- Command Your General - Select from nine powerful Generals, each with special strengths and a unique vehicle unit. Direct the NATO Tank General to smother the opposition with raw power or let loose the Chinese Secret Police General to spot and capture hidden enemies.
- Three Ways to Dominate - Command one of three unique armies inspired by real-world ideologies: the high-tech US force, the swarming Chinese war machine, or the resourceful Global Liberation Army.
- Modern High-Tech Warfare - Unleash your fury using modern and near-future military weaponry on the bleeding-edge of technology. Wage real-time war in more ways than ever before, with thrilling air-to-air duels, urban combat, and an enhanced veterancy model.
- State-of-the-art 'SAGE' Engine - Experience Command & Conquer™ in unprecedented detail as you battle it out in full 3D on urban cityscapes, rugged deserts and frozen wastelands. Real-time strategy never looked so sharp.
- All-new Units and Tactics - Assemble your war machine with top-secret Aurora Strike Fighters, massive Crusader Battle Tanks, Angry Mobs, skilled Hackers and over 60 other distinct units. Bring death from above with your side's exclusive super weapon - the US 'Daisy Cutter' Bomb, the Chinese Nuclear Missile, or the GLA Scud Storm.
- Multiplayer Mayhem - Wreak havoc online, either cooperatively with a friend or go head-to-head in all-out global domination with a multitude of other players.