Pyramid Games have released a free prologue demo for Dinosaur Fossil Hunter.
The game allows players to live out their paleontologist fantasies by launching expeditions to find fossils at dig sites. You will then get a chance to clean the fossils, reassemble them, and build elaborate displays for museums. You can find the prologue here.
You can find a rundown of the game (via Steam) below:
ABOUT THIS GAME
Dinosaur Fossil Hunter is a story telling simulator where you play as paleontologist, exploring different lands and searching for dinosaur fossil. Search, dig, study uncovered fossils and prepare the skeletons to learn about extinct species and build your own museum!
– offroad vehicles
– deformable terrain
– various exploration & excavation tools
– detailed dinosaur skeleton models
– advanced shaders and materials
– fossil preparation tools
– locations inspired by US landscapes
– interesting storyline
– dinosaur showcase & museum design
– many dinosaur species
– and more!
TRAVEL THE UNKNOWN
Hit the road to search for fossils of extinct species, that once ruled the Earth. Explore different US States, force your way through mud, water, and various environmental hazards, explore vast terrain, destroy rocks or bodies of water to reach your prize. Use many tools, such as chainsaw, shovel or pickaxe to achieve your goal.
EXPLORE EXCAVATION AREA
Collecting fossils is not that easy. Especially if you have to dig it by yourself. Use your georadar to search for clues and discover the remains of many extinct species, adding up to the insight about the Earth’s distant past. If you think that all you have to do is to find right area, then you are wrong! It’s just a beginning. Use your tools to get rid of obstacles, dig bones with shovel and pickaxe. But… watch out! They are very fragile.
PREPARE DELICATE FOSSILS
Precious fossil is very delicate – you need to carefully clean the bones, making sure that nothing will get damaged before you can finally assemble a complete prehistoric skeleton. Manage your know-how, using the portable in-game tablet and become the world-renown paleontologist.
DESIGN YOUR OWN MUSEUM
After completing dinosaur skeletons, it’s time to customize your museum. Arrange the interior, grow plants and decorate the building with various displays. Design your diorama showing prehistoric scenes. Choose all elements of the set, from small plant to rocks and even ground type. Arrange dinosaurs to create thrilling and dynamic scenes that will make them nearly come back to life in the imagination of your visitors. Put some finishing touches and now you’re a truly brilliant custodian of your private museum!
Dinosaur Fossil Hunter launches 2020 for Windows PC via Steam.