There are four different power types in the game, and each one is used to do different things:
- -Military power is used to get new military traditions, inspiring devotion, as well as all unique unit abilities.
- -You use Civic Power to get inventions, set up trade routes, and moving your pops about, amongst other things.
- -You spend Oratory Power on Fabricating Claims, Improving Relations, Enacting Laws, Endorsing Parties and many other things where a silver tongue is useful. Migrating provinces as a Tribe government also uses this power.
- -Some of the things you use Religious Power on is to stab pigs, convert pops and call omens.