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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 Inspecting our troops
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows The fight is on
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows Getting information about the orks
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat Windows Deploying our units

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
PC Games (Germany) Feb, 1996 79 out of 100 79
Joystick (French) Feb, 1996 79 out of 100 79
Gameplay (Benelux) Jan, 1996 77 out of 100 77
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 1996 76 out of 100 76
PC Player (Denmark) 1996 74 out of 100 74
PC Joker Jan, 1996 69 out of 100 69
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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