Cardinal Lucius
Cardinal Lucius
Difficulty Hard
Icon Cardinal icon

Lucius is a man blind to the world but is "looking right into your soul." He hates the religious players in the game, as he thinks he is the only one called by God. The price of aggravation towards him is death. This war monger seeks only to use people for "the church." (+225 difficulty).[1]

Traits: Aggressive, Warmonger

Building Speed: Fast

Civilization Level limited to player (does not include Nomads and Envoys): No

Trade Emphasis: Low

Military Difficulty: Hard

Reputation if the player is weaker: - 3 Reputation

Reputation if the player is stronger: - 1 Reputation

Espionage: Yes

Espionage Purpose: All Kinds of Sabotage

Demands Tribute: Yes

Tribute Range: High

Diplomacy Difficulty: Hard

Favorite Enemy: Marie d'Artois, Hildegard von Lewenstein

Favorite Ally: Baronessa Constanza Zanchi, Guy Forcas

Favorite Goods: Glass, Brocade Robes, War Machines

Lucius' in-game color is Red

Main enemy in the campaign mode.


  1. Prima Official Dawn of Discovery Guide. p. 35-36.