Another beloved IP, another browser-based MMO. This time it's not the gritty fantasy of George R.R. Martin but the sci-fi battlefield of Command & Conquer
that is receiving the MMO-lite treatment.
reports that Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances
"is not a Facebook game" like previous Electronic Arts
browser titles, which include Lord of Ultima
and Tiger Woods PGA Tour Online
. Command & Conquer
is "hosted on a stand-alone site," marking the first time the storied franchise has tried its hand at the free-to-play model.
The game has been in closed beta since December and is now available to a global audience via its public open beta