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Average Player Score Based on 2073 ratings
8.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 2073 ratings
  1. 10 (756)
  2. 9 (873)
  3. 8 (282)
  4. 7 (83)
  5. 6 (25)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (5)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (34)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9.5

    One of the best classic NES games, dude!

    I remember borrowing this game from my older cousins' house and never gave it back to them. My cousins' names were "Keisha", "Glenn", "David", and "Roy". Keisha was the oldest, Glenn was 2nd, and Roy was the youngest of ... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:9.1

    Ah, the Mega Man series. One of Capcom's most famous (or infamous) series that's still going after 15 years. It's my favourite game series of all time, and for good reason: the gameplay is simply classic, and it's one ... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    One of the greatest Mega Man games to date.

    Not only Mega Man 2 is the greatest Mega Man game, it's also the greatest NES game. As the title may suggest, Mega Man 2 is the sequel to the first Mega Man for the NES. The title screen is interesting; it shows Mega Man... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    Defining Moment in the Series

    As far as the Mega Man series goes for the NES, this was the defining moment. This classic built upon the original formula of the first in a big way by adding more stages, continuing to allow you to choose who you fight... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    The best of the Mega Man series!

    After taking a turn away from the first Mega Man installment, Mega Man 2 comes away as the best Mega Man of the series. Mega Man 2 follows the same setup as all of the other games where you beat one of eight bosses one a... Read Full Review

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

    A Gem that has Stood the Test of Time

    After many long years I finally took the time to go back and try Mega Man II for NES. I genuinely enjoyed the nostalgia of the game; remembering the a time of gaming where developers needed to work really hard on gamepla... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    One of the best classic NES games, dude!

    I remember borrowing this game from my older cousins' house and never gave it back to them. My cousins' names were "Keisha", "Glenn", "David", and "Roy". Keisha was the oldest, Glenn was 2nd, and Roy was the youngest of ... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.4

    My first and favorite mega man experience!...Period!

    I've played games in the mega man series from mega man to mega man bass to the mega man x series. I enjoy some of the games but for the most part it seems like overkill. Mega man, an evil scientist, a bunch of terminato... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    The sequel that brought greatness to the Mega Man series.

    *** MEGA MAN 2 *** THE GOOD -Excellent level design -Memorable soundtrack -Great cast of evil robots with cool powers -Epic boss battles THE BAD -Some power-ups prove to be useless except for a handful of... Read Full Review

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

    one of my favorite games of all time

    deifinately one of the my favorite games of all time. From about the age of 3 i have been playing this game for the regular nintendo. The first time i beat it i remember being insanely excited. It took me years to finall... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    Easily the greatest Mega Man game ever made.

    This game brings back great memories of childhood, and I've only recently begun to play it again. It's not as hard as I remember it to be, but it is still highly addictive and beautifully put together. The graphics onl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful