, Crusader Kings, Mount and Blade, Magicka, Hearts of Iron 4, Grand Strategy Games, and many more!
Also, some keywords: EU4, CK2, EU3, Vic2, HOI3, DH, CK, Vic, PDX, M&B, HOI4, GSG.
Crusader Kings II is an historical grand strategy video game for PC and Mac published by Paradox Interactive. Engage in courtly intrigue, dynastic struggles, and holy warfare in mediæval Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and India. Can you achieve fame and fortune for your noble family, or will your names be forgotten to history?
Hearts of Iron IV is a grand strategy game that focuses on World War II.
It features authentic historical figures battling on land, sea, and air with period-accurate armies, vehicles, and newly discovered weapons of mass destruction – along with plenty of diplomatic and trade tactics.
This page is dedicated to any/all titles from the developer; Paradox Interactive, restrictions and rules on posts are limited, free conversation is encouraged, discussion about Paradox Interactive and Paradox Interactive titles is greatly welcome. Consider this, to some extent, a branch of /r/paradoxplaza.
Here you may post the simplest of questions to the ugliest of borders, all are welcome.
A vast galaxy full of wonder! An IP by Paradox Development Studio, makers of other Grand Strategy titles such as Crusader Kings and Europa Universalis - an evolution with space exploration at its core.
Wiggly mouse-drawn comics where balls represent different countries. They poke fun at national stereotypes and the "international drama" of their diplomatic relations. Polandball combines history, geography, Engrish, and an inferiority complex.
A place for the most uninformed, naive, and wrongheaded comments about history. Think that your opinion plus half a Wikipedia article is as valid (or more so) as the experts in the field? This is the hell your comment will burn in.
Specifically, geopolitics is focused on the relationship between politics and territory. Through geopolitics we attempt to analyze and predict the actions and decisions of nations, or other forms of political power, by means of their geographical characteristics and location in the world.
In a broader sense, geopolitics studies the general relations between countries on a global scale. Here we analyse local events in terms of the bigger, global picture.