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Battle Bugs (DOS)

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Description

A very unique real-time strategy game. It's only semi-real-time, because it's possible to pause the action at any moment. The player commands 22 different insects in a long campaign (56 missions) against the computer-AI or a human opponent.

Screenshots

Battle Bugs DOS In honor of your victories, you gain an audience with the King and Queen
Battle Bugs DOS The Enlistment Office
Battle Bugs DOS Surviving bugs are greeted with every victory
Battle Bugs DOS Use your moth unit to transport other bugs faster

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User Reviews

I hate cockroaches Alex Man (32) unrated
Fun Fun Fun! Drew Dorton (61) unrated
Small quad level strategy, based primarily on realizing matchups and using them. Mike Giles (2) unrated

The Press Says

MikroBitti Oct, 1994 90 out of 100 90
PC Gamer Oct, 1994 89 out of 100 89
Power Play Oct, 1994 86 out of 100 86
PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1994 83 out of 100 83
Joystick (French) Oct, 1994 80 out of 100 80
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1994 75 out of 100 75
PC Joker Nov, 1994 74 out of 100 74
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Nov, 1994 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Privat Computer PC 1995 3 out of 5 60

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Cover

The front cover of the game spoofs the well-known World War II photograph Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima taken by Joe Rosenthal.
wishbringer (5552) added Battle Bugs (DOS) on Oct 10, 1999