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Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 is a third-person perspective platform game about a young, cute, yellow kangaroo, who saves animals from the hands of the evil Hunter and his equally evil colleagues. In order to bribe the guard and get aboard Hunter's ship, Kao must collect lots of coins scattered throughout the game. The main character can fight with his boxing gloves and can throw lethal boomerangs.

The game consists of 25 levels in 5 different worlds. Playing through the levels, the player must jump over platforms, make difficult leaps, and fight about 30 different types of enemies, free captured friends and solve many puzzles. Occasionally Kao will get to ride a vehicle like a barrel or a snowmobile.

Kao can also find purple crystals, which can be spent to buy minigames to play. There are also stars - collecting 50 of them will upgrade one of Kao's abilities, e.g. giving him the ability to stomp on the ground to defeat enemies around him. A rarely encountered item is a winged helmet, which, when grabbed, allows Kao to fly for a short while.


Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Windows Sad Kao
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Windows Prepare to fight the gnome !
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Windows Killer bees
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Windows Old man with hammer

Promo Images

Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Screenshot
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Screenshot
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Screenshot
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Kao 2" -- Informal title
  • "Kangurek Kao: Runda 2" -- Polish title

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Critic Reviews

games xtreme PlayStation 2 Apr 06, 2005 9.5 out of 10 95
IC-Games Xbox Mar 13, 2005 83 out of 100 83
GameZone GameCube May 03, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
64 Power / big.N / N Games GameCube Dec, 2004 70 out of 100 70
GameSpot GameCube Apr 27, 2006 6.1 out of 10 61 GameCube Feb 17, 2005 12 out of 20 60
GameStar (Germany) Windows Nov, 2004 60 out of 100 60 Xbox Feb 03, 2005 12 out of 20 60
X-Power Xbox Jan 26, 2005 6 out of 10 60 Windows Jan 23, 2007 11 out of 20 55


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  • KAO2 (Official website)
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