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Description

You control the most advanced combat vehicle in the galaxy, which is able to teleport units directly onto the battlefield. You fight on the side of a rebellion against an evil military empire. You fight yourself, but you also have to manage your base and allied units.

Screenshots

Uprising: Join or Die Windows Soldiers planting explosive charges. This is the first method available to destroy enemy buildings. The damage being relatively low, you will quickly switch to bombardments and later K-sat attacks.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows As soon as you have two facilities of the same type you can order a boost building, which give access to boosted units, with better weaponry and armor than basic units.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows You can switch between first person and third person view at any time. Additionally, several HUD types can be selected, each taking a different amount of screen estate.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows A citadel being delivered. When carried to the battlefield, buildings are very weak and you should therefore protect them against enemy attacks.

Alternate Titles

  • "起义:铁甲叛乱" -- Chinese spelling (Simplified)

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(One of?) The first RTS/FPS hybrid game(s) Peppie Pep (8) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Electric Games 1997 97 out of 100 97
Gamezilla Jan 05, 2001 90 out of 100 90
Mega Score Mar, 1998 86 out of 100 86
PC Jeux Nov, 1997 85 out of 100 85
Power Play Dec, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Feb, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Oct 16, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer Games Magazine 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1997 79 out of 100 79
GameSpot Nov 07, 1997 7.1 out of 10 71

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Awards

  • GameStar (Germany)
    • Issue 12/1999 - #86 in the "100 Most Important PC Games of the Nineties" ranking

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HomiSite (416) added Uprising: Join or Die (Windows) on Oct 13, 2000