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Score Breakdown Based on 258 ratings
  1. 10 (41)
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  3. 8 (54)
  4. 7 (35)
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  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (1)
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  • User Rating:6

    The stealth missions are a serious disaster for this game

    The game in itself is not necessarily bad; actually it is a very nice action game with LOADS of inspiration from the God of War series. The story at first is not very straightforward but as you progress it becomes very c... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:3

    Excitement Quickly Sucked Dry

    I will cut to the chase and let you know that, while it could be worse, Castelevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is a very dull game with very little substance to it.Gameplay:I have put about five hours into the game and only fo... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    What is the 'Dracula'?

    After my 26 hours long campaign of CLoS 2, I can only say that I loved this game. In the beginnig, it starts off with an explosion and then a long cutscene comes which only seems necessary if you have forgotten the story... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    A hugely under appreciated game ... just like its predecessor

    Castlevania Lords of Shadow followed the tragic story of Gabriel Belmont, betrayed by the Brotherhood and God it ended with the revelation that these events would lead to him becoming the Prince of Darkness himself. Afte... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    LoS2 is not the game I was hopping it would be, but it is not that bad either!

    Before reading this review, you can always check this link on GS http://www.gamespot.com/articles/castlevania-lords-of-shadow-2-the-story-so-far/1100-6418010/ if you want to know more about Castlevania before LoS2 *** sp... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6

    Good graphic, but....

    Castlevania :Lord of Shadow 2 for PC have a very nice graphics, good sounds and interesting AI, but….First, playing this game on PC, my surprise the commands are not adapted for mouse and keyboard; it is more for ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    A Masterpiece. Few games can be compared to this.

    Lord of Shadows one exceed my expectation. When I completed that game I had several days thinking about how it can be developed by a small developer. Everything was great in that game, specially the score (soundtrack). ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    This title is great but some how it lacks of something

    In this game the story after the tragic destiny of gabriel we could say that the beginning is appropiate according to the way in which the last dlc of castlevania lords of shadow but then when the story started in diffe... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Our Hero of Light comes to life as the Prince of Darkness

    Castlevania has never been one of my favorite franchises in the past, but these last two lords of shadow installments certainly put it there, Its unfortunate this will be the last entry in this nostalgic world that is lo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6

    Lords of Shadow 2 isn't nearly as good as the masterpiece that the first game is

    The Good: Great combat system, fantastic visuals and voice acting, awesome monster designsThe Bad: Terrible and confusing level design, broken "open world", uninteresting and confusing story, not much is enhanced or cha... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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