FPS Command & Conquer: Tiberium Revealed

The classic strategy series is coming back to the first-person shooter arena for another go with EALA's Tiberium.

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Electronic Arts is taking another stab at the FPS market with Command & Conquer. The cover story on the upcoming January issue of Game Informer magazine has word of Command & Conquer: Tiberium, likely in development by EA Los Angeles based on past evidence. You play as Ricardo Vega, a GDI field commander dragged out of retirement to stop the latest Nod master plan. Here are a few of the details:
  • Will ship on PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360
  • Set 11 years after the third Tiberium war
  • Squad-based action
  • Squads are called R.A.I.D. (Rapid Assault and Intercept Deployment)
  • Known squad types are infantry, missile infantry, Titan and Orca
  • Missions are around the "Mediterranean Red Zone"
  • Special powers such as "Orbital Slug" are available

Command & Conquer previously took to the first-person perspective with franchise creator Westwood Studios' Command & Conquer: Renegade, released for PC in 2002 to mixed reception.

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    December 12, 2007 1:50 AM

    Renegade was a great MP game I hope this one will be as good plus next gen GFX :)