Command & Conquer Series News


Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 is playable in HTC Vive, but not officially

By John Keefer, Nov 09, 2016 8:22am PST

Unreal Engine 4 dev creates the game as a side project that looks to work pretty well.


"holy crap. no joke, this is the VR gameplay idea i'm interested in most, i think. "tabletop" rts ..."

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Russian Embassy tweets C&C Generals image to reveal chemical weapons

By John Keefer, May 12, 2016 1:25pm PDT

Are they Putin us on? Really??


"AAAAHH HAHAHAHA THIS IS AMAZING Text used for illustration purposes only"

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Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 and Yuri's Revenge free on Origin

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2015 1:09pm PDT

Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 and Yuri's Revenge are currently available for free on Origin as part of its On the House promotion.


"And it's not available because it's too popular. Hopefully it comes back and isn't replaced by ..."

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Command & Conquer Renegade free 'spiritual successor' released

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 25, 2014 2:30pm PST

The Command & Conquer series had already settled into its slow decline by the time shooter spin-off Renegade came out in 2002, but an interesting multiplayer side a bit like Battlefield with C&C bases made it more than a cash-grab. It clearly inspired deep love in some as, ...


"I remember that game having all sorts of GI Joe lasers (and really terrible netcode...but the ..."

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Command & Conquer to resume 'under a new studio'

By Steve Watts, Nov 19, 2013 6:30am PST

EA says that those who bought the C&C Ultimate Collection will still have their early beta access honored "once production of this title resumes under a new studio."


"I still play Generals with some friends and family. Too much fun."

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Command & Conquer details returning factions, units

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Command & Conquer director Tim Morten talks about returning factions and the new-to-old unit ratio in the upcoming F2P game.


Command & Conquer aiming for ten-year life

By Steve Watts, Aug 22, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Command & Conquer is aiming for a ten-year lifespan, and Victory's Jon Van Caneghem acknowledges that may mean the series is done with boxed releases.


"C&C3 was great except for a lot of imbalances from the scrin."

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Command & Conquer campaign missions coming in 2014

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2013 8:45am PDT

Electronic Arts announced today that Command & Conquer will get episodic story missions starting in early 2014.


""Though BioWare Victory had mentioned episodic missions as a possibility, the studio laid out ..."

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Command & Conquer preview: general surprise

By John Keefer, Jun 13, 2013 9:30am PDT

While I wasn't outright awed by Command & Conquer, it is clear that the franchise is heading back in the direction of its classic days.


"Why no singleplayer? That's the only reason I play, pretty much."

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Command & Conquer dev: 'We need to wash the stain of C&C 4 away'

By John Keefer, May 10, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight was not well received by critics and fans, something that new developer Victory Games is well aware of as it creates a new Command & Conquer.


"ooooo... i feel a little dirty looking at this... like the first time i saw porn"

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Command & Conquer to eventually include new fictional setting

By John Keefer, Feb 25, 2013 2:51pm PST

The upcoming free-to-play Command & Conquer will be set the Generals universe, with the GLA, China and the United States as adversaries. But developer Victory Games envisions including other universes from the franchise sometime down the road.


"QFT. C&C was set in a kind of fictional Earth with NOD. The sequel jumped back in time, ..."

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Command & Conquer F2P getting extended beta in 2013

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2012 10:45am PST

The free-to-play Command & Conquer title will get an extended beta test in 2013, Victory has announced.


"EA is run by moronic businessmen with MBAs from University of Phoenix, not by gamers. There's ..."

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Command & Conquer Ultimate Collection gives early beta access to new F2P C&C

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 31, 2012 7:00am PDT

Paying $50 for a collection of 17 Command & Conquer games seems excessive, given that you'll most likely never play many of them, but that's what EA hopes you'll do. Ah, but there's a bonus--its 'Command & Conquer the Ultimate Collection' bundle includes early beta access to...


"I think the first C&C has a lot of charm to it, but that Red Alert made enough advancements to ..."

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Command & Conquer Generals 2 won't launch with single player

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2012 11:30am PDT

Command & Conquer: Generals 2 will pack eSports features, but won't have a single-player campaign at launch.


"Cause the one thing CnC is known for is COMPETETIVE gameplay. hoo yay, can't wait for ..."

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Command & Conquer: Generals 2 becomes part of free-to-play C&C platform

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 15, 2012 6:00am PDT

Though the announcement of Command & Conquer: Generals 2 was welcomed by many, EA really needed something a little more drastic to revive the flagging strategy series. Drastic it has indeed delivered, announcing at Gamescom that Generals 2 will be free-to-play as part of an ...


"Not sure though what providence will do with EA, if they have any intention of changing it's ..."

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