Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows

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Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows
Disney's PK - Out of the Shadows Coverart.png
North American cover art for PlayStation 2
Developer(s) Ubisoft Montreal
Publisher(s) Ubisoft
Distributor(s) Disney Interactive
Platform(s) Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2
Release date(s) PlayStation 2
  • EU October 4, 2002
GameCube
  • EU November 29, 2002
  • NA December 3, 2002 [2]
Genre(s) Action-adventure game
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer

Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows, also known as Disney's Donald Duck PK or simply PK, is an action-adventure video game released in 2002 by Ubisoft. It stars Donald Duck as Paperinik or "PK" as he battles the Evron Empire.

Plot[edit]

Donald Duck works as a security guard in the Ducklair Tower. He falls asleep and starts dreaming of Daisy Duck and his nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie teasing him. He wishes he was a superhero. An artificial intelligence agrees to help him. He is given a future technological weapon, a new voice and the new name PK. PK is out to stop the aliens named Evronians and save the earth.

Voice cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings (GC) 53.68%[3]
(PS2) 51.41%[4]
Metacritic (PS2) 49/100[5]
(GC) 46/100[6]
Review scores
Publication Score
Game Informer 4.75 / 10[7]
GameSpot 3.2 / 10[8]
GameSpy (PS2) 62%[9]
(GC) 2/5 stars[10]
GameZone (GC) 6 / 10[11]
(PS2) 5.4 / 10[12]
IGN 4 / 10[13][14]
Nintendo Power 3.3 / 5[15]
Nintendo World Report 4 / 10[16]
Official PlayStation Magazine (US) 2.5/5 stars[17]
PlayStation Magazine 7 / 10[18]
X-Play 2/5 stars[19]

The game was met with very mixed to negative reception. GameRankings and Metacritic gave it a score of 51.41% and 49 out of 100 for the PlayStation 2 version,[4][5] and 53.68% and 46 out of 100 for the GameCube version.[3][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows Release Information for PlayStation 2". GameFAQs. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows Release Information for GameCube". GameFAQs. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows for GameCube". GameRankings. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows for PlayStation 2". GameRankings. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows for PlayStation 2 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  6. ^ a b "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows for GameCube Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  7. ^ Mason, Lisa (March 2003). "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows (GC)". Game Informer (119): 85. Archived from the original on February 12, 2008. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  8. ^ Tracy, Tim (January 17, 2003). "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows Review". GameSpot. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  9. ^ Steinberg, Steve (November 21, 2002). "PK Out of the Shadows (PS2)". GameSpy. Archived from the original on December 12, 2004. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  10. ^ Steinberg, Scott (January 28, 2003). "GameSpy: Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows (GCN)". GameSpy. Archived from the original on February 20, 2006. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  11. ^ Bedigian, Louis (December 27, 2002). "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows - GC - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on December 11, 2008. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  12. ^ Knutson, Michael (November 13, 2002). "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows - PS2 - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on October 4, 2008. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  13. ^ Smith, David (November 7, 2002). "Disney's PK [Out of the Shadows] Review (PS2)". IGN. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  14. ^ Smith, David (February 10, 2003). "Disney's PK [Out of the Shadows] (GCN)". IGN. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  15. ^ "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows". Nintendo Power 165: 155. February 2003. 
  16. ^ Shih, Ed (February 4, 2003). "PK: Out of the Shadows". Nintendo World Report. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  17. ^ Steinman, Gary (December 2002). "Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows". Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine: 158. Archived from the original on June 29, 2004. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 
  18. ^ "Review: Disney's PK: Out of the Shadows". PSM: 42. January 2003. 
  19. ^ Kane, Brad (December 16, 2002). "'PK: Out of the Shadows' (PS2) Review". X-Play. Archived from the original on December 22, 2002. Retrieved November 25, 2014. 

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