Zoo Tycoon 2

Featuring an incredible array of detailed animals, dazzling building tools and objects, a new zoom feature, and 3D graphics that allow players to keep a closer eye on the action and craft more creative zoos, Zoo Tycoon 2 is set to crank up the excitement, challenge, and fun of building the ultimate zoo. Easy to start and easy to play, Zoo Tycoon 2 gets you up close and interacting with the animals and zoo, offering intuitive controls and fun tutorials that allow players of all ages to enjoy the game right out of the box. From the start, you'll be immersed in the zoo experience with features including the Zoo Guest mode, in which you can walk around and enjoy the game like visitors on a day at the zoo; Zookeeper mode, which allows you to interact with your animals as never before; and a new Photo mode, which lets you snap pictures of your favorite animals and guests. Zoopedia, detailing all types of entertaining and interesting facts about animals, rounds out the slate of enhanced features.

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Support summary
  • Native
  • Stretched
4k UltraHD:
Hor+ Native Stretched
Rendered Cut-Scene:
  • N/A
FMV Cut-Scene:
  • Stretched
Game information
Game status:
Release Date:
Tuesday, 9 November, 2004

Tested Version: 

Play styles: 

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Comparison Screenshots
  • 4:3 Screenshot
    Zoo Tycoon 2
  • 16:10 Screenshot
    Zoo Tycoon 2
  • 16:9 Screenshot
    Zoo Tycoon 2
  • Super-Wide (32:9) Screenshot
    Zoo Tycoon 2
  • Eyefinity / Surround Screenshot
    Zoo Tycoon 2
Solutions & Issues
Baseline (Widescreen) Solution & Issues

Fan-made mods for widescreen support are available.

Ultra/Super-Wide (21:9/32:9) Specific Solution & Issues

Eyefinity / Surround Specific Solution & Issues

4k UHD Specific Solution & Issues
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Submitted by iridi on 24 June, 2018 - 21:18
Updated by skipclarke on 24 March, 2022 - 18:37