Wielding strange new technologies and hungering for revenge, the Soviet Army invades America. Overwhelmed Allied forces, unprepared for the surprise attack, are decimated. Will freedom be crushed under the heels of Communist aggression. Red Alert 2 is another Real Time Strategy from Westwood the makers of the brilliant Command and Conquer series. This is one of the few RTS that really was modded heavily, and not just limited to new maps and or player models.

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12 comments by Milanium on Feb 24th, 2013

A frequently asked question is why there is no Tiberian Sun or Red Alert 2 mod. The short answer: the engine does not support it yet. The long answer: you can already try and convert the file formats to add infantry and buildings. So what is needed for native support without conversions:

3D terrain and Isometry

This is currently not supported, but not as far fetched as one might think. We recently stumpled upon CnCMaps.Net which turned out to be re-factored OpenRA code to render high-quality map previews.


SHP Format changes

The file formats for infantry/buildings changed since Tiberian Sun, but it is already reverse engineered. In fact the SHP Viewer is built upon OpenRA and supports them.


Voxel support

The biggest addition to the engine by Westwood since Tiberian Sun is Voxel support. All vehicles are in fact 3D models although the games still had a static camera and the look and feel was still very much like that of sprite-only era. Paul started hacking on OpenRA again and presented some experimental voxel support a few days ago.

Tiberian Sun

Tiberian Sun ships a bunch of partly broken C&C/RA1 units in voxel form. Westwood probably used them for early engine tests as well.

Red Alert 2

"Kirov reporting!"

Will there be a Tiberian Sun and Red Alert 2 mod?

Time will tell. Sooner or later, time will tell...

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bzmcafe
bzmcafe Mar 2 2007, 2:05pm says:

Lower, how, be,

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Tevante
Tevante Feb 16 2007, 9:23pm says:

i downloaded blitzkreig and i open it i click mods but it says cannot find game why is this? and i have it downloaded

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u6795
u6795 Feb 15 2007, 8:45pm says:

Buy The First Decade like a normal law abiding citizen, and like the rest of us.

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yazzyzy
yazzyzy Feb 13 2007, 2:21pm says:

Is there anyone who mite have Red alert 2 To download????

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TheUnit
TheUnit Feb 7 2007, 3:45pm says:

This game uses IPX for network gaming.
You have to install it over the protocols in networkoptions on your system.
I hope it might help.

sry about my english

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lldiabloll
lldiabloll Jan 6 2007, 3:10pm says:

how can i play it on my network ?

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lolo8883
lolo8883 Nov 27 2006, 5:35pm says:

hello

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ChAoS1212
ChAoS1212 Nov 1 2006, 8:05pm says:

when renameing things in the rules.ini file how do you get the names to work
with out the (missing name:{name used})

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midolow
midolow Apr 17 2007, 12:57pm says:

thanxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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essamkamel370 Sep 29 2006, 11:11pm says:

thank u

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