Prehistoric Dude Review (Nintendo Switch OLED)

Prehistoric Dude Review

For this Prehistoric Dude Review, we go with Dude on an adventure to help him take back his lunch, which was stolen by a giant dinosaur! Now hungry and without any ham he will need to face many dangerous enemies while traveling through caves and forests, getting some tools and power-ups to assist him during this journey. This is our Prehistoric Dude review.

Prehistoric Dude Review  Pros:

  • 8-Bit graphics.
  • 57.1MB download size.
  • Game settings-visual effects, weather effects, and speed run clock on/off.
  • 3 save slots.
  • Platformer gameplay.
  • The map uncovers as you play.
  • Pick up new items to allow you to progress like the ability to grab ledges.
  • Stat’s on the screen-deaths/chests opened/enemies killed/progression percentage.
  • Play how you want.
  • Boss fights.
  • Metroidvania elements.
  • Attack-you throw axes Joe and Mac style at enemies.
  • Bushes are everywhere and walking through them, fruit, or axes will fall out of them.
  • Fruit-used to open alternative paths and you lose a percentage of them upon death.
  • Infinite lives.
  • Autosaves every section.
  • Save and quit option.
  • New biomes with new enemies.

Prehistoric Dude Review

Prehistoric Dude Review Cons:

  • No tutorials.
  • No touchscreen support.
  • Doesn’t explain how it all works.
  • How many fruits you lose when dying is quite harsh.
  • Hard to see enemies as Bush obscures them.
  • A lot of back and forth.
  • Same music over and over.

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Prehistoric Dude Review

  • 7/10
    Graphics - 7/10
  • 6/10
    Sound - 6/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Length - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10
6.8/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!