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TY the Tasmanian Tiger 2: Bush Rescue (GameCube)

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Description

TY the Tasmanian Tiger 2 is a 3D Platformer with an Australian theme. The player takes the role of TY, a Tasmanian tiger, armed with sharp teeth and boomerangs a-plenty. On TY's quest to defeat the evil Boss Cass and his army of cold-blooded Frilled Lizards, he must assist the colorful residents of Burramudgee Town and the Southern Rivers, who include a tree frog, a lyre bird, a platypus family, some kangaroos and more koalas than you can shake a didgeridoo at.

While most of the game is standard platform fare, there are some diversions. Notably, there are a number of cart racing tracks which can be played with a friend. Additionally, there are missions that will place the player in giant robots, each with a different speciality (one is good at battle, one can put out fires, one is a submarine, etc.).

There are many comedic quirks, having the players throw electrified boomerangs at robotic dinosaurs in the Outback, then send them up in a helicopter to rescue sheep stranded by a flood, then have them clear a road following a traffic accident. And finally, to top it all off, the save/continue points are outhouses.

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There are 6 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "TY der Tasmanische Tiger 2: Die Bumerang-Gang" -- German title
  • "Ty 2: Le Tigre de Tasmanie - OpĂ©ration Sauvetage" -- French title
  • "Ty 2" -- Informal name

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The Press Says

1UP Oct 29, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Digital Entertainment News (den) Nov 10, 2004 7.9 out of 10 79
PGNx Media Oct 25, 2004 7.6 out of 10 76
GameZone Oct 20, 2004 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Oct 12, 2004 7 out of 10 70
GamerDad Nov 17, 2004 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
4Players.de Jan 11, 2005 70 out of 100 70
GameSpot Oct 15, 2004 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Oct 27, 2004 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 08, 2004 10 out of 20 50

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Kalrac (394) added TY the Tasmanian Tiger 2: Bush Rescue (GameCube) on Dec 22, 2004
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