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Ape Escape 2 (PlayStation 2)

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Description

Ape Escape 2 is the sequel to Ape Escape. In this platform game it's your goal to catch all the apes jumping, walking and flying around the diverse levels the game has to offer.

A large arsenal of gadgets can be used to make it all a little easier, with the catching net being the most important weapons of them all. Other gadgets include a RC Car, to drive over monkey's and collect objects, an Ape Radar, to detect the nearest monkey, a baseball bat, to hit monkeys unconscious, and a magnet, to move certain objects in the maps.

Your quest is to catch all monkeys in the levels and to stop the evil Specter from taking over the world. All monkeys in the levels are somewhat unique with their own character abilities and their unique name. Some monkeys just sit on their place, while others attack you with projectiles or run away quickly.

Screenshots

Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 The windmill blades here are shaped like bananas.
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 Specter suggests his plan to Natsume and Hikaru.
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 Plenty of wide spaces for you to explore!
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 Uh oh! Spotted!

Alternate Titles

  • "Saru! Get You! 2" -- Japanese Title

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User Reviews

Not as good as the original, but worth a look. James Kirk (159) unrated
A lot of fun, and what's wrong with that? Searly (30) 3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars

The Press Says

Digital Entertainment News (den) Jul 20, 2003 92 out of 100 92
GamesAreFun.com (GAF) Aug 01, 2003 9 out of 10 90
4Players.de Mar 13, 2003 86 out of 100 86
GameSpot Jul 02, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
Gameswelt Mar 19, 2003 82 out of 100 82
GameCell UK 2003 8 out of 10 80
Fragland.net Jun 04, 2003 78 out of 100 78
Jeuxvideo.com Mar 19, 2003 15 out of 20 75
Entertainmentopia Oct 31, 2003 B 75
Games TM Jan, 2003 7 out of 10 70

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Erwie84 (155) added Ape Escape 2 (PlayStation 2) on Jul 05, 2003