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Average Player Score Based on 6215 ratings
8.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 6215 ratings
  1. 10 (1026)
  2. 9 (2136)
  3. 8 (1994)
  4. 7 (737)
  5. 6 (128)
  6. 5 (63)
  7. 4 (42)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (22)
  10. 1 (52)

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

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

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

  • Review Score:9

    Still one of the best arcade racing games of all time. The handling is great and the sense of exagerated arcade speed is perfect. The tracks are long and none are shorter than 3 minutes for one circuit around. The opp... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    The peak of the NFS series

    Graphics: NFS:HP2 is a game which took me by complete surprise on the PlayStation 2, with visuals that really were much better than most other driving titles on the system, aside from Gran Turismo. The car models are ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Need For Speed:Hot Pursuit 2 For The Ps2

    Need For Speed Hot Pursuit 2 is one of the best racing games EVER. Even in 2009. 7 Years after, this game is still a masterpiece. Ultimately this game features alot of exotic cars to drive and high adrenaline chases. ... Read Full Review

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

    A Need For Speed Game For The Ages

    Before the Need For Speed Series went Underground. EA Game released NFS2: Hot Pursuit. I rented this game twice before buying it. The game features exotic sports cars such as Porsche's, Ferraris, Import Sports Cars, ... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

    no a moment of boredem

    good all out pursuit where it is actually a challenge to escape cops never gets boring awsome cars for your driving pleasure long game but may i repreat FUN! the roadblocks should have been made a little more challengi... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    Need for Speed has done it again.

    Need for Speed: HP 2 is one of those games that are, though appreciated at some point, are deeply underrated. I must say this, with no bias, that this is one of the best racing games I've ever played - and I've played t... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 is a great racing game that is fun for a long time.

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 is a great racing game that is fun for a long time. Let me start by saying how great this game is even when it gets old. It won a Publisher's Choice Award for Best Racing. It has great graph... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    One of the funnest racing games ever!

    Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 2 is a fun game if you just want to drive fast cars and run from the cops. There are basically two main modes in this game: Hot Pursuit and World Racing. In the Hot Pursuit mode you have to com... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    This is one of my all time favorite racing games. Runnig from the cops in this game is so much fun its not even funny.

    This is my favorite racing game ever. Runnig from the cops and attempting to smash them into the wall is the most fun i've ever had in a racing game except for perhaps Burnout 3. But this game is better than Burnout beca... Read Full Review

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

    great

    The sheer volume of things to 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 interfac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful