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Jak II (PlayStation 2)

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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

The Press Says

AceGamez 2003 10 out of 10 100
VGPub 2004 9.6 out of 10 96
GameLemon Feb 16, 2004 9.3 out of 10 93
Boomtown Nov 03, 2003 9 out of 10 90
TotalPlayStation Oct 27, 2003 8.5 out of 10 85 Jun, 2005 8.4 out of 10 84
Just RPG 2003 82 out of 100 82
GameCell UK 2003 7 out of 10 70
Game Over Online Jan 07, 2004 70 out of 100 70
Gaming Age 2003 B- 67


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1001 Video Games

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


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 (10772) added Jak II (PlayStation 2) on Oct 14, 2003