It was reported to me that version 1.3 had a bug where the menu displayed version 1.2. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. This is a fantastic feature and lets players create maps and even missions. cheers for the input, i was 50/50 on buying it, but i feel i want to just cause OpenRA is so good. You would never benefit from setting a Waypoint to an enemy base unless they had zero defensive play. OpenRA is better. I'm gonna have to play that. The C&C Remaster looks much more polished and coherent. I have no doubt that there will be updates to correct errors or implement improvements, as the option they brings to modders can modify the game since the release date, just yesterday. C&C has fanatic fans. OpenRA and the Remastered Collection follow different philosophies about how to bring the classic C&C games into the 2020s. Proof of concept VR RTS game created in Unreal Engine 4, based on the original C&C: Red Alert 2. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts OpenRA is distributed as portable AppImages that run on most modern 64-bit Linux distributions. That's exactly what I wanted to do too, but again, in it's current state in terms of Multiplayer it just doesn't feel close to OpenRA. Remastered is closer to playing a game like GTA deathmatch or something. The Team behind Open RA have done an amazing job to maintain the C&C community and provide a stellar platform on witch to play these classic games. I'm curious regarding this, been a fan and following the project for a few years now and I've been thinking about the EA remasters of C&C and how they will coexist with OpenRA. Honestly I didn't expect much but I did expect a few things at least. Most people are unaware of OpenRA's existence and therefore ride off nostalgia to argue any negative views of it. I'm sure if you wanted to play the Campaign it would be worth it, but for multiplayer etc, I can't vouch for it. Welcome to my channel, home of playthroughts of many a game, including Command & Conquer, WarCraft, Age of Empires, Axis & Allies, and other series. share. This Wiki aims to document all there is to know about "OpenRA - Red Alert". And for news changes I hope they release new game in the franchise, forwarding the RTS genre. - The cursor 'fix' in the options doesn't change anything and feels horrible when placing structures or selecting units, they have a huge hitbox. Subreddit for everything OpenRA! All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. Release 20161019 hotfix now available. It's so tough because I wanted it to be good. Tbh, I do not trust EA to do right by C&C and I have full trust on the OpenRA team, even with some of the more controversial balance changes (looking at you, Artillery) I know it's supposed to be true to the original but things like that should have been fixed. GitHub is where the world builds software. :-P. Agreed with this. Runs on Windows, Linux, *BSD and Mac OS X. Considering that the source code is now out and the game can be modded in unlimited manner is there still place for the clunky OpenRA engine (that does not even feel very much like the original C&C, not that they necessarily even tried to attempt that). It's $20, what were you expecting? (How is this not already an option?). I don't want to play Campaign so I was hoping for a truley refined Multiplayer and I've just been met with disappointment. Changing to 2560x1440 stretches it in fullscreen, nice! The original RA did not directly have sub factions. Who wants +10% speed or whatever? Mod is still in development, there may be missing features, placeholders and bugs. In many ways, OpenRA is an improvement. When I compare Red Alert on OpenRA with StarCraft Remastered, Red Alert still look better, plays better, and feels better. Enjoy the update. A popular question has been whether OpenRA will support the remastered game assets, and I can now confirm (see this GitHub comment for details) that we will work towards this goal. Millions of developers and companies build, ship, and maintain their software on GitHub â the largest and most advanced development platform in the world. - Get this mod to be compatible with the new OpenRA build- as of Sept. 4 there is a new version of OpenRA available. Openra gang The map editor is also way more clunky and not user friendly so thats another win for openra. This is a steal for 20$, and I'm really excited to re-record the games with a proper version. It really makes me appreciate Openra that much more. I'm pretty annoyed about it. - The units feel horrible to move around, the harvesters do some insanely questionable moves, like going around the map to reach the same point. Download the mods you want to play, make the AppImage files executable , then double click to play! Gameplay video using HTC Vive in room scale mode. The OpenRA Resource Center helps the community sharing their custom maps. That turned out just to be a typo :P I'll probably refund before my two hours are up. I feel like OpenRA and Remaster serve different purposes. That's it. The good thing is that it probably is getting a lot of players due to the hype, so that means you can play with more people. I am spoiled by Openra and don't think I can go back. It is literally a 1:1 upscale of the original game with the latest patches and zero changes. I mean, I would happily pay $20 for an album of Frank Klepacki's music. The Command & Conquer Remastered Collection launches in a few days, bringing updated versions of two real-time strategy classics to both nostalgic veterans and new players.. Installing the mod is done the same way as another OpenRAModSDK mod. - Red Alert has like +10% buffs, was that even a thing? Aside from those things, OpenRA is better in nearly every way. I barely even think of OpenRA as RA, it just has a bunch of RA stuff in a different game. 2 comments. StarCraft Recommended for you. they have however moved the game away from the core CNC experience and created a vary competent and enjoyable online homage to the CNC franchise. I had a humvee go round into the enemies base because infantry blocked the pathing. Posted by Paul Chote on 2016-10-19. After more than 8 hours playing since the launch, I like the Remaster too, I am enjoying the campaign and the original lore! Like come on, surely you'd fix something like that? In this Wiki the focus is exclusively on the gameplay of "OpenRA - Red Alert". The Remastered Collection, as its name implies, upgrades the original game titles with higher fidelity assets and UI improvements while prioritising authenticity to â¦ Its fun but I can't see myself taking it seriously when I play, Better than Starcraft 2? Weitere Spiele C&C 2013 (Ehemals Generals 2) - Canceled OpenRA (Quelloffenes Fan-Classic C&C) Earthbreakers (Petroglyphs C&C Renegade) Renegade X (Fanshooter // Unreal Engine) Global Conflagration (Indie RTS mit C&C Anleihen) Planetary Annihilation. A remaster of a remake of the original RTS as we know it. Looks off, nothing fits together. A reply to my Steam review was 'If the harvesters aren't dumb then it wouldn't be a 1:1 to the original.' Does OpenRA already have 100% of the Tiberian Dawn & Red Alert singleplayer campaigns fully functional with all cutscenes? All rights reserved. Install the optional appimaged utility to integrate OpenRA with your system launcher and web browser. It's like RA, but it's not RA. What I don't understand are non-constructive opinions as others or hatred about a project in favor of the franchise and its community, both projects can coexist, in fact they have released the code. OpenRA s great, you can play with all the cut scenes and stuff. Conversation 69 Commits 1 Checks 0 Files changed Conversation. OpenRA is a Libre/Free RTS game engine with support for playing Westwood classics: Command & Conquer, Command & Conquer: Red Alert, and Dune 2000. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. I've been spoiled by the OpenRA style of each building having its own que and faster resource dumping. You get what you pay for, and don't get what you don't pay for. All of those were fixed in Remaster. I dislike OpenRAs presentation. Open Source reimplementation of Westwood Studios' 2D Command and Conquer games I've refunded it for now, hopefully they patch it up etc. - Mods won't be usable with other people Online even if they have the same mods. These are the games you lovedâ¦ now remastered for the first time. OpenRA is built around balance and around making the best RTS possible. ... OpenRA Shoutcast â¦ The engine recreates many other games such as Tiberian Dawn and Dune 2000. I love them both! CnCNet still has more players than OpenRA, IIRC, so I think a great patch/mod will be done by the community soon. It's terrible in comparison. They love the game genre and they worked to do so improvements. STOP! Posted by Oliver Brakmann on 2017-01-10. What's your opinions? each faction had a slight bonus in 1 area. Playtest 20160904. The Team behind the remaster have always been crystal clear on what they wanted the community to expect from their work, they have not lied about anything they have presented to us. I recorded hacked remakes of CNC1/RA1; so I can tell you firsthand that there's no contest what so ever. I'll probably pick it up when it's around £10, (50% off) but for now, OpenRA is just too good in comparison. In this video I play through all the available Atreides missions for some nostalgia and still fun gameplay. But this isn't exactly a crazy option is it? Licensed to: GameReplays.org Really the game is just a bonus. to be honest? 2. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. I'll need to see what I can do to get World at War working. What the Hell? The Zoom levels alone are absurd, it's not comfortable to play in the slightest. the speed and technicality just isn't there in remastered. I just felt like it could have done those small changes and majority of players wouldn't know but people like us, that have played OpenRA, would. I forgot how bad the pathfinding was in the original game and it is no different in the remaster. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America). the game as it stands at launch is great, the missions are all working, and although path-finding could use some work, the core game play loop is not broken by this.. the zoom levels of the game compliment its classic RTS style where direct battle field influence is localized to a small portion, meaning that as a player you need to be proactive and fluid in approach to each level and situation you can't just sit at max zoom and see everything. Besides, that soundtrack remix. This game has gorgeous graphics, AI-upscaled FMVs, and a phenomenal remastered soundtrack. overpriced and dependence from master server. Release 20161015. Created by the former Westwood Studios team members at Petroglyph Games alongside the dedicated community, every game element has been recreated in authentic and stunning 4K detail â including the completely remastered legendary soundtrack by Frank Klepacki. I swear different factions had different units. I've played TD Gold, and ohhh boy the difference is noticeable. Will there be any collaboration with the OpenRA devs, considering they have already been working on making some of the old RTS games (Tiberian Dawn, Red Alert and Dune 2000) work on newer systems? That’s true for me. The good thing is that it probably is getting a lot of players due to the hype, so that means you can play with more people. And that's not a bad thing! I like Openra, I was surprised by the work of the community and the developers since it is especially geared towards skirmish and multiplayer. To all their own, peace and love! ... ocdi wants to merge 1 commit into OpenRA: bleed from ocdi: feature/meg-format. Playtest 20161001. Maybe we all have different views on remasters. They both have their place and I have no serious complaints. OpenRA and the Remastered Collection follow different philosophies about how to bring the classic C&C games into the 2020s. The mouse feels horrible, the zoom level is god awful, no proper resolution scaling (ultra wide doesn't work). However, if you actually want to go and experience TD and RA, than the remastered release is genuinely the best way to do so. There are so many just little things about it that feel wrong. OpenRA is a project that recreates and modernizes the classic Command & Conquer real time strategy games. Also, at least I didn't spend 40 euros on it. You can't play with mods with other people? © Valve Corporation. Python GPL-3.0 20 16 42 4 Updated Aug 11, 2020. d2 A d2 mod for OpenRA mod openra dune dune2 C# GPL-3.0 16 41 31 (5 issues need help) 4 Updated Aug 9, 2020. With Westwood gone, the OpenRA â¦ - Incredibly limited options for a Skirmish, let me have explored map and no fog of war if I want to, when playing with my dad he prefers this when we play together on OpenRA. Which is annoying because they should have fixed it. © 2020 GameReplays.org -- Invision Power Board © 2020 IPS, Inc. EA has not endorsed and does not support this product. OpenRA just feels so much better and the zoom is just far too close for me. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts Why? I like both. I think some think that only mtuliplayer matters so they probably only concerned about the multiplayer side of things, given openra support is continual, and its been rebalanced for multiplayer, that is perhaps considered better for online play. Google. As the game features its own map editor, there are many custom maps available. - The Zoom level for 3440x1440 is absolutely horrible, I feel like I'm way too close to my screen. The Remastered Collection, as its name implies, upgrades the original game titles with higher fidelity assets and UI improvements while prioritising authenticity to â¦ This Wiki should not be confused with the official documentation, which is a Wiki about the OpenRA engine itself. Posted by Paul Chote on 2016-12-23.