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Shrek 2 (Windows)

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Description

The PC game based on the movie Shrek 2 is a 3D platform game with some fighting sequences.

The plot follows that of the movie: newlywed ogre couple Shrek and Princess Fiona travel to Far Far Away to meet Fiona's parents, who don't approve of the marriage. The King then plots with the Fairy Godmother against Shrek, sending an assassin his way.

Playing as Shrek himself, his pal the talking donkey or the cat assassin Puss in Boots, one has to navigate through large levels with occasional platform sequences, beating up enemies and collecting coins. The coins can be traded for potions at drive-through shops scattered around the levels. Nine potions are available, from healing and invisibility potions to ones that freeze enemies or turn them into frogs.

Other extras to be found are four-leaf clovers, which increase maximum health, and wanted posters featuring common fairy tale characters. When three posters have been picked up, a bonus level opens up for more coin collecting.

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Shrek 2 Windows Donkey has his own bandit encounter.
Shrek 2 Windows It doesn't take much to fool Donkey!
Shrek 2 Windows Roy the save fairy introduces himself :)
Shrek 2 Windows Don't stand between Shrek and the giant pumpkin!

Alternate Titles

  • "Шрек 2" -- Russian spelling
  • "שרק 2" -- Hebrew spelling

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Critic Reviews

Miasto Gier Feb 03, 2005 8.8 out of 10 88
Imperium Gier Aug 06, 2004 7 out of 10 70
PC Action Jul 07, 2004 68 out of 100 68
GameStar (Germany) Jun, 2004 63 out of 100 63
PC Zone Benelux Jul, 2004 58 out of 100 58
Gameplay (Benelux) Jul, 2004 55 out of 100 55
GameSpot Jun 03, 2004 4.5 out of 10 45
IGN Jun 07, 2004 3.9 out of 10 39
Jeuxvideo.com Jun 18, 2004 7 out of 20 35
Joystick (French) Jul, 2004 2 out of 10 20

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