One year has passed since Jak and Daxter saved Haven City from Kor and the attacking Metal Heads; yet Haven City is still immersed in deadly chaos as three groups fight for control of the streets. The people of Haven City have grown to distrust Jaks dark powers; and as rumors boil of Jaks ties with Krew and Kor; the city blames Jak for its current woeful circumstances. When the palace is destroyed by a surprise Metal Head attack; even Ashelin cannot protect Jak as the High Councils power broker; Count Veger; forces Jak into banishment for life to the desolate Wasteland. Upon Jak being flown to the harsh island and dropped off to fend for himself; he discovers that Daxter and Pecker have discreetly followed him to his proclaimed lifetime of hell. With Daxter and Pecker bravely by his side; the three begin their next adventure as they wander the Wasteland and along the way encounter perilous situations violent battles and devastating consequences.