A single player action-adventure game with RPG elements that allow the player to command three distinct characters with special abilities. Taking place in the 17th century and set on an island where the prehistoric life of Cretaceous period was perfectly preserved, Claw Hunter allows the players to return to the days of their childhood, where the prehistoric worlds of dinosaurs and cavemen fascinated us all.
The game is focused on a strong main storyline and features super-realistic visual style and is built in Unreal Engine. Inspired by titles such as Uncharted, Tomb Raider and The Dig, game features a thrilling story in which the player will embark on a journey through the rugged and dangerous landscape of the tropical island to uncover its long-forgotten mystery.
Each character has a different set of skills which players can combine to solve problems arising during their travels. On top of that, players can tame and work with dinosaurs to fulfill different tasks where human hands are not enough.Claw Hunter takes place in the 17th century on the mysterious island of Kayvao situated somewhere in Polynesia.
“Claw Hunter is a work of passion,” says Falta. “We are developing a game which should immediately draw you in and let you explore this magnificent and rugged world of the old days. The atmosphere should bring about childhood memories when everything was new to explore and exciting adventures awaited you around every corner.”
According to Claw Hunter’s website, the main features are as follows:
- Tactics– use the full potential of your characters’ skills – plan accordingly to combine their strength to solve difficult situations. Each of your characters is unique and indispensable. Sometimes you need to use force while at other times you will need to be more cunning and resourceful.
- Control dinosaurs– there are many various dinosaur species living on the island and many of them can be of use to you. Command a pack of Raptors or explore unknown parts of the island from the back of a Pterodon.
- Encyclopaedia of the island life– detailed information about various plant and animal species which you may find on Kayvao. Accurate depiction of prehistoric life based on the latest scientific research.
- Human Enemies– there are not just dinosaurs to be wary of – also you will encounter human foes being driven by an advanced AI which may turn out to be more challenging than the big carnivores.
The game right now is being developed for PC and is expected to be later released for PS4 and Xbox One. With a successful Kickstarter campaign, Claw Hunter is expected to be released in the first half of 2019.