Take a Trip Through Time – Dinocide Launches Today on Steam!
Travel back in time to a land full of dinosaurs and NES nostalgia in Dinocide! Now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux; Dinocide challenges players to navigate the harsh landscape of multiple biomes in hopes of rescuing your partner from an evil dino-god.
In Dinocide, adventuring alone won’t cut it, but luckily, you have a variety of tame dinosaur friends that are willing to help. Take advantage of each reptilian friends’ diverse dinosaur traits to accomplish different tasks in this Adventure Island inspired retro platformer!
Set through a non-linear single player campaign; Dinocide’s lets players chart their own path through large and diverse prehistoric landscapes in your own way. Face enemies from this time and other dimensions as you tackle all unknown possibilities on your perilous mission.
Complemented by a time and hunger-health mechanic, enemies won’t be the only obstacles posing a threat to your extinction. Choose to take your time, and eat heartily through a level, or blast your way through the stages to avoid starvation. As you progress, you’ll meet new dinosaurs and find new weapons to equip yourself with for each stage. Choose your weapon and a dinosaur buddy to start each level in a different way.
Visit the Dinocide page on Steam for more info: http://store.steampowered.com/app/423900/
About This Game
Dinocide is a classic NES inspired old-school single-player platformer in a prehistoric fantasy world. Dinocide tries to capture the drive and fun of that era and recreate it in a modern way!
The protagonist has to save his love interest who was kidnapped by an evil and mysterious Dinosaur God. You are accompanied by your own tame Dinosaurs, who act as a mounts, brother in arms and a true friends. With their help, you can jump higher, run faster, swim, fly and do a lot more things that an ordinary primitive man would never be able to do by himself. To reach your goal, you will travel together through the lands inhabited by ancient creatures and unknown dangers.
◾Dinosaur mounts make you faster, stronger and offer a variety of tactical abilities.
◾Non-linear progression by different routes leads to varied ways to complete your journey.
◾A multitude of different biomes to visit – deserts, jungles, forests, lava caves, oceans, ice plains and more!
◾Weird creatures you’ve never seen before!
◾Unique time/life mechanic. One bar shared for both: food meter and life of your character.
◾Full controller & Steam Big Picture support.
◾Classic action. Don’t think. Don’t feel. Just go. React. Kill. Jump. Eat. Ride. Like in the good old times! You are not here to watch a movie!
◾The unmatched fun and drive of an 8-bit era game!