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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 My scout's line of sight makes it easier to see further
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Plane scouting the area
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Title Screen
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Attack on village

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

ActionTrip Apr 13, 2004 83 out of 100 83
Withingames Mar 10, 2004 4 out of 5 80
allaboutgames.co.uk Sep 16, 2004 8 out of 10 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Apr, 2004 80 out of 100 80
UOL Jogos Aug 19, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameStar (Germany) Apr, 2004 76 out of 100 76
IGN Apr 07, 2004 7.2 out of 10 72
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 09, 2004 14 out of 20 70
Game Informer Magazine Jun, 2004 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Apr 01, 2004 6.6 out of 10 66

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