Download Red Alert 1 for free! Also get Red Alert 2 for free with a Red Alert 3 pre-order from EA

31 August 2008
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Red Alert for PCElectronic Arts will celebrate Command & Conquer: Red Alert’s 13th Anniversary by giving away the original Red Alert as a free download, compatible for Windows XP! The same version was included with the RTS collectors pack Command & Conquer: The First Decade. But if you didn’t get that, then from Sunday, August 31st 2008, you’ll be able to download it directly from starting 12:00 AM Pacific Time for an undetermined period.

Electronic Arts also announced that you’ll get a free copy of Red Alert 2 if you pre-order Red Alert 3 via the EA Store, GameStop or Best Buy. That pre-order also includes desktop wallpapers from women in the game, a Red Alert series retrospective, and an exclusive multiplayer map.

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    2012 Update: Red Alert 1 has been official freeware for years now, you can download it legally and for free with fan-made full online support at:



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    • please give red alert1 full version in my email, i loveeee red alert, thks

    • Neslie M. Rebares

      Hi… i am an enthusiast of RA 2… im hoping to download this game… please allow me… thanks, god bless a hundredfold…

    • Thomas

      Please give me red alert q full version im a big fan of EA

    • Keypisal

      Hi all friend I want to download red alert 2Β 

    • Nhadzsha_87

      hi….. i am nhadia i wanted to download red alert 2 but i dont know how’… pls help me what is the way to download this game’…

    • SD

      hey!!! can ne1 send me red Alert 2 .exe file …………………….. thankxx

    • Maami59

      You are the Best

    • shu

      can you send red alert 1 or 2 to me ? tnx

    • Red Alert 1 has been official freeware for years now, you can download it legally and for free at:
      Fans of the game even added full online support! I’ve been playing it locally over LAN all year and it works like a charm! πŸ™‚

    • kittyball

      To all NEW USERS Of who shall Player RA-Version 1

      THe Game Is. as It is

      No, Modes…- Or Im not know with But

      The Graphics

      The Game-play

      The Controls

      The Program [ini exe..whatever]

      Are all The same nor where you download it

      and so. Learn to be quicker.

      Or You can bust you *ss On the wall!

      You wand to win the war….!! Then be quicker…

      Player… Of RA 95 (age 32)

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