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You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2

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Macintosh
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Windows
81
4.4
Windows 3.x
76
4.2
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Description

You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 is a sequel to You Don't Know Jack. Like its predecessor, the game imitates a television game show. Each game can consist of seven or twenty-one question rounds. Pressing a key that acts like a "buzzer," each player tries to be the first to answer a trivia question that pops on the screen. Many questions are humorously structured, drawing inspiration from pop culture references. The game's "host" provides jocular commentary during the show.

The sequel adds new gameplay modes: DisOrDat, in which players have to quickly classify words into two or more categories; Celebrity Collect Calls, which features real-life characters asking bizarre questions; and Picture Questions, which adds pictures to the predominantly sound-oriented game.

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Alternate Titles

  • "你不了解杰克2" -- Chinese title (simplified)
  • "You Don't Know Jack" -- German title
  • "YDKJ 2" -- Informal abbreviation

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User Reviews

Hilarious game... Windows Chris Martin (1098)

The Press Says

Game Revolution Macintosh Jun 05, 2004 A- 91
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows 3.x Feb, 1997 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
All Game Guide Windows 1996 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameStar (Germany) Windows Apr, 1999 85 out of 100 85
PC Action Windows Feb 18, 1998 81.5 out of 100 82
Power Play Windows 3.x Feb, 1998 80 out of 100 80
PC Player (Germany) Windows Feb, 1998 73 out of 100 73
PC Player (Germany) Windows 3.x Feb, 1998 73 out of 100 73
PC Joker Windows 3.x Mar, 1998 71 out of 100 71
PC Joker Windows Mar, 1998 71 out of 100 71

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