# Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, this project uses assets from the original game. Jazz Jackrabbit 2 game files must be copied to
Source directory (symbolic link can be used too).
However, it's not required to use these assets. This engine is very flexible, so custom assets can be used too.
Following versions of the original game can be used:
- Jazz Jackrabbit 2 (v1.20/1.23)
- Jazz Jackrabbit 2: Shareware Demo
- Jazz Jackrabbit 2: Holiday Hare '98
- Jazz Jackrabbit 2: Christmas Chronicles
- Jazz Jackrabbit 2: The Secret Files
Default controls are mapped to keyboard and Xbox Controller. Other controllers can be used too. It can be remapped in
Settings. In main menu, Space and Enter can be used as confirm button.
- ↑ ↓ ← → - Movement
- Space - Fire
- V - Jump
- C - Run
- X - Change weapon
- Esc - Menu / Go back
Android version has touch controls, but keyboards and controllers are also supported. Touch controls are automatically hidden after a few seconds. The game has following touch buttons:
- - Fire
- - Jump
- - Run
- - Change weapon
Download new version and copy old
Jazz2.config to new location to transfer all settings and progress if portable mode is enabled (see below).
Jazz2.config file in game directory to enable portable mode. Settings file is now saved in
C:\Users\‹User›\Saved Games\Jazz² Resurrection\ by default.
You have to copy original Jazz Jackrabbit 2 files to
Detailed instructions can be found here. Also, ensure that the downloaded files are not corrupted.
If it still doesn't work, create new issue on GitHub or report it on Discord.
You have to copy all files to appropriate location on your Android device. Detailed instructions can be found here. Also, ensure that the downloaded files are not corrupted. If it still doesn't work, create new issue on GitHub or report it on Discord.
Your device probably does not meet minimal requirements. Device with Android 5.0 (or newer) and OpenGL 3.0 is required.
Jazz² Resurrection will not be published on Google Play. This website will be the only place to download the game.
iOS version of Jazz² Resurrection is not finished yet. Also, it will never be published on App Store.
This feature is enabled automatically since version 0.6.0. This feature can be enabled in previous versions by importing Jazz Jackrabbit 2 (v1.20/1.23), Holiday Hare '98 or Shareware Demo. It is recommended to import this version first and then import other versions of the game, such as Jazz Jackrabbit 2: The Secret Files. This ability is automatically enabled for Jazz and Spaz. It can be turned off in Settings.
Content/Music/bonus3.j2b files. It will use original menu music then.
Level editor for Jazz² Resurrection is planned. The editor will support instant switching between editing and playing to allow fast prototyping. Some additional features will be available that can't be done in the original JJ2 games. Created levels will not be compatible with the original JJ2 games. Further information can be found here.
There is experimental support for online multiplayer since version 0.6.2. Experimental support has been temporarily removed in version 1.0.0. It supports cross-platform play between all supported platforms – Windows, Linux, macOS and Android. Further information can be found here.
No, splitscreen multiplayer is not supported yet.
Cheats are available since version 0.6.6. The game must be started with
/cheats parameter (not available on Android), then you can use following cheats:
jjnext- Go to next level
jjammo- Add all weapons and ammo
jjpower- Add all weapon power-ups
jjrush- Activate sugar rush
jjcoins- Add 5 coins
jjgems- Add 5 gems
jjgod- Activate invulnerability
jjbird- Spawn bird