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Average Player Score Based on 187 ratings
7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 187 ratings
  1. 10 (28)
  2. 9 (45)
  3. 8 (79)
  4. 7 (19)
  5. 6 (6)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (4)

What Gamespot Users have to say about Strider 2

  • User Rating 6.8

    Not as good as the original, but still fun albeit a bit short.

    Rated on January 31, 2006 by Unorthodox1978

    The story line is hackneyed and pasted together with crazy glue and spinkles. The Action is linear and 2D when it could've been so much more. In the end, Capcom really dropped the ball with this one. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.1

    Better than the first game, but still isn't up to snuff.

    Rated on July 10, 2007 by NeoFalconHavok

    Lets face it, the first strider game was pure garbage. Anyone can tell you that. Strider 2 for the genesis was even worse. Then we get Strider 3 in the form of "2". Eh...lets get this starte...

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

    Just plain fun

    Rated on November 26, 2006 by RockmanX204

    If you liked Strider your going to like Strider 2 better because it's more fun than the first one.This also includes better graphics it new moves for your character.You can also play as Strider Hein.T...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Great game, but way to short!

    Rated on January 03, 2009 by DarkGale17

    I remember renting this game a very long time ago, and forgetting to return it... So i finally dug it up from my collection the other day and began playing it. Although.. It seemed as soon as i starte...

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

    A worthy successor that doesn't realize its true potentials.

    Rated on April 28, 2006 by solsticeblue

    Strider was, to put it simply, the stuff of legends. It practically seemed impossible to top the original one. This is the sequel to that legendary game, and, although it doesn't trump the original in...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Normally I would say Shinobi, Gaiden, watch out! But seein' az how long ago this game waz made...

    Rated on February 07, 2007 by Hyroshima

    Even though this game is relatively old, it still packs a formidable punch. It fits perfectly into the fighting style of old Capcom games. A constant rush, repeated flying punches and a few special mo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.