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post #11 of 41
C&C is one of my favourite franchises and I've never once made it through a single campaign.

I played a few missions, got bored and started skirmishing with the cpu or multiplayer.

C&C campaigns were far from "amazing" imo. The Red Alert 3 chicks kept me interested for a while, but the inevitable happened and I was back to the skirmishing.
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post #12 of 41
Did anyone manage to ask Westwood what they wanted to be played at C&C's funeral before they were bought up and ruined?
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post #13 of 41
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Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post

I play most RTS for the single player campaign, I know i'm the minority nowadays, but older RTS games had amazing single player campaigns.
This is a crazy statement to make, considering the original C&Cs featured amazing single player compaigns, which is why (at least with the people I know) the games got really popular. Many of my friends will still randomly play them.

This.


C&C has been about the SP since the start, the FMVs between missions was years ahead of anything else on the market at the time. EA has ruined C&C completely.
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post #14 of 41
Thats rubbish.

TBH they need to go all the way back to DUNE 2, I want a full on remake of that. Great story and would be massively fun with a multiplayer option. Dune 2000 was good but for the life of me I can't get it to run properly on windows 7 lol
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post #15 of 41
> Talking about CNC's roots, and the great SP campaigns.
> Ppl bring up Generals and RA3
> Roots
> Generals and RA3

Seriously Guys -__-
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This.
C&C has been about the SP since the start, the FMVs between missions was years ahead of anything else on the market at the time.

No kidding. Do you remember Kane putting a bullet through Seth's skull in Tiberian Dawn? We don't get stories like that anymore.
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post #17 of 41
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i think this is great..... games like C&C Generals are really geard toward multi player so i think not releasing a single player story mode is fine. Im stoked and cant wait to kick some kids but with my old school tactics

Old skool tactics?

You do realise this is F2P.

The only tactic involved is how much you're willing to spend on in-game items to 'be the best.'
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post #18 of 41
well single player was ok but Generals was all about teh multiplayer as the SP sucked... RA3 had a fun single player.... I really hope this doesnt turn into a Pay to Win type game. but it is EA. i guesss we shall wait and see
post #19 of 41
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> Talking about CNC's roots, and the great SP campaigns.
> Ppl bring up Generals and RA3
> Roots
> Generals and RA3
Seriously Guys -__-

Greentexting ..on OCN ..really?

Red Alert 2 had possibly some of my favorite units of all time and the story in that was kind of memorable for me with Yuri's face popping up to tell me what a loser I was. Generals had less of a personality but RA3 brought that back with big chests and actors instead of cg
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post #20 of 41
Why does it have to be free!! i wanted this game to be very well made but i dont see why EA would put a huge effort on a game that they wont even make profit from. I really hoped to see generals come back and be even better than the first one ( which was one of my favorite RTS games ever) mad.gif
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