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Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat (Windows)

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Description

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.

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Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows We meet the hidden attackers
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows On our way to the next battle an ambush is reported
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows Inspecting our troops
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows Getting information about the orks

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. Zorgob (24) 4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars

The Press Says

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Joystick (French) Feb, 1996 79 out of 100 79
PC Games (Germany) Feb, 1996 79 out of 100 79
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Jan, 1996 77 out of 100 77
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 1996 76 out of 100 76
Power Play Feb, 1996 75 out of 100 75
PC Player (Denmark) 1996 74 out of 100 74
GameSpot May 01, 1996 6.8 out of 10 68
High Score May, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Computer Games Magazine 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

A follow up (Warhammer - Dark Omen) was published a few years later. Developed by Mindscape but published by Electronic Arts after the development team were effectively sold/transferred to E.A.

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Hatter (23) added Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat (Windows) on Mar 16, 2000
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