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Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 Free on Steam Now, New Game Announced

Tate Media is giving away PC version of action platformer game Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 on Steam for free.

After teasing players on social media channels for some time, developer Tate Interactive has officially revealed to be working on a new installment of action-adventure platformer Kao the Kangaroo series and announced a giveaway.

To celebrate bringing back a popular old IP once again, Tate Media is currently offering a free copy of Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 on PC via Steam, which becomes available to claim and own on June 5 for a limited time until June 14, 2020.

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Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 Free on Steam Now, New Game Announced

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An old enemy from first game, evil hunter Barnaba returns to capture Kao and his friends to get back at him. Kao manages to free himself and will have to explore multiple levels to rescue his buddies with some help from Firefly and Parrot.

Round 2 adapts a lot of gameplay mechanics from classic titles of its genre and mix them up into one package. As you play through, Kao must gather coins and collectibles to power-up his set of abilities and make progress in latter levels.

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Kao the Kangaroo came out in 2000 as 3D platformer for Sega Dreamcast and is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Over the years, Tate Media released a few more titles like Kao Challengers and Kao the Kangaroo: Mystery of the Volcano.

Last year, fans have started #BringBackKao movement demanding old classics on modern systems, resulting Kao the Kangaroo: Round 2 making its way to Steam and now hopefully a new game is in works for next-gen consoles.