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Pandemonium 2

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation
83
3.6
PS Vita
...
5.0
Windows
82
3.3
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Description

In this sequel to Pandemonium, the player once again controls the young aspiring sorceress Nikki and the court jester Fargus with his puppet buddy Sid. It is the year of Cheese, and the advent of the Comet of Infinite Possibilities is foretold by the great prophet Nosewasinit. Naturally, Nikki and Fargus are interested in this comet; but they are not the only ones. The evil Goon Queen Zorrscha wants to use the comet for her own plans, so our heroes have to reach it first...

The gameplay is similar to that of the first game; despite the 3D graphics, the gameplay mechanics are those of 2D platformers. The player can select Nikki or Fargus for each level. Each of the two has different abilities. For example, Nikki can jump higher, while Fargus can use his puppet Sid for a variety of attacks. The characters can also acquire power-ups, such as fire and lightning ranged attacks for Nikki or various Sid enhancements for Fargus. There are also level-specific items and vehicles the heroes will encounter on their way.

Screenshots

Pandemonium 2 Windows Switching to Fargus on the world map
Pandemonium 2 PlayStation Title screen
Pandemonium 2 PlayStation Nikki is jumping in grass
Pandemonium 2 Windows World map - intro into totally psychedelic areas

Alternate Titles

  • "Miracle Jumpers" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Consoles Plus PlayStation Dec, 1997 93 out of 100 93
PC Games (Germany) Windows May 06, 1998 87 out of 100 87
PC Jeux Windows Mar, 1998 87 out of 100 87
PC Action Windows May 20, 1998 87 out of 100 87
Video Games PlayStation Oct, 1997 86 out of 100 86
Gamezone (Germany) PlayStation Apr 26, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
Gamezilla PlayStation 1997 83 out of 100 83
GameStar (Germany) Windows Feb, 1998 80 out of 100 80
PC Joker Windows Mar, 1998 79 out of 100 79
Gamesmania.de Windows 1997 75 out of 100 75

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Trivia

Pandemonium 2 and its prequel, Pandemonium!, were released in Japan as Magical Hoppers 2 and Magical Hoppers, respectively. The biggest changes in the Japanese version included brand new main characters and slightly (more like subtle) different stage layouts.

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