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Score Breakdown Based on 9440 ratings
  1. 10 (3388)
  2. 9 (3986)
  3. 8 (1328)
  4. 7 (379)
  5. 6 (148)
  6. 5 (75)
  7. 4 (34)
  8. 3 (22)
  9. 2 (16)
  10. 1 (64)

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  • User Rating 8

    I HATE THE CAMERA and the pre-render scenarios and for PC the crappy graphics. But even with all is fails my favorite.

    Rated on June 04, 2012 by cesa210

    Good history and i love the voices but the controls are just stupid, don't get me wrong is not so hard to move but is just annoying move with that ridiculous camera angle. It's just a waste make a...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Resident evil 2

    Rated on August 03, 2006 by gentazo

    Raccoon City has somehow fallen victim to a zombie outbreak and it's up to you as either police officer Leon Kennedy, or Claire Redfield (sister to Chris Redfield from RE1), to find out what's going o...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    A good port with a few decidedly foreign design conventions

    Rated on February 01, 2006 by Nico4

    RE1 was a suprise hit so Capcom decided to develop RE2, the game got great succes on the PSone now RE2 has been ported to PC but is it a good port?. Between July-September S.T.A.R.S reported the trut...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Play RE2 in the dark = soil yourself. Jumpy scare tactics and haunting music make this game better than most movies.

    Rated on February 26, 2006 by Medpilot

    Claire and Leon seem like a couple of good people, the kind that you really want to help out. When they wander into a zombie town, however, all you can think is, "I am so glad that isn't me." Resid...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    More than what you expect out of a game.

    Rated on October 23, 2007 by ng2006

    I rememebr before playing this game, I'd never played any Adventure Like game. I used to play Action FPSs all the time. When fist I saw it on console I didn't like it at that time. But one day I recei...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    A total excitement among the storylines of RE series!!! Also has many unlockables!!!! : )

    Rated on April 05, 2006 by nss_120

    As I finish playing the disc 1, or either discs, I've been so surprised that there is a second scenario that is happening to both characters. As I play the games many times hardly achieving rank A,...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Resident Evil 2 is one of the best horror zombie games i have ever played!!!

    Rated on September 01, 2010 by skeleme

    Resident evil 2 is the best, its worth buying no matter what the price is. It even includes my favorite RE character, Leon and that is what makes the game a little bit better!!! The game is not to har...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    A very old game, but is one of the best in it's genre. Better play it alone after dawn!

    Rated on December 01, 2005 by Cmpunmu3

    One of the main reasons i've beaten this game about fifty times is because it has really interesting storyline, mysterious encounters and gives me goosebumps every time i play it. What makes this g...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    This game is amazing! And a really good follow-up to the first one, but the first one is still better...

    Rated on December 31, 2005 by zux2000

    Maybe wonder why I don't make a review of the PS1 version insted for PC? It's that simple that I own it just on PC, and I don't remember why I never bought it to PS1, it was a while... Maybe it was be...

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

    A game that will change the vision of what is a horror-story, a game like never before...

    Rated on April 05, 2007 by andruxandd

    I play this game in 2000 year and was my first game i finished, first game i play in my life and maybe that this genre of games marked forever.Then (in the grace year 2000) don't know how to play a ga...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.