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Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy

MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
78
3.6
Windows
79
3.6
Xbox
77
4.2
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Description

Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy is the sequel to Star Wars: Jedi Knight II - Jedi Outcast. The player is cast as Jaden Korr, a padawan at the Jedi Academy taught by Luke Skywalker and Kyle Katarn. Both the character and his lightsaber are to be created at the beginning of the game. Throughout the game, the player will acquire several force powers and weapons, such as lightning and the Tenlos Disruptor Rifle. As he progresses through the different missions, he may be seduced by the dark side of the Force...

Screenshots

Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows Jedi Wins
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows "Pull back the hand while it's still attached boy"
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows I've got a bad feeling about this...
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows Cut scenes and cinematics use the game engine.

Alternate Titles

  • "杰迪武士:杰迪学院" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Tempting the dark side can be, yes ! Windows Emmanuel Henne (26)
More of the Same, and why that's good and bad. Windows Terrence Bosky (5234)
A less than perfect romp through the Star Wars universe tied together with a sham of a story Windows Lev Epshteyn (11)
The best simulation of awesome power yet on a PC Windows Andreas SJ (22)
Expands on the best bits of its predecessor Windows Cyberzed (43)
Great graphics, fast gameplay, mixed feelings on this one Windows bb bb (33)
The new lightsabers don't make up for the terrible plot, cutscenes and voice acting. Windows kbmb (399)
The most disappointing of the series. Windows James Kirk (159)
A great game, but it brings out the worst in people during multiplayer online Windows bowser724 (26)
Star Wars games should be more than this Windows Jester236 (39)

The Press Says

PC Zone Windows Sep 17, 2003 8.9 out of 10 89
ActionTrip Windows Sep 16, 2003 87 out of 100 87
Gamesmania Windows Sep 26, 2003 85 out of 100 85
GameSpot Windows Sep 15, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
GameZone Xbox Nov 28, 2003 8.2 out of 10 82
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Oct, 2003 81 out of 100 81
JeuxMac.com Macintosh May, 2004 4 out of 5 80
Eurogamer.net (UK) Windows Oct 02, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Worth Playing Xbox Feb 05, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Clubic Windows Sep 25, 2003 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Trivia

Manual error (pg 30): the DL-44 Heavy Blaster Pistol (the default blaster) does have an ammo type: the Blaster Pack and the alternate attack (charging the blaster for a powerful shot) does work in the single player game.

Related Web Sites

  • Clan Mod (A Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy Multiplayer Modification. On these forums you can chat with developers of different mods who are helping to compile this mod. )
  • Graduate Summa Cum Lightsaber (An Apple Games article about the Macintosh version of Jedi Academy, with commentary being provided by Producer Brett Tosti (December, 2003).)
  • Lucas Arts: Jedi Academy (Official site.)
Contributed to by Corn Popper (69755), James Kirk (159) and Kabushi (126305)