March 2001

 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Friday, March 30, 2001

fan sites. The hard work and dedication these guys put into their websites is extraordinary and deserve every ounce of support!

This week the honor goes to!!!! CNC NZ These guys have a ton of great info on Red Alert 2, so be sure to check them out!

 Russia considers prospects of building Mir-2!
Posted Thursday, March 29, 2001

Here some cool Russian news from "The Russian government is considering building a successor to the recently abandoned Mir space station..."

Click Here to read to more!

 Red Alert 2 Chat Finished!
Posted Monday, March 26, 2001

Well, we just finished up the chat with RA2 producer Harvard Bonin, and boy did he chat! For everyone that missed it, click on the link below to read the chat log!

Red Alert 2 chat log!

The Red Alert 2 Team

 New War Story Posted on Planet C&C!
Posted Friday, March 23, 2001

Over at Planet C&C they have added another story to their War Stories section.

"One Day of a US Corporal"
is a comic story that takes place at the very beginning of the Soviet aggression.

Click Here to read!

 Tournament Spotlight!!
Posted Thursday, March 22, 2001

We would like to say “CONGRATULATIONS” to the players listed below for making it to the top spot on the Red Alert 2 tournament/ladder system for February. These guys fought hard and deserve some recognition for their accomplishments.

March is slowly coming to an end, now is your chance to get in there and fight for the #1 spot as the best player in the world, and win some cool prizes!

February Top Ranked Players


#1 Ranked Player: Konan8888
#2 Ranked Player: Mikelmay
#3 Ranked Player: Breznov


#1 Ranked Player: Bgrail
#2 Ranked Player: Viky127
#3 Ranked Player: Favell

 WESTWOODSURF Hosts Internet Radio!
Posted Wednesday, March 21, 2001

WestwoodSurf just recently posted a very cool internet radio section to their site. Currently they our broadcasting tunes from RA, RA2, and C&C Tiberian Dawn.

Check them out at WestwoodSurf

 Red Alert 2 Contest at Tiberium-MW!
Posted Tuesday, March 20, 2001

Be sure to head over to Tiberium-MW and sign up for their latest RA2 contest. It's a great chance to win a cool RA2 T-shirt and poster.

Click Here to enter!

 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Monday, March 19, 2001

Well, it's that time again to spotlight one our dedicated Red Alert 2 fan sites. The hard work and dedication these guys put into their websites is extraordinary and deserve every ounce of support!

This week the honor goes to!!!! Red 2 World!! These guys have a ton of great info on Red Alert 2, so be sure to check them out!

 Red Alert 2 Extreme is Back
Posted Saturday, March 17, 2001

Red Alert eXtreme is back after being down for a while. Head over to Red Alert eXtreme for more info.

 Westwood's Growing Red Alert 2 Community!!
Posted Wednesday, March 14, 2001

Be sure to visit Westwood's growing Red Alert 2 fan site community section. These guys have all the latest tips, strategies and information you could ever to need to be the best at Red Alert 2!

CLICK HERE to visit the C&C fan site links section!

 New Red Alert 2 Map Pack!
Posted Friday, March 9, 2001

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 run the RA2MAPPACK7.EXE file and extract the files to your Red Alert 2 game directory (usually C:\WESTWOOD\RA2). Have Fun!!!

Click Here to visit our downloads section!

 Message Boards are currently offline
Posted Thursday, March 8, 2001

We are currently restoring our message boards to their original state several hours before our accidental loss of messages last night.

We expect the message boards for Red Alert 2 to be available again in within the hour.

Thanks for your patience and understanding!

 Red Alert 2 Tournament Mayhem!!
Posted Wednesday, March 7, 2001

This month Westwood is going crazy! The top 500 players (top 250 from both Allied & Soviet) will each receive our brand new and very cool Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 Soviet Mouse Pad. This special edition pad is only available to our tournament winners. So don't miss out, log get online with Red Alert 2 today!

Click Here to take a look at the mousepad!

 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Friday, March 2, 2001

Well, the team was browsing through the fan site section today and we've decided to spotlight RADEN! These guys have a ton of great info on Red Alert 2, so be sure to check them out!

 Game Server Update!
Posted Friday, March 2, 2001

Earlier this morning, we performed some scheduled maintenance on our server array. This was completed successfully more quickly than we had planned, and the servers were put back online by 8:40am.

All chat systems, game servers, web, ladder, and database servers are up and operational. No problems have been reported in the past 24 hours.

 Strategic Commander Update!!
Posted Thursday, March 1, 2001

The RA2 team has just recently updated the profile for Strategic Commander from Microsoft! Click on the link below to download!

Note players must copy the file into their "Program files/Microsoft Hardware/Game Controllers/Profiles" folder. Next, run "Program files/Microsoft Hardware/Game Controllers/Strategic Commander" program. Then follow the instructions to load the new profile.

Click Here to download the Strategic Commander Profile.

 Game Server Down Time!
Posted Thursday, March 1, 2001

Hello Everyone,

We just wanted to let you know tomorrow Friday March 2, we will be performing preventative maintenance on our game servers from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM PST. All Westwood game servers will be offline during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but it's necessary work to keep the game running in top shape for all of our fans!


Westwood Support