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Empire of the Ants (Windows)

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Description

Remember SimAnt? Empire of the Ants has the same goal, but comes in 3D! More features are also included. The player has to raise a tribe and resist some of the most dangerous enemies an ant can have. Not only are the other insects dangerous, but the four seasons are also dangerous. The player also has to keep an eye on the headquarters and especially the Queen Ant - she is the only way to get new ants.

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Empire of the Ants Windows Available rooms
Empire of the Ants Windows Mission Briefing
Empire of the Ants Windows your ant-hill
Empire of the Ants Windows Workers bring some food

Alternate Titles

  • "Les Fourmis" -- French title
  • "Imperium Der Ameisen" -- German title

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GameSpy Aug 28, 2001 75 out of 100 75
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Nov, 2001 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
games xtreme Jul 15, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Game Chronicles Oct 15, 2001 6.8 out of 10 68
PC Gamer UK Aug, 2000 62 out of 100 62
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 62 out of 100 62
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Sep 12, 2001 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameSpot Jul 31, 2001 5.6 out of 10 56
PC Gamer Nov, 2001 56 out of 100 56
Entertainmentopia Nov 18, 2001 C- 42

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Inspiration

Empire of the Ants is based on the book of the same name by Bernard Werber. The original French title of Bernard Werber's book was simply Les Fourmis (The Ants). Empire of the Ants has been inserted for the English translation, probably because of the notable 1905 novel short story by H.G. Wells dealing with intelligent ants who are devouring the South American continent.

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DaHero (868) added Empire of the Ants (Windows) on Dec 08, 2000