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Game review
Anthill
Bugging out
by Paul Devlin 23/4/2013
Product: Anthill
Developer: Image & Form
Publisher: Thumbstar
Format: Android
Genre: Line- drawing, Strategy, Tower defence
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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If you take a magnifying glass out into the garden, find a good patch of grass, and lean in for a closer look, the chances are you'll find a few insects crawling around and trying not to get eaten.

Take a close look at Anthill, though, and you'll discover bug-on-bug violence that leaves a small patch of earth looking like a particularly grim day during the Battle of the Somme.

As you draw countless snaking lines to send tiny ants to war or to collect the spoils of victory for supper in this Android port of the Bronze Award-winning iOS game, you soon feel like a megalomaniacal David Attenborough. ...
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Summary
It's taken a long time to crawl onto Android, but Anthill's smart mix of insectoid action defence and line-drawing is still worth battling through - even if you'll probably need to fork out for an IAP to see it all
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 6
Innovation: 7
Overall: 6
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