A casual action-adventure game about digging for fossils and building your own dinosaurs.
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Mostly Positive (22) - 72% of the 22 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Feb 13, 2018
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June 1

Patch Notes: Quality of Life Changes

Patch Notes - Version 1.2018.06.01

Achievements
  • Doubled down on the retroactive achievement scan.

Bugs
  • Saved skin selection properly shows in the character select screen
  • Made sure barrel shadows disappear immediately after exploding
  • Fixed a camera position bug in the final level
  • The offscreen indicator no longer shows up in the credits after you beat the final level

Features
  • Added grab assist for when you just barely aren't close enough to grab
  • Hold A to keep digging. Give those thumbs a break
  • The journal will calm down with forcing you to view new items
  • Added a desire sensor to help skew the RNG a bit more in your favor
  • Introduced random gem drops, and environment specific gems

Final Level Tweaks
  • Level fossils don't get caught up on mushrooms anymore
  • Removed the colliders on the powerup ponds
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May 24

Patch Notes: Bug Fixes

Patch Notes - Version 1.2018.05.24

Thanks for waiting for this one! We carefully combed through the achievements system and made some fixes.

Achievements
  • Fixed an issue where the client would not always connect to Steam
  • Scan for Journal Achievements more often
  • Fixed retroactive achievement scan
Bugs
  • Small fossil bug fixes
  • Player respawn fixes
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Reviews

“Fossil Hunters' casual co-op is perfect for parties”
Destructoid

“Watching the trailer for Fossil Hunters made me squeal a little with joy.”
Rock Paper Shotgun

“Fossil Hunters is a fantastic fit for anyone fond of casual games. It’s as easy on the eyes as it is on the mind. With plenty of playability and a surprisingly low price tag of $14.99, I recommend this game to anyone looking for something to relax with.”
8/10 – Backlog Critic

About This Game

Embark on a casual adventure deep underground in search of mysterious artifacts, hidden treasures and most of all, fossils!

Key Features

  • Over 30 hand-crafted levels
  • Play as one of 4 unique fossil hunters
  • Secret items and treasure
  • Local Multiplayer

Modular Fossil System

Find Fossil Blocks by digging through underground levels and connect them together to create a complete skeleton.

Different fossils can be found depending on the kind of dirt and the environment you are digging in. Using rare pieces or making huge skeletons can result in more valuable creations, but you choose how many pieces to assemble and in what order.


The story so far...

You’ve been selected to join an elite team of Fossil Hunters as they set out on a mysterious expedition, but when you arrive at the Digsite it looks abandoned!




You find an old notebook and some torn pages of research notes, could they lead to some answers about what happened here?

Explore spectacular underground environments

Complete specific Fossil Schematics to further the path of science and progress deeper into the caves, where you'll encounter new creatures, dangers, and the secrets of the researchers who came before you...

Dig with your friends

Science is always easier when you’re part of a team… isn’t it? Up to 4 players can explore the mysterious depths together, but cooperation is not guaranteed! Will you help your fellow fossil hunters to create spectacular skeletons? Or will you compete with them and claim glory for yourself?

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
    • Processor: 2.4 GHz Core 2 Duo
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 4670 / NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use a Gamepad!
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz Core i5
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: AMD Radeon R7 260 / NVIDIA GeForce 760
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use a Gamepad!
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: macOS 10.8
    • Processor: 2.2 GHz Core 2 Duo
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 4670 / NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use a Gamepad!
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: macOS 10.13
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz Core i5
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: AMD Radeon R7 260 / NVIDIA GeForce 750
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Use a Gamepad!

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