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Vietnam Glory Obscured is a total conversion for Command and Conquer Generals: Zero Hour that simulates warfare during the Vietnam War. The mod features unique gameplay elements such as village occupation and reputation, jungle combat and modular construction.

Two completely different factions, the United States of America and the North Vietnamese Army, are represented with realistic units from the time period and present very different gameplay styles and strategies. Infantry warfare is very important; vehicles and aircraft must be supported to be successful and all units have multiple direct counters.

Custom maps are designed to provide novel strategic choices while being aesthetically pleasing, with a variety of different styles, layouts and game modes. Custom designed jungle trees create realistic jungles that camouflage infantry for ambushes and provide bonuses to NVA infantry; they can catch and spread fire dynamically, as well as be poisoned by Agent Orange.

Game modes include Bombardment, with a capturable Battleship or Aircraft Carrier for the USA and total map vision for the NVA, and King of the Hill, where a player must hold the hill area for a given period of time to be victorious.

This style of gameplay has never before been seen in Command and Conquer Generals, and makes for a whole new experience.

The Auto Updater

We are now offering a full download that comes with an auto updater. Once the mod is installed, any small fixes or changes will be updated automatically whenever you start the mod launcher if you are connected to the internet.

The speed of the downloads for the auto updater will range in speed depending on how fast your connection is, how many people are currently updating, and your location. If you are having issues with the Auto Updater, please check out our common issues thread.

The updater allows this mod to be compatible with any other mods that use mod launchers, including Shockwave and Cold War Crisis.

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Blog RSS Feed Post news Report abuse Latest News: Vietnam Glory Obscured - Top 100 Mods of 2011

6 comments by ScreamingCricket on Dec 11th, 2011

Mod of the Year 2011 - Top 100

Mod of the Year Awards


Thanks to all of your votes, we made the Mod Database Top 100 in their Mod of the Year awards for 2011! We couldn't have done this without your support and belief in our project!

Now that we are in Top 100, we could sure use your support and votes for the final round of voting! Simply click HERE and press the GREEN VOTE button on the main page just below the summary, be sure to log in as member votes count more than a guest vote!

Be sure to VOTE!


To repay your dedication and loyalty we have put together something for our fans...
The Cerberus Release!

The Cerberus Release is the Vietnam Glory Obscured Original Soundtrack, a collection of music from the past 7 years!

VGO | OST includes 20 music tracks, including 2 never before heard songs by Effect29. There are also 2 bonus orchestral tracks not present in the game, one made by Effect29. Never before have these songs been released in an official capacity!

VGO|OST includes the following tracks:

Effect29 Songs
Title Screen - The River
Title Credits - All or Nothing
Bonus - Be There
Bonus - I Wouldnt Know

NVA Tracks
NVA01 - The Calling
NVA02 - Along the Trails
NVA03 - Rumble in the Jungle
NVA04 - Breaking the Lines
NVA05 - The Tet Offensive
NVA06 - The Calm *bonus by Effect29*
NVA07 - Village by the Stream *bonus*

USA Tracks
USA01 - Welcome to Vietnam
USA02 - Search and Destroy
USA03 - Weapons of War
USA04 - Acrimonious Engagement
USA05 - Commence
USA06 - War Time
USA07 - We Will Rise Again
USA08 - Hold the Lines
USA09 - Glory Obscured

If you haven't tried the Hydra Release yet, you can download it here. If you have an older version of Hydra, just open the mod launcher and it will automatically update to the latest version, Hydra 2.1.

Also be sure to check out the Tutorials on how to play our mod and Battle Commentary of our developers playing the different factions so you can see their tactics!

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VGO | Original Soundtrack

VGO | Original Soundtrack

Dec 11, 2011 Music 13 comments

20 music tracks including 2 never before heard songs by Effect29 and 2 bonus tracks!

Vietnam | Glory Obscured v2.0 - The Hydra Release

Vietnam | Glory Obscured v2.0 - The Hydra Release

Jun 4, 2011 Full Version 64 comments

Full download of VGO v2.0 - The Hydra Release with auto-updater for future versions. Contains both the USA and NVA factions.

Elandslaagte - V|GO

Elandslaagte - V|GO

Oct 21, 2009 Multiplayer Map 4 comments

This is the .map and .tga file for Elandslaagte. Originally intended for my Boer War mod, as the map is rightfully mine and it seems hopes of the Boer...

Pegasus 1.1 Mac Version

Pegasus 1.1 Mac Version

Sep 3, 2008 Full Version 6 comments

This is the the full Pegasus 1.1 release, compiled by SuperKev.

Vietnam Glory Obscured Teaser Trailer

Vietnam Glory Obscured Teaser Trailer

May 10, 2007 Movies 1 comment

The VGO teaser trailer released 25/12/06.

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Terrapin2190
Terrapin2190 May 6 2015, 8:57pm says:

I'm having issues starting the Hydra v2.0 Launcher. I've got vanilla versions of Generals and 'Deluxe Edition' version of Zero Hour, which I believe are both considered vanilla. After installing and attempting to launch VGO, I get a series of errors. The WinXP prompt pops up, than I get around 4 different errors explaining that VGO files could not be copied and Zero Hour files could not be replaced? (I'm reinstalling again to see if I can get it working so I can't note exact nature of the errors)

Is there something I'm doing wrong? Is it compatible with non-TFD? Am I supposed to patch to v1.04 prior to installing VGO?

Looks like a great mod btw, I would love to play it. The anniversary of American troops being pulled from Vietnam just passed btw. (Just a random fact :)

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Ranger_Logan
Ranger_Logan May 19 2015, 2:30am replied:

Yes, you need to update both games (Gen to 1.8 and ZH to 1.4). Simply just install the mod in your ZH folder and press OK if it asks you to replace any files.

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Guest
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Panic38
Panic38 Apr 14 2015, 8:51pm says:

I'm using origin and every time I try to launch the mod an error pops up "Origin.exe - Entry Point Not Found; The procedure entry point _invalid_parameter_noinfo_noreturn could not be located in the dynamic link library MSVCR100.dll" How can I fix this?

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Ranger_Logan
Ranger_Logan May 19 2015, 2:32am replied:

If you're missing a DLL file then you need to reinstall the game and install the mod in your ZH folder.

If THAT doesn't work, then you need to find out where that DLL file goes and get it.

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paradig124
paradig124 Dec 3 2014, 1:22am says:

Hey guys
I've reinstalled the game twice, installed the 1.04 patch and keep getting a serious error every time I try to launch the game

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Ranger_Logan
Ranger_Logan May 19 2015, 2:33am replied:

Odd. Reinstalling the game should clear any errors popping up.

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paradig124
paradig124 May 22 2015, 2:08am replied:

Thanks man for answering, I should have mentioned this sooner but I got it to work.

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Warships
Warships Oct 24 2014, 10:19pm says:

hey i install it then have no naval maps

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Ranger_Logan
Ranger_Logan May 19 2015, 2:35am replied:

Browse through the map list. The ones with huge water are the ones that have naval assets.

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Jungles, blood, sweat, heat - Vietnam! The war that brings you back for more!

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