From time to time you will be presented with dilemmas - events that require you to make a choice. The result of this choice will have either positive or negative implications for your clan, depending on the choice you have made.
Periodically, European traders – the nanban - will try to instigate trade with you. If you accept their overtures and construct a nanban trade port it will eventually be possible to change your clan’s official religion to Christianity. Conversion will give you access to cheaper teppo ashigaru that will take less time to recruit, but may alienate you from own people and, to some extent, traditional Buddhist clans. However, it is possible to keep Buddhist buildings in your provinces to appease the more traditional elements of your pop