Command & Conquer: Red Alert


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Developer Westwood Studios
Publisher Virgin Interactive (1996-1998) | Electronic Arts (1998-present)
Platforms DOS, Windows, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable
Release Date (DOS/Win) 22.11.1996 (US)
Release Date (PS1) 25.10.1997 (US) | 01.11.1997 (DE) | 11.1997 (EU/AU)
Release Date (PS3/PSP) 27.03.2008 (EU/AU/NZ) | 28.08.2008 (NL) | 12.11.2009 (US, CA) | 09.09.2010 (HR/SI)
Current Version 3.03 (beta) | 2.0 (Aftermath) | 1.08 (vanilla)
Multiplayer LAN | CnCNet | XWIS
DRM basic disc check (retail) | EA App DRM (EA App) | Steam API (Steam)
Buy EA App | Steam (part of The Ultimate Collection)
Free Download Official distribution | Fan-updated version (recommended)

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!

Video Trailer

Names in different languages

  • French: Command & Conquer: Alerte Rouge
  • German (PC): Command & Conquer: Teil 2 – Alarmstufe Rot
  • German (PS1): Command & Conquer: Alarmstufe Rot


ESRB: Teen | Animated Blood, Animated Violence
ELSPA: 18+
USK: 16 (censored)
OFLC (AU): MA15+
OFLC (NZ): M | Violence

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