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Average Player Score Based on 6214 ratings
8.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 6214 ratings
  1. 10 (1026)
  2. 9 (2136)
  3. 8 (1994)
  4. 7 (737)
  5. 6 (128)
  6. 5 (63)
  7. 4 (43)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (22)
  10. 1 (51)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9.2

    The last of the true NFS games.

    It started with the simple NFS games. Just you, your car, your opponents, and the track. Then, all of a sudden, you were running from the Police in Redrock Ridge with a roadblock ahead! Now, you're speeding down a cou... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2

  • Review Score:7.2

    This has to be the worst racin game in the world because of tight handlin, but still its hard not to like it

    as a game it is too hard, poorly controled, uneven, hard 2 unlock cars and boring. but as some thing too use perminent multiplayer and then get bragging rights against your friends- the its a masterpiece. It is nothin c... Read Full Review

    0 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 2 is definitely the best game yet just on the graphics alone not to mention the trademark stellar arcade/realistic racing games Need for Speed fans expect(porche unleashed was lame i mean what ... Read Full Review

    4 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    The brilliant reviewer that gave this game a 3.9 obviously has no idea what makes a great game. NFSHP2 is nothing but addicting. It is a very fast paced arcade-like racing game, has very great looking exotic (not to me... Read Full Review

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

    NFS Hot Pursiut 2

    Hot Pursiut 2 is definetly AWSOME! this game is a must have for the NFS series. if your looking for adrenaline pumping action here it is. plenty of cars and tracks to choose from and you can either be the cop, run from t... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.1

    Yeah, this game is cool. It is another installment is the Need For Speed series. How many NFS games are there??? It is in the same league as Final Fantasy in the sense that there are sooo many remakes of the game. This i... Read Full Review

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

    Hot Pursuit 2 is the Need for speed ever and easily one of the most fun racers ever made.

    Need for Speed hot pursuit 2 is the best example of a game that no matter the time that has passed from its released it can still be not only fun but also better than most games in the series. The graphics of Need for sp... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.4

    Made in 2002 I believe this racing game may have potential for a 2005 game.

    Need for speed is one of the best racing games I've ever played. Its fast paced well done graphicly and a whole lot of fun. In this game there are two modes. Hot pursuit and just a normal World race. Withthin these mo... Read Full Review

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

    Better than the newer Most Wanted title?? Of course it is...

    The sheer volume of things you can do in this game with your "exotic" cars is great race against other cars, beat the cops in hot pursuit mode or just thrash your ferrari 550 on course's around the world, the control int... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    If speed is your drug, this'll make you OD!

    Graphics - The graphics on this game are beautiful to say the least. Chrome shines in the sun set, water sprays through the air, and heat causes that neat ripple effect. Each car busts up pretty good, but this is jus... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    This is the first NFS game at the PlayStation 2, and it rocks!!!!

    Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 was the first Need For Speed series to hit the PlayStation 2 , the gameplay is like the old PlayStation platform but.... (cool stuff) the game have added few features to the game. If you are... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful