Renegade X, a fan-made multiplayer shooter set in the Command and Conquer universe, will be launching early next year. The game's release date is February 26th, the 12th anniversary of Command and Conquer: Renegade's release.
EA has canned the upcoming reboot of Command & Conquer following years of development. They have plans to shut down the development studio responsible as well.
BioWare Victory provided an update on their upcoming, free-to-play reboot of the Command and Conquer series earlier this week. They say that the beta testing will kick off in a matter of months.
Real-time strategy fans now have the opportunity to own the entire Command and Conquer saga. Command and Conquer The Ultimate Collection is now available through retailers in North America and in the digital store Origin.
EA announced at Gamescom that they're no longer developing real-time strategy Command and Conquer Generals 2. Instead, they've rolled Generals 2 into a free-to-play PC game simply called Command and Conquer.
We recently reported that EA had plans to announce some big news at a Ubuntu summit this week. Well, the news turns out to be pretty good for Linux gamers, as two free-to-play titles from Electronic Arts' Play-4-Free line will be available to Ubuntu users.
GameSpot originally did some legwork and pieced two-and-two together to find out that a tank design in Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances looked dead-on identical to a tank from Warhammer 40,000. Well, Games Workshop and EA have worked out the differences and there's no longer a reason to panic.
A new-gen FPS/RTS hybrid is in the works based on the Unreal Tournament 3 mod that was based on Command & Conquer: Renegade. The team working on the project has revealed that a beta is live and requires a working copy of Unreal Tournament 3. To give gamers a taste of what they can expect an extremely well-polished trailer was released.
In hopes of correcting recent missteps with the Command and Conquer series, EA is turning to players for advice. They've opened a new section of their forums devoted to fan ideas for the series.
If you've missed any of the recent Command and Conquer games, Steam is giving you good reason to finally pick them up. They've got a discount on all games in the franchise on their store this weekend.
Next March will see the release of Command and Conquer 4. That's not the only big Command and Conquer event planned for next year, though.
You'll probably spend most of your Command and Conquer 4 time on the game's multiplayer segment. It seems fitting, then, to let you see what the online matches will look like.
For the uninitiated, the Red Alert series' central premise is that Albert Einstein traveled back in time and assassinated Hitler before his rise to power, which leads to the Soviets trying to take over the world. Any attempt to connect the storyline to the other Command & Conquer games will make your head explode (though it hasn't stopped EA from trying).
Electronic Arts has taken a break from swimming around in its Scrooge McDuck vault of holiday sales money to officially announce a new installment in the Command & Conquer franchise. The new game, Tiberium, will be a squad-based first person shooter and is set for release in Fall 2008 for Playstation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.