Creating A New Westwood Online Account

After clicking the Internet option, you will be taken to a login . screen. If you did not create a Westwood Online account when you installed the game, you can do so by pressing the New Account button and following the on-screen prompts. You will be asked for your birth date and your e-mail address. Simply fill in this information and press Continue to set up your account. From this point forward, the information you enter will be considered the default and the game will automatically log you...

Assault Tank

The Assault Tank is passively armored and carries a large and effestive mid-range cannon capable of inflicting severe damage to vrsi jcles and b jldingc. It is designed to assault massed enemytorces headman hasTwo drawbacks -It is very slow and its gun i jixed. This mea that it may have trouble engaging fast, nimfcte qgHMentsT' m dt-i The Flame Tank carries two heavy side v iT D mounted flame-throwers. This allows it to . i engage two enemies at once, or focus both b amp ims forward fi-J onto...

Load saved games

By clicking on the Load Saved Games button, you will be t ken to the Load Save menu. From here you can load or delete a saved game. To load a game, simply click the name of yourjiyeti game from the list, and then click the Load button. You ca Pdelete a saved game by choosing it from the list, and clicHrog the Delete button. ritf l s The Options menu will allow you to customize a variety of aspects of your game. When you click the Options button on the Main menu, you'll be taken to the Options...

Graphics Quality

This slider determines the general look of the game. You can set it to Low, Medium, High, Highest, or Custom quality. If you have a high-end machine with a fast graphics card, you should choose the High or Highest quality setting. If the game seems to be running slow, you should set the quality level to Medium or Low. The lower the quality setting, the faster the game will run. The Custom setting is activated when you manipulate the settings under Advanced Options.

Reinforcements reserves

When'fettacking or defending a territory in the campaign game, qeighbo lt lt H e territories you control will send 'reinforcement' units every coupfe of minutes to help you in battle. The more friendly neighbors, the fc tter your odds at winning that territory. If you are gowg to lose territory, you may opt to retreat units off the map. If successful, you wll gain a bonus 'Reserve' force on the campaign map. This reserTWorce can be used toward a future battle and may move territory during each...

Imperial Sardaukar Elite

The Sardaukar Elite are the Imperial troop commanders and are known for their enormous strength and toughness. Like the Sardaukar troopers they can withstand great punishment, despise weakness and cannot be suppressed. They are armed with two weapons a specially designed one handed rapid fire laser and a vicious knife that they use to kill opponents in hand-to-hand fighting. Fremen are Elite infantry units armed with long rifles. Formidable desert warriors, they across the desert without...

Inkvine Catapult

This is a long-range and lightly armored attack vehicle. It catapults canisters filled with toxic inkvine fluid that, upon impact, splash across a large area. Units take initial damage from this splash, and the gooey substance will render that area of the map toxic until it dissipates or is burned off. This is particularly effective against infaptry, as they will continue to take damage until they leave itie' infected area. It moves slightly faster than the Missile Tank and has a higher rate...

Veteran elite units

As your units fight, they will gain experience in combat. A unit that gains enough experience will attain rank. Rank is indicated by one to three chevrons, which are attached to the unit. Each chevron indicates what level of veterancy the unit has attained. By attaining rank or becoming a Veteran, units will acquire more health, inflict more damage, and have a longer firing range. The second and third level of veterancy may bestow other special abilities like regeneration or stealth. Each unit...

NIAB Tank

The NIAB tank is slow moving with average armor. Instead of a sjligle gun, it discharges huge electrical charges from any one of its many ports along its length. This allows it to rapidly fire at many surrounding units, although its range is comparatively short. The main strength of the NIAB tank is its Navigator. Using its Spice-given ability to fold space, the navigator can teleport the tank a limited distance. Once it has carried out such a maneuver, it must recharge its power before another...

Starport Button

- The CHOAM Merchant's Guild, a group of free traders, runs the Starport. The prices of the units will vary, but delivery is quick and advanced vehicles are often times available. The Starport button is located under the Repair and Sell buttons, and it will only provide a list of available units if .you have a Starport built. When you do have a Starport bunt, click on the button and your Build Menu will change V toil Starport order screen. Units not blued out are availably for you to order. You...

Liilding Tech Tree

AT Pillbox HK Flame Turret OR Gas Turret AT Rocket Turret HK Gun Turret OR Pop Up Turret Except where noted, the buildings in Emperor are shared across all Houses. They will look slightly diffewt to reflect each House's personality, but all functionality is basically the same.