Ty the Tasmanian Tiger is a 3D character action game set in the Australian outback. The player assumes the role of Ty the Tasmanian Tiger and sets out to defeat the evil boss Cass (a Cassowary bird hating mammals) who is after five magical talismans.
Gameplay includes mostly platforming. Ty can also swim and dive underwater and ride a giant hog. Along the way the player will rescue friends, collect opals and defeat bad guys with boomerangs and a nasty set of chompers.