Dinosaurs on a Spaceship is a retro-styled futuristic top-down survival horror game. Which following the title will have the player facing mecha-dinosaurs invading the "Cradle", a spaceship constructed to carry the remains of the human species in cryogenic sleep to a new world leaving a heavily polluted earth. The twist is: the dinosaurs did the same when facing their extinction. They left the doomed planet to the lowly mammals and other lesser beasts, vowing to return when the Earth was once again suitable for life. You play as the captain of the Cradle, woken by the malfunctioning ship AI. Your task is to fully restore the ship AI and exterminate the vindictive, and now homeless mecha-dinosaurs. The game emphasizes exploration, puzzle solving, stealth, and action presented in a dark, and terrifying world. This is possible via our dynamic illumination system and a procedurally generated, fully analog soundtrack.

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RT @dannycalleri: Amazing letter from John Romero to Jordan Mechner, you should give it a read! T.co

May 15 2013, 10:55am

@RisingPixel @JigxorAndy and after people... there will be Dinosaurs, maybe...

May 9 2013, 5:34am

@MattDementous We really appreciate your support! Dino-love to you! GRAWR!

May 8 2013, 2:57am

Hi there! A preview of Dinosaurs on a Spaceship soundtrack!!! T.co

May 3 2013, 4:44am

We reached a hundred likes on facebook. Thank you very much! Supa-dupa-Dino-love to all! #dinosaurs #love #gamedev T.co

Apr 29 2013, 1:58pm

These aren't the dinosaurs you're looking for! T.co

Apr 29 2013, 10:35am

We wanna be ambassadors of many indies at E3, vote us and we'll speak for every indie that helped us! T.co #indiescrashE3

Apr 29 2013, 7:51am

@indieviddy what you're doing sounds really cool, hope to work together anytime soon

Apr 29 2013, 6:14am

@CPriestman do you think the world needs more Dinosaurs at E3? help us to get there!!! T.co #dinosaurs

Apr 29 2013, 3:14am

We have an IndieDB page! T.co #dinosaurs #indieDB #gamedev #spaceship #indie

Apr 29 2013, 3:07am

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tyeswo
tyeswo Jul 28 2013, 8:18pm says:

Looks great. Doctor who fans? What would be very strange is if you actually had not seen that episode of Doctor Who. Either way though it looks great. Will def. pick it up on my vita.

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Yuki.Kix
Yuki.Kix May 17 2013, 12:59am says:

looking good! would be nice to be able to see more :)

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claudiom Creator
claudiom May 17 2013, 6:31am replied:

We will have an update with in-game footage and more really soon.
Thank for your support!!!

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RequiemLux
RequiemLux May 16 2013, 12:10pm says:

very interesting project ;)

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claudiom Creator
claudiom May 17 2013, 12:25am replied:

Thanks! we're working hard on a devlog update so please come back!

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INtense! Staff
INtense! May 15 2013, 11:11pm says:

Love how absurd the premise of this game is, almost makes it believable!

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claudiom Creator
claudiom May 17 2013, 12:26am replied:

Thanks! Be sure to check our updates, cos it will get more and more absurd :P

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MattCohen
MattCohen May 6 2013, 8:25pm says:

I will buy this on PC and Vita. Dinosaurs <3

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claudiom Creator
claudiom May 17 2013, 12:24am replied:

Thank you for your support, it means a lot to us!

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WyldStyle
WyldStyle May 4 2013, 4:02am says:

Another dinosaur game? AWESOME!

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claudiom Creator
claudiom May 4 2013, 6:55am replied:

This will be THE dinosaur game.
Be sure to check our updates, we'll be posting them soon!

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Dinosaurs on a Spaceship
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Alcapa Games
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Released Dec 11, 2013
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