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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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There are 9 other screenshots from other versions of this game or official promotional screenshots.

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You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 Screenshot
You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 Magazine Advertisement
You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 Screenshot
You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 Screenshot

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... Chris Martin (1204) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

All Game Guide 1996 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GameSpot Dec 17, 1996 9 out of 10 90
Gamezilla Dec 14, 2000 90 out of 100 90
PC Action Feb 18, 1998 81.5 out of 100 82
Power Play Feb, 1998 80 out of 100 80
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 1998 73 out of 100 73
PC Joker Mar, 1998 71 out of 100 71
PC Games (Germany) Feb 04, 1998 70 out of 100 70


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Sam Tinianow (116) added You Don't Know Jack: Volume 2 (Windows) on Apr 12, 2000
Other platforms contributed by Scaryfun (17842) and Sam Tinianow (116)