Today, on August 31, marks the 13th anniversary of the original Command & Conquer: Red Alert. C&C: Red Alert is a real-time strategy game of the Command & Conquer franchise.
It was first produced by Westwood Studios, but later released by Virgin Interactive in 1996. This games has been sold over 25 million copies to date. To mark this occasion and in a promotion for C&C’s upcoming sequel, Red Alert 3, Electronic Arts is offering the original Red Alert as a free download today.