GameSpot Reviews

Player Reviews

Average Player Score Based on 15952 ratings
9.1
Please Sign In to rate Guitar Hero II
Score Breakdown Based on 15952 ratings
  1. 10 (6706)
  2. 9 (7308)
  3. 8 (1347)
  4. 7 (281)
  5. 6 (86)
  6. 5 (39)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (21)
  9. 2 (22)
  10. 1 (123)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

What Gamespot Users have to say about Guitar Hero II

  • Review Score:9.1

    This is probably the most addicting game ever made.

    Chances are that you have heard of the Guitar Hero series by now. If not, the Guitar Hero series is a series of innovative music videogames that use a guitar-shaped controller to simulate playing a guitar. This is a grea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

    Most addictive game ever!

    I think this is a great game and you can never get bored with it like other games. Its one of those games that you have to move around and when ever i see my freind playing i say im ashamed becuase he alwas sits down. o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    the best rhythm game ever !!!

    the best rhythm game ever !!! Guitar Hero 2 is the best and the only rhythm game that I'll ever play, I don't really adore rhythm games but when it comes to ROCK I'll be there... the game's special idea of playing song... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    Great sequel to a great game! Warning!!! Very Addictive!!!

    This game is much better than the first Guitar Hero. Not only in graphics does it surpass the first one, but for beginners it has a much more friendly learning scale. The songs may seem a bit one sided, as in metal, bu... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.2

    Rocks!

    A very challenging game. With 60+ songs, 4 difficulty settings, and a whammy bar, this is a truly fun game that has a long lasting value. There are 5 fret buttons that you press at the right time while "strumming.&q... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Guitar Hero 2 throws more songs at you, and a lot harder songs then the original.

    Guitar Hero 1 was a fun rhythm game that took a lot of skill to play on the harder difficulties. Know Guitar Hero 2 throws a lot harder song your way. You play through more songs like John the Fisherman, War Pigs, and... Read Full Review

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

    This review is for Guitar Heroes I, II and III

    My first Guitar Hero game was "Rocks the 80s" which was somehow an expansion pack to Guitar Hero II, after playing "Rocks the 80's" I instantly decided to go back and play all Guitar Heroes one after another and after fi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    Addictive Fun. No guitar experience necessary. All-nighter waiting to happen.

    Gameplay When you first pick up the guitar controller, watching a bunch of colored dots moving across the screen seems a bit daunting. Take the time to hit the tutorials. It will cut the initial learning curve down con... Read Full Review

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

    This game makes you feel like a rock star! literally it's for anyone who loves rhythm games.Even if you like rap!

    When i first played this game i was amazed.The graphics were spectacular and the songs and sound of the game were great.It pretty much destroys DDRMax and every other rhythm game you could think of.I'm a big fan of rap b... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    This game is AMAZING i cannot stop playing this game

    This game overrides all of the other games out on the market this one is awesome. i cant count the hours ive spent playing this game. all nighters every weekend. love it. everyone i talk to says that it is the best game ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful