Just a simple guide to customize name generation for your population.
Access Game Local Files
Locate the directory as listed below via your file browser:
steamapps\common\Make Your Kingdom\Make your Kingdom_Data\data\localization
Go to game properties on steam and browse the file location.
Identify Your Language File
In the case of English you’ll see a file entitled
You are looking for the Excel file, not the .csv
Open The file.
Edit the Preset Names
Beginning on line 211 of the excel document (on the En-en) version, you’ll find a list of predetermined names that will be assigned to your population.
Change the names in
Save the document.
Reload your game.
At time of writing this the edit was tested and working for me. I recommend creating a backup of the file you wish to edit in the event that it causes issues with your game. I am not responsible for issues that arise from the editing of your game files. In the event that you encounter an error, attempt to revert the changes or run a validation of your steam files.