No, I have not played C&C4 yet, though I will soon.
And no, this is not a post analysing in detail the gameplay, estetics, production quality, storyline, etc of the various C&C incarnations and how they have gone to shit since EA toolk over Westwood and then abolished it.
Instead, I am going to simply demonstrate something that very nearly and very completely encapsulates the difference between C&C during Westwood en C&C during EA.
The Installation of the game.
See here first of all, the DOS installer for C&C1
Then see here the DOS installer for Red Alert 1
Now lets look at what we get with C&C3 installer:
Its not even in English, i dont even get to choose the language.
EA, FUCK. YOU.