Conquer and unify China in this fascinating strategy game. Play as every significant faction of 1920’s China : the Guomindang, the Chinese Communist Party and the Warlords.
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Positive (37) - 91% of the 37 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Sep 26, 2022

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Currently, the game presents 7 scenarios ranging from 1920 to 1927, 27 playable factions, and more than 70 historical characters.
Some scenarios are dense enough to have been a game on their own right (like the Shanghai Uprising).
So we are confident this game can already give you hours of fun.

We have been in Early access since september 2022, and the game is getting better each day, thanks to the community feedback.

Let's keep that winning formula!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“The actual road map plans 6 more months of development before final release.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“What features are planned for the final release?

We plan to add more content:
More playable scenarios, more provinces, more characters, etc...”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“At the moment, 7 scenarios are playable.
There is also a tutorial.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“We plan to increase the price after each major update, and also for the final release.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Players feedback are highly needed to improve the UI, the Wiki and the tooltips, the game balance, and the AI .

Feedbacks are collected on the game's Discord and the Steam forums.
And good features proposed by the players have a real chance to end up in the game.”
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About This Game

Rise of the White Sun is the deepest strategy game of the Chinese Warlord era.

Play as every significant faction of 1920’s China : the Guomindang, the Chinese Communist Party, and the Warlords.

China, 1920, As the authority of the central government is crumbling, regional warlords are carving their own domains.
This is a time of dishonest plots and brutal action.

WIll you be the one to reunite China?

Use brutal force, smart diplomaty and murky schemes.
Will you develop your provinces to be a model governor?
Or will you ransack your domain and cultivate opium fields to raise huges armies?

Manage your provinces

-Fight bandits and Pirates

-Raise rural militias

-Build Arsenals, Railways and many improvements

-Decide bold societal policies

Organize Urban and Rural Revolutionary Uprisings

-Revive the epic Canon strikes and Shanghai Uprisings

-Cultivate your relationships and rally the many Associations and Organizations of the Chinese Society

-Organize Unions, strike pickets and plan a general strike or a boycott of foreign industries

Conduct military operations

-Corrupt enemy generals

-Raise and train your armies

-Launch military expeditions like the Northern Expedition

-Create your Communist rural base


Survive the murky plots inside your own faction

-Define the policy of your faction

-Reunify China under your banner

-Consolidate your power inside your faction

System Requirements

    • OS: Window s7
    • Processor: 1.5 Ghz (Intel Celeron / AMD Athlon 64 x2)
    • Storage: 1300 MB available space

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