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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 Some missions have special objectives rather than total annihilation of the enemies. Here you must prevent enemy missile convoys from reaching their destination.
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 Although they can attack from a distance, AAVs like to dive upon their targets to get close and precise shots.
Uprising: Join or Die Windows Before attacking a planet, you can send a probe or a spy. You can learn the strength of the enemy army or know the entire map from the satellite view (unexplored area is not darkened).

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User Reviews

(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
Gamezilla Jan 05, 2001 90 out of 100 90
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Mar, 1998 85 out of 100 85
Gamesmania 1997 85 out of 100 85
PC Jeux Nov, 1997 85 out of 100 85
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 1998 83 out of 100 83
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
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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