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

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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...

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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

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

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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...

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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.

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

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Weak1ings Aug 8 2011, 8:52am says:

it wont run when i open it from Desura but opening it from my desktop works (Though i dont have the disk...)
any help on this?

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stupidgamer99 Jul 27 2011, 5:49am says:

what do you do when you install a mod

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ThomasPowerdon Mar 20 2012, 8:00am replied:

Put it in your Star Wars Jedi Knight Jedi Academy Gamedata/base folder and enjoy your mod.

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Moloxer Jun 20 2011, 4:13am says:


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qwerty645638 Jun 12 2011, 11:43am says:

how do i upload my new mod? please tell me

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Garyn Dakari Jun 17 2011, 2:19am replied:

Scroll up, click "Mods", then click on the " + " button.

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hakaru-x Jun 4 2011, 3:01pm says:

is there a way to add more options to the character creation? more clothes or species or something? i dont like the default human faces in this game :P

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silverfang22 Jun 11 2011, 5:24pm replied:

Yes, there are lots of species selection mods, but there aern't many that add new clothing (not much you can do with modding the current species, but you can create new ones). Check out jediknight3.filefront.com

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ThomasPowerdon Mar 20 2012, 8:02am replied:

You are correct.

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TheUnabridgedGamer May 22 2011, 11:38am says:

...I don't want to be voted down here, so I'll do this politely as possible.

*sighs frustratedly*

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Garyn Dakari May 25 2011, 5:27am replied:

Um...What are you sighing about?

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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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