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Command & Conquer Ultimate Collection Unveiled, 17 Games Included

Author:
Matt Gardner
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News
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Command & Conquer: The Ultimate Collection, EA Games, PC games, RTS games, Westwood Studios

Command & Conquer Ultimate Collection Unveiled, 17 Games Included

Welcome Back, Commander

Has it really been nearly two decades? Yes, it relly has. Seventeen years and seventeen games after Westwood first released Command & Conquer, EA are celebrating the RTS-series' longevity with a bumper Ultimate Collection.

EA have the release vaguely penciled in for "this fall" in the States, with the price currently marked as $49.99. It will be available for pre-order here eventually, but there was nothing about the collection at the time of writing.

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Why We Love... Kane

Author:
Matt Gardner
Category:
Features
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Command & Conquer, Joseph Kucan, Kane, RTS games, Westwood Studios, Why We Love

Why We Love... Kane

Video games have had many villains over the years, but perhaps none so charismatic as Kane - the megalomanical sociopath with an IQ of 192, who calls himself the Messiah and leads the Brotherhood of Nod.

Ah...the Brotherhood of Nod. Fiendishly difficult to define, depending upon who you speak too, and which games you take note of, the Brotherhood is part Abrahamic religion, part multi-national corporation, and part decentralized nation-state...or, indeed, none of these things.

It could, of course, just be an entity designed to fuel Kane's imperialist tendencies, but then he has as vague a past as his cult: reportedly several thousand years old, rumoured to be the original brother of Abel, or indeed an alien from outer space.

Why We Love... Kane

Which would make him Xenu. Hmmm....

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