Video Game: Jurassic Park: The Game
Return to Isla Nublar
What the hell kind of zoo is this?!Jurassic Park: The Game
— Nima Cruz
is a 2011 video game from Telltale Games
in the style of games like Heavy Rain
taking place in the Jurassic Park
universe. It plays like an Interactive Movie
, as you don't actually control your character - rather, you guide them through quick-time events
during the action scenes. During the puzzle/exploration scenes, you can look around for points of interest, switch between characters/locations, and talk through dialogue trees.
The events of the game itself are set during and right after the events of the first film
, following head veterinarian Dr. Gerald "Gerry" Harding, his daughter Jess, and several mercenaries as they attempt to escape the island. Notably, the lost Barbasol can filled with dinosaur embryos
is a major plot point.
The game received mixed reviews
, with the phrase "Like Heavy Rain with dinosaurs,"
being used as both a positive and a negative description.
This game provides examples of: