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Average Player Score Based on 1841 ratings
8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 1841 ratings
  1. 10 (399)
  2. 9 (786)
  3. 8 (428)
  4. 7 (132)
  5. 6 (40)
  6. 5 (26)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (7)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (17)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • User Rating:9.7

    Extremely sensational fighting game!!!!!!!

    Dead or alive 2 has great a story and secret galleries with the hot character like kasumi in bikini that i wasnt even aware of until my mate breakdownxcore who is also a member of gamespot came over to play with me which... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Dead or Alive 2

  • User Rating:5

    Over-rated

    Having buying an array of dreamcast games recently I decided I would buy Dead or Alive 2. Reviews through the roof, cited as the second best fighter game on the Dreamcast, okay that bought me. Trying it,however, gave me... Read Full Review

    2 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4

    DOA 2 triumphs over the first, making it a spectacular fighting game that probably anyone will love alot.

    wow. i played the first dead or alive and i thought it was excellent. now i play dead or alive 2 and now i'm a huge fan of the series. everything in this game is excellent, as well as downright awesome. the gameplay is f... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8

    I'm not a big fan of fighting games, but when i found a demo of this game when i got a Dreamcast Demo Disc, i played it and it was fun. So pretty soon i got this game. Gameplay: Just like your average fighting game... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8

    Dead or Alive 2 is undoubtedly the best in the series. On a system filled with such amazing fighting games as Marvel vs. Capcom 2, Virtua Fighter 3tb and of course Soul Calibur, it's really hard to get noticed. But, De... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1

    Certainly one of the deeper fighting games I've played in a while, and the multiplayer tag team was great.

    DOA 2 is one of the best looking games for the Dreamcast. "But wait, there's more!" It also manages to fit in impressive controls to a very deep fighting game, some very bouncy characters, and great multiplayer. One play... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    A superb beat-em-up.

    This game is superb in many ways and I would recommend it to any beat-em-up fan. The graphics are awesome, the gameplay is awesome and the sound is awesome. I could play this game over and over and I am sure that you cou... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Truely one of the best

    Dead or Alive 2 for the Sega Dreamcast The best DOA game in my opinion, it only falls short of Soul caliber on the Dreamcast... The Graphics for a game released back then, this game featured the best graphics in any f... Read Full Review

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

    Great

    This game has all one can ask for in a fighting game. Not to mention very hot female fighters. Like Tina and Kasumi. The graphics are topnotch and sound design in strong. Each fighter has plenty of moves to add depth. Th... Read Full Review

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

    Decent fighting game with great moves, sexy hot girls and great graphics, but the gameplay and the value strongly lacks.

    Gameplay: The Dead or Alive games started out as a Virtua Fighter clone with girls with large breasts that bounce alot, back in 1996 as "Dead or Alive." The game was releassed for the Sega Saturn in Japan, but never g... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Dead or Alive on the Dream Cast

    Dead or Alive 2 on the Dreamcast is definately a must buy for any dream cast owners that wants to have a great fighthing game to play. The overall gameplay here is just simplly amazing, the game boasts a diverse cast of... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful