PS2 PLATFORMERS - THE MUST HAVES LIST!

A Listmania! list by Haunted Nostril "TaT" (UK)
 
Whiplash (PS2)
1.  Whiplash (PS2) by Eidos
The list author says:
  "Madcap it may be but it's essential platforming mayhem!"
£27.65   Used & New from: £2.50
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Psychonauts (PS2)
2.  Psychonauts (PS2) by THQ
The list author says:
  "Sublime in every way - top humour, great voice acting, smooth as silk gameplay and as inventive as they come. Prepare to love this game!"
£49.99   Used & New from: £7.58
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy
3.  Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy by Sony Computer Entertainment UK
The list author says:
  "A stunning piece of work from Naughty Dog. An almost magical experience."
Used & New from: £1.90
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

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Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil
4.  Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil by Sony Computer Entertainment UK
The list author says:
  "Sure it's cute enough to make you see your last meal again but this is a really tight experience with some epic level design at work."
Used & New from: £14.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Crash Twinsanity (PS2)
5.  Crash Twinsanity (PS2) by Sierra
The list author says:
  "There are tons of Crash Bandicoot games but I just dig the environments and mechanics in this one."
£44.95   Used & New from: £0.57
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Rayman 10th Anniversary Compilation Pack (PS2)
6.  Rayman 10th Anniversary Compilation Pack (PS2) by Ubisoft
The list author says:
  "A pack that's worth its current asking price (used) for Rayman 3 alone! Then there's 2 other (not quite as good) games as a bonus!"
£39.95   Used & New from: £0.10
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Scaler (PS2)
7.  Scaler (PS2) by Take 2 Interactive
The list author says:
  "A slightly generic platformer that scores points for its charm and visual appeal. Well worth a go!"
£19.95   Used & New from: £0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Legend of Kay (PS2)
8.  Legend of Kay (PS2) by JoWood Productions
The list author says:
  "An interesting one - can't help but think of samurai pizza cats when i'm playing it! Super dooper!"
£15.31   Used & New from: £0.17
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Brave: The Search For Spirit Dancer (PS2)
9.  Brave: The Search For Spirit Dancer (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "A great core platformer, not much else to say but 'play'."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2)
10.  Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2) by Activision
The list author says:
  "Another generic one here but ultimately playable, and as it's based on one of the grandaddies of the run and jump genre we can let it off!"
£24.95   Used & New from: £0.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Maximo: Ghosts to Glory
11.  Maximo: Ghosts to Glory by Capcom
The list author says:
  "Rock solid but massively satisfying romp through the ghost's and goblins universe!"
Used & New from: £2.86
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

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Maximo vs Army of Zin
12.  Maximo vs Army of Zin by Capcom
The list author says:
  "Easier younger brother of the above but still a stunner!"
Used & New from: £4.50
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Sly Racoon (PS2)
13.  Sly Racoon (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "I played through this one but never quite gelled with it, however the follow ups where winners so this is on here cause this is where it all began!"
£16.95   Used & New from: £10.89
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Sly 2: Band of Thieves (PS2)
14.  Sly 2: Band of Thieves (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "Sly 2 is a total beast that'll split your wig and drink your skull juice!"
£11.00   Used & New from: £5.03
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves (PS2)
15.  Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "Can they get any better? Will we ever find out! I dunno but this needs to be in every platform junkie's collection."
Used & New from: £6.50
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

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I-Ninja (PS2)
16.  I-Ninja (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "Splendiferous! Much better than the recent 'Mini Ninjas.'"
£29.99   Used & New from: £5.40
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Ty the Tasmanian Tiger (PS2)
17.  Ty the Tasmanian Tiger (PS2) by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "Another franchise, another wannabe mascot, but still a winner!"
Used & New from: £2.90
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

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Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2)
18.  Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2) by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "A great follow up to a great original."
Used & New from: £0.46
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Tak 2 : The Staff of Dreams (PS2)
19.  Tak 2 : The Staff of Dreams (PS2) by THQ
The list author says:
  "In my opinion this is the best of the Tak games but I do have a soft spot for all the Tak games."
Used & New from: £1.28
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Dr Muto
20.  Dr Muto by Midway Games Ltd
The list author says:
  "Ever want to play as a mad scientist who can transform into tons of mad creatures including a gerbil...thing? This may be your only chance!"
£39.99   Used & New from: £5.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Jak II: Renegade (PS2)
21.  Jak II: Renegade (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "Not as platformy (?) as the original and a lot of people don't dig the change in direction but there is no doubt in my mind that this is top class stuff!"
£24.99   Used & New from: £0.02
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

Jak 3 (PS2)
22.  Jak 3 (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "More doom and gloom compared to the first game and not as tough as Jak 2 hence quicker to get through but it's still a total piece of shimmering gaming gold!"
Used & New from: £4.30
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

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Ratchet & Clank
23.  Ratchet & Clank by Sony
The list author says:
  "The start of a platform-action revolution that continues to today."
Used & New from: £2.49
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (75 customer reviews)

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Ratchet & Clank 2: Locked & Loaded (PS2)
24.  Ratchet & Clank 2: Locked & Loaded (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "The greatness continues with more great worlds, more insane weapons, more humour and hijinks - genius!"
£34.99   Used & New from: £3.98
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

Ratchet & Clank 3 (PS2)
25.  Ratchet & Clank 3 (PS2) by Sony
The list author says:
  "More of the same plus so much more! the series that keeps on giving - the reason the other PS2 iterrations aren't here is Gladiator is more action and the PSP ports suck bum!"
£34.95   Used & New from: £3.03
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)