CWC is a C&C Generals Zero Hour Total Conversion and also works with "The First Decade". It takes place from 1980-1989 and it features realistic units from the 80's.
We want CWC to be a mixture of realism and fun. CWC is more realistic than vanilla Generals, with real life weapon systems and side specific characteristics.
CWC offers 2 factions: Russia and USA. The Russians tend to use tanks and artillery (for example: T-72 / T-80, BM-21, 2S1 only to mention a few) while the USA rely on aircraft and high tech units (for example: F-15, F-16, F-117, A-10 etc.).

Also we have a lot of infantry in the game, not all of them are just cannon fodder. So engaging a T-80UK with a US Rifleman won't be a good idea. Other infantry units can be a real pain in the ass to armoured units though. We want the players to use more infantry than in regular Generals, where infantry wasn't the big deal. In CWC Infantry can be very useful, even against tanks if you have LAW/RPG-Soldiers.

For more information visit our Homepage at where you can get snips of information and brand new pics and downloads.

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13 comments by [CWC]Widowmaker on Apr 20th, 2014

Ten years ago the Cold War Crisis Mod for C&C Generals Zero Hour was revealed to the public. How did you like the first decade of Cold War Crisis. Tell us your greatest Cold War Crisis stories in the comments below.

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Cold War Crisis v1.5 build 477 (Mac Version)

Cold War Crisis v1.5 build 477 (Mac Version)

Sep 18, 2009 Full Version 12 comments

Mac version of Cold War Crisis v1.5, build 477, ported & packaged by super_kev. It comes with the installer & launchers to allow the mod to be...

Map Development Kit 1.4 Update

Map Development Kit 1.4 Update

Aug 14, 2009 Mapping Tool 2 comments

Map.ini and map.str files for the secondary objective introduced in version 1.3.

Cold War Crisis v1.5 Final

Cold War Crisis v1.5 Final

Aug 3, 2009 Full Version 117 comments

The final version of CWC including all twenty patches since our original 2008 v1.0 release and the 2005 demo mission now re-packed as v1.5! Still requires...

Map Development Kit 1.3 Update

Map Development Kit 1.3 Update

Mar 20, 2009 Mapping Tool 3 comments

This is the v1.3 update for the Map Development Kit (MDK) for CWC. It adds scripts for another type of secondary objectives.

Map Development Kit 1.2 Update

Map Development Kit 1.2 Update

Nov 5, 2008 Patch 4 comments

This is the v1.2 update for the Map Development Kit (MDK) for CWC. This update is REQUIRED and must be applied to the original MDK as well as to maps...

Map Development Kit 1.1 Update

Map Development Kit 1.1 Update

Aug 16, 2008 Mapping Tool 2 comments

This is the v1.1 update for the Map Development Kit (MDK) for CWC. This update is REQUIRED and must be applied to the original MDK as well as to maps...

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SgtAce Mar 2 2006, 7:03am says:

First of all 2312222 i have already apologized for the horse comments but due to your work i will apologize again and ask that you lighten up as i have already offered help but that is for you to decide. Second of all who exactly are you black wyvren as if you are a halogen worker i have posted there to aid your efforts and second of all i do not see how my comments are stupid (perhaps the horse comments and the large amount of comments due to forgeting to mention certain things) and finaly i dont even rember your name from past visits so how could i stalk you?

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[CWC]Widowmaker Feb 28 2006, 6:34pm says:

@ mexinugget
we wont die out, CWC is just way too cool to die ;) ... but PLZ don't flame other people/mods here. IMO halogen is one of the best mods for generals/zh. their work is excellent!

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2312222 Creator
2312222 May 11 2006, 2:14am says:

Thanks XWolfGhost :) We're working as fast as we can to release a new version.

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SgtAce Feb 27 2006, 12:39pm says:

And if you guys need any help (posters,er beta testing :-)) i will do what i can because good mods need our support.

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[CWC]SHADOW Feb 27 2006, 7:06am says:

We already have released several (!) ingame videos of CWC. Just check out our Download-section on our Page, there is even a vid showing some combat action ;)

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micki_deez Feb 26 2006, 7:27pm says:

you guys should consider putting together like a advertising trailer for this looks so good...i want to see it in action seeing that my damn cd wont work

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2312222 Creator
2312222 Feb 26 2006, 6:43pm says:

Hey there, I wonder why you think this mod might die. We were working pretty fast in the past weeks and updates are coming in regularly. So rest assured, this mod will not cease :)

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RedCoat67 Feb 25 2006, 6:17am says:

Yes I agree. :confused:

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dereco Feb 18 2006, 8:17pm says:

i've just had a shot on this mod and holy s**t, you people are way good, i just hope you can get a skimish working for it, but hey the intro and the ending movie top notch couldn't have done better if you tryed.

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namman2 Feb 18 2006, 3:56pm says:

great mod i hope you have uncluded the us special power

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This mod is how Generals should have been. The quality of the work done in CWC is remarkable. I followed this mod ever since I first saw it in 2005, the first things that caught my eye was BMPs floating on water, just like in real life. The only game I had seen that in was Operation Flashpoint. So began a long wait, I visited the CWC website every week looking for updates, and every time there was an update it gave me a smile. I eventually registered at the CWC forums and posted a few posts. My…

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Very bad!!!

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