For other games with the same name, see Jurassic Park .
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(ジュラシック・パーク) for the Jurassic Park Sega Mega Drive is a platform game developed by BlueSky Software and published by Sega in 1993. It is a based on the film of the same name.
Jurassic Park, the player can play as either Dr. Grant or a Velociraptor, each with varying gameplay objectives. As Dr. Grant, is for switching weapons and is for firing the selected weapon. As the Velociraptor, is for bite attacks and is for claw attacks. Combining these with directional keys results in a variety of attacks. Both characters jump with the button.
The final stage of Dr. Grant features a puzzle boss fight that is difficult to understand without having seen the movie.
The game has a lot of slowdown, even in scenes with little to no enemies present, which was not present in the following games released by BlueSky Software.
For a while, BlueSky Software were producing two games concurrently -
Jurassic Park, which saw the lion's share of the team's attention, and a version of , with both projects sharing some staff. BlueSky's version of Disney's Aladdin Aladdin was inevitably canceled and replaced by a re-worked version by Virgin Games, however a homage to this period can be seen in the North Western part of , where an upside-down genie lamp is disguised as a mountain range.
Jurassic Park's map
Within two weeks of release, Sega had sold 2.2 million copies of the game in the US, raising $13.5 million
The split gameplay of
Jurassic Park was continued in Sega-produced Jurassic Park games to follow, namely released the following year and Jurassic Park: Rampage Edition for the The Lost World: Jurassic Park Sega Saturn.
Developed By: Blue Sky Software
Produced By: Jesse Taylor, SEGA OF AMERICA
Lead Programmer: Keith Freiheit
Programmers: Brian Belfield, Heinrich Michaels, David Cartt, Karl Robillard, Rich Karpp, Jason Weesner
Art Director: Dana Christianson
Lead Artist: Douglas Tennapel
Artists: Mark Lorenzen, Elizabeth Anderson, Matt McDonald, Rob Cuenca, Kevin McMahon, Ellis Goodson, Tom Moon, Jeff Jonas, Joe Shoopack
Sound and Music: Sam Powell
Special Thanks: Jennifer Haney, Mark Dobratz
Lead Tester: Vince Nason, SEGA OF AMERICA Tested By: (SEGA OF AMERICA), Jason Kuo, Richie Hideshima, Jeff Todd, Dave Forster, Tony Lynch, Dermot Lyons
Main article: Jurassic Park (Mega Drive)/Magazine articles.
Main article: Jurassic Park (Mega Drive)/Promotional material.
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GamePro, "September 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 28
File:ElectronicsBoutique US August1993 Catalogue.pdf, page 1
Computer & Video Games, "May 1994" (UK; 1994-04-15), page 63
MAN!AC, "11/93" (DE; 1993-xx-xx), page 40
Computer & Video Games, "October 1993" (UK; 1993-09-15), page 11
Beep! MegaDrive, "September 1993" (JP; 1993-08-07), page 20 (22)
Sega Saturn Magazine, "September 1995" (JP; 1995-08-08), page 87
Computer & Video Games, "October 1993" (UK; 1993-09-15), page 70/71 (70)
GamePro, "September 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 26/27 (28)
Joypad, "Septembre 1993" (FR; 1993-xx-xx), page 98/99 (98)
Joypad, "Septembre 1993" (FR; 1993-xx-xx), page 40
Player One, "Octobre 1993" (FR; 1993-xx-xx), page 55-57 (55)
Sega Force Mega, "Autumn 1993" (UK; 1993-09-16), page 44-46 (44)