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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 Plane scouting the area
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows New company
Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps Windows Sniper taking out a soldier
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

ActionTrip Apr 13, 2004 83 out of 100 83
PC Action Feb 03, 2004 83 out of 100 83
UOL Jogos Aug 19, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Apr, 2004 80 out of 100 80
DreamStation.cc May 27, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Fragland.net Apr 16, 2004 79 out of 100 79
GameStar (Germany) Feb, 2004 75 out of 100 75
PC Zone Benelux Apr, 2004 73 out of 100 73
GameCell UK 2004 7 out of 10 70
Boomtown May 06, 2004 7 out of 10 70

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