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Retro Pedro  - 11.07.2024 - 10:28
The infobox on page 8 also reveals, that Factor 5 is already working on Turrican IV because of the massive Pre-Orders of Part III.....so there ist still hope
Retro Pedro  - 11.07.2024 - 10:26
PAge Nr. 8: https://www.kultboy.com/index.php?site=kult/kultmags&km=show&id=286.
REtro Pedro  - 11.07.2024 - 10:25
Funny, I found some information about the sales of Turrican III in the Amiga Games 1/94: it Says that there are 25.000 Preorders already which would mean a massive Top selling product!
t.r.schmidt  - 01.07.2024 - 20:47
See: HOL https://amiga.abime.net/games/view/turrican-3#scan1537_2
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New Hurrican Shots
And another one done: the Elevator-Level is finished, get some screenshots, as usual at the Poke´s Homepage. Now they are already working at the "center of the earth"-Level.
New Windstille concept Art
At Windstille´s Homepage there´s some new concept Art of the still nameless heroine.
WinUAE Version 1.0
After many years of development, the most famous Amiga-Emulator WinUAE is now released at Version 1.0.

It´s funny to see the old Atari/PC vs. Amiga-War suddenly revived again at several places, like heise.de, feels a bit like 1990 somehow ;)

So, get the newest Version at http://www.winuae.net/, load up Turrican and remember the good old times!

Amiga Power!
New song by Sebuko in the Soundbase
Sebuko just sent me a new Song for his Turrican Clone "Hideican", download it at the Turrican Soundbase.
New T2002-Level by RuvF
Just uploaded a new T2002-Level by RuvF, get it at the T2002-Level-Section.
Sebuke seems also to be working on a Turrican inspired game named "Hideican". There´s nothing playable to download yet, but there are two screens to view, and as he writes 4 Levels are already finished.

One thing for sure: it will have good music ;)

Get the screenshots at his Homepage.
New song by Sebuko in the Soundbase
Sebuko contributed another song, "Hideican-Flight", which was thought for a flight level in Turrican 4. Get it, as always, in the Soundbase.
Hurrican News
Again one level is finished betatesting, and the Pokes are proceeding to the next one.

Get some shots of the now finished Temple-Level here
Factor 5 News
In the popular german magazine "Spiegel" (# 10/2005) there´s an Interview with Julian Eggebrecht of Factor 5. It can also be read online, but costs 50ct. The Topic ist "Spieleentwickler Julian Eggebrecht über Videospiele für Erwachsene, die Gefährdung von Jugendlichen, lebensechte Abenteuer und die Liebe im virtuellen Raum" (Game Developer Julian Eggebrecht about videogames for adults, the endangering of teenagers, realistic Adventures and the love in the virtual reality.)

Interesting: in May 2002 they already had an interview with him, see: www.amiga-news.de
Turrican mp3´s by Andre Neumann
Thanks to Aky, who cantacted him, we now may present you three fresh mp3-Remixes in the Soundbase.

These were created by Andre Neumann, who has some more remixes from other C64 and Amiga games at his homepage (as well as "normal" music ;) ).
New Hurrican Shots
There are new shots of Hurrican available, this time the Jungle Level is getting Beta-tested. This is going to be the first Level (beside the tutorial) in Hurrican.
Even more Super Turrican mp3s
On request I have now added even more Super Turrican mp3´s.

Get them here.
Vintage glamrock version of the Turrican 1 Title
Added a vintage glamrock version of the Turrican 1 Title to the Soundbase.

If you wonder about the guitar becoming a bit disharmonic later on:
The disharmonics should display the feel of the exhausted guitarplayer near the end of the song.

For the interested: It was played on a Clavia Module. Done by Bram van der Poel, thanks!
Hurrican Beta
The Betatest of the first Level (Turorial) is finished!

Coming up next is the Jungle-Level.

Get screenshots at http://www.poke53280.de.
T2002 Level Contest
Now, after the T2002 Level Contest entry deadline is a while ago, you can vote which T2002-Levels you like best!

I´ll leave the vote open for a while until we have a clear winner.
Super Turrican mp3s
Often requested, finally online:
a selection of the best songs of Super Turrican 1 + 2 (SNES) in mp3-format.

Much more fun to hear, because the original spc-Format didn´t have an end - and so the songs usually looped endless.

Get them, as usual, at the Bonusfiles.

As nearly all mp3s here, the files are hosted at Robert Konrads Turrican Forever Fanpage.
more Cell Phone Turrican
As Gregg Nolan, Associate Brand Manager at THQ Wireless told me, they are developing another Turrican for cell-phones. It should be available late summer 2005 on all major carriers.

The pictures I got look like Turrican 2004 from the Siemens M65.
Turrican Ads
Added some ads of Turrican 1 & 2.

Thanks to Gerald M.-B. for the Turrican 2 Ad!
Turrican III Development Diary
Torsten Giebl has eliminated quite a few misspellings in the Turrican III Development Diary.
Hurrican Beta!
The Poke´s announced that Hurrican ist now going to be beta-tested. This means every level gets tested and finished, one after another, and if we are lucky they even release some screenshots everytime a level is done. I guess this will still take some month, finishing includes a lot of work, e.g. adding missing boss-monsters.
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