December 2000

 Holiday Map Pack for Red Alert 2 Released!
Posted Friday, December 22, 2000

We've just released another free map pack for Red Alert 2! This includes a holiday-themed map, as well as two other multiplayer maps!

Happy Holidays from everyone at Westwood Studios!

Click Here to download.

Click Here to download Map Pack 1!



 Westwood VS The World Reminder!
Posted Wednesday, December 20, 2000

Just a reminder, today Wednesday December 20th, Westwood employees and Red Alert 2 team members will be logged into Westwood Online (USA Server) from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PST) to challenge fans to games of Red Alert 2. This will be your chance to show off your RTS skills and show Westwood who's really the boss! Prizes will be given away to all those fans who are victorious. We will be giving away a couple of these guys tonight. See ya online!








Note: Make sure your WOL account nickname and mailing information is up-to-date. We don't want your prizes to the wrong address!



 Westwood Studios VS. The World!
Posted Tuesday, December 19, 2000

Tomorrow Wednesday December 20th, Westwood employees and Red Alert 2 team members will be logged into Westwood Online (USA Server) from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PST) to challenge fans to games of Red Alert 2. This will be the last event until the new year, and our online team will be giving away extra holiday goodies to those players that can dominate Westwood's best. So don't miss out, we'll see you online tomorrow.


Note: Make sure your WOL account nickname and mailing information is up-to-date. We don't want your prizes to the wrong address!



 New Red Alert 2 Map Pack!
Posted Monday, December 18, 2000

Who Hoo!!! The latest Red Alert 2 map pack has arrived. In this download players will find never before seen official maps created by the Red Alert 2 team. Once the file is downloaded, simply copy the 3 maps included in this zip into the directory in which you installed Red Alert 2. That's it! Have Fun!!!

Click Here to download.



 Westwood Xtreme!
Posted Thursday, December 14, 2000

If you live in the Las Vegas area (Westwood's base of operations) and think you're good at Red Alert 2, now is your opportunity to prove it.

Westwood Studios and X-TREME RADIO - KXTE- Las Vegas, NV are teaming up to give fans a chance to win $5,000 Sunday December 17th. Players will have to go head to head against Westwood's best players and win if they want the cash.

Click Here to find out more details!



 All Game Servers Operational!
Posted Thursday, December 14, 2000

We apologize for the extended server downtime today (Wednesday 12/13/2000) due to maintenance on our gamer server systems. As a result of additional hardware and expansion of the databases, players will now experience improved performance with Westwood Online.

We appreciate your support and we will continue to better our service for you.



 Westwood Studios VS. The World!
Posted Tuesday, December 12, 2000

Tomorrow Wednesday December 13th, Westwood employees and Red Alert 2 team members will be logged into Westwood Online (USA Server) from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PST) to challenge fans to games of Red Alert 2. This will be your chance to show off your RTS skills and show Westwood who's really the boss! Prizes will be given away to all those fans who are victorious. See ya online!



 Name That Commie!
Posted Friday, December 8, 2000

Gamesmania and Westwood Studios have teamed to bring you lots of goodies before the holidays. All you have to do is "Name that Commie!" Head over to Games Mania NOW to find out all the details!

Games Mania.com



 Chat Reminder!
Posted Thursday, December 7, 2000

Just a reminder, today December 7th at 4:00 PM (PST), Delphi and Virtual Ted will be hosting a chat session with the producer for Red Alert 2, Harvard Bonin. Details will on how to join in will be posted here one hour prior to the chat. See you then!



 Breaking News! Red Alert 2 Chat!
Posted Wednesday, December 6, 2000

Tomorrow, Thursday December 7th at 4:00 PM (PST), Delphi and Virtual Ted will be hosting a another chat session with the producer for Red Alert 2, Harvard Bonin.



 Today's Event!
Posted Wednesday, December 6, 2000

Wow! Today's event was a huge success! We'd like to thank all of our fans who were online and waited patiently to get a shot at taking down a Westwood Studios staffer in Red Alert 2. If you did not get a chance to play them tonight, check back next week, as Westwood will be hosting another event to challenge the fans.



 Westwood Studios VS. The World!
Posted Tuesday, December 5, 2000

Tomorrow, Wednesday December 6th, Westwood employees and Red Alert 2 team members will again be challenging fans from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PST) to games of Red Alert 2 on WOL. Players who think they can beat these guys at their own game are encouraged to participate. Prizes will be given away to all those fans who are victorious. So be on the look out, you never know who might join your multiplayer game.



 Red Alert 2 Monthly Contest begins Today!
Posted Monday, December 4, 2000

Hi Everyone!

We will soon be launching our monthly Red Alert 2 contest on December 4th (Monday) at 12:00 noon PST! That means you have the weekend to practice all your strategies and find out how to climb to the top of the ladder during the month of December.

As usual, we'll be resetting the ladders so that everyone has a fair chance to get to #1. So, if you spent your time with a lower rank during last month, don't worry! You will have a fresh start on December 4th.

Good luck to everyone, and watch closely for a chance to win some of the largest prizes we have ever offered for one of our online tournaments!



 The Red Alert 2 Community Rocks!
Posted Friday, December 1, 2000

Do you want to know the latest happenings in the Red Alert 2 world? Are you looking for the latest tips and strategies to use on your opponents? Well look no further! Our Red Alert 2 community section has links to a variety of sites that have the latest and greatest information and tips to help improve your game. You might even find an interview or two with Westwood employee's talking about top secret stuff. Don't miss out!

Click Here to visit the Red Alert 2 Community!




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