The Great War in the East: 1914-1918
Ottoman Sunset is a stand-alone States of Siege™ game set during World War One from 1914-1918. The player controls the Young Turks as they try to keep the Ottoman Empire alive amidst the struggles of the Great War.
Combine the game with Hapsburg Eclipse for a linked experience or 2-player co-op!
When war in Europe broke out in 1914, the Ottoman Empire, pursuant to secret protocols, agreed to provide shelter to the fleeing German Battleship, Goeben, which was renamed Yavuz. After Britain refused to deliver newly ordered Turkish battleships, the Turko-German fleet bombarded Russian forts, signaling the Ottoman Empire’s entrance into World War One.
Ottoman Sunset 2nd edition, by designer Darin Leviloff, is a stand-alone solitaire States of SiegeTM game on World War One in the Near East from 1914-1918. The player controls the Young Turks (CUP or Committee of Union and Progress) as they try to keep the Ottoman Empire alive amidst the struggles of the Great War.
Content and Credits
1 Game Board, 50 Event Cards, 60 Tokens, 4 Setup Cards, 1 Rulebook, 1 Die
Game Design: Darin A. Leviloff
Rules, Editing, and Proofing: William Niebling, Tim Schuetz, Petra Schlunk, David Kennedy, Ian McCormack
Illustration & Graphic Design: The Creation Studio
Additional Graphic Design: Jared Gannuscio, Christian Szymanski
Production: Dawson Ellis
Producers: Skye Walker, EJ Granbery, Tim Schuetz
Publisher & Executive Producer: Dan Yarrington
Special Thanks to the following people for helping to bring the previous versions to life: Alan Emrich, Avalon Emrich, Brett Mitchell, Charles Dudgeon, David Kennedy, Ian Wakeham, Karen Wolterman, Kevin Fortuna, LTC Robert Smith, Leigh Toms, Michelle Bal. Noelle Le Bienvenu, Petra Schlunk, Rick Partin, Tim Allen, Wes Erni