Adventure game. It's a story about Timbergrotes, plump and greedy creatures that live in hollowed out tree trunks. It's also a game of side-scrolling, platform-jumping action in which you direct the game's namesake on his quest. While the Timbergrotes were once avaricious little folk, that all changed when Jack met Jeanine and avarice succumbed to love. Soon they were married, had a slew of kids and greatly affected their village for good. Quite unhappy with this moral makeover, the demon prince ordered Jack's family captured. Now, Jack must pursue them and rescue Jeanine and the kids, following a trail of coins left behind. Your task is to find family and fight with bad demon. During your way you should collect thousands of coins, wipe out countless enemies, and utilize an assortment of wild acrobatic contraptions to reach the exit at the end of each level. It is a great adventure with unexpected friends and places, in which you can become a hero and safe the family and whole world from demon.
Style and atmosphere inside the game:
You are in a town with strange trees and swamps around. The game includes seven attractive locales, seven heated boss battles, over 35 side-scrolling levels, loads of secret areas to discover and a whole lot of traps and enemies to avoid, Jumpin' Jack is a classic platformer with appeal to a wide audience, from youngsters to adults and those in between. But, while including all the trappings of the genre, it offers a more casual challenge compared to side-scrollers of old. Jumpin` Jack features stunning side-scrolling worlds packed with vibrant detail and a heartwarming story. Production values are good with support for high-resolution graphics. Each level is nicely animated with flowers that open and close as Jack passes, moving background and foreground elements and parallax scrolling. Music and sound effects are well executed. Plus, the game's enjoyable overall and easy to learn.
Offline gameplay: 1 player
ESRB Ratio: Everyone
Extras and features:
· Fabulous Graphics
· Challenging Game Modes
· Tons of Stunning Levels
· Outstanding Sound Effects
· Some objects are really fuzzy.
Windows 98/2000/Me/XP/2003/Vista,Processor: PII 450 MHz,DirectX 8.1,128 MB RAM,Free hard drive space: 55 MB,AGP,Sound Card
Jumping Jack, Jumpin' Jak, Jumpin' Jeck, Jupmin' Jac.