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Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps (Windows)

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Description

Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps is a real time strategy game, set during the North Africa Campaign of World War II. The player can take either the side of the Axis, led by Rommel, or of the Allies, led by Montgomery.

The game features distinctive story lines for both sides, experience-gathering abilities for the units, and bonus points that can be exchanged for special units.

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Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Loading Screen
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Bodies in the sand
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Title Screen
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Plane scouting the area

Alternate Titles

  • "非洲雄狮" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Пустынные крысы против корпуса "Африка"" -- Russian spelling
  • "Kõrberotid vs. Korpus "Aafrika"" -- Estonian title
  • "Afrika Korps vs. Desert Rats" -- German/Polish title

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User Reviews

One of the better WW2 RTS's, as usual more fun from the German POV ;-) Cadorna (190) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

PC Games (Germany) Feb 21, 2004 85 out of 100 85
Game Captain Feb 14, 2004 85 out of 100 85
PC Action Feb 03, 2004 83 out of 100 83
Deaf Gamers 2004 8.1 out of 10 81
Gamesmania Feb 09, 2004 81 out of 100 81
Withingames Mar 10, 2004 4 out of 5 80
Fragland.net Apr 16, 2004 79 out of 100 79
GameStar (Germany) Feb, 2004 75 out of 100 75
IGN Apr 07, 2004 7.2 out of 10 72
GameSpy Apr 19, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Gargaj (63) added Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps (Windows) on Mar 08, 2004