Prehistoric Hunt is the multiplayer dinosaur hunting game you have been waiting for. Join your friends on memorable hunting trips or go solo. And remember to be careful as the hunted creatures can hunt you too!

NOTE FROM DEVELOPER

This game is in active development. We release updates to the game frequently. You can give feedback and affect what features will be in the game.


WORLD

Prehistoric Hunt is played on a large island. The island is inhabited by different kinds of dinosaur species. The terrain of the island varies from high mountains to dense forests and open plains.

HUNTING

Hunt dinosaurs with your friends or do it on your own. Choose to complete varying hunting assignments to gain rewards for new equipment or freely hunt whatever you like. Find tracks on the ground or listen for dinosaur calls to catch the prey you want.


DINOSAURS

Many very different dinosaur species live on the island. Some are calmer herbivores and others more aggressive carnivores. Some species also like to live in herds making finding more of them easier. Carnivores may end up eating some of the herbivores. All of the dinosaurs can be a danger to the hunter. Beware of their keen senses!


WEAPONS

Players can utilize multiple different weapons in their hunting adventure. Hunting can be done with traditional firearms but there is also an option to use tranquilizers. Some weapons have more firepower, some are quicker to handle. Players start of their hunting with a basic hunting rifle and pistol. When players complete more hunting assignments they get access to more powerful weapons. Players will also have to take into account the shooting distance to target as the bullets start to drop on longer distances. The bullets also don't last forever.

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Greetings dinosaur hunters!

Development is ongoing for tents where players can skip the night. New points of interest are being added to the map giving players more locations to find. All images are work in progress images and are subject to change.

Tents

Tents will give the players ability to sleep through the night. Usage of tent will only be possible during nighttime. Players will wake up in the morning.

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A tent is being added to each special location. In addition there will be new locations on the map with just tents.

New locations

In addition to current special locations we are working on smaller locations. There will be three types of locations with different capabilities:

  • Pick up point
  • Stash
  • Resting spot

Pick up points

Pick up points will have fast travel capability with the familiar fast travel machine. You’re able to fast travel from there to any special location. You’re not able to fast travel to these new pick up points.

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Stashes

Stashes will include the global storage box. Here you can access your global storage items and interact with it the same way as with the box in current special locations.

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Resting spots

Resting spots will contain the new tent. You can spend the night there and continue your hunting journey in the morning.

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Flares

Flares are in development! The idea is they could be used to scare some of the dinosaurs and lure some of the bigger predators. They would be one use items available from the shop.

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Other improvements

  • Game engine has been updated
  • Bleeding amount increased from vital organ hits
  • Added sounds to UI buttons and elements that were missing sounds

Bug fixes

  • Fixed an issue where Spinosaurus could clip inside terrain

These improvements you can expect to see in the next update :)

Thank you for reading and we look forward to hearing your thoughts.


The Modular Trophy Lodge Update has been released!

The Modular Trophy Lodge Update has been released!

News

The modular trophy lodges are here! Add new rooms, trophy head wall mounts and various decoration items freely with this new modular system.

Development Blog #21 - Trophy lodge customization

Development Blog #21 - Trophy lodge customization

News

We are currently working on improvements to trophy lodges! New rooms and customization options are being developed.

Spinosaurus Update is here!

Spinosaurus Update is here!

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Spinosaurus has landed! Interchangeable rifle scopes and many other improvements are part of this update!

Development Blog #20 - Spinosaurus and drinking dinosaurs!

Development Blog #20 - Spinosaurus and drinking dinosaurs!

News

Our first semiaquatic dinosaur Spinosaurus is being built! And the dinosaurs can soon drink!

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This can be used to start your own mod. Contains dinosaur and player parameters that can be changed to your liking. Check our modding documentation for...

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GameRealmMadness
GameRealmMadness

Really cool concept! It reminds me of the old Carnivores games I used to play on my old Pentium computer :D

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The_Preacher
The_Preacher

Interesting concept ... I would bet this game takes inspiration directly from Carnivores, which was released long long ago in late 90s.

My advice - keep the hardcore part of the game truly hardcore, and some parameters as possible to customize from within the game.

I would assume the AI of dinos would be the biggest thing to make in this type of game. Singleplayer would be interesting ( eventually ) , with maybe potential scenarios aside just hunting ( stranded alone, with little or no ammo, go to evac point )

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Fegloy Creator
Fegloy

Hello. I actually hadn't tried Carnivores games until very recently, but they indeed are very similar to the ideas we have about this game.

We want to keep the game challenging and not dumbed down. Customizing and modding is something that we want to bring into the game.

The AI of dinos is very important and I focus heavily on it, as it is the main meat of the game.

I like the idea of scenarios and it's something that I have thought myself too that it could bring variety to gameplay. The game can already be played solo too.

Thank you for your feedback.

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The_Preacher
The_Preacher

Its great to hear youre making modding possible - one can easily compare non-moddable games to heavily moddable ones and see the massive difference and impact of the mods.

With good core mechanics in game, the mods eventually can make the game grew on its own.

I assume there will be no crafting, base building or similar. Or maybe even no survival mechanics ( or maybe later ). But the game will more focus on immersive tension - which definitely requires a very good AI of dinos, very good sound effects and ambience.

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Fegloy Creator
Fegloy

Yeah, we want to focus on the immersion, hunting, ambiance and dinosaurs. We wont do base building and crafting will be very minimal if any.

Developers always have their own vision of the game, but by allowing modding can players create their own take on the game and thus create new experiences for players to play. I like the possibilities and experiences that modding can bring to the game, so this is something we will implement to the game.

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