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Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy

MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
78
3.6
Windows
78
3.6
Xbox
77
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Description

Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy is the sequel to Star Wars: Jedi Knight II - Jedi Outcast. The player is cast as Jaden Korr, a padawan at the Jedi Academy taught by Luke Skywalker and Kyle Katarn. Both the character and his lightsaber are to be created at the beginning of the game. Throughout the game, the player will acquire several force powers and weapons, such as lightning and the Tenlos Disruptor Rifle. As he progresses through the different missions, he may be seduced by the dark side of the Force...

Screenshots

Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows How cliche is the FPS sniper rifle?  So cliche that even Jedi Knights carry them around now.
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows After each mission you get a breakdown of your performance.
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows Cut scenes and cinematics use the game engine.
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy Windows I've got a bad feeling about this...

Alternate Titles

  • "杰迪武士:杰迪学院" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Tempting the dark side can be, yes ! Windows Emmanuel Henne (26)
More of the Same, and why that's good and bad. Windows Terrence Bosky (5236)
A less than perfect romp through the Star Wars universe tied together with a sham of a story Windows Lev Epshteyn (11)
The best simulation of awesome power yet on a PC Windows Andreas SJ (22)
Expands on the best bits of its predecessor Windows Cyberzed (43)
Great graphics, fast gameplay, mixed feelings on this one Windows bb bb (33)
The new lightsabers don't make up for the terrible plot, cutscenes and voice acting. Windows kbmb (399)
The most disappointing of the series. Windows James Kirk (159)
A great game, but it brings out the worst in people during multiplayer online Windows bowser724 (26)
Star Wars games should be more than this Windows Jester236 (39)

The Press Says

GameStar (Germany) Windows Sep, 2003 90 out of 100 90
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Sep 19, 2003 17 out of 20 85
Game Informer Magazine Xbox Jan, 2004 8 out of 10 80
IGN Xbox Nov 19, 2003 8 out of 10 80
AppleLinks.Com Macintosh Jan 25, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Armchair Empire, The Xbox Dec 20, 2003 7.9 out of 10 79
2404.org PC Gaming Windows Oct 16, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Worth Playing Xbox Feb 05, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox Nov 26, 2003 13 out of 20 65
Withingames Windows Sep 24, 2003 3 out of 5 60

Forums

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Trivia

Vjun and Bast Castle were first seen in Dark Empire II (which must be a different timeline since the events in Dark Empire II were also roughly ten years after Endor).

Related Web Sites

  • Clan Mod (A Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy Multiplayer Modification. On these forums you can chat with developers of different mods who are helping to compile this mod. )
  • Graduate Summa Cum Lightsaber (An Apple Games article about the Macintosh version of Jedi Academy, with commentary being provided by Producer Brett Tosti (December, 2003).)
  • Lucas Arts: Jedi Academy (Official site.)
Contributed to by Corn Popper (69503), James Kirk (159) and Kabushi (120910)