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 Jedi Academy - Knights of the Old Republic 2 Duels with 2 comments by JamyzGenius on Dec 21st, 2014

Hello there!

This will be, probably, the last update of the year. In this one, I will show what I have so far on the mod and what's left to do.

A VIDEO

Today I released a really fast preview of how's the mod going on. I didn't want to show all the stuff right now. I would prefer to you guys to play it, but I think I can show a little more soon.
The trailer features almost all the completed missions, not all. Some were left off, but it only shows the 1% of the cinematics. Just to see what the mod is, and how it looks when playing.

PLANETS:

PERAGUS

MISSION IN PROGRESS
MAP FINISHED

EBON HAWK

SCRIPTS AND MISSION COMPLETED.
THE MAP IS COMPLETED, BUT CAN CHANGE.

KORRIBAN

ALL MISSIONS COMPLETED, THEY JUST NEED SOME SMALL DETAILS.
MAP FINISHED

NAR SHADDAA

MISSION COMPLETED (SCRIPTS) - THE SKIN OR MODEL IS A PROBLEM, THERE IS NO ZEZ KAI ELL MODEL.
MAP FINISHED

DANTOOINE

MISSION IN PROGRESS (SCRIPTS) - THE SKIN OR MODEL IS A PROBLEM, THERE IS NO JEDI MODEL.
MAP FINISHED

DXUN

SECOND ONE IS COMPLETED. MANDALORIAN OUTPOST IS STILL IN PROGRESS (SCRIPTS)
MAPS FINISHED

ONDERON

MISSION COMPLETED (SCRIPTS) - THE SKIN OR MODEL IS A PROBLEM, THERE IS NO KAVAR MODEL.
MAP FINISHED

TELOS

THREE COMPLETED, MISSIONS AND MAPS. BUT THE CITADEL STATION UNDER ATTACK IS STILL IN PROGRESS AND WILL BE DIFFERENT FROM THE ORIGINAL PICTURES. MAINLY WITH RED LIGHTS AROUND THE AREA AND TONS OF ENEMIES INSTEAD OF CITIZENS.
3 MAPS FINISHED. 1 NEEDS WORK

MALACHOR

MISSIONS COMPLETED (SCRIPTS)
MAPS FINISHED

That's it guys, almost all the core missions are completed by now. Probably I will add more, probably I will delete some, depend of the capabilities of JKA. Also, I deleted the extra Ebon Hawk missions because those were really unnecessary at the moment.

Thank you so much for your patience and support. The core mod is almost finished, probably ready for around this months.

Best Regards!
Happy Holidays and Good Life for the next year.
The best for yah!
JamyzGenius

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Tameius
Tameius Aug 6 2013, 10:39pm says:

.........................................I have nothing to say about 3rd episode, it sucked how the clones betrayed the jedi. How chancellor betrayed them and killed them all. Very disappointing, I now know how the actors of the chapters must've felt when they saw Chancellor Palpatine becoeme the sith.

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Saxondale
Saxondale Jul 11 2013, 7:33am says:

Is anyone actually working on any large scale mods since the source code was released? I've tried to find some info on the usual JK modding sites (those that are still live) including ModDB, but can't find anything.

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xxT65xx
xxT65xx Jul 12 2013, 2:59pm replied:

Theres a project going on right now called OJK that hasn't had a true public release yet, but is worth a look.

Github.com

And make sure you check JKHub and its forums if you want any info.

Jkhub.org

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Saxondale
Saxondale Jul 12 2013, 8:06pm replied:

Many thanks T65, I'll take a look.

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xxT65xx
xxT65xx Jul 16 2013, 12:21am replied:

no problem

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M3ales
M3ales Jul 8 2013, 4:41pm says:

Woah wtf happened to the Filefront community, and all the resources... O.o
Now I get why everyone is asking so much stuff...

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M3ales
M3ales Jul 8 2013, 4:32pm says:

Seems sp source code has woken up everyone :P
Maybe I'll come back and do some stuff.

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xxT65xx
xxT65xx Jul 6 2013, 10:11pm says:

I still can't find the JA version of haps' stormie, but somebody did tell me about a nice little fix.

If you're interested, here it is:

Jkhub.org

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xxT65xx
xxT65xx Jul 6 2013, 9:02pm says:

Does anybody know of any good tutorials on how to use source code? I'm looking for how to compile it. I'm a noob at this kind of stuff.

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♠Atroxyph
♠Atroxyph Jun 22 2013, 6:49am says:

Hello. I installed JKA recently on Windows 7, and it keeps giving me some "Invalid GL" error or something once I start the game. I don't know what's the problem, because on Windows XP the game worked just fine.

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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.

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