Command & Conquer - Generals Zero Hour [Walkthrough]

Command & Conquer - Generals Zero Hour


Command & Conquer: Generals Zero Hour Strategy Guide by Alasdair Lo
System: PC, CD-ROM
E-mail: kylohk@netvigator.com
Date: 10 January, 2004
Version 2.4
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Contents
1. Introduction
2. Updates
3. The Sides
4. A Brief Introduction of the Units
5. USA Campaign
6. GLA Campaign
7. China Campaign
8. More Tips
9. Conclusion
Appendix I. Feedback Information
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1. Introduction
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Command & Conquer: Generals is the newest installment of the world famous 
real time strategy Command & Conquer series. As usual, there is more than 
one side. This time, there are 3! USA, GLA and China. This guide will give 
some basic walkthroughs to the single player missions. It will also give 
some tips for multiplayer games, mainly LAN games, as I play with friends 
in the LAN at home, and seldom play online. OK, let"s begin. As you can 
see, most of the units in the side comparison guide version 3.3 have already 
been explained. So, it should not be necessary to introduce them in detail 
again. The single player walkthroughs are oriented to the Medium Difficulty. 
At present, I have completed the guidelines for all of the missions in 
the game. If you have any other tips you would like to share with me, feel 
free to e-mail me.
By the way, I have only added a short description for the units of the 
USA and GLA. The descriptions of the Chinese Units will be added some time 
later, so please be patient.
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2. Updates
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Version 2.4:
Added a new chapter that gives a short introduction to the units of the 
3 sides available in the game.
Version 2.3:
Changed some wordings to make the guide more humorous and reader-friendly.
Version 2.2:
Added a new Submitter"s tip.
Version 2.1:
Added a new Submitter"s tip.
Version 2.0:
Added a new Submitter"s tip.
Version 1.9:
Added Appendix I: Feedback Information
Version 1.8:
Added a Submitter"s tip to China Missions 4 and 5.
Version 1.7:
Corrected some silly mistakes.
Version 1.6:
Added a chapter called More Tips.
Version 1.5:
Added Chapter 3: The Sides
Version 1.4:
Added Chinese Missions 3-5.
Version 1.3:
Added Chinese Missions 1 and 2.
Version 1.2:
Completed the GLA Campaign.
Version 1.1:
Added the GLA Campaign. The Missions are not completed though.
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3. The Sides
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USA: (The Boring old Blue Team)
Apparently, the Blue Team is supposed to be the good guys in the Command 
and Conquer series, this time, it is no exception. It is also the team 
with the most boring and conventional attack methods. (For example, 
remember the Allie Forces, anyone?) The United States of America is 
definitely the side with the most high tech units. Many units can make 
use of many technologies to boost their attack ability. The air power of 
the United States is something to be reckoned with, as they have 4 different 
air units, suited for various tasks! In fact, a lot of units in reality 
appeared in the US arsenal.
GLA: (The Greedy Green Team. They finally have a GREEN Team for a change, 
Green is my favorite color, heh heh heh.)
Since Tiberian Sun, there was only the battle between the Blue Team and 
the Red Team, and now, after a long wait, with 3 sides available, the 
producers of the game have given GLA the Green color! The Global Liberation 
Army is a multi-national terrorist organization based in Kazakhstan (They 
need not obtain any financial backing from any official government in the 
world). They are practically the most cunning and most resourceful side 
in the game. 3 of their units can upgrade their own weapons by picking 
up the scraps of the enemies they have defeated. Using the Palace and the 
Black Market, they can acquire many important upgrades and funds, which 
come from the darkest corners of the globe. Of course, these terrorists 
have a lot of nasty tricks up their sleeves, as you can see later.
China: (The Ready-on-the-move Red Team. That"s where I live, heh heh heh.)
It has been a tradition of the Command and Conquer series that the Red 
Team is the evil team of the game, (For example, Brotherhood of Nod, Soviets) 
and the Red Team just loves to use superior numbers and brute force to 
attack their enemies. But this time, they are the good guys! The People"s 
Republic of China is certainly becoming more and more powerful these days. 
With a population of about 1.3 billion, China certainly has a very large 
army. In fact, many of China"s units become more powerful, when used in 
large groups! The good thing is, certain Chinese units can be produced 
en masse in a blink of an eye, and can literally like, squash an elephant 
with a horde of ants!
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4. A Simple Introduction of the units of the game
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*****UNITED STATES OF AMERICA*****
The United States of America is the world"s most high tech army. They can 
make use a lot of strategy to win, and that"s why it takes the most skill 
to master. Tee hee hee... Anyway, a lot of America"s units are heavily armored 
or fast yet expensive, making them the most suitable for "search and destroy 
missions".
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Bullet Based Anti Infantry Units
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Ranger             Cost: $225       Requires: Barracks
Pathfinder        Cost: $600       Requires: Barracks + Level 3 General 
Ability
Colonel Burton    Cost: $1500     Requires: Barracks + Strategy Center
Humvee             Cost: $500       Requires: War Factory
Sentry Drone      Cost: $400       Requires: War Factory
All of these units use guns, and are very effective against infantry. If 
you have the money, pay $1000 so that the Rangers can use Flash Bang Grenades 
against infantry, they are very effective in dispersing Angry Mobs. 
Pathfinders are simply snipers, and only snipers. So, obviously, they kill 
all infantry units in one shot, so does Col. Burton, but he is a hero unit, 
so he can stab infantry to death with his knife, and also plant charges 
on enemy structures. Humvees and Sentry Drones are all ideal scouting units, 
the Humvee can be loaded full of infantry, and they can fire at outside 
units! As for the Sentry Drone, you will have to pay $1000 to upgrade them 
with the heavy machine gun before you can use them to attack the enemy.
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Missile Based Anti Tank Units
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Missile Defender    Cost: $300     Requires: Barracks
Tomahawk Missile     Cost: $1200    Requires: War Factory + Strategy 
Center
Raptor*               Cost: $1400    Requires: Airfield
Stealth Fighter*     Cost: $1600    Requires: Airfield + Level 1 General 
Ability
Comanche*             Cost: $1500    Requires: Airfield
* = Air Units
All of these units make use of missiles to attack their targets. The Missile 
Defender is America"s "Man-with-a-missile". He can use his laser sights 
to improve his rate of fire against enemy vehicles and aircraft. The 
Tomahawk Missile Launcher is a long range ballistic unit, its missile NEVER 
misses its targets, unless the target is an infantry unit due to its 
guidance system. The Raptor fires 4 missiles, the Stealth Fighter Fires 
2 while the Comanche fires 4, and reloads in the air, while continuing 
to pummel their target with its 20mm cannon. The Stealth Fighter and Raptor 
can be upgraded with Laser Guided Missiles to increase their attack power 
by $25, while the Stealth Fighter can also be upgraded with the Bunker 
Buster missiles to clear out any type of garrisoned building, except 
Internet Centers. Note that the missiles of all of these 3 units can be 
easily stopped or blown off course by Paladin Tanks, Avengers and ECM Tanks.
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Support Units
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Ambulance      Cost: $600       Requires: War Factory
Microwave Tank  Cost: $800     Requires: War Factory + Strategy Center
Avenger         Cost: $2000     Requires: War Factory + Strategy Center
Unless you upgrade them with various drones, all of these 3 units do not 
have any direct offensive capabilities against ground units. The Ambulance 
heals troops and vehicles near it, and sprays foam to decontaminate areas 
with toxins and radiation. The Microwave Tank zaps a microwave beam to 
disable enemy buildings, and the beam must be continuously zapped onto 
the buildings to keep it disabled. This beam can also fry infantry 
garrisoned inside civilian buildings. Its microwave field is automatic, 
and does not need any targeting for it to work, any infantry unit that 
enters the field will slowly lose health, and will be cooked! The Avenger 
uses a beam to "designate" their ground target so that other units can 
fire much quicker at it. Its Anti Air Laser can be used to destroy enemy 
aircraft, and can stop missiles from coming. But still, when you want to 
use these, keep them in the rear at all times, otherwise, you will waste 
a lot of money trying to replace them. Particularly the Avenger, which 
costs the same as an Overlord Tank!
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Battle Tanks
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Crusader Tank    Cost: $900     Requires: War Factory
Paladin Tank     Cost: $1100    Requires: War Factory + Level 1 General 
Ability
Both of these tanks use the same type of cannon, with the Paladin Tank 
having slightly heavier armor. The Paladin Tank also has a defense laser 
to stop missile attacks. That"s all I can say about these tanks.
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Ultimate Attack Unit
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Aurora Bomber    Cost: $2500    Requires: Airfield + Strategy Center
The Aurora Bomber is the USA"s supersonic aircraft. It flies so fast on 
its bombing run, that no one can aim or hit it! After it drops its payload, 
it slows down considerably, and becomes as weak as a paper aeroplane, and 
only then can it be shot down. You should reserve these to destroy the 
enemies" superweapons, as they are just so expensive.
*****GLOBAL LIBERATION ARMY*****
The Global Liberation Army has a lot of Soviet-era weapons in their hands, 
and basically, they are light and fast. These guys have the ability to 
make the best with what they have got in their hands, as just so many of 
their units can scavenge the spoils of their defeated vehicles. The GLA 
is an expert on stealth, and has a lot of units that can strike unseen 
without the enemy knowing! How"s that, you high tech nations?
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Bullet Based Infantry and Assault Transports
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Rebel          Cost: $150    Requires: Battacks
Angry Mob     Cost: $800    Requires: Barracks + Palace
Jarmen Kell   Cost: $1500  Requires: Barracks + Palace
Combat Cycle  Cost: $450   Requires: Arms Dealer
Battle Bus     Cost: $800   Requires: Arms Dealer + Palace
The first 3 types of units all attack with their rifles and guns. They 
are all effective against enemy infantry. The Rebels can now be upgraded 
to place booby traps on neutral structures and vehicles, so if anyone tries 
to commandeer those structures, BOOM! Angry Mobs can have up to 10 Mobsters, 
when a mobster dies, a new one will "respawn" in a short period of time! 
They can be upgraded to use AK-47 Assault Rifles, and hence be a highly 
destructive force against both infantry and tanks. Jarmen Kell is GLA"s 
sniper, and can kill drivers inside vehicles intermittently. The Combat 
Cycle comes with a Rebel, and can be ridden by any type of infantry unit. 
Note that if you ask the unit to get off the bike, the bike will fall to 
the side and explode. So, use it as if you are using a disposable glove. 
The Battle Bus is GLA"s more heavily armored troop transports. Infantry 
units can fire inside through its windows, and when it loses all of its 
health, it simply turns into a bunker, and the units will continue to fire 
inside until it is destroyed again. Note that when all infantry units have 
vacated the "bunker" the Battle Bus will blow.
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Infiltration Units
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Hijacker        Cost: $400      Requires: Barracks + Level 3 General 
Promotion
Saboteur        Cost: $700      Requires: Barracks + Palace
Radar Van       Cost: $500      Requires: Arms Dealer
The Hijacker is a stealth thief who can steal enemy vehicles. While the 
saboteur can climb over hills into the enemy base to disable enemy buildings. 
The Radar Van provides Radar for the GLA, and can be upgrade to use the 
Radar Scan every 30 seconds, this can be used to spy on the enemy units, 
and detect enemy stealth infiltrators.
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Rocket Based Units
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RPG Trooper    Cost: $300      Requires: Barracks
Rocket Buggy   Cost: $900      Requires: Arms Dealer + Palace
The RPG Trooper is GLA"s Rocket Soldier, enough said. The Rocket Buggy 
is the GLA"s long range attack unit. It can fire up to 12 rockets at the 
enemy per volley. As the Rocket Buggy has very light armor, you should 
use them to hit and run to prevent the enemy from catching up. Both of 
these units can be upgraded with the Armor Piercing Rockets from the Black 
Market. This increases their attack power by 25%.
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Salvaging Units
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Technical        Cost: $500       Requires: Arms Dealer
Scorpion Tank   Cost: $600       Requires: Arms Dealer
Quad Cannon      Cost: $700       Requires: Arms Dealer
Toxin Tractor    Cost: $600       Requires: Arms Dealer
Marauder Tank    Cost: $800       Requires: Arms Dealer + Level 1 General 
Ability
All of these units are capable of scavenging their kills to upgrade their 
weapons. The Technical is a fast troop transport that can hold 5 units. 
Its machine gun can be upgraded to fire rockets. The Scorpion Tank is the 
GLA"s Main Battle Tank, and can be upgraded to fire 2 Rockets at the enemy 
at once. The Quad Cannon is GLA"s anti-air unit featuring 4 heavy machine 
guns. The Toxin Tractor is GLA"s chemical attack unit, it can clear 
garrisoned buildings and poison infantry units with its toxin sprayer. 
Finally, the Marauder Tank is a more advanced battle tank with the GLA. 
It can be upgraded to have, 2 cannons! Much like the Mammoth Tank in Red 
Alert.
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High Explosive Units
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Terrorist       Cost: $200      Requires: Barracks
Bomb Truck      Cost: $1000     Requires: Arms Dealer + Palace
SCUD Launcher   Cost: $1200    Requires: Arms Dealer + Palace + Level 1 
General Ability
What can a Terrorist Organization do without terrorists? The Terrorists 
in GLA aren"t like those in Rainbow Six, in fact, they are mainly suicide 
bombers. The Terrorists can also commandeer cars to make their attacks 
much more faster and powerful. The Bomb Truck can be upgraded to hold a 
Bio Bomb and a High Explosive Bomb in its load space, doubling its power. 
It can also disguise itself as a vehicle or car to surprise the enemy more. 
However, base defenses are not a bit fooled by its disguise, and will unmask 
it and open fire on it. The SCUD Launcher is the GLA"s more powerful siege 
unit. It can be armed with an Anthrax Warhead that can infect and poison 
enemy units, as well as a High Explosive Warhead, which can cause huge 
amount of damage to anything within its blast radius. As a rule of a thumb, 
always consider having half of your SCUD Launcher fire Anthrax Warheads, 
while the other half fires High Explosive Warheads for the best effect. 
Note that the SCUD Missile can be stopped by anti air defenses and other 
laser units like the Paladin Tank.
*****PEOPLE"S REPUBUBLIC OF CHINA*****
China is gradually becoming stronger and stronger these days. In fact, 
China has the world"s largest army. As China has such an enormous population, 
they can rely on overwhelming numbers to defeat their enemies. In fact, 
a lot of units can receive increased rate of fire and other bonuses when 
used in large groups. So, I guess they are encouraging you to mass units 
when playing as China.
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Nationalistic Infantry Units
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Red Guard        Cost: $300 for 2         Requires: Barracks
Tank Hunter      Cost: $300 for 1         Requires: Barracks
The Red Guard is China"s Rifle Infantry, and you can get 2 at a time by 
paying $300 in the Barracks. The Tank Hunter is China"s Rocket Soldier, 
he can also make use of TNT to blow up enemy buildings and vehicles. Both 
of these infantry units have the hoard effect. When they are in groups 
of 5 or more, red stars will appear beneath the infantry unit. Then, each 
unit will have a 25% increased rate of fire. When upgraded with the 
Nationalism Upgrade, these units will have an additional gold ring around 
the red star, and they will have a 50% increased rate of fire. If you are 
playing as General "Anvil" Shin Fai, the Patriotism upgrade can be used, 
this causes an additional white star to appear beneath the Red Star, and 
each unit receives a 75% increase in rate of fire! Enjoy.
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Electronic Specialists
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Hacker         Cost: $625          Requires: Barracks + Propaganda Center  
Black Lotus   Cost: $1500         Requires: Barracks + Propaganda Center
China"s computer users have been increasing exponentially in the 1990s. 
In fact, the PLA has trained new operatives that make use of IT to do damage 
to the enemy. The Hacker can disable enemy buildings by using their wireless 
laptop connection to send a computer virus into the building from a range, 
and also hack the internet to raise funds for the Chinese Army. The Hacker 
has as new cyber-cafe, I mean Internet Center to hack quicker, bringing 
more cash to China. Black Lotus is China"s elite secret agent. She can 
hack into their buildings, and capture them for China"s use, and she does 
that much faster than the Red Guards! Apart from this, she can steal money 
from enemy supply centers. She can also disable enemy vehicles from a range, 
and that may be able to help turn the tide of a battle, particularly if 
a single Overlord Tank is rolling towards your base.
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800 Dollar Tank Units
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Battlemaster Tank     Cost: $800    Requires: War Factory
Dragon Tank            Cost: $800    Requires: War Factory
Gattling Tank          Cost: $800    Requires: War Factory
ECM Tank                Cost: $800    Requires: War Factory + Propaganda 
Center
All of these tanks have one thing in common, they cost $800 apiece in the 
War factory. I wonder why they would charge $800 for so many of China"s 
units. I guess it is because 8 is a lucky number in China. Tee hee hee... 
The Battlemaster Tank is China"s Main Battle Tank. They can also take 
advantage of the Hoard Effect to fire faster when in groups of 5 or more. 
In fact, they are the only tanks in the game that can take advantage of 
this bonus. They can be upgraded with various nuclear abilities to improve 
their attack power and speed by 25%. The Dragon Tank is another powerful 
all purpose assault unit of China. It is basically a flame tank, and it 
can be ordered to create a 180 degree wall of fire using the Fire Wall 
command, and this has significant improvement in damage when compared to 
its standard flame attack. It can spray a blue flame and cause 25% more 
damage with the Black Napalm Upgrade. Always use these against buildings, 
and you will see them fall in no time! The Gattling Tank is China"s 
anti-infantry, anti-air unit. Its guns can spin faster and faster, dealing 
more damage as time passes. Again, it can deal 25% more damage using the 
Chain Gun Upgrade. The ECM is basically a protection device. Its magnetic 
field can cause missiles to miss their targets, it can also use a magnetic 
beam to jam enemy units, but note that while it does that, its magnetic 
field will not work.
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Happy Meal Transports
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Troop Crawler         Cost: $1400   Requires: War Factory
Listening Outpost    Cost: $800    Requires: War Factory
That"s right, kids. McChina is pleased to bring you their Happy Meals! 
Firstly, we have the Troop O"Crawler Deluxe, and it comes with 8 real life 
Red Guard as toys. Secondly, we have the Listening McOutpost, and it comes 
with 2 live Tank Hunters! All meals have a stealth detector for free to 
come with them! That"s right, you are happy, we are happy! McChina, I"m 
loving it!
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Double Big Guns
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Inferno Cannon      Cost: $900      Requires: War Factory + Propaganda 
Center
Nuke Cannon          Cost: $1600     Requires: War Factory + Propaganda 
Center + Level 1 General Ability
China does not make use of any missile related ballistic units, instead, 
they have Artillery! The Inferno Cannon is a flame based artillery. Like 
many other Chinese Units, they are most effective in large groups, as when 
6 Inferno Cannons fire their cannon at a target, you can be assured that 
a Firestorm will be made, incinerating the target and any other units near 
it. Use Black Napalm for more powerful effects! The Nuke Cannon is China"s 
Nuclear Based Artillery. It lobs tactical Nuclear Shells over long 
distances, and has a substantial range improvement over the Inferno Cannon. 
The neutron shell is another fun thing to use if you want to steal the 
enemy"s units instead of destroying them. It can also clear garrisoned 
buildings that normal building clearers cannot clear out, like Palaces 
and Internet Centers. Have fun. Always keep these units in the rear at 
all times, or you will lose these quick.
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The Swiss Army Tank
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Overlord Tank         Cost: $2000       Requires: War Factory + Propaganda 
Center
It"s a good thing that you do not need a General ability to build these 
powerful tanks. The Overlord Tank is very lethal indeed. It can also squish 
enemy vehicles. Its twin cannons are just the beginning of its story. After 
all, a Bunker, Speaker Tower or Gattling Cannon can be mounted on its back, 
making it a decent all rounded tank. If you see these coming to your base, 
you would have to kill them very quickly, as bullets, missiles and even 
bombs tend to bounce off them, and their guns really kill!
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China"s Airforce
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MiG                    Cost: $1200        Requires: Airfield
Helix                 Cost: $1500         Requires: Airfield
Although China"s airforce lacks variety with one main fighter and one 
attack helicopter, they ain"t too shabby either. The MiG is another fire 
based fighter, and each carries 2 Napalm Missiles, its armor can be upgraded, 
and when 4 MiGs unleash their missiles at a target at once, a lovely 
Firestorm will again be created, barbecuing anything around. Hmm... Needs 
some nice barbecue sauce. Of course, the Black Napalm Upgrade works wonders 
for them too. The Helix is China"s transport helicopter. It holds up to 
5 blocks of units. (Infantry = 1 Block, Most Vehicles = 3 Blocks, 
Construction Dozers = 5 Blocks). It is also the Overlord of the sky. It 
can be upgraded to have either a Bunker, a Speaker Tower or a Gattling 
Cannon mounted on it. If you upgrade it with a Bunker and load it full 
of Tank Hunters, its attack power can be highly increased. Napalm Bombs 
can also be upgraded to each Helix for more devastating attacks. In fact, 
the Napalm Bomb will create a firestorm the instant it hits the ground! 
Black Napalm works on them too! They don"t call it a "heavy lift transport" 
for nothing!
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5. USA Campaign
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*****MISSION 1: Baikonur, Kazakhstan*****
Background:
Although the USA Army has had the fragmented Global Liberation Army on 
the run, the terrorist threat remains a clear and present danger. The GLA 
is still actively using those chemical warheads from their Baikonur 
Facility. In fact, they have equipped their missiles with even more newly 
designed chemical warheads. They have started to launch those chemical 
warheads into US bases in Northern Europe. People have begun evacuating 
from the urban areas in Europe. A previous attempt by the Chinese Army 
to attack the facility has failed. With the Chinese Army battling local 
warlords to the east, the American Army is sent in to deal with the situation. 
Your mission is to destroy the launch facility. It is vital that you succeed, 
or otherwise, America"s strategy footholds and interests in Europe will 
more likely be affected.
Factions:
Friends:
Blue: USA
Enemies:
Green: GLA
After this news report by BNN (British News Network, a hybrid of BBC and 
CNN, I suppose? Heh heh.), and being shown the GLA hippies in their 
motorbikes, you see another missile being prepared for launch, and it fires! 
By! The sky really does look realistic in this game. So! The missile"s 
target is a certain USA base in Northern Europe. The missile explodes! 
BOOM! A lot poor souls suffocate in the chemicals that were given out. 
Then, you are left to play. You are given your starting units, and your 
base. They have given you 2 sets of 5 of Missile Defenders and Rangers. 
Load them into the 2 Humvees.
Tip! More about Humvees
As a practice, always load 2 pathfinders (anti infantry) and 3 Missile 
Defenders for all rounded support. This should work on single player, LAN 
and online. Oh, another thing, when you see slower units coming after you. 
Back off a few steps and the people inside the Humvee will get "free" hits 
on the enemy unit. If you make use of the Search and Destroy Battle Plan, 
then you can shoot even further and harass your enemy more.
Some foolhardy rebels will come over to engage you. Pick them off using 
you new Scout Drone. Then move your troops northwest, destroying the 2 
stinger sites. You will come to some empty Chinese Tanks in a motor pool, 
including a lovely Overlord Tank. Take them with infantry, upgrade the 
Overlord Tank with a Speaker Tower, then move northeast.
2 terrorists are planning to car-bomb you, watch out! Then, at the same 
time, some infantry would have garrisoned the 2 apartment blocks near the 
vehicles, use the Dragon Tank to fry those units.
Now, kill all units and destroy all structures guarding the train station 
in order to capture it. I suggest you leave those buildings for your lone 
Overlord Tank to destroy, then, gloat as it gains veterancy.
Now, the train will arrive, load your best units into the 2 train cars, 
and those units will be taken to the launch site by train. When you reach 
the site, destroy everything, garrison the radio station for A-10 support 
if necessary, and a large bomber will come with a MOAB, the Mother of All 
Bombs (Actually, it stands for a Massive Ordinance Air Burst)! The bomb 
hits, and several of their units are blasted all the way to the moon, and 
the pilot really likes his job, after all, "I love the smell of a fresh 
MOAB in the morning!" Mission Accomplished! You win!
*****MISSION 2: Somalia Coast*****
Background:
While the USA is performing the crackdown on the GLA, they are also 
delivering aid supplies to desperate regions that are suffering very 
heavily. Unfortunately, local warlords linked to the GLA continue to 
threaten their convoys of food and medical supplies. Your mission is to 
ensure the safe arrival of the supplies, and the total elimination of the 
GLA troops in the area. The navy is supporting you in this area. Meanwhile, 
other USA armies are busy searching for more Weapons of Mass Destruction 
of the GLA.
Factions:
Friends:
Blue: USA
Enemies:
Green: GLA
You are now in Somalia, the land of the movie Black Hawk Down. In fact, 
this mission has a lot of parallels with the movie. Like the bombardment 
of the docks, and all the street fighting with the heavily armed locals. 
Fortunately, no aircraft were downed this time.
The opening cut-scene features many battleships firing on the GLA units 
on the docks, note that they are there to clear the docks, not destroy 
it, yeah right. Meanwhile, the Raptors, 2 by 2 are bombarding their tunnel 
networks (Hey, I just saw them fly over the GLA units, and then they explode! 
I wonder if those raptors have some psychic powers or dark force. Heh heh 
heh...) You are then left to play.
Move your troops to the warehouse, using the battleships to take out the 
bunkers blocking your way. By the time you secure the warehouse, more units 
will arrive in the docks, and the supply trucks will begin coming in. Now, 
defend the warehouse until all trucks have entered the warehouse. It is 
not very hard to do so. While you are at it, call in the battleships to 
blow up all the Bunkers and Stinger Sites you can see on the map. 
While you are guarding the warehouse, consider playing a game called laser 
shooter with your Missile Defenders. Here"s how you do it:
Precise Tip! Painting a big Bulls eye on them
The Missile Defenders have a unique ability. The Laser Missile. Using a 
special laser sight similar to those of sniper rifles, the Missile Defender 
can target enemy units and aircraft much more accurately, and will shoot 
much much faster! To use the Laser Missile ability, simply click on the 
laser missile button on the command bar, and then click the target you 
desire! Then, the Missile Defender will aim the laser at the enemy unit 
for a second, then the fireworks begin! Unfortunately, this ability is 
useless against enemy infantry and structures, so when you see enemy 
infantry coming, run!
After all 10 have arrived, and you have heard the crowd cheer, you can 
receive your construction dozer, so, build your base, and build fire bases 
and patriot missiles in alternation to each other. However, be prepared, 
as GLA will use SCUD Launchers in this level, and they can easily out shoot 
your Patriot Missiles and Firebases.
Base Defense Tip! What to garrison in a Fire Base
Always garrison one pathfinder and 3 Missile Defender in each Fire Base! 
The Pathfinder can pick your enemy"s infantry off, while the missile 
defender shoots at the tanks.
You should be aware of a small GLA outpost in the northwest of the city 
behind the hills, consider sending a Ranger to capture the barracks there 
if you wish, or just send in Col. Burton to destroy everything.
Now, the business of destroying the GLA base is well, easy peasy! Just 
continue to bombard them with the battleships and comanches until they 
are gone! The Battleship bombardment has similar power to a level 2 
Artillery Barrage, and you can use it sooooo frequently! Easy! Just use 
them as if they are mini superweapons! I tell you, easy! Much easier 
compared to those hectic 15 hours of troops struggling in the city in Black 
Hawk Down! Another mission accomplished!
*****MISSION 3: Mount Elbrus, Russia*****
Background:
Having successfully protected the supply convoys to deliver their aid in 
Somalia, the USA army has found top secret documents related to the GLA 
chemical weapon production program. They have identified the location of 
a top secret chemical production plant in Mount Elbrus, deep inside Russia, 
and will respond to this threat. Your mission is to send in Colonel Burton"s 
team to take out this facility.
Factions:
Friends:
Blue: USA
Red: China
Enemies:
Green: GLA
In the start of this mission, we will be treated to a hilarious cut-scene 
featuring the B3 (or is it U3?) bombers. Those bombs are so cool, they 
fall straight down, totally unaffected by air resistance, and I must say, 
those American bombers really do a good job sending people to the moon! 
Colonel Burton will be air dropped in with some other infantry units. 
Meanwhile, Chinese Secret Agent Black Lotus will be dropped off on the 
other side of the river, she brags about the Helix helicopters and 
challenges you to a race, "Your Chinooks are durable, but I prefer the 
strength of our Helices." and you are left to play.
The race is on! Your task is to reach a certain inn right in the middle 
of Casablanca called Riad Catalina! Oh, ahem, excuse me. No, this is not 
the Amazing Race, it"s just Mission 3. As soon as you can get control of 
your troops, snipe at the infantry while Colonel Burton destroys the Radar 
Vans before they can squish you all flat.
As you may have probably already noticed, there are just so many garrisoned 
buildings in the town, so you will need flashbangs to clear them. So, head 
north, engaging any units you meet. Leave the infantry to the pathfinders, 
and the vehicles to Colonel Burton.
You will reach the Prisoner-of-War camp. There will be a cut scene. Colonel 
Burton says, "I can see the POW camp, looks like they have a tunnel network 
that passes under the river."
Black Lotus will then start capturing the GLA buildings in the camp opposite 
the POW camp. Boy, and she does a good job out of it. In the confusion, 
the Chinese managed to use a Bomb Truck to blow up the Tunnel Network! 
How can she do that!? Those GLA troops must be blind or something.
"Nice work, Lotus. I just can take care of a couple of guards, and everyone 
will be freed."
So, take everything out in the POW camp, and some rangers will come out 
of the camp. They are free! With the new Rangers, you can clean up all 
those garrisoned buildings in the town. Go north, and you will come to 
several tunnel networks by a bridge, be careful here, as there may be units 
waiting to ambush you from the inside. To the northwest is a second POW 
camp. You know the drill, destroy everything, and the rangers will be freed.
Notice this strange tank there? It"s a microwave tank, good to disable 
enemy buildings. You will also notice that the area around the Microwave 
Tank looks a little bit distorted. This is due to its Microwave Field, 
any infantry unit that gets inside the field will slowly lose health until 
they get incinerated. Note that the microwave field does not work while 
you use the Microwave Beam.
Tip! A new way to clear garrisoned buildings
With microwave tanks, you can "ding" the people hiding inside civilian 
buildings. Just set it to High to bake a delicious meal. Heh heh!
Now that you have the microwave tank, you can continuously disable and 
destroy those stinger sites and tunnel networks. Have fun! When you reach 
the mountains, order Colonel Burton to climb up. Now, Colonel Burton will 
blow up the mountainside, starting the avalanche! The avalanche really 
WILL bury the lab forever! Mission Complete!
*****MISSION 4: Amisbad Oil Fields: Iran*****
Background:
Information recovered from the Chemical Lab confirms that GLA really is 
carrying on its chemical weapons program. The US suspects that the GLA 
General code-named Dr. Thrax is behind all of this. Dr. Thrax is an elusive 
extremist and has been charged with war crimes by the world court. 
Intelligence sources have traced his funding to oil fields in Iran, your 
mission is to liberate the oil fields, and destroy the GLA base guarding 
it.
Factions:
Friends:
Blue: USA
Enemies:
Yellow: Misguided civilian population
Green: GLA
This mission begins with a lovely air show over the skies of the Amisbad 
Oil Fields. The Quad Cannons are busy trying to shoot those planes, but 
there are just too many of them. Now that we have landed, the airstrip 
is secured. Build your base! Capture the oil derricks around your base 
for a start, just use Construction Dozers to remove those demo traps and 
booby traps. Supplies are scarce, so it is vital that you capture as many 
Oil Derricks as possible.
Discouraging Tip! You had better not try to garrison the buildings, or 
you"ll be sorry
When you are playing as GLA over the LAN or internet, always try to reach 
the towns first and use rebels to place booby traps on the buildings, now, 
the opponent WILL think twice before trying to enter those buildings. Of 
course, he can also use dozers or workers to remove those traps, but that"s 
too annoying. Anyway, stealth detectors can easily detect the booby traps, 
and the Dozers can clear them with one scoop of their blade.
Now, build fire bases loaded with Missile Defenders and Pathfinders on 
the 2 bridges, and place some Paladins and Avengers next to them to stop 
the scud launcher missiles.
Tip! How many Avengers and Paladins do I need?
Regardless of offline games or online games, it would be wise to build 
a paladin tank or an avenger for each rocket solider the enemy has, and 
2 for each Scud Launcher or Tomahawk Missile they have. However, these 
2 units cannot stop artillery shells, so be careful when playing against 
China.
While you are building your base, you will be informed that a neighboring 
town has been poisoned by GLA propaganda, and are sending units to attack 
your base. So, go north and destroy the radio station ASAP. Colonel Burton 
is good at this. To clear the occupied structures, simply send in the 
Microwave Tanks to ding them out! Ha ha ha!
If you are playing on medium difficulty or above, there will be a SCUD 
Storm built, luckily, it is in an outer area of the main base, so use a 
microwave tank to ding it and disable it, while Colonel Burton destroys 
it. Be careful of that single tunnel network there, as units will ambush 
you from inside the building. So, I guess you should kill enough units 
to get promoted to a 3-star general, then you can A-10 Strike that network, 
after that, nothing can react fast enough to stop Colonel Burton from 
destroying the SCUD Storm. After that, I suggest you let Colonel Burton 
hang around there, as he can keep the Workers at bay from rebuilding 
anything.
Now, it"s time to build an attacking force. I recommend attacking from 
the Eastern Side of the base, as you have cleared that entrance with Burton 
Already. Send in as many Paladins as you like, but build at least 15 of 
them, as the enemy just loves to use Scud Launchers and RPG Troopers. Also, 
build Tomahawk Missiles and keep them in the rear. Some Humvees with 
Pathfinders and Missile Defenders inside can also support your advance. 
Wipe them out, all of them. Although Lieutanent Eva may suggest that you 
capture some oil derricks there, it is rather difficult to hold them, as 
it will cause the GLA to attack with renewed vigor.
Apart from this, reinforcements will also be airdropped in periodically. 
Use those units if you are short of cash. Attack from the east entrance, 
and you will experience minimal losses, as all the traps have been cleared. 
Wipe them out! All of them!
Caution! Highly Explosive Humvees
When a Humvee is destroyed, the infantry inside all die! (Perhaps it is 
because the petrol tank of the Humvee is dangerously close to the passenger 
compartment, hence, when the Humvee explodes, the petrol tank will burst 
into flames, causing your infantry units inside to scream like canary birds) 
So, when you notice that your Humvee"s energy bar is almost empty, evacuate 
all units!
*****MISSION 5: Dr. Thrax"s Chemical Plant*****
Background:
Dr. Thrax has been tracked to a city, name unknown. He now orchestrates 
his last stand against USA. He has now managed to perfect a new and dangerous 
type of chemical called Anthrax Gamma. Anthrax Gamma is a new, powerful 
nerve agent, and the Dr. is planning to launch these new chemical missiles 
to metropolitan targets all around the world. Your mission, is to capture 
all 4 missile launch pads before a single missile is released.
Factions:
Friends:
Blue: USA
Brown: GLA Rebels
Enemies:
Green: Dr. Thrax
The starting cut-scene shows a satellite codenamed Powers tracking the 
location of the chemical factory. Then, a lot of funny little missiles 
are fired into one of Dr. Thrax"s bases, wiping out the storage bunkers. 
You are now left to play. Just build your base, and defend it with the 
usual stuff.
Tip! Info about Dr. Thrax
Before we begin, I must state what is so unique about Dr. Thrax. Dr. Thrax 
just loves to use chemical weapons. His rebels and terrorists are all packed 
with chemicals. So, if you are playing against him in multiplayer, be sure 
to protect your units by putting them in Humvees and Listening Outposts. 
Dr. Thrax is so obsessed with Chemical Weapons that even his tunnel networks 
spray toxins! He starts with Anthrax Beta, and can upgrade it to Anthrax 
Gamma! So, he is the only general who can reduce infantry to lovely pink 
salamander man! His Tanks all start with toxin shells, and RPG Troopers 
fire chemical rockets! Ugh! Disgusting! Fortunately, he has a weakness, 
it is that he CANNOT make use of camouflaged units, so you can detect them 
while they are reasonably far away.
Tip! Busting Bunkers
The enemy likes to ambush attackers from inside the Toxin Networks, upgrade 
your Stealth Fighters with Bunker Busters and attack their Networks. In 
multiplayer game always consider using this technology when playing 
against China or GLA, as their bunkers can easily be busted! Anyway, this 
method can kill infantry inside buildings too! One thing I find it funny 
is that, when I used it on a toxin tractor in this level, the vibrations 
caused by the explosion caused it to fly very very high up in the air! 
This toxin tractor then did a lot of loop the loops in mid-air, but managed 
to land on the ground unscathed! It"s crazy, I tell you! Well, those people 
in EA must have watched too many Looney Tunes.
To the east of your base, are a GLA camp that wishes to Rebel against Dr. 
Thrax. This is because they are all fed up with his obsession with chemical 
warfare, and that such toxins could just kill them all. You can now use 
their general abilities, like the Rebel Ambush and Anthrax Bomb (Hey, I 
thought you were fed up with using Toxins, how come you still get to use 
the Anthrax Bomb?!). While you are holding off their attacks, use a spy 
satellite on the northern part of the map. The Launchpads are somewhere 
at the north of the map. Just watch out for their sneak attacks.
Build a particle cannon, and some Aurora Bombers. You will need the Auroras 
to help destroy the SCUD Storm that Dr. Thrax builds. When your Particle 
Cannon is ready, use a spy satellite to reveal the area surrounding the 
northeast launch pads, then use the particle cannon to fry all the units 
guarding the Bunkers. Then, ambush the rebels in and capture those 2 missile 
launch pads! You are now halfway to your goal.
Tip! Capturing Enemy Buildings
I have received numerous e-mails concerning how to capture this, how to 
capture that. It is very simple, really, simply pay $1000 in the Barracks 
for the Capture Building ability, then when it is complete, wait for the 
Capture Building ability of your Ranger, Rebel or Red Guard to charge up. 
When the whole button is bright, click it, and then click the building 
you want to capture. Your infantry unit will then walk over to the building, 
and place their country"s flag next to the building. Then, you will see 
the target building flashing, and beeping. The more frequent the beeps 
and flashes, the closer you are to capturing that building. You will be 
notified by the infantry unit when he has captured the building. Black 
Lotus can capture buildings much quicker than infantry units, and can do 
it from a range, due to her wireless network connection. Keep that in mind 
if you are playing as China.
Tip! Aurora Bombers and Economy
As you can see, Aurora Bombers are a supersonic aircraft. They cannot be 
stopped by anti air defenses until they deliver their payload, which means 
they can always reach their target. Unfortunately, after dropping their 
bombs, they are just so vulnerable to anti-aircraft defenses, and you will 
be disgusted that you have to spend another $2500 for each of the Aurora 
Bombers lost. That"s why, if you are using Auroras, make sure you target 
your enemies" expensive structure, like their superweapons, this can help 
make up for the sunk cost.
The other pair of launch pads is more heavily guarded. I suggest you make 
use of Particle Cannons, MOABs and Spectre Gunships at the same time to 
create a large enough distraction to keep the enemy units at bay before 
Rebel Ambushing the missiles and capturing them.
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6. GLA Campaign
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*****MISSION 1: Outside the City...*****
Background:
As the "mercenaries" of the United States continue to hunt down for Dr. 
Thrax, GLA leaders have decided to stop trying to protect this deranged 
scientist as he is known to be unstable. The USA is still "senselessly" 
relying on its air power in an attempt on destroying the last of the GLA. 
However, neither the USA or the Chinese could really breakthrough to 
capture the GLA chain of command. The GLA leaders promise a continued war 
of attrition for world freedom. This is a war that they MUST win! Your 
mission is to protect the GLA leader as he travels to the airport for 
evacuation.
Factions:
Friends:
Green: GLA
Red: Our Great Leader
Enemies:
Blue: USA
After the news report by ARC (the GLA equivalent of Al-Jazzera I suppose? 
Heh heh heh.) You will be treated to this cut scene where some USA Humvees 
are in hot pursuit of the GLA leader. However, they were a little unlucky. 
They suffered some traffic accidents. One Humvee crashed into a truck that 
was "really explosive", while the other was squashed by a falling tower! 
Our leader is safe, for now.
You are now left to play. Salvage the resources to upgrade your vehicles.
Tip! Salvage Preferences
When ever you destroy enemy vehicles, always salvage them to units in this 
order:
Marauder Tanks > Quad Cannons > Techicals > Other units
Move southeast, engaging the enemies on the way.
Cross the bridge, and you will be treated to more salvage crates, as well 
as some more RPG trooper Combat Bikes.
Cool Tip! Which Bikers shall I use?
When using combat cycles, always load them in this order:
Terrorists > Rebels > RPG Troopers
This is because, loading RPG Troopers in those bikes make them much more 
vulnerable to tanks. As for the terrorists, well, have fun! It is much 
better to use suicide bikers than to load a technical full of terrorists 
and rushing them into your opponents" (human or computer) base! Note that 
when a Terrorist is riding a Combat Bike, the front of the Combat Cycle 
has a yellow box with Red Stripes to warn others of your approach.
There are some patrols to the northeast, and that"s the path we have to 
go. Instead of taking them on directly, send all bikers to the eastern 
path, and go down the cliff. Then, you can easily surprise all of those 
units, and liberate the base to the further north east.
Once your base is liberated, build some Maruader Tanks, and upgrade them 
with the salvage crates. If any of your combat bikes are damaged, just 
send them to the "service station" that is your Arms Dealer to repair them!
Cross the bridge when you have recovered from your losses. There are 3 
foolhardy sentry drones near that reinforcement pad, destroy them, you 
need not capture the pad though.
As you can see, the USA aerodrome is guarded by 2 Fire Bases. Send in your 
troops to "praise" (Stupid accent) and pillage them, and then, you can 
send the limousine of the GLA Leader to the transport plane. Mission 
Accomplished! The cause lives on! 
*****MISSION 2: Cairo, Egypt*****
Background:
The USA"s hunt for the GLA General Dr. Thrax, who the GLA has discredited 
and denounced has caused great damage to the civilian facilities and 
buildings. Meanwhile, the USA and Chinese reports that several important 
GLA leaders have been killed. This results in a complete power vacuum, 
and many splinter groups are vying for control. One of the splinter groups 
is led by Prince Kassad, a Libyan General who specializes in stealth tactics 
and sneak attacks. Your mission is to destroy all of Prince Kassad"s command 
centers, and force him to hand over his abilities to you.
Factions:
Friends: 
Green: GLA
Enemies:
Brown: Prince Kassad
This mission starts with a lone rocket buggy codenamed recon-1 patrolling 
the area around the great pyramids (Wait, there is something wrong here, 
the sphinx is facing the wrong way here! You got it wrong this time, EA. 
You better refresh your Geography!). Suddenly, a Scorpion Tank appeared 
out of nowhere and blew it apart!
At this point you will be introduced to the man called Prince Kassad, you 
now get to see how the GPS Scrambler and Sneak Attacks Work. The GPS 
Scrambler allows any unit to strike unseen, while the Tunnel Sneak Attack 
allows you to build a Tunnel Network anywhere on the map for surprise 
attacks! These 2 abilities are very important for the GLA, so always save 
2 general points for those technologies.
Tip! Info on Prince Kassad
Prince Kassad is the stealth general of the 3 talented GLA generals. He 
is an important political figure in the Middle East, and has an excellent 
spy network to do his bidding. Prince Kossad is a stealth general, but 
he does not have any access to any unique units. However, he has many 
modifications to his army. All structures can be hidden by camo netting, 
and workers can be camouflaged when you camouflage your supply stash. 
Rebels and base defenses are all camouflaged to start with. The hijacker 
is always available. The GPS Scrambler can be used in Level 3, and has 
a shorter recharge time. Seems a very terrifying foe, eh? Not really! Prince 
Kossad has a vital weakness. It is that he CANNOT make use any tanks or 
the SCUD Launcher! So, any sneak attacks can be ended relatively quickly 
if you respond.
Now, you start with some demo traps and a couple of workers and a command 
center. Build your base as usual, but not as tightly as before, as the 
enemy cannot make use of heavy weapons like the Tanks and SCUD Launcher.
You have 3 Radar Vans to start with, and you can use the Radar Scan thrice!
Watchful Tip! Abusing the Radar Scan
Always build Radar Vans in quantity when you play a multiplayer game. Then 
you can really continuously scan the map for intruders! Radar Vans can 
also be used to squish stealthy units! (But not Hero Units)
Now, as you build your base, continuously scan the map for his troops. 
Build a force of Marauder Tanks, Toxin Tractors, Quad Cannons and 
Technicals filled with Rebels. You can now go hunting! Take a Jarmen Kell 
to snipe at the enemy rocket infantry, but beware of other snipers!
Move into the town to the north, there are some RPG Troopers here and there, 
and can be taken out by your Quad Cannons. Do the same with the Tunnel 
Network. Continue to go north, and you will eventually reach their first 
base. Wipe everyone out and capture their command center. You now have 
the GPS Scrambler!
As soon as you have captured the command center, build some Stinger Sites 
and Tunnel Networks by the bridge to secure the area, then you can work 
on your next strike.
There is an extra supply dock to the west of your base. Send workers there 
to collect the supplies when the current are exhausted.
Now, send in Toxin Tractors to clear those 2 bunkers across the bridge, 
then build a team of 2 Quad Cannons and about 4 Rocket Buggies, and bring 
Jarmen Kell Along.
Get across that bridge, and play our latest piece of work, rocket "ballad" 
(bad accent again by those Rocket Buggies!)! Whoosh whoosh whoosh whoosh 
whoosh whoosh! That"s really musical indeed. Kill everyone, taking care 
of the Demo Traps and capture the Command Center to the south west with 
a Rebel, you now have the sneak attack!
Fast Tip! Catch me if you can
Always have a practice to "hit and run" when using Rocket Buggies, they 
are very fast, and hence can outrun most units in the game. This way, you 
can really buzz around your opponent like flies and annoy his tanks! For 
best effects, upgrade them to the max, and use at least 4 of these at once! 
Then, there should always be rockets flying in the air!
Now, we have to quickly build a team of bomb trucks, this is because, Prince 
Kossad will have built a SCUD Storm any minute now, and you will have 5 
minutes before he uses it. If he really has built a SCUD Storm, perform 
a sneak attack on the south west corner of his base. Then bomb truck the 
weapon into submission. After that, you can just continue to sneak attack 
from time to time into their base, and eventually you will be able to reach 
Prince Kossad"s Command Center and destroy it. Just watch out for the 
Bunkers and the Palace, as Prince Kassad has been smart enough to garrison 
it full of RPG Troopers.
*****MISSION 3: Matala, Crete*****
Background:
It is now revealed that the GLA is once united again. A powerful commander 
has taken charge. The US is now strengthening their defenses in bases around 
the world. Your Mission is to steal a Particle Cannon, and use it against 
the US Mediterranean Fleet. Such an action will severely weaken USA"s 
foothold in the Mediterranean Sea.
Factions:
Friends:
Green: GLA
Enemies:
Blue: USA
You start with a small force of RPG Troopers, Rebels and Hijackers along 
with 3 Techicals. Explore the beach, and kill all enemy infantry, but steal 
the Crusader Tank.
You will find another Tunnel Network, use it to transport troops to the 
neighboring island. There is this lone tomahawk there, steal it before 
the pilot can get to it. Now, go north west, there are 3 crusader tanks, 
destroy them, and you can liberate that small camp there. Jarmen Kell is 
here to help you. So are some Quad Cannons and a Toxin Tractor for the 
taking. Now, go to the northeast, and neutralize those 3 tanks. Use Jarmen 
Kell on the Firebases! I made a new discovery here.
Tip! Weakness of the Fire Base Exploited!
I found out that, a fire base can be destroyed in 3 shots by Jarmen Kell! 
So, whenever you are playing against a USA player, feel free to snipe at 
his firebases! When it explodes, the infantry will all die! (and scream 
like canary birds, so that"s why they call it a FIRE Base!)
See those Cold Fusion Reactors? Send Rebels to capture them. Now, guard 
this area with Quad Cannons.
Notice this island to the northeast? That"s your next stop on this 
Mediterranean cruise, send your Crusaders, Jarmen Kell, Technicals and 
that lone Tomahawk Missile over in a sneak attack. Clean the town up, steal 
as many US vehicles as you can, and then head northwest to the arms dealer. 
Kill everyone and liberate it!
With the Arms Dealer in hand, feel free to build some Marauder Tanks! 
Upgrade them with salvage crates. There is another island to the northeast 
with more goodies, so dig a tunnel there if you like. Now, head northeast, 
to the pass. This pass is defended by some Paladin Tanks and 3 Tomahawk 
Missiles, so you should destroy these units before you attempt to go through. 
Now, as for the Bunkers, use the Particle Cannon and your lone tomahawk 
missile to destroy those defenses. When they are all destroyed, send your 
units through the cleared pass, and into your hideout.
Kill the remnants of the enemy guarding the base, and the base is yours. 
Start pumping out workers to build an Arms Dealer, more Black Markets and 
some Stinger Sites in the east and camouflage them.
You are now ready for the assault on the main base. At this point, there 
are 2 methods to reach USS Reagan, one is by brute force and sneak attack, 
and another is by stealth infiltration. I suggest the latter. But before 
you do it, use the Particle Cannon and destroy the enemies" Strategy Centre, 
as they are equipped with Search and Destroy Stealth Detection System.
The best method is to send in Jarmen Kell. Sneak him in with your tunnel 
networks, and move east, then south, when you approach a Patriot Missile, 
use the Particle Cannon to destroy them to prevent them from detecting 
you. It will take a certain amount of time, but eventually, you will reach 
the USS Reagan. Fire the Particle Cannon one last time on it, and then, 
watch as it gets sawed in half! Mission Accomplished!
*****MISSION 4: Western USA Coastal Toxin Facility*****
Background:
After the destruction of its aircraft carrier USS Reagan, the USA has 
re-evaluated its position to place forces overseas. The ultimate hope would 
be the complete withdrawal of US forces from Europe, and will result in 
a complete GLA victory. Your mission is to raid the Western USA Coastal 
Toxin Facility and to steal 20 samples of toxin, so that you may have more 
ingredients for your Chemical Weapons.
Factions:
Friends:
Green: GLA
Enemies:
Blue: USA
Yes, this is the story of Jarmen Kell and the 40 Thieves! You will start 
with 2 teams which are separated by the coastline. It is really a point 
to point coordination mission. You follow the on-screen instructions to 
complete the mission.
Let"s start with Team 1. You are to hijack the automobile ferry. (Hey! 
It looks just like the Hong Kong Star Ferry! You lousy copy cats!) Before 
you do that, snipe at those 3 vehicles and steal them. After you hijack 
the ferry, you can hit the transport button on the ferry to send your troops 
over to the other beachhead.
Looks like the perfect place to sunbathe, eh? Suddenly, beep beep beep, 
boom! A demo trap is set off! You will now be informed that the Americans 
have mined the beach, so we will have to obtain a Radar Van. So, switch 
to Team 2.
As Team 2, move east. There are 3 Technical Trucks in a parking lot for 
you to use. Commandeer them, and upgrade them with the salvage crates. 
Then go down the hill and do some bodywork with the Humvees. When they 
are destroyed you can send any infantry unit into the Radar Van to capture 
it. Now, you can use the Radar Scan, without having to recharge too! If 
any of your Techinicals are damaged, simply send them to the Tunnel Network 
to recover health.
With the Radar Scan, you can navigate the beach with ease. Just reveal 
the Demo Traps, and have your units destroy them to give them vetrancy. 
You will eventually come to 2 Rangers and an empty Paladin Tank. Kill the 
Rangers and steal their Paladin! To the south, are some GLA Prisoners of 
War in that enclosure. Break down the fence to rescue them. There are many 
Terrorists, so let them steal those sports utility vehicles. DO not steal 
the Tomahawks yet, though.
Switch back to Team 2. You will notice some Crusader Tanks across the bridge, 
along with 2 Patriot Missiles. Use a lone hijacker to distract the tanks 
while your remaining forces destroy the Patriots. Once all forces have 
been eliminated, send a lone Rebel over to the valve station. Enter it, 
and the reservoir will be drained, allowing Team 1 to proceed.
Submitter"s Tip! Marcus Krol"s Tip
At GLA"s mission 4, you can destroy the base defense by the bridge easily...
(you know before you capture the valve station)...
you just need to use Jarmen Kell on the tomahawks, and then capture the 
stationary fire base and let it hack away on those paladins and missile 
defenses... you get zero losses and many more units to use...
Switch to Team 1, cross the bottom of the dried up lake to the other side, 
you will come to an airfield. Destroy it quickly. Once the airfield is 
destroyed, you can steal those 2 Tomahawk Missiles that I have told you 
to ignore earlier. With the Tomahawk Missiles, destroy all of the Bunkers 
overlooking the valve station. Send the Tomahawks to the POW Camp across 
the bridge to free more units. Commandeer and upgrade the Technicals to 
the max. Then switch to Team 2.
As Team 2, move to the Cold Fusion Reactors and destroy them all. Then 
move them up the hill and capture that Artillery Platform there. Then wait 
by the warehouse. No need to steal any battle buses.
Switch back to Team 1, and make your way to the northwest, destroy those 
units inside the garrisoned structures, and continue the advance, wiping 
out any bunkers you find. There is another POW camp to the far west. Free 
your brethren if you please. Now, send in your Tomahawks and destroy the 
rest of the Bunkers guarding the toxin facility. Then you can move your 
troops in and capture them.
See those empty Quad Cannons? You will need them later, as you have to 
defend your convoys when the US sends reinforcements. After about 5 toxin 
samples are secured, the USA will start sending in Reinforcements. All 
reinforcements come from the eastern edge of the map. So, now, it"s a matter 
of endurance. Just hold them back. Once the 20th Toxin sample is loaded 
onto the plane, the mission will be complete! Now, as the transport plane 
takes off, some more rebels stay back to hold the Rangers off. You have 
not seen the last of us, USA!
*****MISSION 5: Stuttgart-Vichingen, Germany*****
Background:
The last so-called superpower in this world, the USA is crumbling. GLA 
makes thing worse by humiliating America by penetrating its own borders 
and stealing its weapons of mass destruction. Washington decides to abandon 
Europe and actively defend their homeland, and the GLA is really ambitious 
to force this to happen. Your mission is to destroy the USA base in 
Stuttgart-Vichingen, Germany.
Factions:
Friends:
Green: GLA
Orange: GLA POWs
Enemies:
Navy Blue: USA
Sky Blue: USA Southern Support Base
In the beginning of the mission, you find a large group of GLA Tanks and 
Rocket Buggies attacking a Chinese Base. The Chinese tried to stop them, 
but failed. Now, you have complete control of the Chinese base! Now, build 
your base, including a GLA Command Center, and mainly Chinese Buildings. 
Quickly defend the eastern and northeastern entrances to your base, as 
this is where the support base will attack. Build some Helices and garrison 
Tank Hunters inside the ones with Bunkers. Then quickly raid their base. 
The Sky Blue Support Base is poorly defended against air attacks with their 
3 far apart Patriot Missiles, and can be taken out very swiftly.
While you are raiding their base, build a propaganda center and quickly 
build 2 Nuclear Missiles. Also build an Internet Center and Satellite Hack 
1. Garrison Hackers in too! You can now see the area around each command 
center. As you can notice, the USA Base is busy building a Particle Cannon. 
If you are fast enough, both countdown timers of the Nuclear Missiles will 
be less than 4:00 when it is completed. At this point, focus on the defenses 
of the north and north east of your base. Build 2 layers of Gattling Cannons 
to stop their air strikes and some more Helices with Battle Bunkers and 
Tank Hunters, as the USA heavily relies on Air Power. When your Nukes are 
ready, fire them on the particle cannon. It will destroy it, and by the 
time the USA builds the replacement, you should have less than 4 minutes 
left on your Nukes" timer.
The USA will build a second Particle Cannon on the far eastern edge of 
their base. To counter that one, sneak Black Lotus in by a Helix in the 
Far eastern edge of the map, and drop her to the east of the Particle Cannon, 
behind the transmitter station. You can now capture the particle cannon 
before they can even react. After you capture this Particle Cannon, the 
USA will not rebuild this one again.
With the Superweapons taken care of, you can fight in a more even basis. 
First things first, free the POWs in the southern support base before they 
are transferred. Then, the freed POWs will set up their own base, and this 
can divert the Americans" attack.
Another thing to note is, that the USA base has more than 5 airfields in 
use, and hence can attack your base with 24 fighters at once! So, build 
lots and lots of Gattling Cannons!
You can now build up a strike team. Build up a team of fully upgraded 
Overlords and hide them in Helix Helicopters. Build some Inferno Cannons 
too and load them inside Helixes. Upgrade half of your Helices with Gattling 
Cannons and the other half with Propaganda Towers. Load the Napalm Bombs 
as well. Wait for a Nuke to be ready, and then Nuke their airfields to 
clear that area for your units! Then, send in your large group of Helices 
in through that eastern edge of the map. Drop everything! Have your Helices 
cause Chaos by dropping Napalm Bombs on every

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