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Turok: Dinosaur Hunter

MobyRank MobyScore
Nintendo 64
83
3.7
Windows
78
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Trivia

The Japanese title translates to Space-time Soldier Turok in English.

Contributed by gamewarrior (5067) on Apr 07, 2006. -- edit trivia



The German version of the game was censored. All human opponents were replaced by robots - some of them were exclusively modelled for this release, others were just taken from the last level of the game and used throughout all the other levels as well.

Contributed by keth (178) on Nov 21, 2002. -- edit trivia



Turok is based on a comic book series of the same name, and not the other way around as most people seem to think. The series is published by Acclaim Comics and written by the great Fabian Nicieza.

Contributed by Zovni (9367) on Sep 01, 2001. -- edit trivia



The soundtrack of Turok has only 5 original musics from the game. As for that, there are also 4 official remixes of the Turok music as a bonus. The soundtrack was released in 1997. Soundtrack can be bought at http://www.synsoniq.com

Tracklist:

  1. Technosaur Radio Edit
  2. Deep Jungle Mix
  3. Tyranosaur Club Edit
  4. Rokozor
  5. The Jungle
  6. Boss Encounter
  7. The Treetops
  8. Lava Land
  9. Campanier Boss Encounter


Songs from 1-4 are Official Turok Remixes, and songs from 5-9 are Original Turok Music. The whole soundtrack is a bit less than 40 mins.

Contributed by MAT (69771) on Aug 23, 2000. -- edit trivia



Port of the award winning N64 title, which was the first 1st person shooter on the now famous console.

Iguana, who were owned by Acclaim at the time, developed the original Turok. A year or so later, Acclaim merged Iguana and Probe, one of the other developers owned by Acclaim, into one single developers house, Acclaim Inc.

Contributed by Kartanym (10781) on Aug 18, 2000. -- edit trivia