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Jurassic Park: The Game Roars Onto PSN In April

Don't count this one out. Telltale Games might have quite the surprise in store...

Jurassic Park: The Game, developed through an agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing, is scheduled to release in April with a price tag of $34.99 (those who pre-order the PC or Mac versions can save $5). This will be an episodic adventure delivered in five parts and the story acts like a sequel to the original film. What happened after Dennis Nedry stole a Barbasol can full of dinosaur embryos? Well, here's part of the answer-

"That same night, a desperate smuggler infiltrates Isla Nublar, hunting the canister and its precious cargo. She collides – literally – with park staff trying to evacuate. They are trapped together as the park collapses, left behind with the newly-freed dinosaurs. When InGen launches a perilous rescue operation, mercenaries, saboteurs, and survivors are thrown together in the struggle to escape the island. They confront T. Rex, Velociraptors and other dinosaurs in spectacular showdowns. As human agendas clash, secrets of the park are exposed, and a new threat emerges: an eerie, nocturnal predator stalking the group, hunting them relentlessly across the island."

You can find a new cinematic trailer and more information at the game's official site. Or, you know, you can just watch the vid here:

Related Game(s): Jurassic Park: The Game

Tags: jurassic park, jurassic park the game, telltale games

2/18/2011 10:11:56 AM Ben Dutka

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Comments (18 posts)

AshT
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 10:35:11 AM
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telltale has done something special with back to the future, i hope they can do the same with this one as well.

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bigrailer19
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 10:35:50 AM
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This looks great from the trailer! Really excited about this as a fan of jurrasic park!

I also need to purchase back to the future as well! That looks like a good game as well!

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Godslim
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 11:00:33 AM
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love jurrasic park! dunno about the game tho :S

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GuernicaReborn
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 11:30:35 AM
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I still haven't played the BttF demo, but I did download it. If I like it, I'll buy it.

As for Jurassic Park, I'll buy it regardless. It's one of my favorite movies of all time. I was 7 years old when it came out, and I've been hooked ever since.

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Excelsior1
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 12:03:42 PM
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that's great news about the gear ratios. gt5 was a d1p for me, but i was somewhat dissapointted in it. it was the first gt game that i've owned that i wasn't blown away with in terms of graphics.

i'm not bashing the game, but i thought the presentation was somewhat uneven.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 12:56:51 PM

I love the gear ratios on the T-rex ;)

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mike rlz
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 12:30:44 PM
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i remember the genesis game, when you could play as a raptor :)

Last edited by mike rlz on 2/18/2011 12:32:10 PM

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kraygen
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 12:53:58 PM
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I love the first Jurassic Park movie and this has piqued my interest, but I'd prefer a really well done full title. The trailer was good, but still it's just not the same as a full game.

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bigrailer19
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 1:15:40 PM

Telltale games knows how tocreate fantastic games. They are on a roll right now. I don't know your definition of a "full" title but this one looks pretty good. Maybe the only thing stopping it from having the $60 price tag is that it's downloadable. Idk but I wouldn't count it out!

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kraygen
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 1:36:42 PM

Not necessarily counting it out, but want to know the length of gameplay. I don't pay $60 for games with only 10 hours of gameplay, so I won't be paying $35 if this one is only a few hours either.

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bigrailer19
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 2:42:32 PM

True. I don't blame you. I hope it's not a 5 hour game. I'm ok with it being 8-10 hours and paying $35 sometimes even $60 if the game is great. But I'm not concerned with the price as much as I am wanting it to be longer than 5 hours so we actually get an epic, lengthy game. I'm only using 5 hours as an example as well cus I have no idea how long it will be. But I would be disappointed if the game is awesome but only offers a few hours of play.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 12:58:27 PM
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Hey this looks pretty good for a budget title. Color me interested.

"What are you a secret agent? Dodgeson! We've got Dodgeson here! See? Nobody cares."

Could this foreshadow a new movie? Maybe something rated R?

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kraygen
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 1:37:22 PM

I would love that, because Jurassic Park was awesome, 2 was bad, and don't even get me started on 3.

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Douchebaguette
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 5:30:50 PM
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I remember Warpath. Warpath was an enjoyable game.

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YashaZz
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 11:28:46 PM

Warpath was great!

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YashaZz
Friday, February 18, 2011 @ 11:29:12 PM
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I can't wait for this! I'm a big JP and dinosaur fan!!!

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___________
Saturday, February 19, 2011 @ 1:11:55 AM
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35 USD for a PSN game?
thats like 70 AUD in sonys currency converter!
why so high?
i dunno, dinosaur games dont exactly have a good track record......... cough turok.
pass!

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MadPowerBomber
Saturday, February 19, 2011 @ 3:08:42 AM
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I still have a fondness for the first JP movie despite its horrible inaccuracies and the liberties taken by the filmmakers regarding a lot of the dinosaurs. With a lot of the more recent discoveries -- particularly surrounding the "raptor" type dinosaurs like velociraptor, deinonychus, and utahraptor -- I have a hard time going back and watching this pictures.

The game's trailer is kind of the same. The velociraptors are still too big and need feathers, etc., etc. It's also a little too brightly lit for me and the animations are too... videogamey? Unnatural movements by both humans and dinosaurs alike.

All that being said, I'm still willing to give it a shot. I loved Michael Crichton's two novels, and, like I said, I'm still fond of the first movie at least. The second one made me laugh, and the third one just made me want to punch someone in the face.

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