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Command and Conquer: Rivals takes the franchise mobile

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The Command and Conquer franchise was a mainstay of the real-time strategy genre, basically synonymous with the loop of base-building and enemy-crushing. The franchise is returning from the grave in the form of Command and Conquer: Rivals, a mobile competitive outing. The game features recognisable characters, buildings, and vehicles, and once again sees the GDI pitted against the Brotherhood of Nod. Of course, the gameplay is dramatically simplified for mobile devices, and a match is won by destroying your opponent’s base. This is done by ordering units around, capturing control points and missile silos, and  sending the good ‘ole Tiberium Harvester to gather resources. Here’s the fancy, mostly pre-rendered, announcement trailer:

Android users can pre-register for notifications, and iOS users can register by following this handy link right here. And check out the video below for a more in-depth look at units and gameplay features.

Last Updated: June 9, 2018


  1. Ghost In The Rift

    June 10, 2018 at 01:26

    Just a Clash Royal / Star Wars Force Arena rip off, NOT real RTS and not the Command and Conquer game long awaiting fans deserve, i’d rather play that monstrosity that is Command and Conquer 4


    • Neji

      June 10, 2018 at 10:14

      i’d rather play that monstrosity that is Command and Conquer 4″ – don’t do it! its not worth it! If you need someone to talk to… Suicidal Emergency contact 0800 567 567


  2. For the Emperor!

    June 10, 2018 at 11:25

    “recognisable characters, buildings, and vehicles” – I will NOT recognize them on mobile! I refuse!!!


  3. Zander Boshoff

    June 10, 2018 at 19:08

    It feels like EA is going out of its way to destroy things we love to keep investors happy short term


  4. HvR

    June 10, 2018 at 19:53

  5. HvR

    June 10, 2018 at 20:28

    Best part of that reveal is the YT videos like/dislike.

    Jip definitely new EA listening to what the fans want.


    • Gavin Mannion

      June 10, 2018 at 22:58

      This is what I don’t get. EA are not stupid, they must have known E3 audience would have kicked back hard on this.. so why announce it at a conference. We aren’t the target audience


  6. Mark Treloar

    June 11, 2018 at 08:16

    EA has officially lost touch with gamers and reality


  7. WhiteRock

    June 12, 2018 at 09:53

    WTF are they doing to Command and Conquer.


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