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6.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 1848 ratings
  1. 10 (137)
  2. 9 (272)
  3. 8 (512)
  4. 7 (412)
  5. 6 (188)
  6. 5 (116)
  7. 4 (75)
  8. 3 (44)
  9. 2 (25)
  10. 1 (67)

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  • User Rating 8

    Smacking cops with severed heads is fun It's an emergancy! We are running out of food! That's okay sir... we have the St

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by gta11

    State Of Emergency For PS2. This game is incredibly gory. You can shoot someone's head off, then grab it and whack people with it. While this may excite others, it may make some feel sick to their ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.8

    Rated on December 11, 2003 by Dhop38

    Do not buy this game!! Just because Rockstar made this game please do not go buy it like i did. This game is a huge waste of money and a huge waste of your time, and the really sad thing about all of ...

    1 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    Just a fun brainless game.

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by townsenda1

    If your in the market for a brainless beat 'em up game then look no further then State of Emergency for the PS2. In this game you basically run through the entire game finding new and fun ways to ki...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    it's still a good game, but gets really repetitive

    Rated on April 06, 2009 by WWE4lyfe123

    SOE has two basic modes: Chaos, a score based free-for-all where all the fun is to be had and Revolution, the story mode in which you act out the middle-man in a Littleguy vs. The Man war. Actuall...

    4 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Wow, this game gave me some mixed reactions, but I will say this: Rockstar's worst work.

    Rated on November 26, 2004 by Burning_Rubber

    Well, thi game is alright, but it needs some work, it is nowhere near the constant masterpeices that Rockstar has been having lately. Case it point: GTA: San Andreas. The gameplay, what can I say. ...

    1 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    State of Emergency is an original game that's fun to play and is also a technical masterpiece.

    Rated on February 17, 2005 by CapitalistPride

    Many people fail to see State of Emergency's high points. They look at State of Emergency and see it's simple pedestrian graphics and say, "Holy crap, my N64 had better graphics then that.", but they ...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Best fun I've had in a long time.

    Rated on January 21, 2006 by fistfull_of_me

    Stae of Emergency is definately fun, even if your not a fan of violent games. The graphics are excellent because even with the hoards of people running around on screen, the frame rate doesn't bust up...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Spread utter pandemonium through the streets of the city with this insane shoot-em-up.

    Rated on January 21, 2006 by cItYoFtHeDaMnEd

    I remember looking at this game`s cover for the first time, it looked like a failure to copy Grand Theft Auto, the actual game suprised me. Who doesn`t want to cause extreme destruction in a huge cit...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    State of Emergency was one of those games you either adored or abhorred.

    Rated on August 24, 2006 by Terryspanky

    State of Emergency was one of those games you either adored or abhorred. Released by publisher Rockstar Games right around the time before Grand Theft Auto III came out. State of Emergency certainly w...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.1

    Great game. Origional and fun

    Rated on January 22, 2006 by Rockstar2200

    State Of Emergency is a unique game that has sprung other games to follow in its path. The objective of the game is to cause as much havoc and chaos as humanly possible. You are part of an activist fo...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.