KAO The Kangaroo is an exciting action adventure game, which was developed by X-Ray Interactive. The game was first available on the Dreamcast platform in 2000.
About the plot, KAO The Kangaroo tells about the journey of a kangaroo Kao. His family lived peacefully in the forest with other animals. One day, conflicts between the herds led the horses to Kao’s house. They attacked his family members. Before that danger, Kao had to fight to expel enemies to protect his family.
Basically, the players will play Kao – the main character to perform the important duties. The game will provide you 30 stages with different areas. The first begins at the forest. Here, Kao collects coins and items in the forest. At the end of this period, he will start the first challenge. They are big stones moving in an existing orbit. At this point, he has to determine a right time to overcome obstacles. Besides, Enemies will block Kao’s path to the next area. He can attack them by jumping up and launching a kick. After defeating the enemy, Kao can go to the reward round. In the next several stages, he was taken to a cave which contains many lava and big rocks. In this level, his have to ensure the accurate jump, which will determine the stage completion. If Kao falls into the lava lake, he loses the game and loses the collected bonus. Also, he has to replay the stage. At the end of the tenth stage, he finds a farmer to help his family. The next 10 stages of Kao take place in the big river. Besides having to determine the jumping force, he has to fight enemies from underwater. Gloves are special items that appear randomly on the river to help Kao defeat the enemy easily. With great effort, he will have to cross the river, on which there are many dangers waiting for him. After completing these challenges, he can enter the last 10 stages. In front of his eyes, there is the murky high mountain. Kao’s goal is to find the help of 3 people in the area to rescue families. If he finds 3 people, the task will be completed.
About the graphics, KAO The Kangaroo uses simple but colorful graphics. The developer X-Ray Interactive has changed the sky color flexibly to show the danger level at each stage. When the sky is gradually darkened, the enemy appears constantly to stop the journey. This creates attraction to players. Besides, funny sounds create motivation to complete the important tasks for players.