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Score Breakdown Based on 7344 ratings
  1. 10 (2739)
  2. 9 (3202)
  3. 8 (993)
  4. 7 (201)
  5. 6 (76)
  6. 5 (36)
  7. 4 (16)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (15)
  10. 1 (62)

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  • User Rating:8.3

    Despite what everyone might say about the game, playing this over a year and a half later after Sons of Liberty is still very engaging, impressionable, and good-looking. The great production values are still there, heck... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.7

    First to express is my extreme fustration in getting to even play this game. Damaged or dirty disk, a bogus call by the game code, caused two returns to the vendor. Kamani did not return any of my dozen or so calls. The ... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.8

    Best game

    I just want to tell all you, my friends, that this is the best game I have ever seen , not challengeble . I don't know how to describe it , All I can say is that it is THE BEST GAME ever seen. Sound is perfect ...... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1

    Despite a poor port this is still one hell of a game

    This is to put it simply one of the best games of the series. The game has a poor port to the PC being a port of a port ( from PS2 to Xbox to PC) but it can be easily forgiven with its unique style that it uses top prese... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Soild Snake is Back.. And than replaced by Raiden!

    Yup. That's what MGS2 is about.. Raiden. The newest Main Charecter to the Metal Gear Saga.. Or.. Was.. Back in 2002.. Anyway.. The first thing i can say is that THIS comes with VR missions so no need to buy 'em seprate.... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    The best system of 21st century!

    Firstly this is a great game.But since PC is never the same as PS2 ,the graphics suck.Again playing with a key board is another thing suck. Expert the weakness above ,this game is truely the best system of the 21st cen... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Metal Gear Solid 2 : Substance is just a great game.

    This game starts with Snake as the main character, but after the Tanker Chapter, Raiden takes the control and go into the Big Shell to a sneaking mission. The Big Shell was a huge marine decontamination facility establis... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Good game, good graphics, bad controlls.

    Well, Metal gear solid 2 substance isn't better than the playstation 2 version of the game, and it's not better even than sons of liberty. The graphics of Metal gear solid 2 substance, is as the same as mgs 2 sons of lib... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6

    Warning right analog stick cannot be emulated by pc version

    made it up to solidus snake. game will only allow you to sword thrust kick and punch which is useless against this adversary. you have to use the raiden's sword to beat him unfortunately you will be unable to hack and sl... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Best game i ever played in my life.

    I knew when i first played it that this game was going to be good... But i didn't expect it was going to be this amazing! Well we could begin the story: Believe me its very hard to follow sometimes especially at the end ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful