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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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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 61 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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cdsmalang
cdsmalang Oct 25 2013, 8:17pm says:

My Pc tell I need to net framework v4.0.30319 to run the hydra v2.0
PLEASE HELP ME! :(

+1 vote     reply to comment
ScreamingCricket
ScreamingCricket Nov 27 2013, 2:38pm replied:

You need to download the latest version of .NET framework from microsoft. You can do that here Microsoft.com

+2 votes     reply to comment
Delta_Force
Delta_Force Oct 11 2013, 2:45pm buried:

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Warning, do not install this mod, it will not run properly and will ruin your ZH game, you'll have to completely delete everything and re-install. Wish the maker of this mod would have finished his work :( it looked great.

-8 votes     reply to comment
^Namaekeks
^Namaekeks Dec 29 2013, 2:41pm replied:

Im curious if you're just not figuring out how to install the mod, or if you are just Hatin it for some random reason....

+1 vote     reply to comment
Ranger_Logan
Ranger_Logan Oct 14 2013, 9:41am replied:

That's completely nonsense. The mod itself is installed correctly and you can also play the vanilla game. Your problem is that you've encountered an error on install or installed the mod on a corrupt ZH.

Reinstall ZH and then install it. If that doesn't work either, then become a damn programmer and fix it for yourself.

+5 votes     reply to comment
Delta_Force
Delta_Force Oct 11 2013, 2:22pm says:

looks great sounds great, but no AI :( no game

-4 votes     reply to comment
PathfinderGI
PathfinderGI Oct 11 2013, 6:24pm replied:

Actually the mod comes complete with 3 levels of ai diffculty for both factions. If you provide some information in regards to the issue you have,there may a solution to you problem.

+1 vote     reply to comment
Delta_Force
Delta_Force Oct 17 2013, 8:04pm replied:

not much detail to give.... no AI, not on any difficulty and not on any of the maps I tried. Installed on a brand new install of ZH

0 votes     reply to comment
elirev4
elirev4 Sep 20 2013, 10:23am says:

Why aren't you uploading version 2.1 to Mod DB?
By the way, great mod.

+1 vote     reply to comment
ScreamingCricket
ScreamingCricket Sep 25 2013, 9:11pm replied:

It will probably happen when life isn't so busy for us. In the mean time, the auto updater will patch the mod to the latest version.

+1 vote     reply to comment
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Jungles, blood, sweat, heat - Vietnam! The war that brings you back for more!

Dec 6 2010, 5:18pm by Deuce_Savage

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