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In Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 hopeless leaders of a doomed Soviet Union travels back in time so that they can change history. A new alternate timeline appears where the Soviets now find themselves as the leading superpower but also discover something else has gone terribly wrong. World War III is raging, the Japanese Empire of the Rising Sun has risen in the east challenging the Soviet bid for world domination. A three-way war now emerges between the Soviet Union, the Allies, and a new Empire of the Rising Sun faction.

The game follows the tradition of the Command & Conquer series where the player must build up bases and produce a massive attack force to destroy all enemies. The player may choose any one of the three factions, each with a different array of infantry, armored vehicles, aircraft, ships to fight with, as well as buildings with new technologies, upgrades, and the all-powerful superweapons. Players do all their building from a sidebar, this allows them to create production queues and deploy structures fast and easily.

The Xbox 360 version is almost identical but modified to the console's controls.


Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 Xbox 360 You can hold down A for a selection cursor.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 Windows Detailed statistics are available as always.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 Windows Your co-commander will help you.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 Windows Taking enemy amphibious tanks with helicopters

Alternate Titles

  • "Command & Conquer: Alerte Rouge 3" -- French title
  • "Command & Conquer: Alarmstufe Rot 3" -- German title

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User Reviews

A missed opportunity Windows Alex Z (1593)
Screw the haters, this game is awesome. Windows CKeen The Great (142)

Critic Reviews

Gamer.co.il Windows Nov 06, 2008 90 out of 100 90
Playback Windows Jan, 2009 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Captain Windows Nov 07, 2008 83 out of 100 83
ActionTrip Windows Nov 13, 2008 8.2 out of 10 82
Fragland.net Windows Dec 06, 2008 82 out of 100 82
Eurogamer.net (UK) Windows Nov 03, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Gamereactor (Finland) Windows Oct 27, 2008 8 out of 10 80
2404.org PC Gaming Windows Nov 24, 2008 7.8 out of 10 78
Xboxdynasty (XD) Xbox 360 Nov 12, 2008 7.8 out of 10 78
IGN Xbox 360 Nov 11, 2008 7.4 out of 10 74


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  • GameSpy
    • 2008 – The "Hey, It's That Guy!" Award (for the cast)
  • GameStar (Germany)
    • February 26, 2009 - Best PC Strategy Game in 2008 (Readers' Choice)

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