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Score Breakdown Based on 3842 ratings
  1. 10 (838)
  2. 9 (1832)
  3. 8 (887)
  4. 7 (196)
  5. 6 (40)
  6. 5 (19)
  7. 4 (8)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (16)

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  • User Rating 9.6

    This game is better than the original, and the 1st one was great.

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by gamer_93

    Now I love this game and have played through it multiple times and have never got bored from this game. It is a classic and one of the best platformers I have ever played. Gameplay: Great, addictiv...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    An improvement to the previous game, but way to short and easy!

    Rated on August 12, 2009 by solidsnakedude1

    After playing the previous game, I thought I would check out the second game. After playing it I just saw that it was a bit of a disappointment actually. The game only has 25 short levels instead of t...

    0 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Rated on June 16, 2003 by billdon

    Crash Bandicoot two: Cortex strikes back is an awosome top-notch platform game. Even though I am a fan of the first Crash Bandicoot, compared to this game its terrible. Let me just say that everything...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    If you thought the first Crash Bandicoot was good then your gonna love the second one!!!

    Rated on September 01, 2009 by PHILRYABKIN

    Crash Bandicoot 2 takes what made the first one great but made it even better.The graphics have gotten way better,Gameplay is still the same as the first one but it has slighty been tweeked.A warp roo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Crash Bandicoot 2 is definently a classic and always has been!!

    Rated on July 24, 2006 by KYLEtheGLACIER

    Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back and Crash Bandicoot are the best games for Play Station One. For one I grew up with this game and for another I don't see what there is not to like. For PS it ha...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    "Have to say that this is a great game"

    Rated on May 22, 2007 by rocco544

    This game was the first game I ever owned in the PS1 (allong with Spyro the Dragon), sure it was released 10 years ago but to me this is a priceless jewel. It may not have the graphics we have today, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Old-School Classic

    Rated on July 26, 2006 by blink-jfg

    If You Had A PS1 Then You Almost Certainly Had This. Its One Of The Best Old-School Classics Ever. If You Haven't Played It Then You Should And If You Haven't Heard Of It Then You Need To Get Outside ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Crash Band i coot 2: Cortex strikes Back is a good sequel to it's classic predecessor.

    Rated on May 06, 2012 by johnthegamegeek

    Intro: One year later; after the events of the first game, Crash is now living with his sister; after being apparently dumped by his sweetheart for Pinstripe. Dr. Cortex needs help from Crash to get ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    This is a real classic, old-school, game worthy of the "Bandicoot genre"

    Rated on August 05, 2006 by mansii_ssj2

    Man, Crash Bandicoot 2, what can i say? (exept for the fact that it's given me a lot of memories of times when i just couldn't stop playing) I've grown up playing this game and i still can't remember...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    best game for ps

    Rated on September 23, 2006 by barb_girl

    i loved this game! one of my fave level by far was when u rode the polar bear...i remember watching my brother play and i was like leaning to the side he needed to turn..lol...in my opinion cortex was...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.