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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 Take the convoy safely to the other side
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Select units
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Plane scouting the area
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Bodies in the sand

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

Game Captain Feb 14, 2004 85 out of 100 85
ActionTrip Apr 13, 2004 83 out of 100 83
Gameswelt Feb 19, 2004 82 out of 100 82
DreamStation.cc May 27, 2004 8 out of 10 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Apr, 2004 80 out of 100 80
IGN Apr 07, 2004 7.2 out of 10 72
Armchair Empire, The Jun 09, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Joystick (French) Feb, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine Jun, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 09, 2004 14 out of 20 70

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