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Commander Zod City Levels

Level 17 – City : Car Park

Overview

A river runs from north to south, splitting the map into two halves. On a large island to the south lies a very large car……


Commander Zod Jungle Levels

Level 13 – Jungle : Hot & Steamy

Overview

The introduction of chasms means there are areas of the map which cannot be crossed by any unit. Both CPU forts are……


Commander Zod Arctic Levels

Level 9 – Arctic : Slippery Jim

Overview

There are many islands in this map – some with resources connected by roads and bridges. Many of areas can therefore……


Commander Zod Volcanic Levels

Level 5 – Volcanic : Hot Nuts

Overview

A large volcanic river separates the battlefield into two halves. Access is only possible via the road system around the edges. The player must……


Commander Zod Desert Levels

Level 1 – Desert : Virgin Soldiers

Overview

The player starts with a limited number of robots. This is a simple map with limited territories and resources. Jeeps are the main influence……


Commander Zod Units

Robots

Icon
Unit
Strength
Vulnerable to

Grunt
Distracting enemy fire
Everything

Psycho
Sniping Jeep drivers
Tanks

Tough
Attacking Snipers; Good in APCs
Jeeps

Sniper
Sniping Gatling gunners and vehicle drivers; Capturing vehicles due to high intelligence
Toughs

Pyro
Attacking slow vehicles, buildings & bridges; Good in APCs
Jeeps & Light Tanks


Commander Zod Combat

Combat

Sending an additional unit into a combat will enhance your chances of winning. E.g. sending even just a unit of Grunts in with a medium tank to attack an opposition medium tank will draw his fire or even confuse your opponent and will increase you chance of victory considerably.
When you use multiple units as described……


Commander Zod Mistakes and Control

Common Mistakes

Rushing across the map to capture territories: Capturing territories in the computers half of the battlefield at the beginning of the game may give the player the initial advantage, but this is unlikely to be a winning strategy as the players units will be spread to thinly over the battlefield.
Sending units into attack without……


Commander Zod Basic Strategy

Basic Strategy

In Z the computer player does not play a pre-set strategy but reacts in real-time to the decisions that the player makes. Therefore it is not possible to define a sequence of orders for each level which will guarantee winning a battle. However there is a basic strategy that should be employed which will……


Commander Zod Single Player Guide

Introduction

This Commander Zod Single Player Guide was written by the Bitmap Brothers in September 1996. It is the original text but still valid of course even for the recently re-released versions of the game for Android and Windows. You are still playing the same game, still facing……