Kao the Kangaroo Round 2

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Kao the Kangaroo Round 2
Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Coverart.png
PAL region cover art for PS2
Developer(s) Tate Interactive
Publisher(s) Atari, JoWood Productions
Platform(s) Windows
GameCube
PlayStation 2
Xbox
Release date(s) Xbox
  • PAL April 15, 2005
  • NA March 21, 2006
GameCube, PS2
  • PAL April 15, 2005
  • NA March 29, 2006
Windows
  • NA March 21, 2006
Genre(s) Action-adventure
Mode(s) Single-player

Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 is an action-adventure video game released in 2005 by Tate Interactive, and a sequel to Kao The Kangaroo. The game was followed by Kao Challengers.

Plot[edit]

The wicked hunter from the first game returns and Kao and all of his friends in order to take revenge. However, Kao escapes from his ship and must find a way to defeat the hunter and save his friends.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings (Xbox) 61%[1]
(PS2) 60.91%[2]
(GC) 56.92%[3]
(PC) 55%[4]
Metacritic (Xbox) 62/100[5]
(PS2) 58/100[6]
(GC) 57/100[7]
(PC) 55/100[8]
Review scores
Publication Score
GameSpot 6.1/10[9]
GameTrailers 6.1/10[10]
GameZone 7.5/10[11]
IGN 5.5/10[12]
NGC Magazine 59%[13]
Nintendo Power 2.5/10[14]
Play Magazine 54%[15]

Reviews of the game were pretty mixed. GameRankings and Metacritic gave it a score of 61% and 62 out of 100 for the Xbox version,[1][5] 55% and 55 out of 100 for the PC version (based solely on IGN's review[12]),[4][8] 56.92% and 57 out of 100 for the GameCube version,[3][7] and 60.91% and 58 out of 100 for the PlayStation 2 version.[2][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for Xbox". GameRankings. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  2. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for PlayStation 2". GameRankings. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  3. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for GameCube". GameRankings. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  4. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for PC". GameRankings. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  5. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for Xbox Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  6. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Critic Reviews for PlayStation 2". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  7. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo for GameCube Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  8. ^ a b "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  9. ^ Provo, Frank (2006-04-27). "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2 Review". GameSpot. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  10. ^ "Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2, Review (GC)". GameTrailers. April 11, 2006. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  11. ^ Lafferty, Michael (2006-05-02). "Kao The Kangaroo Round 2 - GC - Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on 2009-06-03. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  12. ^ a b Bozon, Mark (2006-05-30). "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2". IGN. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 
  13. ^ "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2". NGC Magazine. May 2005. 
  14. ^ "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2". Nintendo Power 204: 94. May 2006. 
  15. ^ "Kao the Kangaroo Round 2". Play. June 2005. 

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