DescriptionCounterstrike is the first add-on for Command & Conquer: Red Alert.
This add-on adds 16 new single-player missions, 8 for each side. Unlike the main game, there is no storyline to connect the missions, so they can be played in any order. Several new campaign-only units are available, including the Soviet Tesla Tank prototype (featuring a mounted Tesla coil as its weapon), cybernetic super soldier Volkov and his dog Chitzkoi, as well as some older units upgraded with nuclear weapons.
Counterstrike also includes more than a 100 new multiplayer maps and new music tracks composed by Frank Klepacki.
As a hidden bonus, a small "Giant Ant" campaign is included, featuring combat against gigantic mutated insects in true 50s B-movie style.
- "Command & Conquer: Mission CD: Gegenangriff" -- German title
- "Alerte Rouge: Missions Taïga" -- French title
Part of the Following Groups
|Red Alert was a direct hit. This is the Counterstrike.||コナン (89501)|
The Press Says
|Gameplay (Benelux)||May, 1997||90 out of 100||90|
|PC Games (Germany)||May, 1997||90 out of 100||90|
|PC Player (Germany)||May, 1997||80|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Jul, 1997||80|
|Power Play||Apr, 1997||78 out of 100||78|
|GameSpot||Apr 16, 1997||6 out of 10||60|
There are currently no topics for this game.
There is no trivia on file for this game.
Related Web Sites
- Planet C&C (All the C&C games covered extensively on these pages. Articles, reviews, files for download, chat and more.)
There are no game credits on file for this release of the game. Everything in MobyGames is contributable by users.