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Average Player Score Based on 15551 ratings
8.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 15551 ratings
  1. 10 (3554)
  2. 9 (8637)
  3. 8 (2662)
  4. 7 (402)
  5. 6 (116)
  6. 5 (31)
  7. 4 (15)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (22)
  10. 1 (94)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8.1

    Lots of swords = Lots of Fun

    Geat Multiplayer for lots of you friends Gameplay: Okay, the gameplay is as simple as it gets. See man slash, see man kill, see man win! That sums it up really well. You can use Y, A, X to use attcks. You can do comb... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about SoulCalibur II

  • Review Score:8.6

    Soul Calibur II is a must buy for fans of PS2 fighting game. Some may say the game didn't improve at all since Soul Calibur from Dreamcast, but in a way this is a good news that Namco didn't mess up what's already a dece... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.7

    Let me say, overall Soul Calibur 2 for the PS2 is like a decorated Easter egg from last year. Pretty on the outside, but crap on the inside. Within five minutes of playing this game, if you are a SC veteran, you won't ... Read Full Review

    0 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Better than ever

    im really getting a bit annoyed at people giving the game low scores just because of the original soul calibur. not to mention that a high amount of people actually didnt even get a chance to play the game. i did, loved ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Soul Caliber 2 is an amazing sequel to an amazing game nothing more nothing less. I recomend you go and buy it now. The game is amazingly deep with many secret characters and by the way all the characters are unique and ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    I remember the first time I popped in Soul Calibur for the Dreamcast way back in 1999. Suffice it to say that, at the time, it not only boasted by far the most striking visuals ever seen in a console fighting game, but ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    I wasn't interested in Soul Caliber II at first I naturally steer clear of Beat em' ups for awhile. But this one seemed different, so I tried it out in a shop and thought WOW this is really good. So I bought it soon af... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.9

    In September of 1999, we saw the release of Sega’s last home video game console, The Dreamcast. At the launch we saw a few title’s that stood head and shoulders above the rest, the most notable was Namco’s release of Sou... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.2

    Good fighting game

    This is a good fighting game. You have many options to choose from when playing this game. You can play arcade and get some new charecters or play survail, or a new option. You can learn storys about the charecters to ge... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    The most perfectly complex, fun, and beautiful fighting game of all time.

    Soul Caiber 2 is everything that should be expected of the sequel to a great fighting game: a SUPERB fighting game. The gameplay is extremely complex, yet still fun for begginers. Because of this, you'll have fun from th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Very Addictive!!

    SC II is one of the most addictive fighting games next to the DOA series. there is much to do in this game like the weapon master mode where you can buy different weapons and fight your way through chapters. there is a s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful