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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 You need to be at a claim square to call in a citadel (costs 800 Z). It will then be delivered and take some time before being online. You can refill your energy and some weapons at a claim square.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows The mortar is a weapon that you will quickly want to buy. It is efficient at destroying buildings. Notably, it can help finishing off a building only partially destroyed by bombardments.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows A citadel under attack will emit an alert and blink in the satellite view. Medium/high (yellow/red) damage should quickly be fixed. Citadels have different numbers of slots for buildings.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows Although they can attack from a distance, AAVs like to dive upon their targets to get close and precise shots.

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

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
Gamesmania 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Dec 03, 1997 84 out of 100 84
Power Play Dec, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Computer Games Magazine 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1997 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker Dec, 1997 76 out of 100 76

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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