Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy

Game Overview

Only one person may hold the secrets to undoing your friend's transformations. Together you must now take on these endeavors. From the makers of Crash Bandicoot comes Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy, a 3D platformer with a twist. Collect Power Cells, destroy enemies and bash crates in amazingly detailed and lush environments, where everything is seemingly connected and your every action can make all the difference.

The Bottom Line

While exploring some ancient ruins on a forbidden island off the coast, Jak's best friend, Daxter, is knocked into a vat of Dark Eco--a terrifying and deadly substance that could corrupt the world forever--transforming him into a weasel-like rodent.

The village sage, Samos Hagai, tells Jak that there's only one person who holds the secrets to transforming Daxter back. Now the pair must set out on a quest in search of a wise old sage who has the power to restore Daxter to his former self.

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Expert Reviews

GameSpot review logo

While it generally lacks originality, its tight execution and heavy action elements ensure that things never become dull.

GameZone review logo

The gameplay is what makes Jak and Daxter what it is: a masterpiece.

IGN review logo

It has that magical feeling that not all games can possess and it's just flat out a joy to play...One of the few games that I can't help but smile and have fun when I'm playing...A true 3D platform/adventure masterpiece.

Game Specs

Vibration Function

691 kb




ESRB Game Ratings

ESRB Rating of "E"
This game is Rated: Everyone
Content is most suitable for children ages 6 and up. This game may contain some cartoons or fantasy characters and potentially mild violence or language.
Content Descriptors:
Animated Violence
Game Info
Platform:Sony Playstation 2
Release Date:12/4/2001
Publisher:Sony Computer Entertainment
Developer:Naughty Dog Software
ESRB Rating:E

Recent Customer Reviews

A Great, Easy Game

If you love action/adventure, buy this. You won't regret it.
Published 2459 days ago by mfluderx

My First PS2 Game... Aww

A good, fun, basic platformer, it is a great investment for a fun time. It is not earthshattering,...
Published 2870 days ago by anastacya

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