- Gamescom 2011 - Preview of Dino Storm
We’ve met the Splitscreen Studios team at the Gamescom in Colonia and they showed us a preview of Dino Storm,
their new free to play 3D Browser MMO set in the Wild West.
you are a cowboy riding a dinosaur in the desert trying to make your way
to the success by exploring the different areas facing down gigantic
herds of dinosaurs and merciless robber bands and starting your
thrilling search for valuable items. Set up supply camps, outposts, and
goldmines, defend them against other players, and earn fame and respect.
Only the best will manage to rise to become the sheriff of the town.
Here’s a bunch of screenshots to give you a closer look to the game.
Fame and fortune await brave adventurers in the free 3D multiplayer
Dino Storm. With just a few dollars in your pocket, a little ammunition,
a loaded laser cannon, and your small dinosaur, you make your way to
DinoVille. Your firsts steps in the game lead you to explore the game
world riding your dino, trying to loot and sell the stuff you’ve looted
for better gear and dinos.
Combat wise, you’re fighting on your dino trying to kill your foes with
your laser canon which will evolve and become more powerful as you
progress in the game. If you take control of important buildings of
DinoVille, the other player will fight with you to take them from you.
Explore the game world - A varied game world awaits
brave adventurers around DinoVille. Dinosaur herds roam through the
canyons, bands of robbers pop up, the environment can be searched for
valuable items. The game world is never the same, danger lurks
everywhere. Every expedition must be carefully prepared.Obtain offices and become the town’s sheriff – By
mastering adventures successfully operating buildings, you will gather
more and more recognition. This recognition will help you if you run for
office in the town. Here, you will have to prevail over other players,
and only the best will make it to the top of the career ladder. Offices
offer special privileges, such as the access to rare dinosaurs and
Experience open adventure – As a ranger in
DinoVille, you’ll have your hands full. Whether it’s making life
difficult for the town’s villainous bands of robbers, hunting for
fossils, gathering food, or just driving off a herd of wild dinosaurs,
all the players can always work together on solving the mission. You’ll
pocket your dollars and recognition as a reward for your share.
Control contested buildings – Buildings such as
supply camps, outposts, or goldmines can be found everywhere around
DinoVille. You can take control of these buildings. Important buildings
allow you to pile up enormous fame and fortune. But be careful, your
buildings have to be regularly supplied and defended against other
players who will try to take them from you. Anyone who wants to keep
important goldmines should bring along plenty of ammunition.
Fund your own band – Join your friends and found
your own band. In a team, you can advance even deeper into the world of
Dino Storm and better support the defence of your buildings.
Sell your loot – Countless items can be collected
in the game world. If you bring your loot back to town successfully, you
can sell it in the market for dollars. You will even be rewarded with
gold coins for daily jobs.
Splitscreen plans to release the game at the end of this year and a closed beta is coming soon.