Excerpt: A long overdue addition to a good series. For those of you who aren't familiar with the series, Turok first captured our attention on the Nintendo 64. Its lush, but pixilated, environments left players open to many possible surprise attacks from Velociraptors and other aggressive dinosaurs.
Summary: Developed by Acclaim's world-renowned Austin Studio, Turok: Evolution is a prequel to the blockbuster franchise that has generated more than 6 million units and $250 million in sales worldwide.
Excerpt: Turok: Evolution is a drastic departure from the direction the series was headed. No more sci-fi, no more aliens, and no more of Joseph, his children, or the original Turok. Instead, Evolution is more like a regression to the series' original aesthetic and a progression into new gameplay mechanics,...
Conclusion: The action is broken into two parts: regular first-person shooter and 3 rd person pterodactyl flying. Both modes complement each other well and do a great job making you feel part of a larger operation (even though you’re by yourself most of the time).
Excerpt: Turok Evolution is a prequel of sorts to all the other Turok titles. It tells the story of Tal' Set and how he came to and saved the lost land. All very epic and mythological, you might think, but it's quite hard to actually figure out what is going on at some points.