Limited Run developer behind Turok 1 and 2 have finally announced a release date of both games scheduled to release for Nintendo Switch console. Both of the games were showcased back at E3 but a release date was never slated. The release date is now announced officially at the company’s official twitter account.
Turok 1 and 2 will release for Nintendo Switch on August 30, 2019. Both of the games will get standard price at retail of $34.99. The pre-orders for the game will become available starting August 16.
Turok is back and no dinosaur is safe! 🦖
You've been asking for a release date ever since we announced these titles at E3. Today, we're happy to announce that Turok and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil get physical Limited Runs for the Nintendo Switch on Friday, August 16. pic.twitter.com/zgX5fyNwFA
— Limited Run Games (@LimitedRunGames) August 1, 2019
Turok: Dinosaur Hunter was released first back in 1997 and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil in 1998. The first game in franchise is essentially a single player first person shooter genre game. The second game had a multiplayer mode where players can compete each other in various game modes. Turok 1 is the first title to release on Nintendo 64 also.
Turok 2 received more popularity than the first game and sold a total of 1.4 million copies by January 1999. This is due to the fact that the game had a single player mode along with a multiplayer mode. MP mode in games give a replayability and essentially it increases the life span of a game.
Both of Turok games released first on Nintendo 64 console and later they were ported to Microsoft Windows. The PC version of Turok 1 and 2 had bit higher graphics that Nintendo 64 version of games.
Turok games are mix of first person shooter Doom game along with exploration style of Tomb Raider.
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