Jade Empire is a pretty old game and yet the mods and the community is going strong for it. It’s one of those rare gems that you won’t just find anywhere else. It is an action RPG and you can’t deny its beauty, even for such an old game. Today, we will share our top picks for the best Jade Empire mods to elevate your experience.
Released by BioWare in 2005, Jade Empire is a popular video game that still has a strong player-base till date. When most of the games are set in the Old West, space, or even in Medieval times, this one takes you to the Far East.
However, given how old the game is, fans struggle to continue enjoying this game. You will often find them asking in forums about the best Jade Empire mods to enhance their gameplays. Whether you are a Jade Empire fan who enjoys the game till date, or one who is struggling to continue playing it, we have some mods for you that are sure to boost your in-game experience.
In this article, we will cover the best Jade Empire mods that won’t only bring some much-needed improvements to the game, but also keep you hooked to it. Most of these mods add new effects and visual upgrades to enhance your experience. So without further ado, let’s take a look at them, shall we?
List of 15 Best Jade Empire Mods of All Time [Ranked]
#15 Radiant Jen Zi and Scholar Ling Texture Mod
Just a small fix for Jen Zi and Ling. No major changes in the game. This mod aims to make them look “better”.
14 Scholar Ling HD Retexture
A high definition retexture of Scholar Ling. The mod makes Scholar Ling look better and appear more pleasing, graphically speaking. This mod also fixes some of her clothing marks and signatures, making it feel more refreshing and a truly HD experience.
#13 Big Gay Romance Fix
A pretty simple mod that fixes the homosexual scenes and allows the players who are into homosexual relationships to have their own exclusive cutscenes.
#12 Gabett’s Cheats and God Items
This mod changes the way the game is played using cheats. You’ll have access to overpowered gems and unlock 5 slots in your Dragon Amulet at the start.
There is also a simple way that you’ll be able to use for Open Palm characters to do a certain quest.
#11 Mod Tool Bundle Pack
This is a collection of mod tools you’ll need to port and edit the mods in Jade Empire. Before you download everything on this page, make sure that you have these tools with you.
#10 Dawn Star for All
Dawn Star was originally a male-exclusive option, romanceable NPC. This mod fixes that problem and allows Dawn Star to be romanced by anyone, regardless of their gender. Works best if you’re into that kind of stuff.
#9 Monk Zeng Retexture HD
Just a small retexture fix that allows Monk Zeng to have a good quality character model without compromising the game’s atmosphere and quality.
#8 Options to Skip Tutorials
Who the hell wants to play the tutorials? No one. Most of the average chads of ARPGs learn by playing that game. This mod does it for you. Works best, especially if you’re speedrunning.
#7 Black and Silver Silk Fox Recolor
Boy, am I in love with this mod. Silk Fox is one of the top-tier waifus in the game. But this mod solidifies her purpose of being the top girl in the game. Wanna know why? Go on and download the mod.
#6 Playable Companions
You can now play as your companions using this mod. Normally, you wouldn’t be able to switch characters and swap to your companion. This mod fixes that and allows you to choose between the available companions you have to play. Everyone is a playable character!
#5 Magic Starting Styles Mod
If you’re not a fan of the martial arts in the game, you can change them by simply switching to the magic side. This mod changes the starting martial arts by tapping into the arcane energy, replacing it with an even deadlier style.
#4 Lavander Wu — Wu The Lotus Blossom HD Retexture
This mod replaces Wu’s traditional clothing and replaces them with even better clothes. There is two reasons why I love this mod and you already know why. 😉
#3 Celestial Master Difficulty
If you think you’re tough enough, then make sure you are. This mod will turn your walk-in-the-park gameplay into I-don’t-wanna-live-in-this-world hell of gameplay. It’s fun, except it is fun-ishingly fun.
#2 Followers Retextured Pack
A pretty simple companion skin that removes their previous vanilla clothing and replaces them with HD retextured clothes.
#1 UI Overhaul of Jade Empire
One of the worst problems of the game is the absolute lack of support for the game on higher rigs. This mod fixes the game’s problem with UIs that do not fit the recent tech and allows for it to go fullscreen without any problems. It is a total overhaul of the game’s UI.
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So that’s all, folks! This list sums up the best Jade Empire mods that we think are absolute must-haves. Go ahead and download these mods to make your gameplays more interesting, immersive, and unique.