Italian national focus tree

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Flag of Italy Italy, as one of the seven major powers, has a unique national focus tree.

Ethiopian War LogisticsIndustrial EffortIndustrial Effort IIFortification EffortLibyan RefineriesExtra Research SlotItalian HighwaysProspect For OilLibyan InfrastructureModernized ArtilleryModernized ArmySpecial ForcesArmored EffortArmy PrimacyBomber EffortAir InnovationsAir Innovations IIJet Engine EffortMare NostrumNaval Air EffortCarrier EffortAtlantic FleetMarines and Landing CraftCapital Ship EffortSea WolvesSubmarine EffortGerman Military CooperationLight Ship EffortSecret WeaponsEscort EffortTreaty with GermanyPact of SteelClaims On FranceClaims on YugoslaviaBefriend BulgariaWar with GreeceTriumph in AfricaItaly FirstWar with the UKBefriend JapanBefriend YugoslaviaAlbanian OccupationBefriend GreeceClaims On TurkeyBefriend RomaniaGo After FranceBefriend TurkeySpanish-Italian AllianceBefriend PortugalSupport Nationalist SpainDemand Balearic IslandsThese focuses are mutually exclusive.These focuses are mutually exclusive.These focuses are mutually exclusive.These focuses are mutually exclusive.These focuses are mutually exclusive.NF tree Italy.jpeg

Clicking on a focus icon leads to the appropriate table row. "Repeat" action to return.

Italy has an interesting national focus tree with five different branches:

Ethiopian War Logistics
A smaller tree which focuses on industrial build up.
Army Primacy
Strengthens your army research.
Mare Nostrum
The big naval strengthening tree.
Light Ship Focus
Destroyer & Submarine benefits.
Triumph in Africa
The big political and diplomatic tree, where you have lots of different choices on who to befriend and conquer.


Ethiopian War Logistics branch[edit]

Focus Prerequisite(s) Effect(s) Description
Goal generic position armies.png Ethiopian War Logistics Goal unknown.png No National Focus Prerequisites

The following will bypass the focus:
  • (Eritrea): Is NOT owned or controlled by Italy.
  • (Somaliland): Is NOT owned or controlled by Italy.

(Eritrea):

  • Add 2 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure
  • Add 3 Naval base.pngNaval Base to a province

(Somaliland):

  • Add 3 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure
  • Add 4 Naval base.pngNaval Base to a province
We might have misjudged the logistics situation for our glorious conquest of Ethiopia. We must make it our primary goal to provide our brave troops with the necessary supplies.
Goal generic construct civ factory.png Industrial Effort Goal generic position armies.png Ethiopian War Logistics

(Veneto) & (Emilia Romagna):

Focus all our political efforts on building up the civilian industry in a great leap forward.
Goal generic construct mil factory.png Industrial Effort II Goal generic construct civ factory.png Industrial Effort

(Latium)&(Piedmont):

With iron will and a relentless work ethic, we can mobilize the people in another great industrial effort.
Focus research.png Extra Research Slot Goal generic construct mil factory.png Industrial Effort II
  • Gain 1 Research Slot
Our industrial expansion and other recent advances might allow us to conduct more R&D in parallel.
Goal generic construct military.png Fortification Effort Goal generic construct mil factory.png Industrial Effort II

(Piedmont):

  • Add 15 Land fort.pngLand Forts to the French Border

(Dodecanese), (Sicily), (Sardinia):

  • Add 3 Coastal fort.pngCoastal Forts to a province
We must defend our shores and borders against aggression by the fading and decadent imperial powers France and Britain.
Goal generic construct infrastructure.png Italian Highways Focus research.png Extra Research Slot

(Latium), (Campania), (Calabria), (Abruzzo), (Piedmont), (Lombardy), (Veneto), (Emila Romagna) and (Tuscany):

  • Add 1 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure
We need to expand our Infrastructure to ensure easy mobility of troops throughout our empire. With enemies at every corner of the world this is a crucial part of being able to defend all Italian soil.
Goal generic production.png Prospect For Oil Goal generic construct infrastructure.png Italian Highways

Additional prerequisites:
  • (Sirte): Is owned or controlled by Italy.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.

(Sirte):

  • Add 8 Oil.pngOil
Old empires always fear new ones on the rise and we should not depend on them. We cannot rely on oil from other nations and should focus our efforts on finding our own source within the empire. This is how we make sure to stay competitive far into the future.
Goal generic oil refinery.png Libyan Refineries Goal generic production.png Prospect For Oil

Additional prerequisites:
  • (Benghasi): Is owned or controlled by Italy.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.

(Benghazi):

  • Add 4 Oil.pngOil
  • 2 Shared buildings.pngBuilding Slots
  • 2 Synthetic refinery.pngSynthetic Refineries
Benghazi is a perfect place for constructing refineries. Close to oil sources and close to production in the homeland.
Goal generic construct civilian.png Libyan Infrastructure Goal generic production.png Prospect For Oil

(Benghazi):

  • Add 3 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure

(Sirte):

  • Add 2 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure

(El Agheila), (Derna), (Tripoli):

  • Add 1 Infrastructure.pngInfrastructure
Our vast lands in Northern Africa still lack behind the remainder of our empire in terms of Infrastructure. We should focus our efforts on bringing them up to par.

Army Primacy branch[edit]

Focus Prerequisite(s) Effect(s) Description
Goal generic axis build infantry.png Army Primacy

(Latium)&(Tuscany):

  • Add 1 Shared buildings.pngBuilding Slot
  • Add 1 Military factoryMilitary Factory
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for Land Doctrine
Industrially, Italy is still lagging behind the decadent colonial empires. We must choose whether to prioritize the army or the navy. The choice seems obvious; like the ancient Roman Empire depended on its legions, so must the new Italian Empire!
Goal generic army artillery2.png Modernized Artillery Goal generic axis build infantry.png Army Primacy
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for ' Support Artillery '
The Regio Esercito is, in theory, one of the largest armies in the world. Unfortunately, there is no way we can equip all those men properly. Worst of all, most of our artillery is from 1918!
Goal generic small arms.png Modernized Army Goal generic army artillery2.png Modernized Artillery AND

Goal generic construct civ factory.png Industrial Effort

  • Army experienceArmy Experience +5
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for ' Recon Company I, II, and III '
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for ' Land Doctrine '
Better artillery will increase our fighting efficiency greatly, but we also have need of new tactics and doctrines.
Goal generic special forces.png Special Forces Goal generic small arms.png Modernized Army
  • Army experienceArmy Experience +5
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for ' Paratroopers I and II '
  • 1x100% Reduced Ahead of Time (AoT) Penalty for ' Mountain Infantry II '
We have need of elite forces; mountain troops and paratroopers should be our priority.
Goal generic army tanks.png Armored Effort Goal generic special forces.png Special Forces
Fighting in Ethiopia is well and good, but our tanks are simply not up to the standard needed to fight against the decadent - though still powerful - plutodemocracies of Europe.
Goal generic build airforce.png Air Innovations Goal generic axis build infantry.png Army Primacy OR

Goal generic build navy.png Mare Nostrum

  • Air experienceAir Experience +25
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Fiat CR.32
    • Macchi C.200 Saetta
    • Macchi C.202 Folgore
    • Fiat G.55 Centauro
    • Reggiane Re.2007
    • Reggiane Re. 2008
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for ' Air Doctrine '
Modern wars cannot be won without dominating the skies. We must do everything in our power to develop the air force!
Goal generic air bomber.png Bomber Effort Goal generic build airforce.png Air Innovations AND

Goal generic axis build infantry.png Army Primacy

  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Cant Z.1007 bis Alcione
    • Cant Z.1018 Leone
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Breda Ba.88 Lince
    • Breda Ba.201
The era is past when armies could win wars without looking to the skies. We must develop our tactical bombers to provide our soldiers with the air support they need.
Goal generic build airforce.png Air Innovations II Goal generic air naval bomber.png Naval Air Effort OR

Goal generic air bomber.png Bomber Effort

  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Fiat CR.32
    • Macchi C.200 Saetta
    • Macchi C.202 Folgore
    • Fiat G.55 Centauro
    • Reggiane Re.2007
    • Reggiane Re. 2008
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for ' Air Doctrine '
Every advantage we can gain in the skies is precious. We should focus all of our efforts on developing our fighters.
Focus rocketry.png Jet Engine Effort Goal generic build airforce.png Air Innovations II
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Jet Engines
    • Reggiane Re.2007
Italy should be at the forefront of Jet engine development thanks to the brilliant work of Secondo Campini. We should give him all the resources he needs to further improve his designs for the Regio Aeronautica.

Mare Nosturm / Light Ship Effort branch[edit]

Focus Prerequisite(s) Effect(s) Description
Goal generic build navy.png Mare Nostrum
  • +50 Navy experienceNavy Experience

(Sicily) & (Piedmont):

  • Add 2 Shared buildings.pngBuilding Slots
  • Add 2 Naval dockyardNaval Dockyards
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for Naval Doctrine
Our resources are limited and we must make some painful choices but the British Empire has us caged in the Mediterranean. Breaking out will require a navy to rival even theirs...
Goal generic navy carrier.png Carrier Effort Goal generic build navy.png Mare Nostrum

2x50% Research Bonus for

  • Giuseppe Miragila Class
  • Falco Class
  • Aquila Class
  • Sparviero Class
Modern battle fleets will be centered on aircraft carriers not battleships. The supremacy of air power over ships was demonstrated by the Americans back in 1921!
Goal generic navy battleship.png Capital Ship Effort Goal generic build navy.png Mare Nostrum
  • +25 Navy experienceNavy Experience
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for
    • Caio Duillio Class
    • Littorio Class
    • Impero Class
    • Regina Margherita Class
    • Regina Elena Class
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for
    • Capitani Romani Class
    • San Marco Class
    • Pisa Class
    • Garibaldi Class
The nation with the most battleships will rule the oceans. We must not allow the Royal Navy to outgun us in the Mediterranean...
Goal generic navy doctrines tactics.png Atlantic Fleet Goal generic navy battleship.png Capital Ship Effort AND

Goal generic navy carrier.png Carrier Effort

  • +25 Navy experienceNavy Experience
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Carrier Models
    • Battleship Models
Once we have broken out of the British cage we will need to project our power across the oceans. This must be our first priority.
Goal generic amphibious assault.png Marines and Landing Craft Goal generic navy doctrines tactics.png Atlantic Fleet
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Marines I and Marines II
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Transport Ship
    • Landing Craft
    • Advanced Landing Craft
Wars are not won by naval power alone; we must also be able to transport our armies across the waves and put them ashore safely...
Goal generic navy cruiser.png Light Ship Effort No National Focus Prerequisites
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Soldati Class
    • Ciclone Class
    • Medaglie d'Oro Class
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Convoy Sailing
The convoys to our overseas territories need protection. We need to develop new doctrines as well as more modern destroyers.
Goal generic navy submarine.png Submarine Effort Goal generic navy cruiser.png Light Ship Effort
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Perla Class
    • Marconi Class
    • Pietro Calvi Class
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for
    • Submarine Operations
    • Undersea Blockade
    • Convoy Interdiction
    • Submarine Offensive
Submarine warfare is the most exciting naval development since the invention of the torpedo boat. We would do well to not just protect against submarines, but also use them against enemy shipping.
Goal generic wolf pack.png Sea Wolves Goal generic navy submarine.png Submarine Effort AND

Goal generic military deal.png German Military Cooperation

  • +25 Navy experienceNavy Experience
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Submarine Models
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for
    • Submarine Operations Doctrines
Our German allies have developed terrifyingly efficient submarines and the 'wolf pack' doctrines to employ them. We should learn from them.
Goal generic navy anti submarine.png Escort Effort Goal generic navy cruiser.png Light Ship Effort
  • 1x50% Research Bonus for
    • Soldati Class
    • Ciclone Class
    • Megdalie d'Oro Class
  • 2x50% Research Bonus for
    • Convoy Escorts
    • Convoy Escorts
    • Escort Carriers
We should make further efforts to protect our vulnerable convoys in the Mediterranean.

Triumph in Africa branch[edit]

Focus Effect(s) Prerequisite(s) Description
Goal generic propaganda.png Triumph in Africa
  • Base National unity.pngNational Unity +20%

No National Prerequisites


Other prerequisites:

One of the following must be true:

  • (Ethiopia): Is owned by Italy.
  • (Ethiopia): Is a subject of Italy.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Failure in the first First Italo-Ethiopian War has been a stain on Italian honor for 40 years, by achieving victory now that stain will be removed and the strength of the Iron will of Fascism will be proven!
Goal generic demand territory.png ExclusiveM.png Claims on Yugoslavia
  • Gains Claims on (Dalmatia) and (Slovenia)

Goal generic propaganda.png Triumph in Africa


The following will bypass the focus:
There is still a significant Italian population in Yugoslavia, dating back to the glory days of Venice at least. Restoring these regions to Italian rule is an important step towards recreating the Roman Empire!
Goal generic improve relations.png ExclusiveM.png Befriend Yugoslavia

Flag of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia:

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal generic propaganda.png Triumph in Africa


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of YugoslaviaYugoslavia exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Yugoslavia.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Rather than antagonizing Yugoslavia now, we can put off its eventual conquest until a more opportune time. Instead, we could befriend the regime and bring the country into our sphere of influence.
Goal generic military deal.png Support Nationalist Spain

Flag of Nationalist Spain Nationalist Spain:

  • Gains 'Volunteers in Civil War' (Opinion of Italy +30.)

Goal generic propaganda.png Triumph in Africa


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of Nationalist SpainNationalist Spain has >1 volunteer divisions from Italy
This focus will pause if the requirements are not met.
Spain is in the midst of a civil war which will determine whether it will be a future possible fascist ally or remain a useless republic - or worse yet, fall to communism or anarchy. We must provide support to the true Spaniards before it is too late!
Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Bulgaria

Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria:

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal generic demand territory.png Claims on Yugoslavia OR
Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Yugoslavia


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of BulgariaBulgaria exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Bulgaria.

The following will bypass the focus:

  • Bulgaria does NOT exist.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Bulgaria is in our sphere of influence. Their secure alignment with Italy is key to our Balkan ambitions.
Goal generic more territorial claims.png Albanian Occupation

Goal generic demand territory.png Claims on Yugoslavia OR
Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Yugoslavia


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of AlbaniaAlbania exists.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Albania paints an easy target for our troops to occupy. We are unlikely to be met with much resistance. We must show the world the might of Italy and restore the glory of the Roman Empire!
Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Romania

Flag of Romania Romania:

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Bulgaria


Additional prerequisites:
  • Romania exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Romania.

The following will bypass the focus:
One of the following must be true
Flag of RomaniaRomania:

  • does NOT exist.
  • Has capitulated.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
It would be in our best interest to bring our distant kindred in Romania into our sphere of influence. Il Duce sees great potential in their 'Iron Guard'.
Goal generic major alliance.png ExclusiveM.png Pact of Steel
  • Flag of German ReichGerman Reich Gains ' Pact of Steel ' (Opinion of Italy +60)

Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Bulgaria


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Italy Italy:

  • Current ruling party is Fascism.pngFascist
  • Is at peace with the German Reich

Flag of German ReichGerman Reich:

  • Current ruling party is Fascism.pngFascist
  • German Reich exists.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png Italy First

This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Our relationship with Nazi Germany is troubled by ideological differences and conflicting aims; Il Duce is extremely wary of German ambitions in Austria and the Balkans. However, realities do change...
Goal generic military deal.png German Military Cooperation
German Military Cooperation icon
German Military Cooperation
  • Land Doctrine Research Time: -5%
  • Air Doctrine Research Time: -5%

Goal generic major alliance.png Pact of Steel


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Italy Italy:

  • Is at peace with the German Reich
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Through tight cooperation with the powerful German military we can combine the best part of German efficiency and Italian innovation. We will have a strategic advantage over anyone who dares face us.
Goal generic wolf pack.png Sea Wolves
  • Navy experienceNavy Experience +25
  • 1x 50% Research Bonus for Submarine Models
  • 2x 50% Research Bonus for Submarine Operations Doctrines

Goal generic military deal.png German Military

Our German allies have developed terrifyingly efficient submarines and the 'wolf pack' doctrines to employ them. We should learn from them.
Goal generic secret weapon.png Secret Weapons
  • 50 % Research bonus (2x uses):
    • Nuclear Technology
    • Rocketry Technology
    • Electronics

Goal generic military deal.png German Military

It is tempting to expend all extra resources into developing tanks and planes, but the secret to winning wars lies in whole new fields of science; electronics, rocketry and nuclear research.
Focus research.png Treaty with Germany

Goal generic major alliance.png Pact of Steel

We should ask the Germans to exchange technological secrets for the benefit of both of our great nations.
Goal generic territory or war.png Claims On France

Goal generic major alliance.png Pact of Steel


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Italy Italy:

  • Is fully independent
  • Is in a faction with German Reich

Flag of German ReichGerman Reich:

  • Controls (Ile de France)
  • Is Faction leader.

Flag of Vichy France Vichy France:

  • Vichy France exists.
  • Controls (Savoy)&(Corsica)
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Take land from Vichy France. With the German Conquest of Paris and a new government formed in France, it is time for us to claim our rightful piece of Southern Europe. Germany has expanded heavily in the north, and it is only fair that we are granted a slice of our own.
Goal support fascism.png ExclusiveM.png Italy First
  • gains 120 Political powerpolitical power.
  • Unlocks creation of factions.
    • Novus Imperium Romanum founded
    • Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria leaves Axis
    • Bulgaria joins newly founded faction.
  • Flag of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40)

Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Bulgaria


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Italy Italy:

  • Is fully independent
  • Is NOT in a faction with German Reich
  • at peace with Bulgaria. AND

One of the following must be true:

    • Italy owns (Albania)
    • Italy owns (Slovenia)

Flag of BulgariaBulgaria:

  • Is NOT in a faction
  • Is fully independent.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png Pact of Steel

This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Mussolini will never play second fiddle to Hitler! We must heed the lessons of the Roman Empire; Teutonic interference in Italian affairs never ends well...
Goal generic major war.png War with the UK

Goal support fascism.png Italy First


The following will bypass the focus:

One of the following must be true:

  • Is at war with the Flag of United KingdomUnited Kingdom
  • Is in a faction with the Flag of German ReichGerman Reich.
  • United Kingdom does NOT exist.
The decaying British Empire has us caged in the Mediterranean and will never voluntarily give us the keys. We must strike at the English as soon as the time is right!
Goal molotov ribbentrop pact.png Befriend Japan

Flag of Japan Japan gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40)

Goal generic major war.png War with the UK


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of JapanJapan:

  • Is NOT in a faction
  • Japan exists
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
The Japanese are much like us; a young, hungry power with a positive demography, held ransom by trade from waning plutodemocracies like the UK and the Netherlands. We should unite with them to form a vibrant Naval Axis across the oceans!
Goal generic attack allies.png Go After France
  • Gains Conquer (Focus) war goal against Flag of France France

Goal support fascism.png Italy First


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of FranceFrance:

  • France exists AND

One of the following must be true:

  • (Corsica) is owned by France.
  • (Savoy) is owned by France.
  • (Tunisia) is owned by France.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
France... yet another reactionary democracy of the west who, at every moment seeks to hinder the advance and have often endangered the very existence of the Italian people. We go to battle for the good of Italy and the future of the Empire.
Goal generic occupy states ongoing war.png ExclusiveM.png War with Greece
  • Gains Conquer (Focus) war goal against Flag of Greece Greece

Goal support fascism.png Italy First OR
Goal generic major alliance.png Pact of Steel


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Italy Italy:

  • Is NOT in a faction with Greece.
  • Greece exists.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png Befriend Greece

This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
What kind of Roman Empire are we restoring if we do not include Greece? It should be an easy target...
Goal support fascism.png ExclusiveM.png Spanish-Italian Alliance

Flag of Nationalist SpainNationalist Spain:

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal support fascism.png Italy First AND
Goal generic military deal.png Support Nationalist Spain


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Nationalist SpainNationalist Spain:

  • Is NOT in a civil war.
  • Is at peace with Italy. AND

One of the following must be true:

  • Is not in a faction
  • Is not in a faction with Flag of ItalyItaly.

Flag of FranceFrance:
One of the following must be true:

  • France does NOT exist.
  • Has capitulated.
  • Current ruling party is fascist.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png Demand Balearic Islands

The following will bypass the focus:
Flag of Nationalist SpainNationalist Spain:

  • Is in a faction with Italy.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Franco and the Spanish nationalists are our natural allies, united by religion, culture and ideology. Together, we could seize Gibraltar and make life very difficult for the Royal Navy...
Goal generic major alliance.png Befriend Portugal

Flag of Portugal Portugal :

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal support fascism.png Spanish-Italian Alliance


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of PortugalPortugal exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Portugal.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Portugal is, along with Spain, natural allies of the Italian people. We must strengthen these bonds of friendship.
Goal generic territory or war.png ExclusiveM.png Demand Balearic Islands

Goal generic military deal.png Support Nationalist Spain


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of Nationalist SpainNationalist Spain:

  • Original country is Spain.
  • Current ruling party is Fascism.pngFascist
  • Is at peace.
  • Owns and controls (Balearic Islands).

Flag of ItalyItaly:

  • Is fully independent.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png Spanish-Italian Alliance

This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
Having proven our support for Franco's new regime, we are in a position to request one of the important territories we fought to defend, the Balearic Islands, be ceded to Italy to strengthen our strategic hold of the Mediterranean.
Goal generic improve relations.png ExclusiveM.png Befriend Greece

Flag of Greece Greece :

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal support fascism.png Italy First


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of GreeceGreece exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Greece.

Mutually exclusive with ExclusiveM.png War with Greece, Befriend Turkey.

The following will bypass the focus:

  • Greece does not exist.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
The Greeks are a fellow ancient people and the cradle of Western civilization. It should not be impossible to align their aims with ours...
Goal generic demand territory.png Claims On Turkey
  • Gains Conquer (Focus) war goal against Flag of Turkey Turkey

Goal generic improve relations.png Befriend Greece


Additional prerequisites:

Flag of TurkeyTurkey:

  • Owns:(Antalya)
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
The 1915 treaty of London promised Italy Turkish lands in Anatolia in exchange for the Western powers gains in the Levant. They took their due, claiming that they were merely League of Nations mandates, while Italy was denied. The new Italy is much stronger than the old and we will force the Turks to keep the British promises.
Goal generic improve relations.png ExclusiveM.png Befriend Turkey

Flag of Turkey Turkey :

  • Gains Italian Diplomacy Focus (Opinion of Italy +40).
  • Gains National Spirit
Fascist Influence icon
Fascist Influence
  • Daily Fascism support: +0.10
  • Acceptance of Fascist Diplomacy: +85
Fascist pressure has made fascism very popular, and the country is susceptible to align with other fascists.

Goal support fascism.png Italy First


Additional prerequisites:
  • Flag of TurkeyTurkey exists.
  • Italy is at peace with Turkey.
This focus will cancel if the requirements are not met.
The Turks have no reason to love us after the Italian-Turkish war and the Great War. However, Realpolitik takes precedence over old gripes, and the current situation in the Mediterranean could bring our two stars into alignment.

ExclusiveM.png Mutually exclusive choices can be only chosen once and then the other choice is excluded and further focuses depending on that excluded focus also become unavailable. These choices should be considered carefully as they can fundamentally change the direction of the country.