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.

Changes From Jedi Outcast to Jedi Academy

  • Your character, Jaden, can be male or female and is customizable. For example, you can choose from several lightsaber colors and hilt types as well as from several species:
  • - Twi'lek female
    - Kel Dor male
    - Human male or female
    - Zabrak female
    - Rodian male

  • New Force Powers in single player; Force Absorb, Force Protect, Force Drain, and Force Rage (these powers were available in Jedi Outcast's multiplayer game, but not in the single player game.)
  • New lightsaber combat moves including katas, wall gripping, and acrobatics.
  • Four new weapons: DL-44 Blaster Pistol and Stouker Concussion Rifle, Saberstaff (double bladed lightsaber) and dual sabers. A variety of saber hilts are also available.
  • New vehicles and vehicle-based levels, including Tauntauns and speeder bikes.
  • Power Duel mode: Players join as an individual or as a team of two. The individual has more health and Force power in exchange for being at a disadvantage in numbers.
  • Siege Mode: Players work to complete goals and stop the other team from completing their goals.
  • AI NPCs (not just bots, as before) in Multiplayer.
  • Decreased limitations on world objects in Multiplayer, enhancing modding possibilities (and making coop play theoretically possible).
  • Various bugfixes, gameplay tweaks and subtle changes (especially to the Multiplayer component).
  • Enhanced rendering of the Quake III: Team Arena engine, including dynamic glow features.
  • Removal of the First Person Lightsaber view that can be found in both Jedi Knight and Jedi Outcast.
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About Stargate Event Horizon with 0 comments by LordMerek on Feb 19th, 2015

Its been over 6 years since the initial release of the Stargate Event Horizon mod and let me just say that this is one of the best developed stargate mods for Jedi Academy... ever! No seriously, if you don't think that you are a communist. Right Teal'c?

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Anyways, In june of 2014, I re-introduced the Stargate Event Horizon mod to the Jk3 community after it being lost somewhere along the way (that is, after I got permission from the mod developers to do so) and also rebirthed the Horizon Studios community as a way of reintroducing the mod and telling the community "Hey guys, come back and lets try this again...!" because what was the point of developing a mod since the near start of a game only not to see it through the end? I felt that my june releases of the SG-EH mod didn't do anybody (especially the mod developers) justice as I just threw it together like they did back in 2008. So I am going to be re-releasing the Stargate Event Horizon mod in March or April (yet again) for one final fixed release with completely original content.

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As for SGEHv2, I haven't had time to work on anything substantial due to the lingering (over my head) fact that the jk3 is slowly dying. I will do my best to release substantial work this summer! Stay tuned for more.

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SCP: Chaos OPS

SCP: Chaos OPS

Dec 29, 2014 Demo 5 comments

This is a video of a mod of jedi academy. This mod change many weapons and add a lot of npc news. Este es un vide de un mod para jedi academy. Este mod...

JOA v3 Full Version
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JOA v3 Full Version

Dec 26, 2014 Jedi Outcast - Academy Full Version 0 comments

Hopefully the final release of my JOA mod. This mod lets you play Outcast's campaign in Academy's engine, some bonuses included. Requires ownership of...

Moviebattles II V1.1 Full
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Moviebattles II V1.1 Full

Dec 21, 2014 Movie Battles II Full Version 2 comments

This is the full release for V1.1 It is suitable for Linux, Windows and MacOS systems, including server hosts.

Ultimate Force Icons Mod v.2.01b
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Ultimate Force Icons Mod v.2.01b

Oct 20, 2014 Ultimate Force Icons Mod v.2.01b Other 0 comments

A mod fr JKA that changes the appereance of Force Power icons and the SP menus. Force Power icons are animated with proper effect files.Now you can add...

Moviebattles II V1.0.1 Patch
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Moviebattles II V1.0.1 Patch

Aug 5, 2014 Movie Battles II Patch 7 comments

This is the incremental update for V1.0. It is suitable for Linux, Windows and MacOS systems, including server hosts.

Moviebattles II V1.0 Full
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Moviebattles II V1.0 Full

Jul 19, 2014 Movie Battles II Full Version 16 comments

This is the full release for V1.0 It is suitable for Linux, Windows and MacOS systems, including server hosts.

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LordMerek Jun 5 2014, 1:21am says: +2 votes     reply to comment
Santi95.95 Nov 14 2013, 1:16pm says:

just asking i have kotf mod how do i add npc's in multiplayer

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LordMerek Jul 20 2014, 7:42pm replied:

the same as any mod I suppose. Open up the console and type \npc spawn player (replace player with the npc name)

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Lenron_Kanteer Oct 25 2013, 8:11pm says:

Would there be a Mandalorian Campaign for the Star Wars: Jedi Academy game?

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Lenron_Kanteer Oct 25 2013, 8:55pm replied:

There is a another mandalorian who would like to be my mandalorian partner in a a mod called Jacen Ordo. I'm a unofficial member still working on his costume. I am Lenron Kanteer.

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lex33 Oct 10 2013, 11:48am says:

I found the download link of a old mod for Jedi academy, The Dark forces Mod if someone feels interested here is: Jkhub.org

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Guest Sep 30 2013, 2:35am says:

by any chance anyway to increase the height the jedi and sith can jump?? i hate the fact that the AI is able to jump way higher then you can. just an idea.

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jbeck103 Oct 13 2013, 9:56pm replied:

yeah I agree this would be nice.

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Jace_J_Coleman Aug 28 2013, 12:14am says:

are there any mods for this that add new weapons to single player?
ADD weapons and not REPLACE weapons with new skins
How do i spawn vehicles and ridable animals in single player?

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LordMerek May 11 2014, 12:12am replied:

the same way you spawn any vehicle in multiplayer. \NPC Spawn vehicle <Vehicle Name> (without <> in the code)

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Highest Rated (4 agree) 10/10

This game is a classic just outrageous fun to be in multiplayer and force choke people off ledges or get in to a intense lightsaber duel sigleplayer is fantastic I think it is a great game and thats that.

Jun 17 2011, 4:08am by onicutrale

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Star Wars: Jedi Academy, Released Sep 7, 2003
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