REVIEW: TUROK AND TUROK 2: SEEDS OF EVIL (PS4)

DEVELOPERS: Iguana Entertainment (originals)/Nighdive Studios (remasters) PUBLISHERS: Acclaim Entertainment (originals)/Nightdive Studios (remasters) REVIEWED ON: PlayStation 4 (slim) from copies purchased by the author. When players think of the Nintendo 64’s library, they tend to think of big, first party Nintendo titles like Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of time or four-player party…

UNCOVERING TUROK: RESURRECTION

Nightdive Studios have been a boon to fans of the classic Turok series of first-person shooters from Acclaim. Their stellar remasters of the first and second games in the franchise, Turok: Dinosaur Hunter and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil, have given players who long for the good old days a way to experience those games on modern machines, with the…

REPORT: IS TUROK FINALLY COMING TO PS4?

Turok: Dinosaur Hunter, the, pun intended, acclaimed first-person shooter from the N64 era was brought back from extinction thanks to the efforts of Nightdive Studios. The remaster of the 1997 classic  first showed up on PC, followed by ports to the Xbox One in 2018 and the Nintendo Switch last year where it was greeted with…

TUROK: ESCAPE FROM LOST VALLEY COMING JULY 25TH TO STEAM

There hasn’t been a new Turok video game since Disney attempted an overhaul of the franchise with Turok (2008). The series has been kept alive through wonderful remasters from Nightdive Studios, but now a new Turok is coming, and it’s not exactly what you expect. Turok: Escape from Lost Valley is an isometric, action game from developer Pillow…

REVIEW: TUROK (NINTENDO SWITCH)

To read a full review of the Nintendo 64 original, click HERE. GoldenEye 007 gets all the credit for bringing console first-person shooters to the mainstream, but months before its release, Acclaim’s Turok: Dinosaur Hunter paved the way for the renaissance of the genre. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter was an early hit in the Nintendo 64’s life cycle, blending fast…

E3 2019: TUROK 1 & 2 TO GET PHYSICAL SWITCH RELEASE FROM LIMITED RUN GAMES

One of the games that comes to mind when people think of vintage 3-D games on a Nintendo platform is Turok: Dinosaur Hunter. Before even Goldeneye 007, Acclaim’s game based on the comic book property showed that first-person shooters could indeed be done right on a console. It made a name for itself through several sequels on the Nintendo…