Old hands among real-time players jump to the square: EA announced on Reddit, the first remaster Command & Conquer, Epithet Tiberian conflict and his successor C & C: Red Alert, bring it out.
And not as a populous smart version, but on a computer! Earlier, EA announced plans to think about Remaster. Now it's clear that they will start at the very beginning of the legendary game – so the strategy in real time may not be dead!
In addition, EA publishes a forecast with a statement that gives hope for the future for C & C:
"One month ago, we informed the communities that we bring the brand back to the computer, starting with the renewal initiative."
This leaves much room for whether the EA wants to revive the franchise with completely new titles. But this remains speculation, really tangible information relates to the announced remasters C & C 1 and 2 – their announcement came shortly after the release of Blizzard's Warcraft 3 remake.
Publisher EA works with developer Petroglyph, whose founders are largely outside former developers of Westwood Studios – the developer of two C & C originals from 1995 and 1996. Thus, in the new editions of leading urgestheins on board, they should know very well the original vision of C & C. Famous names such as Joe Bostic, Steve Tall and Mike Legg will bring classics in the upgraded version in the future – with some of the former developers, about which we spoke about the future of the genre:
Is the strategy dead in real time? This is what the creators of C & C, Warcraft and Age of Empires say
Below you can see a short video in which developers officially get the mood for remaster. By the way, it seems that they just received news that they are constantly working on Command & Conquer again.
Two games together Collection Remaster, According to EA, Remaster includes Exacerbations for Command & Conquer and Addons counterattack and retaliation for Red Alert addons. On the other hand, unwanted EA microtransactions are completely ignored.
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Command & Conquer: Great series, inaccessible end
Exclusively for GameStar Plus, you can read our excellent report on the C & C series; The report draws attention to the history of a series of strategies in real time and in three sections shows the rise and fall of the globally popular pioneer of RTS and its famous successors. Is not a member of the band? Order now and get three free months!
C & C Cancellation – Part 1: Climbing RTS Messiah
C & C Cancellation – Part 2: Arrive to the top
C & C Cancellation – Part 3: Deep Fall