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Vidamy

Vidame is a feudal title. The vidame is a secular official chosen by the bishop of the diocese to perform functions on behalf of the church's earthly interest that are religiously inappropriate; this especially includes violence, even in the service of justice, and to act as protector.

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Domain of Turturpunk
Terra Occidentalis

Prerequisite: Wooden castle / Keep. At least one of these buildings is missing in the domain, or it is in rubble or not sufficiently developed.
This action takes place on one of the following buildings: Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. You are currently on a bare ground.
Sphere: territorial.
This upgrade is possible from the following types of organisations: Barony / Lordship / Town.
Can be a direct vassal of: Abbey / Archbishopric / Bishopric / Holy See / Monastic order / Monastic state / Patriarchate / Primacy. This organisation is independent.
Minimum number of vassals: 3. This organisation requires more vassals.
Ownership. You must be the owner of this organisation.

Promote

Sphere: territorial.  8000. This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

This upgrade is possible from the following types of organisations: Barony / Lordship / Town. Minimum number of vassals: 3. Can be a direct vassal of: Abbey / Archbishopric / Bishopric / Holy See / Monastic order / Monastic state / Patriarchate / Primacy. Requires approval of the following characters:

  • At least one of the superiors of the organisation having one of the following titles: Bishop / Abbot / Archbishop / Primate / Grand master of the Order / Patriarch / Grand master of the Order / Pope (ignored in case of insurrection).

Vassals

Direct vassals: Lordship, Town, Village, Hamlet. Minimum: 3. Maximum: 6.

Independence tax: 10%.

Transfer tax: 25% every 1000 arpents of distance. This tax is levied on each transfer made to this organisation. Half of the amount of this tax is deducted from the amount collected by the recipient, so that both parties contribute to the transfer costs.

Vidame

Head of a vidamy. The vidame can appoint a steward. He manages his domain and supervises military operations throughout the vidamy.

Vidame
Oral address: Your Lordship / My Lord / Sir.

Vidamess
Oral address: Your Ladyship / My Lady / Madam.

×5.5. . Vassals: . Appointments: Steward. Skills: Leadership 3/lvl, Management 2/lvl, Melee combat 2/lvl, Hunting 1/lvl.

Claim

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Public buildings / Organisation seats / Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Requires approval of the following characters:

  • The members of the legitimate house; they don't need to be present at the scene of the action and can give their consent from afar (ignored in case of insurrection).

Steward

The steward has all the rights to manage the domain alongside the lord. This title must be granted to a character of confidence, able to react in his absence.

Steward
Oral address: Lord Steward / Sir.

Stewardess
Oral address: Lady Steward / Madam.

×4. . Skills: Management 4/lvl.

Appointment

This action takes place in one of the following buildings: Organisation seats / Public buildings / Seigneurial residence / Places of worship. Required skills and resources:

Maximum number of recipients: 1.