Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast or JK2 is an action video game that was first released in 2002. The game’s story takes in the Star Wars universe just after the storyline of Mysteries of the Sith. The players take the role of Kyle Katarn, who was formerly an imperial officer and now works with the Rebel Alliance. The main objective of the game is to beat Desann, a dark jedi.
The game is played in first person and third person shooter perspectives. The player is given different weapons to use including force powers, firearms, and lightsabers. The health of the character can be monitored with the health meter that is shown on the game screen. The enemies get harder to beat as the game progresses. Star Wars JK II Jedi Outcast also features a multiplayer mode. In this game mode, the players are split into two teams – the dark side and the light side. Players who are part of the light side have healing and protection powers, while players on the dark side have abilities that are more hostile.
Other features included in the game are the following:
• Lightsaber duels for melee combat
• Fluid character animation