Jak II (PlayStation 2)

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Description

After completing their quest from the original title, Jak and Daxter are shot into another time and space and the future of their planet, and everything is different. The two are split up, with Jak thrown into jail by Baron Praxis, the ruler of Haven City. For two years Jak is experimented on with dark Eco, turning him into almost Hulk like character, mean and filled with rage.

Rescued by Daxter, the two must set off and find away to shut down the operation and get revenge for Jak's uncontrollable change. Along the way they will meet new friends and deadly enemies, but at least now Jak has something special on his side: weapons, and lots of them.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Jak II: Renegade" -- European title
  • "Jak II: Hors La Loi" -- French title
  • "Jak II: El Renegado" -- Spanish title

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User Reviews

A really good sequel game of Jak & Daxter. Emre AKI (2) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

PGNx Media Nov 04, 2004 9.5 out of 10 95
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2003 9.25 out of 10 92
The Next Level Jan 02, 2004 A- 91
GamingTrend 2003 543 out of 600 90
Eurogamer.net (UK) Aug 10, 2003 9 out of 10 90
Just RPG 2003 82 out of 100 82
Game Over Online Jan 07, 2004 70 out of 100 70
Jeuxvideo.com Oct 16, 2003 14 out of 20 70
GameCell UK 2003 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Oct 14, 2003 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Jak II appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Difficulty

Possibly due to the incredible level of difficulty, the game included an unadvertised feature that made challenges and missions easier if you failed them repeatedly.

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Kartanym (10764) added Jak II (PlayStation 2) on Oct 14, 2003