Zoo Tycoon 2: Radical Remake
Newly textures animals, objects, biomes, and atmosphere
Radical Remake is a user made project by Aurora Designs. It is a remake of Zoo Tycoon 2 and most of its expansion packs. The expansion features better looks, better skies and better things for Zoo Tycoon 2, making them more realistic. Now, only fractions of the remade animals and textures are released.More and more will be released in the future.
The following animals are in Zoo Tycoon 2 - Part 1:
- Bengal Tiger
- Emperor Penguin
- Grant's Zebra
- Nile Crocodile
- Reticulated Giraffe
- Ring-Tailed Lemur
- Southern Ostrich
The following animals are in Zoo Tycoon 2 - Part 2:
- African Elephant
- American Beaver
- Black Rhinoceros
- Greater Flamingo
- Indian Peafowl
- Red Kangaroo
- Thomson's Gazelle
The following animals are in Zoo Tycoon 2 - Part 3:
The following animals are in Endangered Species - Part 1:
- Spanish Lynx
- Scimitar-horned Oryx
- Komodo Dragon
- Crested Gibbon
- Galapagos Giant Tortoise
- Sable Antelope
The following animals are in African Adventure - Part 1:
- Striped Hyena
- Nile Monitor
- Masai Giraffe
- Barbary Ape
- Secretary Bird
- African Buffalo
The following animals are in African Adventure - Part 2:
The following animals are in Marine Mania - Part 1:
- Blacktip Reef Shark
- Blue Marlin
- Bottlenose Dolphin
- Goblin Shark
- Leatherback Sea Turtle
- Manta Ray
- Rockhopper Penguin
- Short-Finned Pilot Whale
- West Indian Manatee
The following animals are in Marine Mania - Part 2:
The following that are remakes for Extinct Animals:
During August 2009, a Mustang was created for Zoo Tycoon 2. It was a bonus animal for Radical Remake. It lives in the grassland biome, and is available at their website. The Mustang has a total of ten skins (one of the only animals with 10 skins that work for both genders.)and it comes with a Mustang Statue.
A Great Barracuda was released on May 18, 2011. It was the first Marine Mania-based download released by AD and was paired near the announcement of Marine Mania Part 1.
AD'S Malayan Tapir was released on January 4, 2012
Following the release of Marine Mania Part 1, the Leafy Sea Dragon was released on Aurora Designs' website.The Leafy Sea Dragon is one of the smallest animals released for the game. It's creator was unknown for over the month, but, when LeopardClaw was announced to be a new member, Brownwolf said he was the creator of it. The Leafy Sea Dragon requires the Moray Eel Pack to work.
Few days after the release of the Leafy Sea Dragon, the Asian Elephant was released on March 29, 2012. The Asian Elephant is the first bonus download remake released by Aurora Designs.
Fan's Choice winner: Indian RhinoEdit
On July 31, 2012, AD team announced Fan's Choice in which members of Northern Skies and Aurora Designs could pick a Bonus Download animal.During the first tour, members could choose 7 out of 75 animals.During the second tour,members could choose 3 out of 25 animals, the animal that received the most votes was announced, being the Indian Rhino. On June 23, the Indian Rhino was released.
In January, 2013, the Addax was released on the Aurora Designs site.
Along with the download, a new member is also announced: Longi.
The Thanksgiving Pack was created during October 2009. The pack features one new animal, the Eastern Wild Turkey, as well as plants, such as the Bracken Fern, Partridge Berry, and Red Pine, and scenery, such as the Wooden Pen Fence and the Wooden Tile Path. The pack is available here
Winter Magic PackEdit
The Winter Magic Pack was made in December of 2009, but was not released until February, 2010. The pack came with two animals, the Saiga and the Siberian Tiger. The pack was going to have scenery, but this was saved for a later pack. It also includes a Dead Tree. The pack can be downloaded here The Siberian Tiger in the pack has a white tiger variant, just like the Bengal Tiger has in the original Zoo Tycoon 2.
The Cerrado Treasure pack was made for Thanksgiving 2010 and was released in early December 2010. The pack is based on the Cerrado savannah region of South America and features two animals, the Nine-Banded Armadillo and the Maned Wolf'''. The pack also includes foliage like the Pampas Grass, Chilean Mesquite, and King Palm. African Adventures is needed for this pack to work. The pack is available for download here
Download information and historyEdit
Before the Aurora Designs Dodo was released, a new and somewhat popular group called the Jagged Fang Designs had made one but hadn't released it yet. After AD's Dodo was released, JFD revealed their dodo