Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation 2
57
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Wii
56
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Description

In this newest 3D Indiana Jones adventure, the famed archaeologist finds himself once again searching for "fortune and glory" by seeking the fabled Staff of Kings, the staff that Moses used to part the Red Sea.

Set in 1939, Indy's adventures take him across the globe through areas such as San Francisco, Istanbul, Odin and Panama, and he races against time to find the religious artifact before the Nazis do.

The game features highly interactive backgrounds (called "Hot Sets") that allow Indiana Jones to utilize a large number of items and environments that are used to subdue his foes. In addition to his whip, Indy can use his revolver to take out foes in an arcade style shooting mode, and ride vehicles or animals in certain action sequences. Quick Time Events also make up certain action and chase moments, requiring quick timing to get through perilous situations. Multi-player modes are also available, allowing players to re-enact scenes from the movies, or battle against each other.

While the game is the same for all platforms, the Wii version. uses motion controls to simulate Indy's fists, whip, and gun. In addition the Wii includes an exclusive emulation of the classic PC title Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis.

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Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings PlayStation 2 Menu screen.
Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings PlayStation 2 Title screen.

Alternate Titles

  • "Indiana Jones und der Stab der K├Ânige" -- German title
  • "Indiana Jones et le Sceptre des Rois" -- French title

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Critic Reviews

Nintendo Life Wii Aug 23, 2009 6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars 60
UOL Jogos PlayStation 2 Jun 22, 2009 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Worth Playing PlayStation 2 Aug 04, 2009 5.5 out of 10 55
PSX Extreme PlayStation 2 Jul 09, 2009 5.4 out of 10 54
Play.tm Wii Jun 30, 2009 50 out of 100 50
Game Informer Magazine Wii Jul, 2009 5 out of 10 50
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii Jun 15, 2009 5 out of 10 50
NZGamer Wii Jun 23, 2009 4.5 out of 10 45
Sci-Fi Online (The Sci-Fi Channel) Wii 2009 4 out of 10 40
GameSpot Wii Jun 22, 2009 3.5 out of 10 35

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