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[[File:Dlc_icon_sunset_invasion.png]] '''Sunset Invasion''' is a minor DLC, released on November 15, 2012 for $4.99, which features an Aztec Invasion of Western Europe.
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[[File:Sunset Invasion packshot.jpg|right|330px|thumb|Sunset Invasion minor expansion]]
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[[File:Dlc_icon_sunset_invasion.png]] '''Sunset Invasion''' is a non-historical minor expansion, released on November 15, 2012 for $4.99, which features an Aztec Invasion of Western Europe.
  
 
==Main Features==
 
==Main Features==
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* A new invading threat arrives at a random point in the mid to late game, conquering from the West
 
* A new invading threat arrives at a random point in the mid to late game, conquering from the West
 
* Unique new portraits, on-map shields and units for the great Mesoamerican Menace
 
* Unique new portraits, on-map shields and units for the great Mesoamerican Menace
 
* Cower in fear at the Aztec gods: New Aztec culture and religion
 
* Cower in fear at the Aztec gods: New Aztec culture and religion
 
* Human Sacrifice! When a province is lost, no-one is safe from the threat of losing their hearts on the obsidian altars
 
* Human Sacrifice! When a province is lost, no-one is safe from the threat of losing their hearts on the obsidian altars
* Survive the terrible disease brought by the pagan oppressors: A new plague from across the Ocean
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* Survive the terrible [[disease]] brought by the pagan oppressors: A new plague from across the Ocean
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==Non-historical criticism==
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There were some criticism about Pararodox going for an alternate history expansion, while their games are known for some high level attention to historical details. However CKII project lead explained that its development was mostly outsourced or done on their spare time, and that this DLC should simply be considered as an optional wacky side thing. [http://forum.paradoxplaza.com/forum/showthread.php?644976-Crusader-Kings-II-Sunset-Invasion-DLC-Dev-Diary].
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==Trivia==
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*Aztec invasion idea came from a symmetry of the Mongol invasion events, to offset the imbalance of Western edge of the map being very safe compared to the Eastern edge.
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==External links==
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[http://www.paradoxplaza.com/games/crusader-kings-ii-sunset-invasion Crusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion]
  
 
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Revision as of 12:10, 15 March 2014

Sunset Invasion minor expansion

Dlc icon sunset invasion.png Sunset Invasion is a non-historical minor expansion, released on November 15, 2012 for $4.99, which features an Aztec Invasion of Western Europe.

Main Features

  • A new invading threat arrives at a random point in the mid to late game, conquering from the West
  • Unique new portraits, on-map shields and units for the great Mesoamerican Menace
  • Cower in fear at the Aztec gods: New Aztec culture and religion
  • Human Sacrifice! When a province is lost, no-one is safe from the threat of losing their hearts on the obsidian altars
  • Survive the terrible disease brought by the pagan oppressors: A new plague from across the Ocean

Non-historical criticism

There were some criticism about Pararodox going for an alternate history expansion, while their games are known for some high level attention to historical details. However CKII project lead explained that its development was mostly outsourced or done on their spare time, and that this DLC should simply be considered as an optional wacky side thing. [1].

Trivia

  • Aztec invasion idea came from a symmetry of the Mongol invasion events, to offset the imbalance of Western edge of the map being very safe compared to the Eastern edge.

External links

Crusader Kings II: Sunset Invasion