"We have waited centuries for this moment. The rivers will flow with the blood of those who oppose us." - Kane

Renegade X: Black Dawn - January Teaser - Mod DB

The conflict between the Global Defense Initiative (GDI) and the Brotherhood of Nod originated in the late twentieth century, when a meteor carrying a mysterious substance struck the Tiber river in Italy. It was named Tiberium, which composed of valuable elements. Although Tiberium has proven to be an important source of income when refined, it is fatally toxic, and its contagious spread threatens all life on earth.

GDI was formed in 1985 by the United Nations as an international security force set to combat global terrorism. Conceived as a united peacekeeping military force, GDI depends on the technological sophistication of its weaponry, and the superior training and loyalties of its officers.

At the same time, the Brotherhood of Nod, led by the charismatic Kane, grew to prominence. Working largely in third world countries, wherever there was discontent and unrest, there was Kane. With the promise of a New World Order and bankrolled by the illicit Tiberium research and trade that Kane made famous, Nod began to gain power. A few scattered, disaffected units grew into an army with powerful atomic weaponry, ruthless tactics, and a Tiberian fortune.

Where GDI stands for international stability and the containment of Tiberium's expansive spread, Nod seeks to overthrow the established order and build a world centred on Tiberium research.

Renegade X

Renegade X is a tactical First and Third Person Shooter with Real Time Strategy elements, set in the Command & Conquer universe. It is a high quality award-winning free indie game being created on the Unreal Development Kit. Originally, Renegade X was an Unreal Tournament 3 mod, and the beta won six awards, including "#2 Best Vehicle Set" for the Making Something Unreal Contest, "#3 Best Upcoming Mod" for the Mod of the Year Contest in 2008, and "#2 Best Multiplayer" in 2009's MOTY.

In 2010, Totem Arts made the decision to make Renegade X a standalone game, available to everyone. Since then, the team has released a singleplayer mini-campaign called Operation Black Dawn. Black Dawn was released in January 2012, and it is a demonstration of what's to come. We are currently developing the awaited multiplayer version, which has yet to be released.

Feature List

  • Two Unique Factions that differ in weapons, vehicles, and gameplay style
  • 40+ Weapons and Vehicles
  • A Functional Ingame Economy allowing players to manage their own credits, purchase weapons and vehicles, maintain and increase income, and hurdle enemy credit flow.
  • Command & Conquer Mode is the central Renegade X gamemode, which will feature a skirmish pitted between GDI and Nod. Each team will have their own respective bases composed of key structures, and the main objective is to destroy the enemy base while protecting your own
  • A singleplayer mini-campaign, complete with 1-2 hours of gameplay and cinematics. Black Dawn was released in January 2012 and is available for download
  • Capturable Tech Structures allowing teams to buff up their offensive capabilities and economic reserves in multiplayer
  • Superweapons at the disposal of players such as Nuclear Weapons, spaced-based Ion Cannons, and airstrikes.
  • Skirmish Mode, allowing you to play offline with bots that are compatible with C&C-mode
  • And oodles more!

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9 comments by [NE]Fobby[GEN] on Dec 15th, 2014

Hello everyone!

How are you all? We've been busy enjoying our latest release, Beta 3: the most stable and most complete version of Renegade X thus far. Renegade X is a multiplayer Tactical Shooter based on the Command & Conquer universe. It is a standalone indie game that can be downloaded for absolutely free here: Renegade-x.com

But in between playing, we've also been working on a few things. We have been preparing a new version of Renegade X that will feature a few new multiplayer levels, fixes, and some gameplay changes. We will be sharing more details about our upcoming release soon - but you can expect a new version in early 2015.

Indie of the Year awards!

Phase 2 of the Indie of the Year awards has begun! Please vote for Renegade X by clicking "Tactical Shooter" and pressing the "VOTE" button next to Renegade X: Indiedb.com

If you have voted in Phase 1, you can vote again in Phase 2!

Spread the word! It's time to win some awards.

Without further ado, the new Renegade X maps


The original C&C Renegade map is back in a beautiful remake by our very own Robin Nielsen:


A personal favourite, Complex is a rush go-go-go map with no automated defenses:


Kenz has been working on a remake of Canyon. Here's another trip down memory lane:

You can check out Kenz's YouTube channel to check out his progress on Canyon: Youtube.com

That's all for now folks!

Be sure to vote for us, and join us ingame. In fact, I'm going to get some gaming in right now.

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C&C Renegade X Full Official Soundtrack

C&C Renegade X Full Official Soundtrack

Nov 26, 2014 Music 3 comments

The sorted and complete Renegade X Soundtrack, included the original remake of "Command & Conquer"! Reupload due to accidently including the original...

Renegade X: Beta 3

Renegade X: Beta 3

Oct 10, 2014 Full Version 12 comments

This is a full beta multiplayer candidate. Please uninstall all previous versions of Renegade X.

OUTDATED Renegade X - Open Beta 2 (OBSOLETE)

OUTDATED Renegade X - Open Beta 2 (OBSOLETE)

Mar 23, 2014 Full Version 15 comments

This is a full beta multiplayer candidate. Please uninstall Open Beta 1, and download and install this version.

Renegade X - Open Beta (OUTDATED)

Renegade X - Open Beta (OUTDATED)

Feb 25, 2014 Full Version 22 comments

The multiplayer beta for Renegade X. Visit Renegade-X.com

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 2

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 2

Jan 30, 2012 Full Version 9 comments

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - a free indie short singleplayer campaign, available now. Multiplayer not included. Be sure to keep up with Renegade X for...

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 1

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 1

Jan 30, 2012 Full Version 14 comments

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - a free indie short singleplayer campaign, available now. Multiplayer not included. Be sure to keep up with Renegade X for...

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Awesomium Sep 4 2012, 12:55pm says:

Can't wait for the multiplayer!!!! ;)

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Ushiri Aug 30 2012, 1:18pm says:

Not possible to start..dont even bother to download. I use Winxp pro Sp3, 3,5gigram, intel 2.2ghz dual core ati hd 5700 1gb

I tried to start it up 3 times...have to enter as administrator even if I have xp..then it starts up unreal developemnt kit...and then its error.

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ImperialKaskins Sep 2 2012, 2:39am replied:

Winxp Pro Sevice Packet 3
3 x 5GB Ram ( Huh got such thing as 5GB ram ,1st time heard o_0.)
Dual Core 2.2Ghz.
Ati HD 5700.

Well I think it would be either the operating system. Can you play Unreal Tournament 3 ? If you can than it should be no problem with UDK

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Quhark_Rotanx Sep 8 2012, 9:12am replied:

i think he has 3.5 GB (3 and half) RAM and idk if his core is pentium or Celeron But here my specs
Win 7 Home Premium SP1
4GB Ram
Intel Pentium Dual-Core 3.00GHz E5700
ATi Radeon HD 5550 1GB
Note:this game runs for me but its laggin

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NovusZ Aug 19 2012, 2:45pm says:

The Funny thing is i only play BF3 for its multiplayer... and this is like BF3 multiplayer... so i wasted 60$ -_-

+2 votes     reply to comment
fireguycat Aug 17 2012, 3:12pm says:

is this game dead

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Ushiri Aug 30 2012, 1:27pm replied:

Its not possible that it would be dead..Check the twitter stuff...the team wrote 12 of august... but I really dont know why its not working... perhaps its mostly for win 7 ...even if it seems weird.

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Commander_RealWar Aug 17 2012, 9:49pm replied:

Wow, it's been a week since the last update... This game is obviously dead.

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Ushiri Aug 30 2012, 1:28pm replied:

If every game that didnt do an update every week was
counted as dead...there would be no games.

+1 vote     reply to comment
a1s Aug 15 2012, 7:05pm says:

I'd like to submit a bug report (but can't find where to do it, so I'll just dump it here like the lazy bum I am):

In the 3rd level (SAM sites) when you restart from the 2nd checkpoint (having just blown up the 1st SAM). I get full health (not a bug?) and NO HUD. I've reproduced this bug 3 times without fail. Switching weapons, perspective or turning on sights (which only changes screen color, and doesn't actually display sights) does not help. Restarting objective (level) does fix it, but there's an unskipable cutscene, so that's not convenient at all.
I'm running a 64-bit Win7 'Professional' on a laptop.

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a1s Aug 15 2012, 7:44pm replied:

More bugs!

in level 4 (baby sitter) when you reload a checkpoint, if you had taken one of the missile launchers, it will be missing. Also you can trap yourself behind the barrels if you jump onto them from above (i.e. are being an idiot.) Just thought you should know.

More importantly, I managed to get the 'No HUD' bug again. This time it doesn't occur every time, but when it does there aren't any units on the level: friend, foe or The Tank (I suspect it's a *different* 'No HUD' bug) and you can finish by simply running to the objective on foot (No MLRSes are necessary, nor do they appear.)
You can also finish sometimes without doing anything (this only happened once, so my best guess is: deliver MLRSes to the objective, have one killed (by the remaining enemy forces), then re-spawn and wait.) Will investigate further.

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a1s Aug 15 2012, 8:05pm replied:

Confirmed. I just did the same thing again, and the mission was completed without me interfering (MLRSes were not deployed in this one either- you just have to wait a bit). It's unclear if being of foot plays any role in this, as I never managed to keep my tank in one piece (despite being proficient with my touchpad, I still suck at being a commando.)

More bugs tommorow!

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Highest Rated (8 agree) 10/10

Free and graphics are impossible, or at-least that is what these companies are telling us these days. Renegade-X will change this...

Sep 23 2012, 4:17pm by cirex

Lowest Rated (15 agree) 3/10

I played through half of the campaign and suffered through two system lockups which required shutting down my computer via the power button. The graphics were pretty decent... Comparable to games from 2008-2009, but the overall (lack of) brightness makes it difficult to discern any details in their work. It seems pointless to me to put so much effort into environments and then make them so dark that you can't see what you're doing without jacking up the gamma in your video card control panel. AI…

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