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Prehistoric Kingdom

A project in Richmond, VA by Shadow Raven Studios, LLC

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Prehistoric Kingdom is a zoo building simulator game focused on the creation and management of a theme park filled with extinct animals
Backers: 2013
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $88,951 of $55,000
Dates: Dec 6th -> Jan 5th (30 days)
Project By: Shadow Raven Studios, LLC
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Latest News

Last 48h & Saurian Stream!

January 3rd - via:
We're almost there! We are now through the last 48h of the campaign's time, having already raised $20k over our initial goal! Doing so, we managed to hit 4 of our stretch goals, with the Expanded Disaster Events being freshly achieved. These last two... (Read More)

Happy New Years!

December 31st - via:
Happy New Years everyone! Off to a promising 2018, after hitting not one, not two, but THREE stretch goals within 24h of the goal being reached!    (Read More)

The project is fully funded! Thank you!

December 30th - via:
We hit the mark! Prehistoric Kingdom is now fully funded, and thanks to all of you! We are all extremely grateful for all of your donations and overall support so far! We are now so much closer to making the game a reality.  Having met the first... (Read More)

90%+! Oviraptor Concept Art!

December 29th - via:
Thank you all so much for your support and hello to all of our new backers! We are currently sitting at a humble 94% (almost a $4K boost!) and are gearing up for next week's livestream. To celebrate, we are beginning to come to the end of our first... (Read More)

85% of funding hit! Paraceratherium Reveal!

December 28th - via:
We have now hit 85% and are on the home stretch to a fully funded project! As a token of our gratitude, here is our brand new Paraceratherium concept art - one of the largest mammals in Prehistoric Kingdom!    Our Thunderclap campaign is just about... (Read More)

80% of funding hit! Guanlong Reveal!

December 26th - via:
We just hit 80%! Thanks to everyone for their generosity so far! We now have a third of the campaign time to push for the remaining 20%. Considering the usual KS donation curve and the few things we have in store (Thunderclap and the Jurassic Patch,... (Read More)

Happy Holidays!

December 24th - via:
Happy holiday's from the Prehistoric Kingdom team! We've had a great year, and we hope that you enjoy our brand new Megaloceros to celebrate.     Your support has been amazing, and we appreciate all the backers who are working together to make our... (Read More)

New Physical Tiers!

December 23rd - via:
This holiday season, gift yourself a PK branded T-shirt and physical copies of the Animal Compendium and "The Ranger's Handbook"!  What a physical frenzy! We added 3 brand new tiers for those who want to get their hands on Prehistoric Kingdom (no... (Read More)

Foliage Update & More!

December 22nd - via:
Hello, everyone!   We’ve been hard at work developing the Jurassic Patch and we can’t wait to show you more! While we continue to improve the AI, we have also been touching up how the game and our foliage assets look. Keep in mind that the... (Read More)

Stream Recap. & Event Announcement

December 21st - via:
The last stream was a blast! In case you couldn't attend, worry not: you can still watch the whole stream on our Twitch gallery here, only for a short while.This post focuses on a short summary of the new content shown during the stream, ending off... (Read More)

Live-Stream in 30 Minutes!

December 20th - via:
Hey everyone!  Making an announcement to remind everyone that we will be going live on Twitch in 30 minutes! Be sure to attend the stream as we will be showing off some very exciting content, ranging from Jurassic Patch game-play to announcements... (Read More)

Level Design Progress & New Reward Tier!

December 19th - via:
Hi everyone, we're back with some more progress screenshots of our Mediterranean island! We are currently working on improving the default vegetation spawns so that by the time you enter the game there are natural forests (so that's why they are... (Read More)

Fossil Hunt Update & Livestream Announcement

December 18th - via:
 Hi everyone! As we've been ironing out some of our plans regarding management and progression in the final game, we stumbled across our fossil hunt menu and decided to give it a spin. Today, we thought about sharing with you not only its improved... (Read More)

New Exciting Tiers!

December 16th - via:
Hello guys, today we have an extremely exciting update regarding our tiers!Firstly, we would like to thank everyone for helping us reach 50% on our campaign and all within the first 10 days! Thank you!We have been receiving an exceptionally high... (Read More)

New Ornithopod Designs - Support us on Thunderclap!

December 15th - via:
Hello everyone, today is an exciting day! We're incredibly happy to finally reveal more about our game's Ornithopods! Everyone loves their large duck-billed dinosaurs, so we composed a whole concept sheet dedicated to them, featuring all the small... (Read More)

When It Rains, It Roars - Another Dinosaur Park Management Sim

December 15th - via:
Prehistoric Kingdom is the third dinosaur park management-strategy announced for 2018, and they've got a Kickstarter. It stands apart for its more pronounced focus on the zoo aspect of the game, as well as special attention to the animals scientific accuracy and the way they change throughout their aging process, among many others! (Read More)

Mediterranean Island Update

December 14th - via:
Hi everyone, we're back with an update concerning the island's look! Our current demo level is supposed to be a Mediterranean island, located somewhere off the coast of Spain. However, we realised it doesn't look authentic enough. As such, we are in... (Read More)

Try the demo for dinosaur park sim Prehistoric Kingdom

December 14th - via:
I'm noticing a trend, readers: dinosaur park sims. Prehistoric Kingdom is the latest game to pick up this suddenly popular torch. It's currently on Kickstarter, with developer Shadow Raven Studios asking for $55,000. At the time of writing, its campaign has raised $24,000 and will run for another 22 days. (Read More)

AMA with Developer on

December 8th - via:
Hey everyone!  After some requests to do this, we're now running an AMA over on /r/IAMA. Feel free to drop any questions you've got about being a developer, us as a team or Prehistoric Kingdom in there and I (Victor/Mr4Goosey/Victorasaurus-Rex) will... (Read More)

20% hit in under 24 hours! Thank you!

December 7th - via:
We hit $11,000! That is 20% of our goal in a little under 24hours from launch! Thanks to all the people who have donated, spread the word and all around supported us! You are the best! Here's a small token of our appreciation: enjoy the lost tanks of... (Read More)

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