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Uprising: Join or Die (Windows)

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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.

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Uprising: Join or Die Windows Enemy factories located outside of an enemy citadel perimeter will spawn units every specific interval. Here a tank is emerging from the ground of a tank factory.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows Several bombers and their AAV escort are attacking one of my citadels, while my AAVs and turrets try to intercept them. Boosted bombers carry anti-AAV laser cannons.
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 Unleashing a K-sat (Killer satellite) attack on an enemy citadel. Each attack need the K-sat to be reloaded (long delay) and costs 900 Z (upgrades can lower it to 600 Z).

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The Press Says

Electric Games 1997 97 out of 100 97
PC Action Dec 17, 1997 90.5 out of 100 90
Gamezilla Jan 05, 2001 90 out of 100 90
Mega Score Mar, 1998 86 out of 100 86
Gameplay (Benelux) Mar, 1998 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Dec 03, 1997 84 out of 100 84
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 1998 83 out of 100 83
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Feb, 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Joker Dec, 1997 76 out of 100 76
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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