Tak: The Great Juju Challenge

Developer(s): Avalanche Software
Publisher(s): THQ
Genre: Action, Platformer
Wikipedia: Link
Game review links: IGN8/10, 74/100
Game description: The third chapter in THQ's Tak series lets the player reprise the role of Tak, a shaman who uses magic to defeat enemies. Tak: The Great Juju Challenge features a new cooperative mode in which two players can solve puzzles together.
The gameplay is an obstacle course with a timer counting down. Tak and Lok try to reach the exit with the least time possible. The score depends on the time, items collected and enemies defeated.

Tak: The Great Juju Challenge

North American box art
Game general and emulation properties:
ESRB rating: E (Cartoon Violence)
PEGI rating: 3+
Software rendering only
Supports up to two local players
Languages supported:
English: SLES-53695 & SLUS-21218
German: SLES-53695
Region NTSC-U:
Serial numbers: SLUS-21218
Release date: September 19, 2005
CRCs: 4B06117D
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region PAL:
Serial numbers: SLES-53418
Release date: March 3, 2006
March 21, 2012 (PS2 Classics)
Windows Status: ?
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?

Test configurations on Windows:

Environment Configurations Comments Tester
Region OS CPU/GPU Revision Graphics Sound/Pad
NTSC-U Windows 7 64-Bit
  • Intel i7 @ 3.4Ghz
  • Sapphire R9 290X 4GB
1.2.1 r5873 GSdx 10 (Software)0.1.16 r5875
  • SPU2-X r5875
  • Lillypad 0.11.0 r5875
Whenever you are in hardware rendering "Forced software switch enabled" occurs. Use GSdx 10 Software for best looking game. Bios v 2.0 was used. Zrooney


  • Also known as Nickelodeon Tak: The Great Juju Challenge