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Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck (Genesis)

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Description

The story in this Chuck Rock game takes up a little while after the end of the first game. As you may remember, Chuck Rock had to rescue his girl, Ophelia from the bad dude Gary Gritter. Well, he was successful in his efforts, and now Chuck and Ophelia are married. Eventually, they have a son, named Junior. Chuck works in a factory, where he develops great skill at carving automobiles out of stone. A rival manufacturer becomes jealous of Chuck's abilities and kidnaps him. Now it is up to Junior to rescue his dad!

The gameplay in this sequel is similar to the first game, but with some minor differences since you are playing as Junior, rather than Chuck. This is a side-scrolling platform game with occasional rock-moving puzzles thrown in. Unlike Chuck, Junior carries a club that gives his attacks further reach.

Screenshots

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck Genesis Swing on the vines
Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck Genesis Another bonus level
Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck Genesis Ozrics title
Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck Genesis A cave man

Alternate Titles

  • "Chuck Rock 2: Son of Chuck" -- Alternate spelling
  • "チャックロックⅡ" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Mega Force Oct, 1993 94 out of 100 94
Player One Oct, 1993 90 out of 100 90
Sega Force Dec 09, 1993 80 out of 100 80
The Video Game Critic Oct 09, 2009 B 75
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 02, 2011 15 out of 20 75
Sega-16.com Jun 11, 2007 4 out of 10 40

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Trivia

Comic

Around the time of the game's release, Core commissioned a comic strip in the long-running UK children's magazine LookIn, centering on the day-to-day lives of Chuck, Ophelia and Junior. As a meta-referential joke, Chuck Jr owned a 'SteggaDrive' console, as a reference to the Genesis' European Mega Drive name. A year later the magazine was closed (after almost 25 years), and the final strip saw Chuck being swept away from his boat, presumed dead but washing up on a tribal island and being revered as a God - as an inexplicable comic touch, mourners at his 'funeral' included then-Prime-Minister John Major.
festershinetop (9481) added Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck (Genesis) on Apr 25, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Bock (156), Kabushi (121621), festershinetop (9481) and quizzley7 (21213)