Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat

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Licenced Strategy RPG based on the Games Workshop Warhammer tabletop game. Realtime 3D battlefield with different units and dozens of plot linked scenarios to battle through.


Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows Deploying our units
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows 3.x Failure!
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows 3.x Text intro
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows 3.x Game without textures - for low-spec PC

Alternate Titles

  • "Warhammer: La Sombra de la rata cornuda" -- Spanish title
  • "Warhammer - Im Schatten der gehörnten Ratte" -- German title
  • "Warhammer: Dans L'Ombre du Rat Cornu" -- French title

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User Reviews

Seriously underrated. Windows Zorgob (24)

Critic Reviews

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Mar, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Joystick (French) Windows Feb, 1996 79 out of 100 79
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jan, 1996 77 out of 100 77
PC Player (Germany) Windows Feb, 1996 76 out of 100 76
PC Player (Denmark) Windows 1996 74 out of 100 74
GamePro (US) PlayStation Feb, 1997 3.5 out of 5 70
PC Joker Windows Jan, 1996 69 out of 100 69
GameSpot Windows May 01, 1996 6.8 out of 10 68
High Score Windows May, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Computer Games Magazine Windows 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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An area on the plains containing trolls was made so difficult that not even the testers made it through. This is because there was no level after it. Some people did make it, however, and the game would crash.

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