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After many teasers and updates, we have finally been graced with a trailer and release date for the Command & Conquer Remastered Collection which is coming much sooner than anticipated (but still not soon enough) in Summer this year. Developed by Petroglyph, Lemon Sky Studios and EA, including some of the original Westwood Studios team members.
The buggiest game of 2020 has just been announced. Starship Troopers - Terran Command is the first new Starship Troopers game on PC for 15 years, and the 2005 Starship Troopers FPS wasn’t exactly a timeless classic.
You’ll have to forgive me for going backward a couple of days for this one, but you may well have missed the announcement of an all-new Stronghold game from the team at FireFly Studios.
Tucked in among GDC 2019 were none other than Intel, there to talk about its imminent discrete graphics processing capabilities. Intel Odyssey introduced us to the first renders of Intel’s Xe GPU-based graphics card range.
It’s official. After EA producer Jim Vessella said the studio was considering Command and Conquer remasters last month, it’s now been confirmed. Both Command & Conquer: Tiberian Dawn and Command & Conquer: Red Alert are being remastered, as well as the Covert Ops, Counterstrike and Aftermath expansion packs.
EA’s E3 2018 reveal of the Command & Conquer: Rivals mobile game, on the biggest gaming stage of all, landed with all the grace of a wet fart. Long-time fans of the series were no doubt disappointed to see EA take an abrupt turn with the C&C license. However, Jim Vessella, EA producer, has taken to Reddit to explain to fans that there could be plenty of PC-focused Command & Conquer goodness coming our way soon.
It's time for the definitive answer - which game series is the best of all time? Over the next 20 rounds, we will be pitting the biggest gaming franchises of all time against one another in order to determine the definitive list of the best game series in 2017. The best game franchise of all time kicks off in round one with a showdown between Grand Theft Auto, Command & Conquer, Street Fighter and Forza. They have 80 years of gaming history between them, countless sequels and an enduring nature that makes them all relevant in 2017.
Does anybody remember that truly awful Command & Conquer: Renegade game? It had disappeared into the mists of time for me, before ominously emerging while watching this new trailer for Renegade-X.
Like the gaming equivalent of Night of the Living Dead, it seems Command & Conquer doesn’t know when to stay buried.
EA has cancelled its upcoming successor to Command & Conquer during its alpha stage, it has been confirmed.
Command and Conquer is one of those game franchises that holds a place in all of our hearts and was certainly one of my first steps into RTS gaming.