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  3. 8 (472)
  4. 7 (186)
  5. 6 (42)
  6. 5 (25)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (31)

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  • User Rating 10

    its to bad that this game was not bigger puting it on a dieing sytem its the 2 best game ever made

    Rated on May 04, 2007 by Tonychicago

    great game you know what i mean tons of fun you know what i mean worth every penny that you pay you know what i mean the graphics are superb in this its a some what long game you know what i mean ive ...

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

    Chi-You-Man's Shenmue 2(Dreamcast Review)<br />

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by Chi-You-Man

    So here we are again.. Shenmue 2 is a long awaited sequel to the perfect game that is shenmue..but what do i think of it?well it certainly packs a punch. Shenmue 2 follows ryo hazuki's determinat...

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

    Shenmue II improves on just about everything wrong with the original Dreamcast Game.

    Rated on September 19, 2004 by benjones1blj

    Shenmue II is the sequel to the game Shenmue, which was released on Dreamcast in 2000. It tells the story of Ryo Hazuki a high school student who sees his father murdered in front of his eyes. Shenmue...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Rated on May 17, 2004 by Manqueida

    Nice improvements on the gameplay and graphics make Shenmue 2 even better than its predecessor. This is a game that confirms how Dreamcast was able to deliver excellent software. Shenmue has improved ...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Rated on July 21, 2004 by -HighStakes-

    Shenmue II never made it to the DC (US anyways), but its a damn good thing Sega brought it back for the Xbox. If you never played the first game, then i suggest playing the first one before checking ...

    0 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    my best "out of body experience" so far!

    Rated on November 03, 2004 by Nsae_Comp

    experience!!!!! if you are into modern japanese culture and as well into the 1980ies and would like to warp yourself into somebody else, the shenmue series is yet unbeaten. the graphics still work ...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9

    Shenmue II is an instant classic with all the elements of a wonderful game.

    Rated on January 05, 2006 by granamachine

    This is one of the greatest games ever made and is finally making it's second appearance on Dreamcast. Shenmue II not only outdoes the first one in every way but surprasses it even more, this game is ...

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

    Ryo's story continues as his quest for vengeance becomes something much more than he could have ever imagined.

    Rated on June 23, 2012 by Dark-Messenger

    Pros: Open world feeling Plenty of character interaction Cons: Not much change or improvements Free battles still suffers from button mashing "Shenmue II" for the Sega Dreamcast is the sque...

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

    Shenmue II is a perfect game, and it really showcases the power of the Dreamcast.

    Rated on January 12, 2006 by cplater

    I only wish that SEGA hadn't canceled the US release of this game. Any Shenmue fan would be well served to find an import copy of the game. One of the best features of this game is the fact that (with...

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

    The best game for the Dreamcast; an absolute masterpiece.

    Rated on February 17, 2005 by soul_less

    Let me get this out of the way first: Shenmue II is the best game for the Dreamcast; it is an absolute masterpiece. OK, now that that is out of the way, you'll now know to expect nothing but praise f...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.