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Average Player Score Based on 1895 ratings
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Score Breakdown Based on 1895 ratings
  1. 10 (398)
  2. 9 (801)
  3. 8 (396)
  4. 7 (149)
  5. 6 (57)
  6. 5 (36)
  7. 4 (17)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (26)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:10

    Darksiders II is Naughty Donkey!

    While I'm far from really getting into the "nitty-gritty" of Darksiders II, I can already tell that it's an amazing game. I know most will not share my opinion, but I felt the same way about the first Darksiders as well!... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Darksiders II

  • Review Score:10

    no words can describe this game must buy

    story:much improved over the first game more explanation about the charcters background more characters development teh story progresses in a nice paste graphics: great like the first game but slightly improved no t... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    What is the consequence of War? Death!

    Reviews are a subjective thing so instead of elaborating about what's good and what's bad I'm going to base my score on 10 factors. These 10 things are what I like in a game. If you happen to have the same tastes in gami... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    LOVE THE PUZZLES

    Basic mechanics could have been better. Glad I played Prince of Persia/Tomb Raider/WOW or I would have been lost. In the beginning basic mechanics like rolling the ball were difficult and didn't work too good. I would no... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5

    Get hit once, die, and game won't let you progress.

    You can't go back in the game and pick a save point. I fought a boss, hit him 100 times, got hit each time had to use Heath packs for each hit.. Game over, too cramped, game hits you when it want too. You only option is ... Read Full Review

    0 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    "it establishes an identity all its own, rather than one defined through the games that inspired its existence

    I've played through darksiders 1 many times, a lot of people, as always, started with the "its a clone of this" and "it tore a page right from that" even the second in the formal review caught the same. Personally i cant... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    freaking awesome

    good job vigil way better than the first i don't know what some of these idiots r talking about this game broken i guess its not black opps. the wotld is colorful and fun make another one please and hurry just kidding t... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    A great sequel that was well worth the wait.

    If you liked any of the following games then pick up Darksiders 2: Darksiders 1 God of War Legend of Zelda series Dante's Inferno Dark Souls Bayonetta "As you can see in this Darksiders 2 trailer, Death is out to... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Darksiders II is Naughty Donkey!

    While I'm far from really getting into the "nitty-gritty" of Darksiders II, I can already tell that it's an amazing game. I know most will not share my opinion, but I felt the same way about the first Darksiders as well!... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    I played the original Darksiders, and I loved it ... Darksiders 2, definetley met my expetations ... I love it !!!!!!!!!

    The original Darksiders is great, one of the best games I have ever played, the story is just terrific ! So, as usual I had high expectations about the second game ! IT'S PERFECT !!!!! I love it, and I'm working on comp... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Very impressive and very addictive

    I am very close to the end game and have to say that I am impressed. Its the second game in trilogy if i am not wrong and it is improved a lot from the first game, Very heavy atmosphere as it should be because its the ga... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful