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Jun 11, 2008 | 5:13 PM EDT
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UPDATE: HELP US RULE KONGREGATE!!
If you like this game, please take a second to visit
http://www.kongregate.com /games/pixeljamgames/dino -run
(take out the spaces in that url)
and rate it. The dinos need your support! :)

Whats up Dinos...
Here's the latest from Pixeljam. We hope the NG crowd enjoys it.

MULTIPLAYER mode is at xgenstudios.com/play/dino run. Race your friends!
If you donate any amount to pixeljam, you get 50+ hats/helmets for your dino + many new colors, which show up in Multiplayer as well: pixeljam.com/donations.

If the game looks weird or wont show a link, try the pop-up version.
INTEL MAC USERS: use Safari. Firefox will not play this game well.

All the basics can be found in HOW TO PLAY, but here are some pointers anyway:

Escape the pyroclastic wall of doom and find your dino sanctuary!
AWSD or Arrow keys move the dino. Or use a combo of both.
SHIFT key gives you a speed boost, which recharges every 20 seconds or so.
Press down while jumping for an air attack. Useful for many things.
You must duck to eat things on the ground.

The game can be played in CHALLENGE or SPEEDRUN mode. It defaults to challenge, which is a collection of 7 levels. Speedruns can be unlocked and chosen in the OPTIONS screen. You need Bones to unlock speedruns (and buy goodies). You get bones by eating critters and reaching milestones.

Earn DNA by collecting eggs and eating critters. Use your DNA to upgrade your dino.
The game auto-saves. You have 3 slots open for different dinos.

The game is DEEP so EXPLORE and have fun!

Reviews


pumpkindeadpumpkindead

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Maybe the graphics aren't the best, but the game is totally worth it! Givin' five stars!


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WegraWegra

Rated 4 / 5 stars

A simple marvel of survival of the fittest!

Wow who would have thought such a simple concept turn out to be so damn epic. It may be one of those games where you just hit right to win but who cares there's so much shit flying by you almost want to stop and admire the scenery and risk getting destroyed by the meteor.

That said great game overall. And is a must play for any newgrounds buff


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faff33faff33

Rated 4 / 5 stars

This game is simple but excellent.



DillweedLtd1DillweedLtd1

Rated 5 / 5 stars

I love this game, I've been playing it for 2 years now lol



suckerupsuckerup

Rated 5 / 5 stars

i give you a code
dinorunner- max speed