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Average Player Score Based on 3356 ratings
8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 3356 ratings
  1. 10 (468)
  2. 9 (1783)
  3. 8 (859)
  4. 7 (152)
  5. 6 (33)
  6. 5 (11)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (38)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • User Rating:8.4

    Oh Acclaim, you've done it again.

    Burnout 2: Point of Impact was published by Acclaim and Developed by Criterion game and it was released on September 30 of the year 2002. Since then EA took over and made two awesome games in Burnout 3: Takedown and Burn... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful

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  • User Rating:8.4

    Oh Acclaim, you've done it again.

    Burnout 2: Point of Impact was published by Acclaim and Developed by Criterion game and it was released on September 30 of the year 2002. Since then EA took over and made two awesome games in Burnout 3: Takedown and Burn... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6

    "Let's get one thing out of the way right now: Burnout 2 is no driving sim. It has about as much in common with real-world driving as Tony Hawk's Pro Skater has to do with real-world skateboarding. Anyone looking for the... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    first off, before i say anything, this is a great game for people who like thinking fast, and making tight decsions. Graphics: This games graphics are amazing, from the pavement, to the cars models. Every bit is great... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3

    The crashing is what makes it feel very nice.

    Get reafy for total confusion , nitrous , crashing , insane stunts if you buy this game. Burnout 2 is an exciting arcade driving game. You can unlock super fast cars and customized cars you can even unlock a police car. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.4

    Really amazing game, shame they didn't get it right the first time.

    To be fair this game would have got a bigger score if it was the first in the series. However allot of the basic game mechanics are taken from the previous installment; these have been improved upon but essentially have... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    This is true a masterpiece!

    This game is were I live for! High above Need For Speed Underground! My brother bought Need For Speed Underground and this game is cool with the on-line and Underground feature but anther a wile you stop playing that... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Very good game if you've played it you know what i'm talkin about if you haven't your missin alot.

    Well what can i say....................a superb game i loved playing the game, the one player mode is brilliant and the two player is excellent.Much better than the first one so much more tracks, more cars, better graphi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6

    One of my favourite racing games.And one of my favourite games of all time on the ps2 here is my review of burnout 2....

    When i first saw this game i thought WOW it looks great but i wasn't sure if it would be much different from burnout 1 but i brought it any way and boy was i wrong. The graphics had improved and so had the cars and i jus... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.6

    A fun game

    I will make it short and sweet. This game is normal racer though at times and only times do you get into the game much. Since this game is made by ATARI, i figured the similarity between the graphics of DRIV3R. I... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    Great racing game. The crashes is what makes this game great.

    Burnout 2 does something that other racing games haven't touched yet. The idea of crashing to be a good thing. In other racing games, crashing in to a curb or bystander couuld result in complete devestation to your race.... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful