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  • Green Anaconda Re-remake

    Green Anaconda Re-remake

    Last Update: 14 Aug 2021
    Author: Ron

    This is the re-remake of the Green AnacondaCredit: HENDRIX for model Frontier for the skinLgcfm for help with VariantsHope you enjoy it And of course if there is a problem or bug then report it so I can try to fix it

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    Green Anaconda Re-remake

    Last Update: 14 Aug 2021

    This is the re-remake of the Green AnacondaCredit: HENDRIX for model Frontier for the skinLgcfm for help with VariantsHope you enjoy it And of course if there is a problem or bug then report it so I can try to fix it

  • Arabian Nights

    Arabian Nights

    Last Update: 01 Aug 2021
    Author: Artifex
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    The original usermade expansion pack. Boasting 21 new animals, many new plant species, and an entire new Arabian theme, your zoo will flourish with life from the Middle East! Created by Artifex and released on Oct 1, 2007 (Ramadan.)

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    Arabian Nights

    Last Update: 01 Aug 2021

    The original usermade expansion pack. Boasting 21 new animals, many new plant species, and an entire new Arabian theme, your zoo will flourish with life from the Middle East! Created by Artifex and released on Oct 1, 2007 (Ramadan.)

  • Aurora Designs Complete Collection

    Aurora Designs Complete Collection

    Last Update: 01 Aug 2021
    Author: Aurora Designs
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A companion download to Radical Remake that combines remakes of older packs created by the team, solo projects by team members, and completely new content. Released on May 13, 2017.

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    Aurora Designs Complete Collection

    Last Update: 01 Aug 2021

    A companion download to Radical Remake that combines remakes of older packs created by the team, solo projects by team members, and completely new content. Released on May 13, 2017.

  • Dragon Dream Pack

    Dragon Dream Pack

    Last Update: 31 Jul 2021
    Author: Incinerox and Verdant Gregor
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    One of the oldest ZT2 packs inspired by the docufiction Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real, containing four speculative dragon species. Created by Incinerox & Verdant Gregor and released in 2007.

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    Dragon Dream Pack

    Last Update: 31 Jul 2021

    One of the oldest ZT2 packs inspired by the docufiction Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real, containing four speculative dragon species. Created by Incinerox & Verdant Gregor and released in 2007.

  • Jurassic Park Pack (MMM)

    Jurassic Park Pack (MMM)

    Last Update: 31 Jul 2021
    Author: Marvels 3volved
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    InGENious News Update! Zoo Tycoon scientists report being able to copy the functions of Jurassic Park! 7 genetically-altered extinct animals are ready to be brought back to life—just for your zoo! After you have created your extinct creatures, you can create exhibits for them on a new map! Just don't let your animals loose...

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    Jurassic Park Pack (MMM)

    Last Update: 31 Jul 2021

    InGENious News Update! Zoo Tycoon scientists report being able to copy the functions of Jurassic Park! 7 genetically-altered extinct animals are ready to be brought back to life—just for your zoo! After you have created your extinct creatures, you can create exhibits for them on a new map! Just don't let your animals loose...

  • Radical Remake

    Radical Remake

    Last Update: 29 Jul 2021
    Author: Aurora Designs
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    The quintessential download for those using realistic mods. It's remastered. It's redone. It's remade. It's Zoo Tycoon 2: Radical Remake! Remakes most of the official game content across all expansions- animals, foliage, biomes, and more!

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    Radical Remake

    Last Update: 29 Jul 2021

    The quintessential download for those using realistic mods. It's remastered. It's redone. It's remade. It's Zoo Tycoon 2: Radical Remake! Remakes most of the official game content across all expansions- animals, foliage, biomes, and more!

  • Cartazonon

    Cartazonon

    Last Update: 09 Jun 2021
    Author: Horse14t
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A teaser for the Unicorns of the World expansion. The Cartazonon is an extremely aggressive unicorn with self-defense coding. Created by Horse14t and released on Jul 14, 2020.

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    Cartazonon

    Last Update: 09 Jun 2021

    A teaser for the Unicorns of the World expansion. The Cartazonon is an extremely aggressive unicorn with self-defense coding. Created by Horse14t and released on Jul 14, 2020.

  • Dino Danger Pack Separation

    Dino Danger Pack Separation

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    Readds the 2006 versions of four vanilla dinosaurs, coded as separate entities from their Extinct Animals versions. Created by Mjmannella and released on Nov 2, 2019.

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    Dino Danger Pack Separation

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    Readds the 2006 versions of four vanilla dinosaurs, coded as separate entities from their Extinct Animals versions. Created by Mjmannella and released on Nov 2, 2019.

  • EA Remakes

    EA Remakes

    Last Update: 10 Sep 2021
    Author: Lgcfm and Ulquiorra
    Uploader: lgcfm

    Realistic remakes of the Extinct Animals expansion pack

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    EA Remakes

    Last Update: 10 Sep 2021
    Author: lgcfm

    Realistic remakes of the Extinct Animals expansion pack

  • Proboscid Pack

    Proboscid Pack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Colonel Swampert and Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    Contains 3 elephants and 2 close relatives from varied biomes, as well as making some adjustments to the vanilla elephants. Created by Colonel Swampert & Mjmannella and released on Apr 6, 2020.

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    Proboscid Pack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    Contains 3 elephants and 2 close relatives from varied biomes, as well as making some adjustments to the vanilla elephants. Created by Colonel Swampert & Mjmannella and released on Apr 6, 2020.

  • Southern Saber-toothed Cat (Smilodon populator)

    Southern Saber-toothed Cat (Smilodon populator)

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    The larger species of saber-toothed cat from South America. Based on an unused model. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 15, 2021.

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    Southern Saber-toothed Cat (Smilodon populator)

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    The larger species of saber-toothed cat from South America. Based on an unused model. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 15, 2021.

  • Dwarf Orca Whale

    Dwarf Orca Whale

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    Although it is a bit enigmatic taxonomy-wise, the dwarf orca is a proposed miniature species of orca from Antarctic waters. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 14, 2021.

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    Dwarf Orca Whale

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    Although it is a bit enigmatic taxonomy-wise, the dwarf orca is a proposed miniature species of orca from Antarctic waters. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 14, 2021.

  • Show Props Hack

    Show Props Hack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    This hack enables all show props to be placeable (as enrichment) and usable by animals outside of shows. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 14, 2021.

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    Show Props Hack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    This hack enables all show props to be placeable (as enrichment) and usable by animals outside of shows. Created by Mjmannella and released on Feb 14, 2021.

  • Southern Cassowary

    Southern Cassowary

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella and ThyCheshireCat
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A flightless Oceanian bird known for its aggression. Created by Mjmannella and ThyCheshireCat and released on Jan 25, 2021.

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    Southern Cassowary

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    A flightless Oceanian bird known for its aggression. Created by Mjmannella and ThyCheshireCat and released on Jan 25, 2021.

  • Scenic Animals Pack

    Scenic Animals Pack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A pack of 15 fake animals based on in-game scenery objects. Created by Mjmannella and released on Jan 1, 2021.

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    • 1
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    Scenic Animals Pack

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    A pack of 15 fake animals based on in-game scenery objects. Created by Mjmannella and released on Jan 1, 2021.

  • Euoplocephalus

    Euoplocephalus

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    An ankylosaur that lived alongside Styracosaurus. Uses an unused model. Created by Mjmannella and released on Sep 9, 2020.

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    Euoplocephalus

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    An ankylosaur that lived alongside Styracosaurus. Uses an unused model. Created by Mjmannella and released on Sep 9, 2020.

  • Florida Giant Tortoise

    Florida Giant Tortoise

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A large species of extinct tortoise found in Florida (also known as Hesperotestudo crassiscutata). It's seldom mentioned in media. Created by Mjmannella and released on Apr 29, 2020.

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    Florida Giant Tortoise

    Last Update: 08 Jun 2021

    A large species of extinct tortoise found in Florida (also known as Hesperotestudo crassiscutata). It's seldom mentioned in media. Created by Mjmannella and released on Apr 29, 2020.

  • Placeable Lab Failures

    Placeable Lab Failures

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021
    Author: Jntg4 and Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    Contains placeable versions of the Extinct Research Lab's failures. Created by Jntg4 & Mjmannella and released on Aug 31, 2020.

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    Placeable Lab Failures

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021

    Contains placeable versions of the Extinct Research Lab's failures. Created by Jntg4 & Mjmannella and released on Aug 31, 2020.

  • Terrain Food

    Terrain Food

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    A pack of functional food items that were initially planned to be in the game, evidenced by in-game files. Created by Mjmannella and released on Sep 6, 2020.

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    Terrain Food

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021

    A pack of functional food items that were initially planned to be in the game, evidenced by in-game files. Created by Mjmannella and released on Sep 6, 2020.

  • Pelagic Rocks

    Pelagic Rocks

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021
    Author: Mjmannella
    Uploader: AudreyKitsune

    Tired of sparse Pelagic tanks? Use these rocks to spice them up! Created by Mjmannella and released on Jul 21, 2020.

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    Pelagic Rocks

    Last Update: 07 Jun 2021

    Tired of sparse Pelagic tanks? Use these rocks to spice them up! Created by Mjmannella and released on Jul 21, 2020.

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