Maharlika, officially the People's Republic of Maharlika (Filipino: Republika Tao ng Maharlika) is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean and consisting of over thirty islands, Maharlika is organized into three provinces from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The capital city of Maharlika is Manila.
Maharlika Discord: https://discord.gg/3gDA3cr (No longer works)
History[edit | edit source]
The People's Republic of Maharlika was founded on November 1, 2020 in Manila by Cqstor_ and OfficialSprite. On November 13, 2020, Maharlika's second town, Lanao, was founded in Mindanao, and on November 21, Luzon's second town, Valhalla, was founded.
On December 1, 2020, elections for Prime Minister and one Senate seat per province will occur.
Government[edit | edit source]
Maharlika is a constitutional, democratic socialist republic, meaning that the pursuit of anti-toxicity, cooperation and mutual aid are enshrined in the Constitution of the People's Republic of Maharlika.
The legislature of Maharlika is bicameral. The upper house is the Senate, made up of six seats; two for each province. Senators are elected every two months, and all foreign policy must be approved by the Senate. Ties in the Senate are broken by the Vice President. The lower house of the legislature is the Parliament, made up of all mayors in Maharlika. All legislation must be approved by Parliament, and they elect the President.
The President of Maharlika (along with the Vice President) is elected every four months by Parliament. The President owns the nation in-game, the national Discord, and represents the nation globally. The Prime Minister is elected by the people to a one-month term, and has the power to appoint Cabinet members. Both the President and Prime Minister must be Members of Parliament.
Politics[edit | edit source]
Maharlika is a democratic socialist state, seeking to provide mutual aid to all citizens and promote cooperation and anti-toxicity. It is a member state of the Comintern, a global anti-imperialist coalition, and the Dragons Pact, an East Asian alliance.
Cities[edit | edit source]
Manila is the capital of Maharlika. It features an urban shopping district, a residential area, large streets with navigable street names, and much more. Manila is well-known for its high-quality mahogany, commonly referred to as mahargony, a portmanteau of Maharlika and mahogany.
Lanao is the capital of Mindanao, the southernmost province of Maharlika.
Valhalla is a tropical inn in the north of Luzon, near the Cagayan River.