May 2001

 Red Alert 2 Desktop Art!
Posted Thursday, May 31, 2001

Looking for more RA2 wallpapers for Windows desktop? Well look no further! Head over to RADEN to download some great looking art from everyones favorite game!



 Fans to Visit Westwood!
Posted Wednesday, May 30, 2001

With Emperor only weeks away from hitting store shelves, Westwood Studios has invited the webmasters of five diverse and well-known RTS fan sites to come to Las Vegas and play Emperor Battle for Dune for an entire day Friday June 1st.

These sites will have the opportunity to meet producer Chris Longpre, take a tour of Westwood, and of course duke it out in some hi-intensity 3D RTS gaming. After the day is over these webmasters will be treated to a dinner and show Vegas style!

So stay tuned to the sites below for updates and hands on impressions from fellow gamers.

Dune 2k.com
Dune EXtreme
AOE2.com
StarCraft Legacy.com
WarCraftIII.net
Red Alert 2 EXtreme



 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Tuesday, May 29, 2001

It's that time again to spotlight one our dedicated Red Alert 2 fan sites. These guys work hard for the community and have a passion for the game.

This week the honor goes to!!!! CNCNZ.com! Besure to check them out...



 RADEN Launches Chat!!
Posted Monday, May 28, 2001

Want to chat with other RA2 players? Well head over to RADEN and check out their latest chat utility!

Click Here to go straight to the chat!



 Planet CNC Releases New Renegade Screen Saver!!
Posted Friday, May 25, 2001

Ok, this not really Red Alert 2 orientated, but still very cool! PlanetCNC has released a brand spanking new Renegade Screensaver featuring most of the images of Renegade's characters and equipment found on the official Renegade website.

This is a must have download for all C&C and Renegade fans. Screensaver created with Flash and is approx. 2 mins. 20 sec. long.

Click Here to download!

File size =(1 MB)



 Red 2 World Unleashes New Strategy Guide!
Posted Wednesday, May 23, 2001

The guys over at Red 2 World have put together the Ultimate Strategy Guide to RA2. So if you need help to improve your game check this baby out!



 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Tuesday, May 22, 2001

It's that time again to spotlight one our dedicated Red Alert 2 fan sites. These guys work hard for the community and have a passion for the game.

This week the honor goes to!!!! Red Alert Resurrection! Besure to check them out...



 Map Pack 12 is Here!
Posted Monday, May 21, 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 RA2MAPPACK12.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!



 E3 Update!
Posted Friday, May 18, 2001

With day two of E3 coming to a close the Westwood team is far from finished!

The Renegade team has been presenting their game non-stop yesterday morning and will continue on until Saturday. Fans and press have been blown away with what they’ve seen. Expect to see many positive and exciting write-ups about the game soon. Visit the C&C Renegade website Now!

Westwood has just re-launched a bigger and more community driven Red Alert 2 website, complete with new information on Yuri’s Revenge, the expansion pack for Command & Conquer Red Alert 2. Be sure to check it and let us know what you think!

Also, fans that attend E3 2001 will have the opportunity to witness the unveiling of Westwood’s latest Xbox and PlaySation 2 creation, Pirates of Skull Cove. For more information about this killer console game visit the Pirates website!

Westwood’s Persistent state world Earth & Beyond will is also making its big debut at E3. Game demos are by invitation only, so stay tuned to your favorite online game sites for updates and news. Click Here to check out the E&B website!

For those not familiar with the E3 Expo Show, it is the world's largest trade event exclusively dedicated to showcasing interactive entertainment, educational software and related products. Head over to the E3 Expo website for more details!

Visit the links below for up-to-the minute E3 Coverage!

Game Spot

IGN

Game Spy



 Red Alert 2 Shines!
Posted Friday, May 18, 2001

After many months of careful planning and design, we are proud to unveil our new Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 website. Expect many fun and exciting contests and events to spring up soon. Until then, enjoy site!

Oh, and if you're new to Red Alert 2 be sure to check our indepth strategy section, it's all the tips you'll ever need to be the best!


-Delphi



 Westwood is off to E3!
Posted Wednesday, May 16, 2001

Fifteen Westwoodians headed off to the City of Angels today to tout their wares at the gaming industry's largest trade show, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3.

Lugging along six computers, thousands of pieces of promotional material, and the most recent builds of their latest games, the Westwoodians will spend the next four days at E3. While there, they'll make sure everyone hears all about their upcoming titles, including Command & Conquer Renegade, Earth and Beyond and their yet-unannounced PS2 and Xbox titles.

Keep checking back here for the most up-to-date Westwood information from the E3 front. You won't want to miss Friday's story -- we'll be posting the entire contents of Westwood's E3 2001 digital press kit. It boasts new assets for Renegade, Earth and Beyond, Yuri's Revenge, and the brand-new game for the PS2 and Xbox.

See you soon!



 Black Ops - Conspiracy Short Story!
Posted Tuesday, May 15, 2001

Tiberium-MW Has written a new Red Alert 2 based war story! Here's a preview!

Black Ops - Conspiracy
On March 21 Lieutenant Commander D. Francis was re-instated in the army. He was to lead the newly formed Black Ops Seals, a group of soldiers who were the best in the army. The base was located somewhere in the South Pacific on an island not far from Japan. The first few weeks they had gotten no assignments and they took the time to train more.

You can read it all by Clicking Here!



 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Monday, May 14, 2001

It's Monday and time again to spotlight one our dedicated Red Alert 2 fan sites. These guys work hard for the community and have a passion for the game. We'd like everyone to know they all are very much apreciated!

This week the honor goes to!!!! CNC Uprising!! Besure to check them out...



 CDMag Online Interviews Brett Sperry!
Posted Friday, May 11, 2001

CDMag Online recently sat down with Westwood Co-Founder and Command & Conquer guru Brett Sperry to chat about past, present and future products. See what he had to say by clicking HERE!



 CNC World Hosting a C&C Contest!
Posted Tuesday, May 8, 2001

C&C World Is holding a contest and giving some cool prizes! Here's a list of what you could win!


1st Prize - RA2 Collectors Edition, poster, cnc cap, mouse pad
2nd Prize - RA2 Collectors Edition, cnc cap
3rd Prize - RA2 Collectors Edition


CLICK HERE to find out the rules and how to enter!



 Red Alert 2 Map Pack 11 is Here!
Posted Friday, May 4, 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 RA2MAPPACK11.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!



 Fan Site Spotlight!
Posted Friday, May 4, 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!!!! RA2 Map City!! These guys have a ton of great info on Red Alert 2, so be sure to check them out!



 Command & Conquer Makes the Hall of Fame!!
Posted Thursday, May 3, 2001

Westwood's C&C has been just been inducted into the Game Spy Hall of Fame! Click Here to read the full scoop!

"For those who haven't played the game, you owe it to yourself to see what RTS gaming was like "back then," as well as being able to say you played one of the best games ever made."
-Game Spy



 Mark Skaggs Talks about RA2 Expansion!!
Posted Thursday, May 3, 2001

Stomped.com sat down with Executive Producer Mark Skaggs to dish on Command & Conquer Yuri's Revenge, the expansion pack to Red Alert 2. Follow the link below to get the goods on the maps, the missions and the whole new side -- Yuri's Psychic Army.


Click Here to read the full story!



 Tournament Spotlight!!
Posted Wednesday, May 2, 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 April.

May is upon us, now is your chance to get in there and fight for the #1 spot as the best player in the world, and win some killer prizes from the Westwood prize vault! Don't delay, the #1 spot awaits!

March Top Ranked Players

Allied

#1 Ranked Player: atankb0mb
#2 Ranked Player: awhoopin
#3 Ranked Player: ara2tank

Soviet:

#1 Ranked Player: breznov
#2 Ranked Player: hanamana2
#3 Ranked Player: atfmaniac

For more information about Westwood Red Alert 2 tournaments Click Here!



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