Earth Command is a strategic simulation game that focuses on both ecological and social threats to our planet. The player takes on the role of the head of a special United Nations command post in space. You are in full control to allocate budgets and taxes, dispatch emergency assistance, decree emergency laws and other actions of global interest. You must combat both natural as social disasters.
The game is viewed in a top down map of the world. Whenever a situation arises it is accompanied with full motion videos. The game covers 500 possible emergencies in 130 different countries and includes real video footage from among others CNN, Greenpeace and the U.S. State Department.