This is not an engine in itself, this is just a term that can be used as a name for the "2D" RTS games Westwood Studios developed. They never officially announced, named or released this engine.

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Command & Conquer 15 Years Later
Command & Conquer

Command & Conquer 15 Years Later

Sep 1, 2010 Command & Conquer 42 comments

It has been 15 years since a small Las Vegas Development Studio known as "Westwood Studios" released the Original Command & Conquer PC Game to the public...

Upcoming OpenRA Release
Game

Upcoming OpenRA Release

Oct 7, 2012 5 comments

Play a rebalanced version of Command & Conquer: Red Alert in high-definition with an upgraded user interface on all major platforms.

Release 20121019
Game

Release 20121019

Oct 21, 2012 Westwood 2D 7 comments

With four months worth of patches making their way out, there's a ton of new stuff.

OpenRA 2.0?
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OpenRA 2.0?

Feb 24, 2013 12 comments

Currently OpenRA supports early sprite based Command & Conquer classics by Westwood Studios, but what about the next generation with Voxels, 3D terrain...

Cartographer's Call Cometition III Announced!
C&C: Yuri's Revenge

Cartographer's Call Cometition III Announced!

Feb 26, 2013 C&C: Yuri's Revenge 0 comments

For your chance to win some prizes, all you have to do is enter the Cartographer's Call Competition with a Yuri's Revenge multiplayer map to win!

Playtest 20130629
OpenRA

Playtest 20130629

Jun 29, 2013 OpenRA 17 comments

Support for 7 new fileformats including voxels and Tiberian Sun/Red Alert 2 sprites as well as the usual amount of fixes, balancing and new awesome features...

Playtest 20130713
OpenRA

Playtest 20130713

Jul 13, 2013 OpenRA 4 comments

Fixes and improvements plus some nice community contributed pixel art for mappers with an eye for details.

Playtest 20130804
OpenRA

Playtest 20130804

Aug 4, 2013 OpenRA 14 comments

More game options, an improved music player widget and work towards the new world coordinate subsystem which enables optional 2.5D support.

Playtest 20130812
OpenRA

Playtest 20130812

Aug 12, 2013 OpenRA 3 comments

Frozen under fog stabilizes. Lot's of paper-cuts have been fixed. We are heading towards a new stable release soon. Help testing and get a sneak peak...

Playtest 20130818
OpenRA

Playtest 20130818

Aug 18, 2013 OpenRA 9 comments

Lot's of finishing touches for Dune 2000: no more file format conversion steps and new render traits.

Playtest 20130823
OpenRA

Playtest 20130823

Aug 23, 2013 OpenRA 6 comments

Playtest 20130818 served it's purpose. This release fixes many obvious crashes introduced lately.

Playtest 20130830
OpenRA

Playtest 20130830

Aug 30, 2013 OpenRA 2 comments

Small maintenance update to prepare a stable release sometime in the near future.

Playtest 20130902
OpenRA

Playtest 20130902

Sep 2, 2013 OpenRA 10 comments

This is a release candidate playtest. Get your unfair advantage by playing it before everyone else to adjust your strategies first. Please also don't...

Playtest 20130908
OpenRA

Playtest 20130908

Sep 8, 2013 OpenRA 3 comments

Yet another release candidate playtest. Also some preparations going on for a big stable release soon.

Release 20130915
OpenRA

Release 20130915

Sep 14, 2013 OpenRA 25 comments

Our September release is another huge jump, with over 1,100 changes and improvements by 17 authors.

Playtest 20131019-5
OpenRA

Playtest 20131019-5

Oct 19, 2013 OpenRA 5 comments

Password protected games, global in-game chat via IRC, translations, balancing, bug-fixes.

Playtest 20131110
OpenRA

Playtest 20131110

Nov 10, 2013 OpenRA 6 comments

Comes with several stability improvements and the soviet MAD tank!

Playtest 20131130
OpenRA

Playtest 20131130

Nov 30, 2013 OpenRA 4 comments

The testing branch of OpenRA comes with Lua mission scripting as well as sprite rendering and performance improvements.

Playtest 20131209
OpenRA

Playtest 20131209

Dec 8, 2013 OpenRA 0 comments

Dune II file formats, spice with soft edges, new hotkeys, dangerous Tiberium visceroids and a stable release soon!

Playtest 20131211
OpenRA

Playtest 20131211

Dec 12, 2013 OpenRA 0 comments

Improved shroud rendering and more bug fixes for a stable release coming soon.

Holiday Release (20131223)
OpenRA

Holiday Release (20131223)

Dec 22, 2013 OpenRA 7 comments

Our hard working developer-elves have wrapped up a new release as an early christmas present to our fans. We have focused on two main areas in this version...

OpenRA Showcase Trailer
OpenRA

OpenRA Showcase Trailer

Feb 1, 2014 OpenRA 16 comments

Community member SoScared has put together a great trailer video for OpenRA!

Playtest 20140405
OpenRA

Playtest 20140405

Apr 5, 2014 OpenRA 5 comments

With 4 months in the making this is a huge unstable playtest with lot's of new features to explore including C4 on bridges and tanks, resurrect-able husks...

Platforms
Windows, Mac, DOS, N64, PS1, XBOX
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Licence
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Release Date
Released Aug 30, 1995
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