Electronic Arts have today announced Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection, a compilation of all 17 real-time strategy games that were released over the last 17 years, will be available later on October 5th for £24.99.

Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection, which will feature redeemable download code for all 17 titles on Origin, will give players the chance to re-experience all three award-winning Command & Conquer universes, Tiberium, Red Alert, and Generals, along with early access to the upcoming beta for the new Frostbite 2 powered Command & Conquer, coming in 2013.

“As long time fans of the Command & Conquer franchise, we are excited to be able to help celebrate the legacy of the series with this compilation. Our passion for this fantastic portfolio is helping drive us as we deliver the next great Command & Conquer experience next year,” said Jon Van Caneghem, Vice President and General Manager, Electronic Arts.

According to EA all 17 classic Command & Conquer games have been updated for Windows 7 and Windows Vista. You can pre-order the collection from here.