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8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 2923 ratings
  1. 10 (1166)
  2. 9 (1160)
  3. 8 (387)
  4. 7 (99)
  5. 6 (40)
  6. 5 (18)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (26)

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  • User Rating 9.6

    Rated on March 20, 2004 by -Jinxmasta-

    I'm shocked at how "average" the reviews are for this game. I've looked all over the internet and everything, and there aren't many reviews (other than reader reviews) that do this game justice. T...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    An excellent game for the hard-core role player but a bit of a rough ride for the casual gamer.

    Rated on July 20, 2006 by TazmanianD

    Gothic II is a game that will appeal very much to those of us out there serious about role playing games. In today's gaming market, it's difficult to find a game that can live up to the high standard...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Probably the best RPG i have ever played.

    Rated on October 21, 2004 by Canine_Knight

    a fantastic game that puts you in an open ended world with total freedom to do as you please. every choice you make influences what you do in the game. there are 3 main secs you can join each with dif...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Rated on May 09, 2004 by BeyondZork

    This is a good game. It is a unique RPG which offers something, like the first installment did, which you'll really find no place else: every line of dialogue is voice recorded, and there is TONS of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Rated on June 08, 2004 by Raeldor

    An open ended fantasy environment with a great story and full voice acting. Why can't more RPG's be like this? The Gamespot review and some other reviews seem to disfavour the combat engine, but I...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Rated on July 16, 2004 by phyrr

    This is the sequel to "Gothic" but with many improvements, better graphics and a wider array of quests. I'll agree that it is much of the same except the quests seem a bit more detailed and even mo...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    THE BEST OF THE BEST

    Rated on January 02, 2006 by MrFuturePerfect

    This is my favourite PC game gothic 1 and 2 that is. I honestly can't believe how good this game is it has a great story violence and everything else you could want in a game if you have a computer th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    The game of countless choices!

    Rated on April 27, 2008 by KinsmanFrederik

    Yes, Gothic II.... The game continues the plot of the first game in series, when our nameless protagonist escaped from a prison colony with a couple of friends and wakes up in a Tower of mysterious ne...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    This is what pc gaming is all about...

    Rated on December 16, 2006 by Bjornishigi

    Its obvious whoever made this game had fun doing it and that it was a labor of love. Why is it obvious you say? Perhaps because of its expressive quality and its epic sense of scale or perhaps simp...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Second installment of the gothic trilogy that's even greater than the first one.Must have for every declared rpg fan.

    Rated on May 02, 2008 by Robsonbmw

    Gothic 2 along with the ' Night of the Raven ' addition is much improved ( especially in graphical and gameplay aspect ) continuation of one of the best games in rpg history. You play as the same n...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.