History VideoGame / Nanosaur

2nd Nov '17 2:42:08 PM schoi30
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** You are a ''Deinonychus'', armed with a jetpack and a laser cannon.

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** You are a ''Deinonychus'', raptor, armed with a jetpack and a laser cannon.



** Inspection of the game files will reveal a skeleton called "Deinon.skeleton" This hints that the Nanosaur is meant to be a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deinonychus Deinonychus]]'', not a ''Velociraptor''. However, the Nanosaur model doesn't even have the sickle claws on its feet, making it look more like a miniature ''Allosaurus''.
** The ''Velociraptor'' from the sequel are Film/{{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.

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** Inspection of the game files will reveal a skeleton called "Deinon.skeleton" This skeleton", which hints that the Nanosaur is meant to be a [[http://en.''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deinonychus Deinonychus]]'', Deinonychus]]'' and not a the usual ''Velociraptor''. However, the Nanosaur model doesn't even have the sickle claws on its feet, making it look more like a miniature ''Allosaurus''.
** The ''Velociraptor'' from the sequel are Film/{{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.usual, with feathers on their heads.
2nd Nov '17 2:41:10 PM schoi30
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** Stegosaurus did not live during the Cretaceous Period, they lived during the Jurassic.
** Dilophosaurus also lived in the Jurassic, and it did not have a frill or spit venom like in ''Franchise/JurassicPark''.

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** Stegosaurus ''Stegosaurus'' did not live during the Cretaceous Period, they lived during the Jurassic.
** Dilophosaurus ''Dilophosaurus'' also lived in the Jurassic, Jurassic (only even earlier than ''Stegosaurus''), and it did not have a frill or spit venom like in ''Franchise/JurassicPark''.



* DumbDinos: All of the dinosaurs besides the player character fall under this trope - they neither notice nor care that you're trying to help.
** Doubly [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] by the fact that the player is both an ''intelligent'' dinosaur whereas the ones encountered are just savage animals, ''and'' a ''raptor'' who came to take their eggs.
* EverythingTryingToKillYou: If you thought Dinosaurs were bad enough, you also have lava-balls, spore-shooting fungi, and rolling boulders to worry about!

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* DumbDinos: All of the dinosaurs besides the player character fall under this trope - they neither notice nor care that you're trying to help.
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help. Doubly [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] by the fact that the player is both an ''intelligent'' dinosaur whereas the ones encountered are just savage animals, ''and'' a ''raptor'' who came to take their eggs.
* EverythingTryingToKillYou: If you thought Dinosaurs dinosaurs were bad enough, you also have lava-balls, spore-shooting fungi, and rolling boulders to worry about!



* NinjaPirateZombieRobot: You are a velociraptor, armed with a jetpack and a laser cannon.

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* NinjaPirateZombieRobot: NinjaPirateZombieRobot
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You are a velociraptor, ''Deinonychus'', armed with a jetpack and a laser cannon.



* RaptorAttack: The Nanosaur looks nothing like a velociraptor, not even having the sickle claws on its feet. It looks like a midget allosaurus instead.
** Inspection of the game files will reveal a skeleton called "Deinon.skeleton" This hints that the Nanosaur is meant to be a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deinonychus Deinonychus]], not a Velociraptor.
** The velociraptors from the sequel are Film/{{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.
* StockDinosaurs: You are a velociraptor, and you fight tyrannosaurus rex, stegosaurus, pteranodons, triceratops, and dilophosaurus.
** The sequel has you playing as a pterosaur, and the enemies are brachiosaurus, velociraptors, and rhamphorhynchus.

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* RaptorAttack: The Nanosaur looks nothing like a velociraptor, not even having the sickle claws on its feet. It looks like a midget allosaurus instead.
RaptorAttack:
** Inspection of the game files will reveal a skeleton called "Deinon.skeleton" This hints that the Nanosaur is meant to be a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deinonychus Deinonychus]], Deinonychus]]'', not a Velociraptor.
''Velociraptor''. However, the Nanosaur model doesn't even have the sickle claws on its feet, making it look more like a miniature ''Allosaurus''.
** The velociraptors ''Velociraptor'' from the sequel are Film/{{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.
* StockDinosaurs: StockDinosaurs:
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You are a velociraptor, ''Deinonychus'', and you fight tyrannosaurus rex, stegosaurus, pteranodons, triceratops, ''TyrannosaurusRex'', ''Stegosaurus'', ''Pteranodon'', ''Triceratops'', and dilophosaurus.
''Dilophosaurus''.
** The sequel has you playing as a pterosaur, pterosaur (resembling a toothed ''Pteranodon''), and the enemies are brachiosaurus, velociraptors, ''Brachiosaurus'', ''Velociraptors'', and rhamphorhynchus.''Rhamphorhynchus''.
15th Sep '17 2:13:08 PM nombretomado
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''Nanosaur'' is a third person shooter developed by Creator/PangeaSoftware and released for the AppleMacintosh in 1998. In Nanosaur, you play a genetically engineered velociraptor from the the year 4122 sent to the Cretaceous Period to retrieve the eggs of five dinosaur species to save the Nanosaur species in the future. You only have twenty minutes to complete your mission before the asteroid hits Earth. During the mission, your Nanosaur will have to blast its way through several dinosaurs while collecting weapons and powerups.

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''Nanosaur'' is a third person shooter developed by Creator/PangeaSoftware and released for the AppleMacintosh UsefulNotes/AppleMacintosh in 1998. In Nanosaur, you play a genetically engineered velociraptor from the the year 4122 sent to the Cretaceous Period to retrieve the eggs of five dinosaur species to save the Nanosaur species in the future. You only have twenty minutes to complete your mission before the asteroid hits Earth. During the mission, your Nanosaur will have to blast its way through several dinosaurs while collecting weapons and powerups.
11th Aug '17 6:14:13 AM CosmicFerret
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** The velociraptors from the sequel are {{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.

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** The velociraptors from the sequel are {{JurassicPark}}-styled Film/{{JurassicPark}}-styled as usual.
26th Mar '17 4:04:51 PM schoi30
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** Dilophosaurus also lived in the Jurassic. And like in JurassicPark, it has a frill and spitting venom.

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** Dilophosaurus also lived in the Jurassic. And Jurassic, and it did not have a frill or spit venom like in JurassicPark, it has a frill and spitting venom.''Franchise/JurassicPark''.
6th Jul '16 3:27:27 AM Vorpale
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** Doubly [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] by the fact that the player is both an ''intelligent'' dinosaur whereas the ones encountered are just savage animals, ''and'' a ''raptor'' who came to take their eggs.
27th Dec '15 7:30:34 AM Raptorslash
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* DumbDinos: All of the dinosaurs besides the player character fall under this trope - they neither notice nor care that you're trying to help.
20th Sep '15 5:37:53 PM AnoneMouseJr.
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* GottaCatchEmAll: The point of the first game is to gather one of each of the five types of eggs.

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* GottaCatchEmAll: GottaCatchThemAll: The point of the first game is to gather one of each of the five types of eggs.
20th Sep '15 8:06:18 AM AnoneMouseJr.
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* DeflectorShields: One of the powerups.



* GottaCatchEmAll: The point of the first game is to gather one of each of the five types of eggs.
* {{Handguns}}: The Nanosaur's weapon, which has five different attacks: [[FrickinLaserBeams standard laser]], [[HomingProjectile heat-seeking missiles]] (which can lead to a MacrossMissileMassacre if the player has plenty to spare), [[MakeMeWannaShout sonics]], [[SpreadShot a dividing shot]], and [[NukeEm nuclear weapons]].
* JetPack: The Nanosaur has one.



* MadeOfExplodium: Dinosaurs, apparently.

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* MadeOfExplodium: Dinosaurs, apparently. (Though they actually "shatter" when they die.)
13th Jun '14 1:18:44 AM SeptimusHeap
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* ArtisticLicensePaleontology:
** Stegosaurus did not live during the Cretaceous Period, they lived during the Jurassic.
** Dilophosaurus also lived in the Jurassic. And like in JurassicPark, it has a frill and spitting venom.



* SomewhereAPalaeontologistIsCrying: Stegosaurus did not live during the Cretaceous Period, they lived during the Jurassic.
** Dilophosaurus also lived in the Jurassic. And like in JurassicPark, it has a frill and spitting venom.
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