Bringing a new and visually stunning 3D engine to the RTS genre is C&C: Generals. Play as the USA, China or the GLA with a large selection of tanks troops and air units, as well as unique general abilities to help you turn the tide of war. C&C: Generals puts your trigger finger on the pulse of modern warfare. Prepare your forces, General!
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149 comments by Kark-Jocke on May 15th, 2014


50 EA games soon to lose support for multiplayer online.


EA have not found any alternative to the dying Gamespy service and a large number of games thus lose multiplayer support.
Gamespy has long been a household name for gamers, as numerous games, both PC and console, had multiplayer modes built on servers.
2014 marks the notoriously late for Gamespy, which also means that hundreds of games are in danger of losing support for gaming on-line.

Many developers and publishers, including Activision, Rockstar and SEGA has announced that they are working to find alternative solutions for games that use the Gamespy servers. Similar messages came from EA, which over the years have used Gamespy for many titles, but now the company has announced that they choose to flappers support in their Gamespy games.


Technical challenges and not least the fact that most of the games that use Gamespy start pulling on the oars, located behind EA's decision to allow multiplayer support across 50 titles die out. A variety of titles, such as F1 2002, EA Sports 06 to PC or Fifa Soccer 08-10 for the Nintendo DS, has hardly many active players, but the list also contains relatively popular games like Battlefield 2, Crysis 2 and Star Wars Battlefront 2.


PC games constitute a large part of the list, but Nintendo consoles are also strongly represented. Nintendo has not gone back on its decision to allow the many DS and Wii titles that use Gamespy lose multiplayer functionality, and EA games are no exception.

Popular titles loosing online multiplayer 30th of June 2014.


Battlefield 2C&C Generals: Zero HourC&C3: Tiberium Wars
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Theres a light in this darkness!

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GameRanger is a free download for Mac and PC that lets you play over 600 games and demos online with friends and opponents worldwide.

GameRanger offers features like profiles, friends lists, instant messaging, in-game voice communication, and competitive ladders/rankings/ratings.


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Tunngle is designed to allow PC gamers to comfortably play their LAN Games over the Internet.

It doesn't matter if your game is old, epic or brand new. You don't have to worry if your friends are miles away! Tunngle makes use of the games LAN mode to connect the players together.

Overall it's a shame to see so many great titles loose official multilayer support, but with strong modding communities behind these titles, their legacy will reign on for years to come.

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C&C The Ultimate Collection FIXED LAUNCHERS

C&C The Ultimate Collection FIXED LAUNCHERS

Nov 21, 2014 Patch 28 comments

DESCRIPTION: This is a bunch of fixed launchers for Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection. REQUIREMENTS: - Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection...

C&C Generals Screensaver Windows XP/Vista/7 (ZIP)

C&C Generals Screensaver Windows XP/Vista/7 (ZIP)

Jul 11, 2012 Wallpapers 4 comments

An awesome Command and Conquer Generals screensaver, featuring many cinematic screenshots.

MALAYSIAN WARS v1.8

MALAYSIAN WARS v1.8

Dec 28, 2011 Full Version 22 comments

First project editing for C&C Generals. This mod only for Generals Not Zero Hour. Be Sure to remove other mods before applying this one.

FX list for Generals & ZH

FX list for Generals & ZH

Dec 16, 2011 Other 6 comments

FX list for Generals & ZH aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaabb

Pro:Gen 1.9 Generals

Pro:Gen 1.9 Generals

Jul 19, 2011 Full Version 5 comments

This is the older version of progen, made for generals, adding in 9 generals (all but one of which aren't in zero hour)

Souped Up Generals Mod (for original Generals) ver 1.03

Souped Up Generals Mod (for original Generals) ver 1.03

Jul 9, 2007 Full Version 14 comments

This is a mod for original Generals (not Zero Hour). It is intended mainly for skirmish and single player campaigns but should also work for network play...

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ZeroZF
ZeroZF Jun 20 2005, 9:46pm says:

o i 4got ea and westwood did gen n zerohour together that the final hour for westwood some of the westwood member join ea games will most of them went to join petroglph with lucas arts to make empire at war

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ZeroZF
ZeroZF Jun 20 2005, 9:40pm says:

A TRUE BLUE CNC WOULD NOT COMPLAIN CANT U SEE IT ON THE OTHERSIDE SOONER OR LATER THE CNC SERIES WILL END N THEY WILL HAVE TO COME UP A NEW 1 TO MAKE THE TITLE CONMMAND N CONQUER GREAT AGAIN LIKE THE GODLY RED alert

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ZeroZF
ZeroZF Jun 8 2005, 12:34am says:

Generals and Zero Hour R great game to me gen N zh R beta Testing for the saga engine 4 Red alert 3 ,if EA did a bad jood your it sold like hotcake when it was release and the beta TESTING 4 GEN were a damn sucessful

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XR-creator
XR-creator Apr 29 2005, 5:43pm says:

I have to agree with SOAD , EA make good looking things like a ulgy pile of sh*t

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SOAD
SOAD Apr 7 2005, 2:41pm says:

C&C:generals sucks! Ever since EA games taken over westwood nothing but crap was produced. Fu** you EA Games, challenge my foot in your arse if anything!

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SpawnDude
SpawnDude Jan 30 2005, 5:50am says:

C&C Generals Zero hour Its better end a good game than red alert 1 now i want 2 play it but i most have the first cd of de game my brother has take it away **************

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OsamaBinTerrorist691
OsamaBinTerrorist691 Nov 21 2004, 12:24am says:

A Dawn of the dead mod for ZH!

You play as US/Canada/Civilians/The Zombies as you try to wipe out the other side(s)

US has airpower, strength and a whole bunch of other stuff.

Canada has...well...Its canada.

Civilians have cars, people, survivors, and experts and docters who try to stop the plauge...

And of course, the zombies...

If not that then just a mod map.

What ya think?

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Lion-Beast
Lion-Beast Sep 20 2004, 6:29am says:

Yokto Im with you!

They had make a mistake when they stop C&C:TT.

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Yokto
Yokto Sep 15 2004, 5:40pm says:

Is more like they stop CnC3:TT to make this game. Still i hope they will get ther senses back and make CnC3:TT

PS: the official webpage is Generals.ea.com and moddb allready have linked this page to it. :P

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jay-g
jay-g Sep 15 2004, 12:36pm says:

hay has any one got any more links to cac generals and why did thay stop red alert for generals

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