Zoo Tycoon 2

Zoo Tycoon 2

Create your own zoo and manage it by placing animals and scenery items
The program is available on Software Informer but it is discontinued on the developer's site
4.2  (118 votes)
Microsoft
No longer supported by the developer
Build and manage a zoo from top to bottom while generating profit from tourists. The sandbox mode gives players the possibility to shape and manage the zoo how they want it.

Zoo Tycoon 2 is the 3D sequel to the wildly popular, award-winning Zoo Tycoon.
Build exciting zoos and adopt amazing animals. Stroll through your zoo in first-person Zoo Guest mode or get your hands dirty caring for your animals in Zookeeper mode. Take photos and share them with your friends. Create impressive, realistic exhibits with easy-to-use building tools.
Zoo Tycoon 2 is easy to start and play, with fun tutorials and intuitive controls for zookeepers of all ages.
Main features:
- Amazing Animals
- Zoo Guest Mode
- Zookeeper Mode
- Photo Safari Mode
- Impressive Exhibits
- Habitat Editor
- Biome Brush
- Buildings and Scenery
- Zoo Management
-Zoo Tycoon 2 is an economic simulation game designed to create a zoo accessible to the visitors and keeping your animals happy, to achieve that you will need to meet their needs and hire staff to care for animals, besides buying buildings and attractions to meet the needs of your visitors.

Gameplay: Zoo Tycoon 2, unlike his predecessor, Zoo Tycoon, has three different game modes:
- Campaign: It's a game mode that brings you to complete campaigns, each with different scenarios which have different objectives, where having new animals and objects is essential to gain fame, and they become more difficult to acquire as you advance. According you finish the campaigns, you will unlock new items for the zoo in the rest of gaming modes.
- Challenges: A new mode similar to that campaign, but you have the freedom to choose the challenges, and completing them to receive various rewards, also you will unlock other objects, objects theme, a group of objects with Safari thematic (Savannah) and Jungle.
- Free Mode: The players preferred mode because it has everything available at the beginning but the unlockable content.

New features:
This title comes with a graphics engine completely renovated changing the isonometric 2D perspective of the first game by an absolutely spectacular 3D environment and with greater realism in graphics models of all available animals.

Review summary

Pros

  • Great 3D environments

Cons

  • None
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