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Score Breakdown Based on 1111 ratings
  1. 10 (250)
  2. 9 (425)
  3. 8 (320)
  4. 7 (83)
  5. 6 (11)
  6. 5 (6)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (10)

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  • User Rating 10

    There is no game like Silent Hill 2, it is the most engaging survival horror game besides RE:4.

    Rated on December 25, 2005 by CartoonWorldVGM

    Konami isn't well known for survival horror, until they decided one day, "Hey! Let's try to compete with Capcom's Resident Evil series." Then the rest was history. The first game was really good, but ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Silent Hill "2" Better Grpahic's New Story Wonderfull Music...Whats Not Too Love?

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by SurvivalGamer

    For any fan of the survival horror genre this game will entertain you as much as the next best survival horror game. But! This game sets the pace for a new generation of horror games. Why? Because of...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.1

    Rated on December 14, 2003 by Hunk4thSurvivor

    Silent Hill 2 Restless Dreams is one of the scariest games I have ever played. The Survival Horror franchises first started off with Alone in the Dark, but got put into life by Resident Evil. Resident...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    This the hands down BEST horror series in gaming history.

    Rated on May 23, 2007 by taylorb522

    Silent hill 2 has touched me, in some way, this game is a masterpiece, every detail in this game is perfected in this game, the look, the game play, the story, every thing. This game has changed my li...

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

    The sound, atmosphere, and enemies will send a chill down your spine.

    Rated on October 03, 2004 by grizza

    Silent Hill 2 has you playing as a man named James Sunderland. He comes to Silent Hill after receiving a letter from his wife Mary to meet her there in Silent Hill. The only thing wrong with this is...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    Wow, this is game spooky, hard and fun

    Rated on May 26, 2007 by Condor23

    GAMEPLAY: You're a man named James who is looking for his lost wife in silent hill. You start out in a bathroom and then you walk outside. The camera movements might bug you sometimes during the figh...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    An excellent sequel to Silent Hill the first. A good horror game and a very good definition on survival. Excellent game.

    Rated on May 02, 2012 by Arthusbuttkick

    The Good: Interesting story- Excellent environment- A great many thrills and very scary- Incredible main Antagonist- The Bad: Bad acting and wording- Some of the story comes across very corny...

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

    Silent Hill 2 combines the elements of Drama&Horror to redefine the genre-this is what sets the SH series apart from RE.

    Rated on January 09, 2006 by BiMetroWiccan

    Silent Hill 2 features a "Noise Effect" setting that, by default, is set to On. I highly recommend turning this feature to Off, unless you particularly like your videogames having the appearance o...

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

    In for a good scare?

    Rated on September 14, 2004 by TalSet_11

    If you've ever played high-profile survival horror games such as Resident Evil, or the original Silent Hill, or any of the subsequent Silent Hill games, and found it to be enjoyable, then you may do v...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Your demons will be revealed....

    Rated on May 19, 2008 by rosesforever89

    Silent Hill 2: Restless Dreams was named #1 in G4's Top 10 Scariest Survival Horror Games and I would have to agree with them. This time around we take on a new character and pretty much a new storyl...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.