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9.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 607 ratings
  1. 10 (363)
  2. 9 (189)
  3. 8 (33)
  4. 7 (11)
  5. 6 (5)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (2)

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  • User Rating 10

    This game is a great start for any RPG player. You have to appreciate the hard work and detail put in this game

    Rated on February 22, 2012 by taylorkristich

    This game is a great start for any RPG player. You have to appreciate the hard work and detail put in this game. The Unique characters in the game makes you really fall in love with all it's has to of...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Classic Turn Based Strategy, one of the all time great Genesis games!

    Rated on April 03, 2008 by KidKombo

    Truly great RPGs were hard to find on the ol' Genesis. There was Phantasy Star...and thats about it. But Shining Force 2 stands apart as one of the greatest turn based strategy RPGs of all time, and a...

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

    Rated on June 27, 2003 by Blue-Blade

    Awesome game, This is a game I've remembered for years and years. I don't think there's a better game. This my first and greatest RPG experience. My memories of this game even surpass those of Final ...

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

    The Sequel To A Legacy That Will Never Die

    Rated on May 09, 2007 by Shiningwiz21

    How do I explain this in just a few words??? Well with such an awesome game like Shining Force II, there's no need for explaining this game in so many words =D First off let me tell you that the graph...

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

    The best RPG on the Megadrive!

    Rated on April 06, 2008 by Moondog954

    Shining Force 2 is simply the best 16-bit RPG there is, even better that the mighty Chrono Trigger (which is second IMO). if you like RPGs you should love this, its a strategy RPG where you can get...

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

    When i die, i'll always remember this as one of my favourite RPGS ever! :)

    Rated on December 30, 2005 by Alucard7321

    Where to start heh? hmm *thinks* I think i was...about 8 or 10 years old when i first played this game. I just always remember the music from this game for some reason. The satisfying battle sys...

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

    Best RPG on the GENESIS! Classic Game.

    Rated on April 22, 2008 by pantera_86TB

    Shining Force 2 was the first and the best tactical based rpg i've ever played. One of the best things about this game is you get to choose the difficulty! STORY8/10- The story in shining force 2 sta...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Probably the best Sega game!

    Rated on January 23, 2006 by yankee_steve

    This game is my all-time favorite. Tons of fun and there is always something new happening. Highly addictive! Its just a shame they've stopped making these kinda games. I haven't found nothing cl...

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

    Perfection.

    Rated on February 12, 2010 by Blackknight1776

    This game is a perfect addition to the series. They made a new story.. that is a continuation of Shining Force I. That being said the major similarity is that they tell the story about how the new Ene...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Before Final Fantasy Tactics, there was Shining Force

    Rated on February 21, 2006 by neodare

    The shining force series was by far the best series on the Sega Genesis. I remember playing this game for hours and hours and beating it never stopped me from playing it again. I don't know if it was ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.