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E3: Carrier Command: Gaea Mission trails like a missile

1:57 PM on 06.09.2011 // Maurice Tan

Bohemia Interactive's Carrier Command: Gaea Mission promises land battles, air control and nukes from sea in their strategy reimagining of the original Carrier Command.

Besides a story mode that sees you taking over 33 islands in some archipelago, there will be a Free Roam strategy (skirmish) mode based on the original 80's classic where you can set he parameters and duke it out with an enemy carrier.

The gameplay looks like it revolves around taking control of vehicles yourself, controlling them from an RTS perspective, acquiring and manufacturing upgrades and weapons, and keeping an eye on ammo and fuel stocks.

As long as it will be a mix of action and strategy in the vein of 1998's Battlezone or 1997's Uprising: Join or Die, which had factories dropping out of the sky 14 years before StarHawk made it cool again for young people, we should be in for a treat.

Maurice Tan,
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