In the alternative timeline, where the Cold War ended with the triumph of the Nationalists. One last battle has be fought. Europe is running out of any possible energy resources, the industry is stagnating and European Union's greatest foe - the union of Eastern European rogue states known as the "Intermarum" has issued an economic blockade on its mighty western neighbor. Too long we have tolerated these hordes making illegal genetic experiments on people and polluting our holy continent with the wastes of their nuclear production. Too long they have polluted the North Pole and refused to disarm. It's time, commander. It's time, commander, to break through their failed regime with our legions of steel and fire.

Report article RSS Feed Storyline update #1

"The collapse of the Soviet Union was the greatest geopolitical catastrophe of the 20th century, primarily because of the destruction of the existing system of the bipolar world. Many had hoped that the end of the "cold war" will get rid of large military expenditures and the released resources will be directed to the solution of global problems - food, energy, environmental and others. However, these expectations were not met. In place of the "cold war" has come an even bitter struggle."

Posted by Ilves on Mar 7th, 2013

The deconstruction of falling stars

"The collapse of the Soviet Union was the greatest geopolitical catastrophe of the 20th century, primarily because of the destruction of the existing system of the bipolar world. Many had hoped that the end of the "cold war" will get rid of large military expenditures and the released resources will be directed to the solution of global problems - food, energy, environmental and others. However, these expectations were not met. In place of the "cold war" has come an even bitter struggle for energy resources. In essence, a new division of the world. In the course are any funds until the occupation of the independent states. "
- Alexander Lukashenko

European Union - the European Empire

The oil is depleting. Though they say the global oil reserves will be enough to feed us for 10-20 years more, there is a ceiling after which extraction of oil resources is useless, as humanity loses the same amount of energy digging oil as the amount of energy it gets by burning it. Our world is too much dependent on oil today, depletion of which will effectively decimate the modern economy. Prompting  5% of available workforce to be reassigned on generating electricity – if we want to live the same life. Otherwise we need to tell our people that soon they will have to give up personal cars, computers, burn lumber and get closer to the stone age. Which would be a catastrophe.

 This was the central message the leaders of great European powers were discussing.

 But there is a solution: the newly-discovered and vast Arctic resource vault. Unfortunately Russia has already claimed too the Arctic treasury as its own.
If Europe is going to survive, if Europe is going to become energetically independent, Arctic is the key. With the US gone out of the Eastern hemisphere, we need to become a new empire. If we want to secure our future.

Who do you serve?

Rising stars

 Meanwhile the break-away half of EU has formed an independent coalition of Eastern European states - breathing new life into the idea about Intermarum by Polish leader of XX century Józef Piłsudski. Under the threat of military intervention of both Russia and Turkey and animosity from EU, more and more states join the newly-formed Federation of Intermarum, seen by Poland as the direct resurrection of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and a new Warsaw Pact or Yugoslavia by others. The need for Intermarum became apparent when nobody was able to defend Yugoslavia during the EU intervention in Yugoslav wars.

  While somewhere on the South East of the European continent, Turkey starts to gather its nascent military power into one mighty fist and to claim ex-Soviet Asian republics one after another, building an empire of its own and getting dangerously close to both Russia's and Europe's borders...

So... stay tuned with us, we will spotlight the further development of our alternate history universe and its "heroes" further in next updates ^_^
And a couple of Intermarum\Russian cargo planes in case somebody has not seen them yet in our gallery:

An-124

An-225

PS: you can't even imagine how soon is the next big update.

Post comment Comments
BlackHand27
BlackHand27 Mar 7 2013, 4:22am says:

Too bloody excited for this mod! Nice update!

+9 votes     reply to comment
MrTaxikiller
MrTaxikiller Mar 7 2013, 4:53am replied:

correction its a indie game!
-------------------------------

Looking good guys keep up the amazing work!

+10 votes     reply to comment
CommanderDef
CommanderDef Mar 7 2013, 4:59am says:

That Intermarum sounds original, but would never work. Nobody likes Poland, haha. And it looks small compared to EU.

Czech and Slovakia would go together. It may look meaningless to you, but for me it is quite important. Join Czech to Intermarum, or Slovakia to EU (don't know which is more probable, both Czech and Slovakia people don't like EU and Polish).

+3 votes     reply to comment
pato203
pato203 Mar 7 2013, 8:56am replied:

Nicely said. Exactly, Eastern Europe was divided(except, when it was part of Soviet-controlled eastern block) is divided, and will be divided.
The only unifying element is Russia.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Ilves
Ilves Mar 7 2013, 10:52am replied:

Intermarum also consists from Ukraine, Belarus and some Yugoslav states - so overall it's even bigger than EU
And I see the ex-Soviet states of Belarus and Ukraine an even stronger unifier than Poland. By 1991 they possessed industry bigger than that of biggest Western European states.
Another unifying feature I see that the people of Eastern Europe speak related languages - after all, they're mostly all Slavs. I could have called Intermarum Slavia if it didn't had non-Slavic states inside like Romania and Hungary. Actually it's a conflict of Germanic\French West and the Slav world together with it allies.

+7 votes     reply to comment
CommanderDef
CommanderDef Mar 7 2013, 4:27pm replied:

OK, Czech are the same Slavs as Slovakians.

Please, don't leave us with French!!! xD

+2 votes     reply to comment
FortressMaximus
FortressMaximus Mar 7 2013, 6:17am says:

Simply amazing...

+7 votes     reply to comment
The-Kommandant
The-Kommandant Mar 7 2013, 1:13pm says:

Nothing can explain the awesomeness of this :P

+4 votes     reply to comment
yavuztezcan
yavuztezcan Mar 7 2013, 3:03pm says:

WOHOO a C&C scenario that includes Turkey at last!! Great factions btw.I'm so excited!

+3 votes     reply to comment
ppndΣ-snouıɯΘ
ppndΣ-snouıɯΘ Mar 7 2013, 4:13pm says:

This one really does shine with originality.

+3 votes     reply to comment
supjay
supjay Mar 8 2013, 1:59pm says:

awesome update guys....looking forward to seeing more.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Post a Comment
click to sign in

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) which we encourage all contributors to do.

2000 characters limit; HTML formatting and smileys are not supported - text only

Icon
C&C3: Tiberium Wars Icon
Platforms
Windows, Mac
Developed By
Ilves
Contact
Send Message
Official Page
Forums.revora.net
Release Date
TBD
Mod Watch
Track this mod
News
Browse
News
Report Abuse
Report article
Related Mods
Dark Summer'96 (C&C3: Tiberium Wars)
Dark Summer'96 C&C3: Tiberium Wars - Single & Multiplayer Real Time Strategy
Related Games
C&C3: Tiberium Wars
C&C3: Tiberium Wars Single & Multiplayer Real Time Strategy
Rogue Republic
Rogue Republic Indie Single & Multiplayer Real Time Strategy
Related Engines
Pyrogenesis
Pyrogenesis GPL TBD
Related Groups
C&C Paradise
C&C Paradise Fans & Clans group with 1,449 members
C&C Society
C&C Society Web & Community group with 208 members
Europe
Europe Geographic group with 381 members
Giant Lynx Studios
Giant Lynx Studios Developer with 11 members
Indie Devs
Indie Devs Hobbies & Interests group with 1,087 members
Red System - Modmaking Portal
Red System - Modmaking Portal Developer & Publisher with 20 members
SAGE 2D & 3D fans
SAGE 2D & 3D fans Fans & Clans group with 1,330 members