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Trading Post
PortraitBuildings 19
Train your Villagers to become Merchants to gather Kröwns Kröwns and establish trading routes.
Building Woodcutter's Lodge
Wood 80
Upkeep Cost
Kröwns 27/30/33/36 (yearly by difficulty)
Upgrade Cost
Wood 100, Stone 10
Upgraded Upkeep Cost
Kröwns 52 (yearly)

Overview[ | ]

The Trading Post is a building that allows you to open TradingRoutesTrade Route in exchange for Kröwns Kröwns. This building also allows for the hiring of two Merchant Merchants. When playing as the Boar Clan, trade routes are disabled for the player. Unlocking the knowledge "Bartering" allows the Boar Clan to establish trade routes only with neutral factions.

Upgradebuildings Upgraded

  • Allows to recruit one more Merchant Merchant.
  • Increase Merchants Kröwns Kröwns production in the area by 20%.
  • Trade route opened from the outpost improves the relation 20% faster.

Trade routes[ | ]

A trade route allows to send out to a player or neutral faction one type of resource in exchange for a certain kröwn amount. The receiver receive third of the resource sent although not losing any kröwns in the process. It is usually impossible to open multiple trade routes of the same resource with the same trade partner.

Default TradingRoutesTrade Routes
Resource Resource loss Kröwns Kröwns earned Obtained by receiver
Food Food -6 +3 +2
Wood Wood -6 +3 +2
Stone Stone -0.3 +3 +0.1
Iron Iron -0.3 +3 +0.1

A trade route can be opened with :

  • Players (ally or enemy) : accepting any resource
  • Neutral factions :
Jötunn Jötunn : only accepting Food Food. Allows for multiple trade routes.
Kobold Kobold : accepting Food Food and Wood Wood
Myrkalfar Myrkalfar : accepting Iron Iron and Stone Stone at a lesser rate (+2 by default)

Relationship and trade rates[ | ]

When trading with players, the amount of kröwns earned with trade routes can be altered by the means of diplomacy. A GoodRelation good relationship means greater trade rates while a Unhappy bad one means poor trade rates.

  • Each active trade route slowly GoodRelation improves the relation, leading to better trade rates up to 50% more Kröwns Kröwns.
  • When trade partners are enemies to each other, if either of them trespasses onto their partner territory, they would be at war for a month, shutting down trade routes and Unhappy worsening their relationship.
Trade rates
Kröwns earned with a... UnhappyUnhappy Unhappy Neutral GoodRelation GoodRelationGoodRelation Huginn and Muninn Raven clan
Very bad relation Bad Relation Neutral relation Good relation Very good relation Homeland trade
Food Food +1 +2 +3 +4 +5 +5
Wood Wood +1 +2 +3 +4 +5 +5
Stone Stone +1 +2 +3 +3 +4 +4
Iron Iron +1 +2 +3 +3 +4 +4