It's basically a mediocre Legend of Zelda ripoff mixed with collectathon elements. The graphics, music, and annoying voice clips were unimpressive. Still, it's not the worst movie-based game ever, especially since the film wasn't good either.
Whether you are defending the colony from a hornet invasion by manning goo cannons, racing an obstacle course with a team of ants, or foraging for food, the game keeps things fresh. Too bad none of it is exciting. [Feb. 2007, p.102]
Ant Bully is your typical video game tie in with a little extra sprinkled on top. Unfortunately, more often than not these bits of extra seem like rushed afterthoughs rather than core gameplay elements.