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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

    Simply Put Gothic 2 Is One Of The Best Buggiest Games Ever Made!!!

    Rated on June 06, 2008 by AtherT

    The Story line: You Play As The name less hero who destroyed the magic barrier that surrounded the penal colony The nameless had to destroy the sleeper but the sleeper cried an order to all evil b...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Trial and error gameplay, bad fighting system... In a world so beautiful and full of life that you just forget all that.

    Rated on January 20, 2006 by The_Emperor

    The storyline is something of a cliche, not very innovative, but what fill is just great... Although the voice acting is ludicrous at times and the fighting system and physics engine quite poor, t...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Gothic II is a fun but unforgiving RPG that may be outdated but is still a lot of fun.

    Rated on August 24, 2006 by pyroguy305

    Recently I was talking to my friend about buying some old PC games to play just because we enjoy RPG games. Well we found Gothic II at Best Buy for about $12. We figured we should at least try it b...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    CAN U HELP ME ??

    Rated on August 26, 2006 by pancamo_xxl

    this game is excelent...but i need a little bit of help...i passed trough the passe and now i am valley of the mines...i've done the quests there and now i wanna gow back to khorinos...BUT I DON'T KN...

    1 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Game is way underated, its actually one of the best rpgs to date.Used to love Morrowind but this game has way more depth

    Rated on January 23, 2006 by bob_558

    This is one of those rare games where the world actually feels alive and while its still scripted it really immerses the player in the game unlike many other rpgs. The graphics also seem a bit dated b...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Gothic is worth buying for sure

    Rated on January 25, 2006 by mitjazagar

    Gothic 2 os a very good RPG because it is a very large map and huge playing choice like which guild would you will be. You can choose between Paladin, Dragon Hunter and Fire mage. The game concludes a...

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

    One of the best RPG ever, if you are a RPG fan you got to check this one out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Rated on July 07, 2006 by preben_kristian

    The game may look dull at the first 15 minutes, because the gameplay is just not right. The lack of the ability to make the character do multiple strikes and the high mouse sensitivity. But if you jus...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Takes some time to learn about the goofy combat system, but once you get a hold of the game you'll be playing for weeks

    Rated on July 04, 2007 by Mortis_Noctem

    This game is indeed amazing within the RPG genre, although it disposes of a ,rather more difficult to learn then usual, combat system, one you mastered it, you can see that it is a welcomed change fro...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    BEST.RPG.EVER.

    Rated on September 10, 2006 by adlein1

    Be honest! Are you easily put off by: Less-than-perfect voice acting? (Cringe) clumsy interfaces? (Life's too short!) German developer? (Never heard of - can't be good) Graphics 3 years old? (Yo...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Gothic II is a vastly different experience than Morrowind, but equally as great.

    Rated on February 28, 2005 by Everclearules

    I had heard many people talking about this game, and decided to give it a try. Normally I don't really like action RPG's, but Gotic II still gave me much enjoyment. Gothic II is similar to Morrowind ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.