A spin-off of Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, Jedi Academy allows players to create their own Jedi, train in the Academy under the tutelage of Luke Skywalker and Kyle Katarn and ultimately choose to follow the path of the Light Side or the Dark Side of the Force. The game is powered by the same version of the Quake III engine used in its predecessor, Jedi Outcast, containing modifications to the Quake code to give a third-person view and new lightsaber effects (Jedi Knight II had these 3rd person effects as well). Players have the ability to construct their own lightsaber by choosing the hilt style and blade color. After completing certain objectives, new saber styles become available including the ability to wield two independent sabers in a style known as Jar'Kai, once used by Anakin Skywalker during the closing fight in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, or the double-bladed lightsaber (also known as a "saber staff").

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Evolution of Combat III latest release

Evolution of Combat III latest release

Jan 21, 2013 0 comments

There is a modification being created by the name of "Evolution of Combat". This modification , ladies and gentlemen is a gift from Serenity and a few...

Full Jedi Academy and Jedi Outcast Source code released!

Full Jedi Academy and Jedi Outcast Source code released!

Apr 3, 2013 20 comments

Full Jedi Academy and Jedi Outcast source code released, Modders rejoice!

Introducing JKHub

Introducing JKHub

Aug 27, 2012 6 comments

For the past year, over 150 players have been working on the creation of the Jedi Knight Hub. JKHub is an attempt to create a central website for all...

jedi academy

jedi academy

Jun 4, 2015 2 comments

hi, I want to create simple mod about stormtroopers. Where you fight for empire against rebel scum.

Jedi Academy Source Code Released

Jedi Academy Source Code Released

May 7, 2013 2 comments

All Jedi Academy and Outcast fans, its time to party. Raven Software, after 10 years, has finally released the source code to both games.

New maps..

New maps..

Jun 5, 2011 4 comments

Sith-J-Cull: Just letting anyone watching that I am still working away on JKA maps, with Tatooine and Kamino II in the works...

Testing Systems needed

Testing Systems needed

May 4, 2013 44 comments

In short I would like to get a picture what the average gamer system looks like. If you would like to play this mod, please tell me what your system specifications...

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 MovieBattles II is pulsing!
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

MovieBattles II is pulsing!

Dec 6, 2008 Movie Battles II 2 comments

Development is a time consuming effort. While we could be spending our time promoting our mod, we feel that it's better to spend it on actually perfecting...

 Simple Anti-Cheat (SAC)
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Simple Anti-Cheat (SAC)

Aug 28, 2009 Movie Battles II 2 comments

In multiple forum threads scattered in our boards, it has been revealed a new system will take the place of the current (weak and restricted I might add...

'Lucky' Friday Update: August 13, 2010
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

'Lucky' Friday Update: August 13, 2010

Aug 13, 2010 Gunslinger's Academy 0 comments

HDR is demonstrated. Also: New website and forums, new RPG skin, and more information about next week's patch.

(Late) Friday Update November 18th, 2011 + Open House #2 Announcement
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

(Late) Friday Update November 18th, 2011 + Open House #2 Announcement

Nov 19, 2011 Gunslinger's Academy 1 comment

A recap of everything going on in the past few weeks, as well as new details on upcoming features that will be ready for the upcoming open house.

(Late) Friday Update: Febuary 3rd, 2012
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

(Late) Friday Update: Febuary 3rd, 2012

Feb 4, 2012 Gunslinger's Academy 1 comment

Yeah, we've been neglecting to do these. Ever since 2.4.0, we've been in development frenzy, constantly adding tons of new stuff to the game. But today...

0.1.1 Is Out!
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0.1.1 Is Out!

Jan 18, 2008 Open Jedi Project Enhanced 0 comments

Yes after much waiting and alot of changes in the OJP community, we've released 0.1.1. This build was originally meant for forum goers and beta testers...

1-Minute Teaser for Upcoming OJP Cinematic Trailer
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1-Minute Teaser for Upcoming OJP Cinematic Trailer

May 2, 2007 Open Jedi Project Enhanced 7 comments

A teaser for a cinematic trailer of the Open Jedi Project: Enhanced mod for Jedi Academy is now available! The OJP:Enhanced community has been hard at...

2010 - Progress
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

2010 - Progress

Feb 26, 2010 Star Wars: Movie Duels - The Original Trilogy 6 comments

Great Support from Fans = Great Progress. You guys have done a great job at encouraging me, and supporting me, this really helps make the mod look great.

3D Dallam Bording House V0.5 Walkthrough Commentary
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3D Dallam Bording House V0.5 Walkthrough Commentary

Aug 25, 2008 DALLAM BOARDING HOUSE 0 comments

This is a video commentary walkthrough of my Dallam map V0.5 of the game Star Wars Jedi Academy.

A Warm Welcome.
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

A Warm Welcome.

Jun 14, 2012 The Dark Pastime 5 comments

Several new screenshots of one of the largest maps in the DP modification, as well as some additional information regarding the development.

Anarmarian Docks
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Anarmarian Docks

Sep 30, 2011 The Dark Pastime 1 comment

Some new screenshots of Anarmar locations - the spaceport, where You learn that the path You walk is not an easy one (as always).

August Update
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August Update

Aug 29, 2014 The Dark Pastime 2 comments

Kyle Katarn Update, New Objects, New Droid, Star Wars references.

Autumn Update
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Autumn Update

Oct 29, 2013 The Dark Pastime 1 comment

The Dark Pastime Forum; Models: Bith v.2, Imperial Female Officer v.3 and more.

Balance of Power Announced!
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Balance of Power Announced!

Jan 31, 2012 Movie Battles II 3 comments

Balance of Power is not a gametype you see often at all. In our variant the map relies on a single central capture point similar to those used in Conquest...

Battle Over Coruscant
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Battle Over Coruscant

Dec 28, 2011 Movie Battles II 2 comments

Now that RC and other maps are released, I have focused on finishing up Battle Over Coruscant started by Darth Norman. I do have to say, that it is one...

Battle Over Coruscant Preview and a Merry Christmas!
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Battle Over Coruscant Preview and a Merry Christmas!

Dec 22, 2008 Movie Battles II 4 comments

In an attempt to keep everyone updated, here is another update on Movie Battles II. Similar to that of the Death Star RC2 preview, we now have a preview...

Beta Testing!
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Beta Testing!

Sep 2, 2009 Star Wars: Movie Duels II 3 comments

Star Wars Movie Duels 2 has moved into its last part of the development. A week ago the Beta testing started. A team of 5 persons are doing there best...

Build 19 Now Available at ModDB!
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Build 19 Now Available at ModDB!

Jan 6, 2008 Movie Battles II 3 comments

Our latest build is now available for download through ModDB.

Cardboard Tube Showdown X-mas update
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Cardboard Tube Showdown X-mas update

Dec 12, 2003 Cardboard Tube Showdown 7 comments

I have updated the Cardboard Tube Showdown MOD website and the modDB profile for it with a load of new goodies. In this update are a new characters, weapons...

Chandrillans don't like BIG files!
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Chandrillans don't like BIG files!

Mar 23, 2015 The Jedi Academy Texture Overhaul 5 comments

Nobody enjoys downloading huge files, right? Update 0.3.1b is uploaded and it's smaller than ever before! Better compression, HQ and Lite-versions, updated...

Changing Host
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Changing Host

Jul 26, 2002 Dark Forces: A Mod for Jedi Academy 0 comments

For all those following The Dark Forces MOD for Jedi Knight II it shall be moving to JediKnightII.net this weekend. So be sure to keep update your bookmarks...

Chapter I coming soon
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Chapter I coming soon

Feb 17, 2015 The Dark Pastime 10 comments

DP: Chapter I details, new additions to DP (models)

Cinematics screens
Star Wars: Jedi Academy

Cinematics screens

Mar 21, 2008 Super Sword : Jedi Academy Conversion 6 comments

The beta version will "probably" be out soon (maybe 1 more week; yet its a big baby of 280Mo) I need to test it and write a readme.

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Developer
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Engine
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Release Date
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