Circle of Ossus wrote:
Remember that it wasn't Paraguay who killed them. The others did. And to even further abuse the Paraguayans, they took a lot of territory away.
The other leaders were caring even less than him for the Paraguayans.
I think the "industry" focus works well: your whole economy is a war economy, with armed citizens who cannot do both work and defence, or small industrial places where the last valuable things of the country are transformed into things that can sustain the army.
who started the war was Solano lopez in an extremely corvade attack against unprotected villages in brazil
and many innocent people died in this war because he kept running away and putting untrained children to fight as he ran away.
you can make a much better fighting mechanic for the paraguay that makes more sense in the historical context than if the mod.