Primal Carnage roars into open beta for all pre-orders

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Primal Carnage roars into open beta for all pre-orders
Those who pre-order Lukewarm Media's man-on-dino shooter Primal Carnage will gain instant access to an open beta ahead of its launch later this year. In addition to instant access to the beta, those who pre-order will also unlock an exclusive Raptor skin for use in the final game.

Primal Carnage is a team-based shooter built on the Unreal Engine featuring ten different classes, five dinosaur and five human. No final launch date has been set for Primal Carnage yet – it'll launch some time in "Fall 2012" through Steam, GameStop, GamersGate, Rain and the game's official website.
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Lukewarm Media's Upcoming Class-based Dinosaur Action Game Enters Open Beta for Pre-orders

Twain Harte, CA – October 8, 2012 - Prepare yourselves for a monstrous clash between man and prehistoric beasts, as Reverb Publishing and Lukewarm Media announced today that Primal Carnage, a team-based shooter pitting dinosaurs and humans in a vicious struggle, has now gone into open beta for all players who pre-order the game. So ready up and be amongst the first to experience the prehistoric action as Primal Carnage will be unleashed upon the masses very soon.

Primal Carnage can be pre-ordered now at the Primal Carnage website, Steam, GameStop, GamersGate, and Rain. When players pre-order they will have instant access to the beta as well as receiving an exclusive in-game feathered raptor skin to be made available when the game launches. More information on the beta can be found here.

Primal Carnage is the dinosaur title for which the world has been waiting. Dinosaurs take center stage in this class-based online multiplayer shooter featuring fast-paced between a team of humans brave enough to stand toe to toe with hordes of some of the most vicious animals ever to walk the face of the earth. Players can choose to take on both sides of the battle as either the human classes utilizing an arsenal of distinct and unique weaponry or inhabit the body of one of these menacing and powerful dinosaurs intent on leaving a trail of blood and destruction in their wake.

Primal Carnage key features include:

Rendered in stunning beauty using the Unreal Engine, players will wage war between man and beast in five large, open and varied environments

10 playable classes, (five Human, five Dinosaur) each with unique skills and abilities

Play from both first-person (Human) and third-person (Dinosaur) perspective providing a contrasting gameplay experience for both teams

Multiple achievements and an extensive DLC roadmap
Primal Carnage is a part of Reverb Publishing's growing roster of titles, which includes the massively-successful Dungeon Defenders, as well as the upcoming fall 2012 line-up of Ravaged, Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller, Edge of Space and much more. For more information on Reverb Publishing, please visit us at For more information about Primal Carnage, please visit and be sure to "Like" us at and follow the game development on Twitter @PrimalCarnage.
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