Ever wish that Westwood had patched Yuri's Revenge so that it could reach its full potential? CannisRules: Balance of Power is the next best thing. Rather than seeking to add a load of new units, this mod instead takes the units that are already present and makes them much more useful and fun to use.

But for those players who ARE looking for new units, the latest release of CR:BoP features the brand-spanking-new Beyond Revenge mode. In this game mode only, all factions can build NEW special units at high-tech level.

And of course CR:BoP supports both of the Assault Mappacks, which means a total of 50 maps to play Assault and Capture the Flag games. (CTF is multiplayer only)

The latest version of the CannisRules: Balance of Power Yuri's Revenge mod is now available. The development of the Beyond Revenge expansion continues with the addition of 2 new, totally original units, and as usual, many more game tweaks and enhancements - too many to list here. Significant additional AI coding has been added to support the computer's use of the new expansion units only in the game mode that features them.
This is probably the most polished and fun version of the mod yet! Get CannisRules and see for yourself!

Where we are.

12 years ago News 2 comments

The current version is now up to 1.6 The new country special units described in the last news post here (all those many moons ago) has been implemented...

Looking forward to the Next Version

12 years ago News 0 comments

While the Yuri's Revenge mod CannisRules: Balance of Power v1.5 is fully functional right now, there are plans for the future. Ultimately I am looking...

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Vhince111500 Mar 1 2014 says:

The last comment I saw from cannis is (lol). ok. AND WHY THE MOD IS DEAD? I JUST SAW THIS MOD THE PAST YEARS. AND NOW IM GONNA DOWNLOAD IT WHERE IS IT NOW!?!?!? :L this mod is cool bytheway the last time I saw this.

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dodo123 Nov 25 2010 says:

the mod is dead ?

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smoke4me Dec 23 2009 says:

The Truth to be told Cannis never did upload his mod to the moddb or even filefront! (WTH!? Why post a mod and not post your mod files?) Luckily for all of you here I still have the mod, required terrain expansion pack and I uploaded it to the front today.

The link for the terrain expansion pack:

The link for the mod:

FIRST!!! (MAKE SURE YOU HAVE YURI'S REVENGE 1.001 INSTALLED) INSTALL THE FILE TX_v202a.exe (Which is the terrain expansion pack btw works with the first decade as well tested it myself.)

SECOND!!! RUN THE FILE CannisRules-1.8.exe This will cause the XCC Mod Launcher for CannisRules 1.8 to open.

THIRD!!! CLICK THE Launch CannisRules and the mod should start up.
The mod WILL NOT modify any Yuri's Revenge files BUT it will create the mod files in your RA2 directory. WHEN YOU EXIT YURI'S REVENGE THE MOD WILL CLEAN THE FILES IT CREATED IN THE RA2 DIRECTORY.

I take no credit in this mod. If anyone sees or can contact Cannis for some weird reason credit him and whoever else who made this excellent Yuri's Revenge mod.

Good luck and kick some serious Yuri ***! ;-)

(BTW IMPORTANT: If for some strange reason you crash or the mod doesn't clean its files, go into the RA2 directory and remove the following files: ra2md.csf, glslmd.shp, expandmd99.mix, expandmd98.mix, ecachemd99.mix, ecachemd98.mix, ecacheassualt98.mix, and cannismd.pkt.

After deleting those files, Yuri's Revenge will work fine. :-] )

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borvic Jul 5 2007 says:

it says thers downloads ready but thers nothing in the download area?

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BanMePlease Jun 25 2007 says:

Wow - very sweet. :D

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redrose Jun 14 2006 says:

very good and nice mod thanks for moddb team :)

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agan.man May 12 2006 says:

can be downloaded at

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saver May 4 2006 says:

Is this mod for Yuri or Red alert 2 only?

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saver Apr 20 2006 says:

Why can't we download this mod?Why?

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estkornman Jun 25 2005 says:

how do i download red alert mods here? :S

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