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8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 3348 ratings
  1. 10 (991)
  2. 9 (1691)
  3. 8 (464)
  4. 7 (115)
  5. 6 (36)
  6. 5 (16)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (23)

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What Gamespot Users have to say about Homeworld 2

  • User Rating 6.2

    The original and cataclysm were better. If you want to read the shortcomings of this game, read on.

    Rated on June 02, 2007 by rj5958

    The Bentusi don't have their signature hollow voice. Many of the units are nerfed in Homeworld 2. For instance capturing now is done with weak and expensive marine frigates. The computer doesn't have ...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A fantastic conclusion to a game that has changed the RTS genre forever.

    Rated on May 13, 2008 by ctansuche

    For those taking a look at this game for the first time, I would highly recommend playing the games of the series in order from start to finish (Homeworld, Homeworld: Cataclysm, and Homeworld 2). ...

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

    Totally new 3D engine

    Rated on January 09, 2006 by 700652948163

    Homeworld 2 continues the epic struggle of the Hiigarans and their leader Karan S'jet. Many thought their hardships would end when they returned to Hiigara, yet fate has not been so kind to the Exiles...

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

    instant wow, hours of gameplay, beauty and great concept

    Rated on August 07, 2006 by brutal_kid

    Even though i played this games years after the release, holy crap it's good. The gameplay is surprisingly sophisticated and the graphics are stunning. a bad computer can handle this and it still play...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    not too bad but didn't work for me

    Rated on September 22, 2012 by hardheartman

    I bought this game seeing the great reviews it has been getting from gamespot and many users but after a few hours I realize that that the game isn't what it should be. Mind you, I was interested only...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.4

    Great Game Play not so great campaign plot.

    Rated on June 19, 2007 by AdmiralCaesar25

    I like the home world style of play but I did not like the plot. To much religious stuff. I was a little lost. The hyperspace cores were only used for large mother ship class. However, this was not ...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.8

    Rated on September 19, 2003 by magicman4774

    While beautiful to look at, there are some significant flaws. Firstly, the AI sends wave after wave of attackers at you, never giving you a chance to draw a long breath between waves, whcih seriously ...

    2 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Inter galactic war is always good, even if it does tick me off once in a while.

    Rated on June 25, 2007 by CanadianMadCow

    Homeworld 2 is a good game, even if it is alot like the first. But I dont own that one, or actually homeworld 2, But I have borrowed it long enough to know that Homeworld 2 ig great. Plot in the game,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Another jewel in a series of 3D RTS games.

    Rated on January 18, 2005 by Skull_kid2000

    If you've ever wanted to command hundreds of ships in huge, epic space battles now is your time. Homeworld2 is the original sci-fi 3D RTS, and it is definitly one of the best. Homeworld2 allows you to...

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

    It's probably one of the best RTS ever maid. I have looked and haven't found space strategy game better than Homeworld

    Rated on December 11, 2009 by Khobar

    It's probably one of the best RTS ever maid. I have looked and haven't found space strategy game better than Homeworld . Whenever I want to play a good RTS which include space ships stars, big expl...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.