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Ant Nation
6.9 out of 10

Ant Nation

The beloved childhood pastime of lazy Sundays spent with a magni Read more

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Overall 8
8.2
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 7
7.4
Sound 9
8.5
Replay value 9
8.9

Ant Nation

Family Friendly Gaming
2 February 2013
  • Excerpt: Ant Nation is sort of an ant simulator, and sort of a real time strategy video game. Systems like the Nintendo DS really blur the lines between genres, and there have been a lot of unique games. Ant Nation has the player controlling a colony of ants who are out to stop alien robot ants.
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Overall 7
7.0

Ant Nation

Game Vortex
1 August 2010
  • Excerpt: Considering this is Real-Time Strategy (RTS) for the younger set, Ant Nation provides all the proper window dressing to appeal to kids. The ant characters conform to what we all imagine as "cute," thanks to films like Antz , but even kids' movies depict more struggle and strife than Ant Nation .
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Overall 2
2.0

Ant Nation

GamesRadar
9 November 2009
  • Pros: Ant strategy, Won't shred the nerves, A good sleep aid
  • Cons: Catastrophically boring to play, Horrible to look at, Slooooooooooow
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Kidzworld
25 September 2009
  • Excerpt: Ant Nation is a simple but rewarding and enjoyable real-time strategy (RTS) game for the best console out there to play this style of game, the DS. This game plays to the DS’ strengths, with an intuitive control scheme...
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Ant Nation

AV Club
24 August 2009
  • Excerpt: People have good reasons to hate ants: In spite of their incredible strength, they’re amazingly stupid and incapable of multitasking. Ant Nation posits that they’d therefore make excellent workers and soldiers for a real-time strategy game.
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Expert Review

DS-x2
2 June 2015
  • Conclusion: The beloved childhood pastime of lazy Sundays spent with a magnifying glass and an ant farm finally arrives on the Nintendo DS in this challenging and addictive strategy simulation that trains your ant minions - as well as your brain - through the use of the DS stylus.
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