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In Prehistorik Man, the player takes control of a neanderthal who is on a quest to travel through various levels, collecting food items to get his village ready for the fast approaching fall feast. Along the way, the player will encounter an assortment of enemies ranging from spiders, giant rats and even the mighty T-Rex.

There are five levels in all and the player can upgrade their weapons to axes and mallets throughout the game as well as acquire a hang glider, giving the player the advantage of flight and covering long distances. The main goal of the game is to vanquish enemies, collect food items, and face a boss at the end of each level.


Prehistorik Man SNES I lost all my lives. Continue?
Prehistorik Man Game Boy Advance Drat, I went to far down.
Prehistorik Man SNES Wheee!
Prehistorik Man SNES Nice chick

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Prehistorik Man Screenshot
Prehistorik Man Screenshot
Prehistorik Man Screenshot
Prehistorik Man Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "P-Man" -- Japanese title

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All Game Guide SNES 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90 SNES Dec 03, 2010 17 out of 20 85
Consoles Plus Game Boy Advance Dec, 2001 84 out of 100 84
Video Games SNES Jul, 1995 80 out of 100 80
Total! (Germany) SNES May, 1996 2.25 out of 6 75
Advance Game Boy Advance 2001 72 out of 100 72
IGN Game Boy Advance Feb 13, 2002 6 out of 10 60
GamePro (US) SNES May, 1995 3 out of 5 60
RetroManiac Nintendo DSi Aug, 2010 2 out of 5 40
IGN Nintendo DSi Feb 16, 2010 3 out of 10 30


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  • Electronic Gaming Monthly
    • May 1995 (Issue 70) - Game of the Month

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