Ape Escape 2 (PlayStation 2)

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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.


Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 With the last monkey caught, the level ends.
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 Hit the red telephones to contact Natsumi for help.
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 This Tomato Bird attacks with its claws.
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2 Another level complete!

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

Critic Reviews

Futuregamez.net Apr 28, 2003 90 out of 100 90
Gamesmania.de Mar 12, 2003 86 out of 100 86
Pelit Apr, 2003 85 out of 100 85
GameSpot Jul 02, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
Gameswelt Mar 19, 2003 82 out of 100 82
Svenska PSW (PlayStation World) 2003 8 out of 10 80
Cheat Code Central 2003 4 out of 5 80
Game Freaks 365 2003 7.9 out of 10 79
Entertainmentopia Oct 31, 2003 B 75
Games TM Jan, 2003 7 out of 10 70


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Erwie84 (154) added Ape Escape 2 (PlayStation 2) on Jul 05, 2003