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[[File:Sons of Abraham packshot.jpg|right|330px|thumb|Sons of Abraham expansion]]
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[[File:Dlc_icon_sons_of_abraham.png]] '''Sons of Abraham''' (SoA) is the fifth [[Major DLC|major expansion]] for [[Crusader Kings II]], released on November 18, 2013, alongside [[patch 2.0]].
  
[[File:Dlc_icon_sons_of_abraham.png]] '''Sons of Abraham''' (SoA) is the fifth major expansion for [[Crusader Kings II]], released on the November 18, 2013, alongside with [[patch 2.0]].
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It gives further depth to the three Abrahamic faiths; [[Christianity]] in particular, but has also added some content for [[Muslims]]; [[Jewish]] non-nomadic rulers become playable.
 
 
It gives further depth to the three Abrahamic faiths; Christianity in particular, but will also add some content for [[Muslims]], and add the [[Jewish]] faith.
 
 
 
The launch price was $9.99/€9.99.
 
 
 
It was met with generally favorable reviews.
 
  
 
==Main features==
 
==Main features==
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=== Papal mechanics ===
 
=== Papal mechanics ===
  
* College of Cardinals to elect the [[Pope]]
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* [[College of Cardinals]] to elect the [[Pope]]
 
* Pope that you supported can give you money, free invasions/excommunications/divorces
 
* Pope that you supported can give you money, free invasions/excommunications/divorces
 
* You can request [[Crusades]]!
 
* You can request [[Crusades]]!
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* Two new Catholic orders (Calatrava and Santiago)
 
* Two new Catholic orders (Calatrava and Santiago)
* Everybody gets holy order (Immortals confirmed for Zoroastrians)
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* Everybody gets [[holy order]] (Immortals confirmed for Zoroastrians)
 
* Characters from court will join (like Varangians)
 
* Characters from court will join (like Varangians)
 
* You can borrow from them (like historical Templars were bankers)
 
* You can borrow from them (like historical Templars were bankers)
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=== Misc ===
 
=== Misc ===
  
* Pilgrimages to holy places for Catholics
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* [[Pilgrimage]]s to holy places for Catholics
 
* Play as a [[Jewish]] lord and restore the kingdom of Israel
 
* Play as a [[Jewish]] lord and restore the kingdom of Israel
* Pick sides in Islam as a rationalist Mutazili or an opposing Ashari  
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* Pick sides in Islam as a rationalist {{iconify|Mutazilite}} or an opposing {{iconify|Ashari}}
* Retire troublesome courtiers to a monastery
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* Retire troublesome courtiers to a monastery as {{iconify|monk}} or {{iconify|nun}}
  
==External links==
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== Dev diaries ==
 
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{{main|Developer diaries}}
*[http://www.paradoxplaza.com/games/crusader-kings-ii-sons-of-abraham Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham]
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{{#lsth:Developer diaries|Sons of Abraham}}
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==References==
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[[Category:DLC]]
 
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Latest revision as of 17:42, 25 May 2019

Dlc icon sons of abraham.png Sons of Abraham
Sons of Abraham banner.jpg
Type
Release date / Patch
2013-11-18 / 2.0

Store: Expansion
Store: Music pack
Crusader Kings II: Sons of Abraham expansion feature spotlight by CK2's game director Henrik "Doomdark" Fåhraeus.

Dlc icon sons of abraham.png Sons of Abraham (SoA) is the fifth major expansion for Crusader Kings II, released on November 18, 2013, alongside patch 2.0.

It gives further depth to the three Abrahamic faiths; Christianity in particular, but has also added some content for Muslims; Jewish non-nomadic rulers become playable.

Main features[edit]

Papal mechanics[edit]

  • College of Cardinals to elect the Pope
  • Pope that you supported can give you money, free invasions/excommunications/divorces
  • You can request Crusades!
  • Opinion maluses for each request to Pope
  • Exclusive to Catholics and Fraticelli

Holy orders[edit]

  • Two new Catholic orders (Calatrava and Santiago)
  • Everybody gets holy order (Immortals confirmed for Zoroastrians)
  • Characters from court will join (like Varangians)
  • You can borrow from them (like historical Templars were bankers)

Events[edit]

  • 300+ new ones
  • Some are patch, some are DLC
  • Patch: events that start Crusades/Jihads/etc
  • Flavor events for Abrahamic faiths

Misc[edit]

  • Pilgrimages to holy places for Catholics
  • Play as a Jewish lord and restore the kingdom of Israel
  • Pick sides in Islam as a rationalist Mutazilite or an opposing Ashari
  • Retire troublesome courtiers to a monastery as monk or nun

Dev diaries[edit]

Main article: Developer diaries

All developer diaries about the Sons of Abraham expansion and patch 2.0.

No. Title and Link Description Date
1 The College of Cardinals Covers the introduction of the College of Cardinals. 2013-10-22
2 Holy Orders, Heresies and More Discusses new mechanics for holy orders and heresies, as well as new decisions for Muslim rulers. 2013-10-29
3 Jews, Pilgrims and Events Discusses the new Jewish religion and the pilgrim decision and events. 2013-11-05
4 Patch 2.0 Discusses the free changes in the 2.0 patch. 2013-11-12
5 One Feature a Week Mini-feature teasers in the days leading to the Sons of Abraham release. 2013-11-18
6 Post Mortem Dev Diary Discusses the Son of Abraham DLC post-release. 2013-12-11

References[edit]


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2.32.3.12.3.22.3.32.3.42.3.52.3.6
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2.42.4.12.4.22.4.32.4.42.4.5
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2.72.7.0.12.7.0.22.7.12.7.2
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