OpenRA is a highly moddable RTS game engine for classic Westwood 2D games. In fact Red Alert, Command & Conquer and Dune 2000 are implemented purely as mods on it. Tools are provided that allow you to add new units, maps and tilesets even create your own mod. Have a look at the wiki.

Built-In Mods

Red Alert

sovietsThe RA mod for OpenRA is a reimagining of Command & Conquer: Red Alert. It is not just a clone of the original but has improved and rebalanced gameplay. The UI is modernised for higher resolutions and better usabiltiy. It has fully working multiplayer support for both internet and local play (via direct connect). A single player campaign is currently being worked on.

Command & Conquer

GDI The CNC mod for OpenRA is a reimagining of the original Command & Conquer: Tiberian Dawn game. As with Red Alert modern networking and rendering technology is used. Also new features are implemented such as snow terrain, neutral tech buildings and many glitches from the original have been fixed.

Dune 2000

ArrakisThe D2k mod for OpenRA is a reimagining of Dune 2000. A remake of the remake so to speak. The mod tries to optimize balancing and gameplay. Currently in early stages of development, but already playable. The spice must flow!

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0 comments by Milanium on Oct 20th, 2014

Hot on the heels of last week’s playtest-20141012, we have just released a third and (hopefully) final playtest in preparation for our stable Halloween release next weekend.

Development over the last week has been focused on tidying up loose ends, and includes:

  • An overhauled observer/replay sidebar for the Red Alert mod.
  • An improved (and hopefully more robust) crash-detection mechanism.
  • Improved memory usage over the previous playtests.
  • Further improvements to our new Lua API, and the removal of the old API.
  • Further improvements to our packaged single-player missions.
  • Additional minor polish improvements and bug fixes.
Please take this playtest out for a spin and report any and all problems on our bug tracker!

Improved mission dialogThe observer/replay sidebar in the RA mod has been rebuilt to match the new player sidebars.

Improved mission dialogThe RA mod now includes the “Monster Tank Madness” mission. Can you evacuate Dr Demitri in time?

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TAK02 Dec 30 2013, 4:17am says:

Perhaps it would be usefull for RA2 and it'd be nice if the prequisites for something were listed.

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Milanium Jan 4 2014, 8:51am replied: +1 vote     reply to comment
Sheepster_5 Dec 26 2013, 12:37pm says:

I'm not behind a firewall, I'm running W7 (64bit) and it keeps saying when I want to download the files after using the launcher:

Error: cannot connect to remove server.

I can't find anything on this problem. Pretty disappointing. I'm just going to assume the servers are down.

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pchote Dec 26 2013, 2:31pm replied:

The server itself is fine, but we are currently having issues with the DNS. It should come right in a few hours.

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Sheepster_5 Dec 28 2013, 2:52pm replied:

Works perfectly now. Thanks for the reply.

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roman9441 Dec 25 2013, 12:54pm says:

I got some question . How can i install my dune 2000 on windows 64 bit :( thx , also where to download last version of this program

many thx

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Milanium Dec 25 2013, 2:51pm replied:

Open-ra.org and install. Switch to the d2k mod and follow the instructions to rip the assets from your Dune 2000 CD.

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roman9441 Dec 26 2013, 8:30pm replied:

Thank you. I playing now

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truenightmare Dec 24 2013, 7:55am says:

I have encountered a fatal error with the current release (release not playtest) it automatically shutdown before it even started

which file do I need to look at to find out the error?

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Scott_NZ Dec 24 2013, 6:54pm replied:

exception.log. The crash dialog View Logs button should open a directory which contains exception.log

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