Dinosaur

Moby ID: 44009
See Also

Description

Ash is a young mercenary who emerges victorious in every battle. But he doesn't know why luck is always with him; he also doesn't know why he is sometimes haunted by ghosts who call him "Death God Ash", and why mysterious butterflies appear in front of him and guide him to his next destination. The latest "butterfly assignment" was to go to the kingdom of Zamhan and to follow the mayor's order. Will Ash finally find out the true answers to his mysterious destiny?

Dinosaur combines characteristic features of both Western and Japanese RPGs. Typically for the latter genre, the player is unable to create a party of adventurers; characters with their own backgrounds join Ash as dictated by the plot. However, the fully 3D first-person navigation is reminiscent of Western RPGs such as the Wizardry series. The enemies appear randomly and are fought in turn-based combat. The party can rest at any time, restoring health and technique points. There is no auto-map feature; only the compass aids the player when navigating the maze-like dungeons of the game.

Spellings

  • ダイナソア - Japanese spelling

Screenshots

Promos

Analytics

MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Dinosaur Safari
Released 1994 on Windows 3.x, Macintosh
Dinosaur Predators
Released 1996 on DOS
Dinosaur King
Released 2008 on Nintendo DS
Disney's Dinosaur
Released 2000 on PlayStation
Disney's Dinosaur
Released 2000 on Game Boy Color
Dinosaur Days
Released 1988 on Apple II
Dinosaur Resurrection
Released 2002 on Windows
Disney's Dinosaur
Released 2000 on Windows, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2
Dinosaur Dig
Released 1984 on Commodore 64, Apple II

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 44009
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]

Contribute

Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Unicorn Lynx.

PC-88 added by Infernos.

Additional contributors: Kayburt.

Game added December 15, 2009. Last modified February 1, 2024.