Tommy's Ant Farm (DOS)

Tommy's Ant Farm DOS The game's start screen.
Most, if not all, of Tommy's games start like this


Developed by
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


Tommy's Ant Farm is a single person, shareware game which like all Tommy's games uses character graphics.

The player takes the role of a black ant and the object is to sneak into the nest of the white ants and steal their eggs. Naturally these are guarded by both the white queen ant and her soldiers, contact with either is to be avoided. Points are scored for every 'clock tick' spent inside the nest and are deducted for every tick outside the nest. Bonus points are scored for every egg stolen.

The game is entirely keyboard controlled. It has basic sound effects and command line switches to start the game with sound turned off and to force either a colour or monochrome display.


Tommy's Ant Farm DOS This is the high score table
Tommy's Ant Farm DOS The game is shareware so on exit the player is prompted to pay up
Tommy's Ant Farm DOS The star of a game. The player's character is at the top over on the right. The eggs are the green things at the bottom of the nest
Tommy's Ant Farm DOS The game has a command line option to play in monochrome.
This is the only game where the player really is a black-ish ant

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

There are no critic reviews for this game.


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

piltdown_man (138874) added Tommy's Ant Farm (DOS) on Jan 19, 2015