Experience a brand new adventure set during the events of the first Jurassic Park movie and see new areas and dinosaurs in this landmark adventure 65 million years in the making!
User reviews: Mostly Positive (327 reviews)
Release Date: Nov 15, 2011

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Includes 19 items: Back to the Future: The Game, Bone: Out From Boneville, Bone: The Great Cow Race, Hector: Badge of Carnage - Full Series, Jurassic Park: The Game, Law & Order: Legacies, Poker Night 2, Poker Night at the Inventory, Puzzle Agent, Puzzle Agent 2, Sam & Max: Season One, Sam & Max: Season Two, Sam & Max: The Devil’s Playhouse , Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Season 1, Tales of Monkey Island Complete Pack, Telltale Texas Hold ‘Em, The Walking Dead, The Walking Dead: Season 2, The Wolf Among Us

 

About This Game

Security systems have failed and the creatures of the park roam free. Now, a rogue corporation will stop at nothing to acquire the dinosaur embryos stolen and lost by Dennis Nedry. Experience a brand new adventure set during the events of the first Jurassic Park movie and see new areas and dinosaurs in this landmark adventure 65 million years in the making!

Key Features:

  • A cinematic adventure in four parts featuring fast-paced action, exploration and puzzle-solving
  • Return to familiar locations from the movie and explore new areas including the menacing waters of the marine facility
  • Take on the mighty T-Rex, the cunning Raptors and escape the jaws of new prehistoric threats
  • Discover the fate of the Barbasol can containing priceless dinosaur embryos
  • Faithful to Spielberg’s vision of Jurassic Park – an authentic extension of the world you love

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    • OS: XP Service Pack 3 / Vista / Windows 7
    • Processor: 1.8 GHz Pentium 4 or equivalent
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 2 GB Space Free
    • Video Card: ATI or NVidia card w/ 256 MB RAM
    • DirectX®: Direct X 9.0c
    • Sound: Direct X 8.1 sound device
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.6
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Pentium or equivalent
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 2 GB Space Free
    • Video Card: ATI or NVidia card w/ 256 MB RAM
    • Additional: Not recommended for MAC Minis or early-generation MacBooks
Helpful customer reviews
2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
6.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 3
This is weird case where I sort of liked it but can't really recommend it. It's incredibly linear, the gameplay is mostly limited to Quick-Time Events, and the story isn't especially great. That said, I thought the characterisation was quite strong for the most part, and while it's not exactly graphically impressive the visual design compensates for it well enough. I got it on sale for $7.50, and I don't really regret buying it or playing it, but chances are you'll find it a disappointment compared to other games by this developer.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
9.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 1
A Review Mostly for me so I know I’ve completed the story, as well as feedback on the game.

My Thoughts:-Not a bad game, graphics are alright and a nice story kind of following the aftermath of move.

Achievements:- 44 of 51 (86%) Achievements Earned

Graphics:- there alright not the best as it is a tell-tale story kind of game.

Replayability:- not much as most achievements you can get after one playthrough

What Could Be Added: N/A

Rating:- 7 / 10
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
4.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 8
As a fan of Jurassic Park, I was quite intrigued by this game. I'm not a huge fan of how it's designed...clicking on arrow keys to see if you escape from a dinosaur or not isn't all that exciting, for instance. However, I do like the storyline and being able to experience Jurassic Park from a different PoV is rather neat. So overall, I do like it; just wish they would've done the gameplay a bit differently.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
6.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 9
First of all I must say I didn't want to buy this game. It came with the "Telltale Package" I bought and I gave it a try. I was expecting a "Walking Dead" with dinosaurs but that's not exactly true. The gameplay is pretty similar on the few-puzzles end but with less decision making and more quick time events plus not everything you do has a timer.
QTEs are a big part of the game so I you don't like them you are going to have a bad time. More so because they are harder than any game I played so far (generally speaking) but I guess they were made this way to add a layer of difficulty and replayability considering every episode has a score system. Perfectionists are going to want to have a gold score on every episode and I don't think it's that bad to die every now and then. But I really wonder if there are people who ace all QTEs on the first try. Camera and character controls are another matter. They are lazy to say the best and exploration is non-existent. There are at best 4 angles in an area and once there you use the keyboard to use the camera. The KEYBOARD!!!
Story is connected to the first movie which is kinda cool and has many well thought references which is cooler and progression is similar to every mainstream story out there. It also has its share of plot twists. The ones near the end are totally stupid and bad guys are even more stupid but I didn't expect much anyway so yeah...
Graphics are exactly like in the screenshots and OK in my opinion. They don't matter much anyway...
Soundtracks are pretty good. Some of them I recognize from the movies, some from every horror movie ever and some I don't know. The movies' original score is used frequently and that's a right choice if I ever saw one.

For me this was kind of a free game and I don't regret playing it. But I wouldn't pay more than a couple of bucks.

+ Soundtracks
+ Balanced difficulty
+ Story references
- Emberassing camera
- Lazy controls
- Lame-♥♥♥ plot twists
- "Bad guys"

6/10
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
7.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 3
As a huge dinosaur and Jurassic Park fan (not to mention a fan of Telltales Gamestyle) I was very excited about this game. The game doesn't disappoint in my opinion however the quicktime events seemed harsh and unforgiving (possibly just due to my laptop so don't hold that against the game). All in all I liked this game and don't think it deserved some of the comments I heard people making.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
2.8 hrs on record
Posted: November 8
The game is not terrible but is has it's fair share of glitches that make it at times hard to want to continue playing. The graphics are pretty bad in my opinion too. I simply don't recommend spending money on this game.
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
15.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 4
Отличная адвенчура по знакомой с детства вселенной!
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
5.8 hrs on record
Posted: November 15
71% Positive? Really? This game is utter <perfection>.
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1 of 6 people (17%) found this review helpful
35.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
Brilliant, Brilliant Game
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3.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 11
This is were you learn how to spam buttons, trust me. 7/10
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6.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 16
Pretty solid game, can be played both of keyboard+mouse or gamepad, personally I think the gamepad's gameplay is a lot harder.

The story is pretty linear, not enough branches but playing through it once is enough experience. Re-live the Jurassic Park movie in good graphics, it fills that emptiness of lacking dinosaur games in the recent years. I thoroughly enjoyed the hours I've spent playing this game.

Character development is alright, the player gets to make decision for pretty much everyone.

The game's fairly difficult in terms of reactive gameplay, it will definitely improve your reaction time and allows you to make clutch plays better in other games. I'd be surprised if anyone consistently scoring Gold throughout the game.

The game has interesting puzzles that you have to actually put into effort to solve (or trial and error if you prefer to not do the brain work at all)

A fair bit of jumpscares from time to time.

The only improvement I can think of is the continuity of dialogue/speech/action getting cut off/skipped and the accidental ESC press will bring you to the main menu with delay.

Overall it's another damn good game from Telltale. Worth it.
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43 of 65 people (66%) found this review helpful
3.5 hrs on record
Posted: July 13
You can get the annoying kid eaten or killed in a multitude of ways

10/10
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33 of 48 people (69%) found this review helpful
8.2 hrs on record
Posted: August 3
I must say, I love Telltale games. The Walking Dead 1 & 2, The Wolf Among Us, Back To The Future, and especially the Poker Night at the Inventory series - All excellent games that kept me enthalled, entertained and content for so many hours. Being a gigantic Jurassic Park fan and having watched all the movies and read the book countless times - when I saw that they made a Jurassic park game, I couldn't pass up the opportunity to play it. Unfortunately.. this game fails to deliever on so many levels. Yes, they have the music. Yes, they follow the Jurassic Park storyline. And Yes, they manage to do an excellent job at submersing you into the Jurassic Park world. But other than that, it doesn't have much else to offer. The voice acting isn't the greatest, but it isn't the big issue. The big issues are the poorly sequenced context-sensitive timed events, the lack of impact that your decisions make throughout the storyline/game, and the horrendous amount of glitches that severely hinder your progession. Unlike other Telltale games, Jurassic Park makes you tap multiple keys which pop up on the screen for a mere second of time. I believe this is done to show you how many different death sequences they designed for the game (there are oh so many - in fact, they even put in a death counter to show you many times they stuck it to you). Next there is the lack of impact your decisions make. There is only one point in the game where your choice determines whether or not a character will live or die -- this changes the ending of the game, and it happens right at the very end. Lastly, the glitches. I haven't seen a game so mired with glitches after its release since "Call of Cthulhu" and "Alone in the dark". I had to restart sequences atleast 5 times in all of the 4 episodes of the game in order to progress through the storyline. Having said that, I was determined and managed to contend with all of the glitches, and progress through the abysmal storyline in order to make it to the end of the game, just so I could say that I've beat it, and that I managed to get my money's worth from playing it. -- But I didn't get my moneys worth.. in-fact, I strongly believe Telltale games should pay me for Alpha and Beta testing this atrocious blight upon my steam game library. Buyer beware - this game is not worth your time or your money -- although, if you liked "Gone Home", then you should give 'Jurassic Park: The Game' a try, because you obviously like terrible games and Jurassic Park would be an outstanding addition to your steam library of 'videogame classics'. I hope they don't drop the ball on their upcoming Game of Thrones videogame, or I will completely lose my trust in Telltale's ability to make a decent videogame worth playing. Thanks for reading and I hope my review was helpful!
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17 of 26 people (65%) found this review helpful
34.7 hrs on record
Posted: July 8
One adventure you don't wanna miss survive long enough to earn gold medals and seek to see what happened in Jurrassic Park with never before seen dinosaurs since 1993
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6 of 7 people (86%) found this review helpful
5.9 hrs on record
Posted: September 20
An Licensed Jurassic Park Game by Telltale Games which plays around the happenings which you can find in the first Jurassic Park Movie,it answer some questions you got from jurassic park 1 and has some interesting crossovers and backstory.Its a great story and if you get easy into feeling games then you will get easy into this one.WARNING : You find in this game alots of quicktime events,if you dont like those and other telltale games had to much for you then dont buy this game.I recommend an xbox 360 controller because of that.Its hardly seen on any sales unfortinate.Its for the roughly 5-6hours time to getting through (4 episodes) the game too expensive on steam (at the moment 27,99€).only recommend it if .: you get it on any sale or if you really want to play it ,but be aware of the qucktime event warning.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
11.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 7
I started the game from the 1st episode screening through a projector on my wall lying on my bed playing with a gamepad & ended it. As at this time we are hearing of an upcoming film being made: Jurassic Park 4, this was an appetising opening act.
Sure, it is like they say with fumbling controls; but the story made it worth the excitement almost like watching a Jurassic Park film that I had never watched before (having watched 1,2 & 3). Indeed, apart from basic similarities, it was different (introducing Dennis Nedry) and refreshing, preparing me in awe for the upcoming film! If it was more like the films than it already is (minimally) I may have been upset as the handling was really quite fickle, I endured the acrobatic controls to enjoy a NEW story now rather. I enjoyed the game on the wall instead the big picture took so much of the frustration caused by the controls away! Game on.
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8 of 14 people (57%) found this review helpful
3.2 hrs on record
Posted: May 27
I am big fan od Jurassic park and TTG Walking dead, but this game is disapoinment for me. I cant recommend it to JP fans, WD fans or any gamer. TellTale were just learning how to do games on this one.
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13 of 24 people (54%) found this review helpful
6.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 22
Mash X until the disappointment goes away.

It doesn't.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
9.7 hrs on record
Posted: July 27
The reviews are true! If you liked the movie, you'll like the game.

The storyline for this game is extremely well written. It takes place during the first Jurassic Park movie and ties in with events and scenes that you will remember. Tell Tale's point and click interface is not quite as finessed as it is in The Wolf Among Us and The Walking Dead, but I found that if you just mash the buttons you really can't lose.

You don't buy this game for the gameplay, you buy it because you love Jurassic Park. It's like watching a whole bunch of left-out footage and storyline that didn't make the cut for the movie. I'm glad I tried it out and I enjoyed it. It really does extend the magic of the movie.
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
6.3 hrs on record
Posted: September 13
You know other Telltale games like Walking Dead or Wolf Among Us? Well, this one is a lot like them but has way, way more quicktime events. Storywise it's as solid and as atmospheric as the other ones.
In the Jurassic Park cosmos 'The Game' is the settled very close to the first movie and tells a parallel story. Some scenes happen in showplaces of the movie but no characters from the Spielberg picture will appear in the game. Technically is pretty much the same as TWD+TWAU -> same engine, same controls, same level of voice acting

In a comparison between TWD, TWAU and JP I'd still say that this one is the weakest but it's a very good game nonetheless and better than the second season of TWD. Telltale Game players can't do anything wrong buying it... as long as you haven't already reached your limit of quicktime event tolerance with the others games - 'cause there is one for nearly every interaction in JP.

7/10
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