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8.3
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  1. 10 (187)
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  3. 8 (264)
  4. 7 (75)
  5. 6 (22)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (4)
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Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9.8

    This is one of the greatest games of all time. This game is one of a few that entranced me in the world of gaming. The gameplay is very simple, but that doesn't mean that the game is. This is a tough one to beat, but it'... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:7.3

    Double Dragon II was near the pinnacle of 2D side-scrolling fighters for the Nintendo.

    Double Dragon II (DDII) was released in the delicate period between the popularity of coin-op arcade games and consoles. The games follows the tradition of Golden Axe, X-Men: The Arcade Game, Streets of Rage, and Teenage... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    Double Dragon II ... a glimp of the orient

    This is the game that got me started on gaming. So you notice I might not be ass objective on this game as I should be. Yes it is a classic and yes it is a good game which some people might see one in a long line of... Read Full Review

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

    The first Double Dragon game where "Double" actually comes in to play, and oh what a difference it makes!!

    Double Dragon II: The Revenge was released for NES in 1989 and is the follow title to the highly successful original Double Dragon game, which was released the year prior. The story behind this installment is that it is ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    They're back and this time it's personal! And it's fun!

    Beat-'em-up games were very popular back in the early 90's. Double Dragon II: The Revenge is no exception. Despite some flaws, it is an enjoyable and challenging game. Double Dragon II is set in an alternate post-apo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    Beat 'em Up at it's best!

    The second installment of Double Dragon is much more superior than the first, although the first is a classic in on it's own. The second installment of Double Dragon has graphical enhancments over the fist in that the c... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    This is one of the greatest games of all time. This game is one of a few that entranced me in the world of gaming. The gameplay is very simple, but that doesn't mean that the game is. This is a tough one to beat, but it'... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5

    It is a bad port and the signs are there: Slowdown, poor quality sound and weak control. Ignore this game

    Double Dragon 2 more or less is an expansion pack of the original game. It is a game that delivers cheap thrills with good graphics and sound and some of the best co-op in its day. However come release of this Genesis ve... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    Fantastic!

    I always loved this game. This is an excellent game to own. The two player mode is very good, and it is always much more fun to play with someone else. The one player isn't that bad, considering it's the same thing as th... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    Return of the Dragon.....

    The best Double Dragon release of them all. And the blue print for all the future beat'em up games. This game has improved graphics over the original. Improved gameplay mechanics where can use you special moves alot eas... Read Full Review

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

    Revenge of the Dragon

    As much as I love Double Dragon, the sequel I personally think is a lot better. Like all good/great sequels it adds extra which made it an improvement over the original, I loved playing this game when I was 8 and I stil... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
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