Developer Westwood Studios
Publisher Virgin Interactive
Platforms DOS, Windows, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable
Release Date 22/11/1996 (US, DOS/Win) | 25/10/1997 (US, PS1) | 01/11/1997 (DE, PS1) | 11/1997 (EU/AU, PS1) | 12/11/2009 (US, PS3/PSP)
Current Version 3.03 (beta) | 2.0 (Aftermath) | 1.08 (vanilla)
What is Red Alert?
Command & Conquer: Red Alert is the explosive, award-winning hit game in which surrender is not an option. Dark experiments have permanently altered time. Or have they? Now, Soviet tanks crush city after city while Allied cruisers shell bases. Spies lurk, land mines wait, and strange new technologies aid both sides in their struggle for ultimate control.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert gives you the opportunity to be more devious, cunning and ruthless than ever before. Easy to play and highly addictive, Red Alert puts the fate of the world in your hands!
- Great Visuals
Super VGA graphics intensify the realism and excitement.
- Multiplayer Features
Battle with your friends via the Internet, modem to modem or over an IPX network.
- More Ways to Wage War
Fight over land, sea and air with thirty units and structure at your disposal.
- Heart Pounding Soundtrack
Award winning soundtrack by Frank Klepacki.
- Powerful Map Editor
The game includes a simple to use but powerful map editor to create new maps for online or skirmish games.
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