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7.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 281 ratings
  1. 10 (42)
  2. 9 (39)
  3. 8 (85)
  4. 7 (66)
  5. 6 (32)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (2)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Great!

    Rated on March 11, 2012 by xtdoog

    A great game, don't so different for the first one.the game give you a great entertainment, much fun. the story is good, the graphics have a little upgrade... A great game, don't so different for t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    In life you find yourself having a love/hate relationship with many things, Well same goes for Shank 2

    Rated on April 10, 2012 by HxCEdgy

    In life you find yourself having a love/hate relationship with many things, Well same goes for Shank 2 from the start you are throw in a action packed bloodbath of an old school beaten-up with some un...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Shank 2 improves upon its predecessor, but creates a bunch of new problems.

    Rated on June 03, 2012 by ivory_soul

    The Good: Nice art style, lots of gore, improved combat and controls, a few new weapons, toned down difficulty, playing as Corina is fun The Bad: Stupid story, bad voice acting, very short, lame bo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    What happens when you make a chainsaw wielding maniac your main Character?

    Rated on June 04, 2012 by salisadecade

    What do you get when you make a merciless, chainsaw wielding maniac your main character? Well in Hollywood they got "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre", but over at Klei Entertainment they got something muc...

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

    Really a good game.. i enjoyed a lot

    Rated on June 07, 2012 by vmssanthosh

    hi i am a lover of shank 1. when shank 2 released i bought it.. really its very good and addictive game.. the art in the game is nice.. and the boss fights are amazing.. i really love this game.. i ha...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Just as stylistic and brutal as its predecessor, but with more frustration and not enough variety to change things up.

    Rated on July 15, 2012 by zophar53

    The first Shank, released a little less than a year and a half ago, was a game that never really made much of a splash and likely flew under the radar for many gamers. This is a shame since the sm...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Want shank 3!!!

    Rated on July 28, 2012 by saifssj6

    Played shank1 and it was boring....the boss battles weren't fun as they were supposed to be.The visuals were good,but was bland and doesn't count once you have played 10 minutes into the game.Anyway a...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The name fits it all. Shank 2 is quite the game to lose blood from your fingers from.

    Rated on September 14, 2012 by ProdigyPoop

    Shank 2 was a game I got for free from PlayStation Plus a long time ago. It is an arcade game so like usually you can't expect too much. But I underestimated this game, Shank 2 is as addicting at a fa...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Give the old arcade feeling that was lost for a long time.

    Rated on January 25, 2013 by dreamerdonkey

    Klei Entertainment unleashed the Shank 2. This is the latest installment of their successful 2D brawler series Shank. And like its predecessor its completely satisfy the fan of old school hack and sla...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    unexpectedly awesome

    Rated on March 09, 2014 by Bulldawg8879

    I had never played the original but now I really want to after just completing this unexpectedly completely awesome game. I really didn't know what to go in expecting with this even though I saw some...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.