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10 Games like Command and Conquer

Updated on November 4, 2013

10 Games similar to Command and Conquer

If you are looking for a game like command and conquer you have come to the right place. There are plenty of strategy based games to choose from across a wide variety of platforms.Command and conquer is a RTS (Real time strategy) game that was taken over by Electronic Arts. All Command and Conquer games belong to the RTS genre except for command and conquer renegade, which is a first person shooter. At its core, Command and Conquer requires players to acquire resources, build a base and an army large enough to topple their opponent's forces. It also features an extensive multiplayer component. Here are a few games that are similar to Command and Conquer.

Supreme Commander 2

Supreme Commander 2 - PC
Supreme Commander 2 - PC

From Gas Powered and Square Enix games comes Supreme commander 2, the sequel to the very successful Supreme commander. After the newly elected president’s assassination, the coalition is forced to disband. You will take control of 3 commanders and wage war against your opponents with customizable armies and war machines that can change the fate of each faction in an instant. Each commander has their own unique campaign; each campaign brings a sense of forward momentum to the game, and as the game progresses you will gain access to more menacing units and greater features.

 

Rise of Nations

Rise Of Nations Rise Of Legends - PC
Rise Of Nations Rise Of Legends - PC

Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends is a classic RTS game and spinoff of Rise of Nations. Unlike Rise of nations (which is based on historical events), Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends is set in a fantasy world, where players are able to use technology or magic to defeat their foes. Like Rise of nations, players have to gather resources, build cities and armies; however Rise of Legends features new components such as new resources, heroes, city districts, and a more simple economic system. Do battle on exotic deserts and icy plains, and command otherworldly creatures, deadly technologies and magic as you take on the wrath of your adversary.

 
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos

Warcraft 3 is a strategy based game that was developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Gamers are able to choose between four playable races which include Humans and Orgs. Like the previous titles the game takes place on a map with terrain features like seas, mountains and trees. Players would need to establish settlements by gathering resources in order to defend against their opponents. The expansion of the game gives us two new races known as the Draenie, a race that is cursed to the abominations, and the Naga, a race of creatures that come from the ocean. Warcraft 3 also has a great Multiplayer feature which allows players to battle each other online.

 
Stormrise [Download]
Stormrise [Download]

Stormrise, often referred to as the first 3D RTS game, is a real time tactics game that was published by Sega for ps3, , Xbox 360 and PC. Players are able to control air units, ground as well as underground units in their pursuit of victory. The game is set in a post apocalyptic world and it focuses on a civilization that has begun to emerge once again after the catastrophic event that left the world in ruins. The Echelon avoided certain destruction by hiding underground for hundreds of years, suspended in animation. Those that remained on the surface of the Earth were subject to harsh conditions which mutated them into the Sai race. After a few hundred years the Echelon return to a changed world and eventually lack of understanding and trust results in a civil war.

 
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Expansion Pack
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Expansion Pack

Starcraft is another entertaining strategy based game. Gamers have the option of playing as the Protos, Zerg, or the Terrans, Each race has its own unique abilities, weapons, and battle style. Each race is going to be further distinguished from each other as several new units, abilities and gameplay mechanics are developed. Each chapter of the game will focus on a specific portion of the Starcraft War. Therefore gamers will gain access to more characters, customization and story content as the game progresses. The game takes place2 years after the events of Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty, in the year 2056, the game will be played from Sarah Kerrigan's perspective right after she was returned to her human state.

 
Star Wars Empire At War Gold Pack
Star Wars Empire At War Gold Pack

Star wars Empire at war is a real time strategy game that focuses on the battle between the Rebels and the Empire. The game has three modes: Skirmish, Galactic Conquest and Campaign. The game takes place in space or on land. Space battles give gamers access to spacecrafts and starfighter squadrons while land battles make use of vehicle and infantry units. The Skirmish mode is most similar to command and conquer; players begin the game with bases and must use their resources and military in order to destroy their enemy's base. Star Wars Empire at War is extremely underrated and is guaranteed to provide hours of exceptional gameplay.

 
Age of Empires III
Age of Empires III

Age of Empires is a strategy game developed by Ensemble Studios. The game is based on historical events throughout time.

Aoe 3 is the latest game in the series and it was built upon an improved gaming engine with significant changes made, one of which includes an updated graphics engine. The game picks up from where Aoe 2 left off as it players take control of The Europeans and aid in their quest to take over the new world. The game offers players an increased level of realism with an increase in detail and an empowering storyline. Aoe 3 includes new features such as new civilizations, units and the concept of a Home City. Age of Empires is a classic game franchise that has etched its name into gaming history.

 

The Settlers 7

The Settlers 7: Paths to a Kingdom Deluxe Gold Edition  [Download]
The Settlers 7: Paths to a Kingdom Deluxe Gold Edition [Download]

The Settles 7 is a simple yet exquisite real time strategy and city building game. Players are able to choose between three distinct paths: Science, Military and Trade. In the science path players have to focus on scientific development, in the Military path the player focuses on building armies in order to destroy their enemies and in the trade path players have to focus on sustaining a stable economy while occupying the best trade routes on the map. The Settlers 7 improves upon its predecessors by bringing a new, innovative design and improving on the AI enemies.

Immerse yourself in a gripping story, defeat ruthless kings, battle vicious enemies and forge your own unique path to ultimate victory.

 

Age of Mythology

Age of Mythology Gold Edition
Age of Mythology Gold Edition

Age of mythology is a real time strategy game and a spinoff of age of Empires. Like age of Empires, the town centre is the most important economic unit, where players are able to train units, gain new technologies and advance through the ages. Take control of 3 ancient civilizations: the Greek, Norse and the Egyptians. Players will gather resources, enhance their production, build settlements and guide their armies to victory as they venture through 4 distinct ages.

The multiplayer feature is an engaging component of age of mythology, and it can be played via a direct LAN or IP. There are seven game types available, all brilliantly crafted and packed with enough resources needed to create your civilization and destroy your opponents.

 

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      shellens 

      5 years ago

      Nice presentation of games that are similar to Command and Conquer

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      BrassFittings 

      5 years ago

      http://www.ea.com/tiberium-alliances

      This is the newest version / spin on C&C - a really great online game built in HTML 5 code - very fluid and it changes a lot of the traditional aspects of C & C.

      Check it out and like it on Facebook so those of us playing it get some extra loot:)

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