Posts Tagged ‘Command-&-Conquer-3’

Remembrance Day – C&C3: The Forgotten

With C&C4 leaving some big huge gaps in Tiberium-town’s long-running lore, it seems only right that the series’ fans would fill in the gaps. Better to do it with new game-stuff than with long, rambling fanfic, too. C&C3 mod the Forgotten is a three years in the making tale of a rag-tag band of space crystal-mutated lost souls, and the part they played in the Third Tiberium War. Introduced in Tiberian Sun: Firestorm, they basically got dropped from the story from thereon in. Forgotten, if you will.
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Back Once Again For The Renegade Disaster

There were rumours earlier in the year about a new Command & Conquer FPS being in the works. Now they’re less rumoury. And, as anyone who’s not entirely stupid predicted, it’s not a sequel to the poorly-recieved Renegade, released back in 1946 or something, which also had the worst box art ever.

Rather, it’s a squad-based hoojum, and anyone who still persists in saying annoying stuff like “dumbed-down” about multi-format games will doubtless start their complaining now, as it’s due on the consoles too. I’m hoping for something in the vein of Republic Commando, which did squad-based sci-fi shooting very well indeed, but something along the butcher lines of Gears of War is probably more likely. It will include vehicles, however, including Titans and Orcas. That sound you hear is a million C&C fans spasming in delight.
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