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Score Breakdown Based on 7323 ratings
  1. 10 (4067)
  2. 9 (2136)
  3. 8 (516)
  4. 7 (199)
  5. 6 (107)
  6. 5 (70)
  7. 4 (31)
  8. 3 (27)
  9. 2 (51)
  10. 1 (119)

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  • Rating:9

    Spectacular but imperfect

    The Witcher 2 may exemplify the wisdom that it's better to fail spectacularly than to succeed forgettably. Which is not to say that this game is a failure--far from it. But I do believe, having just completed this game... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings

    In honour of The Witcher 3’s release this week, Steam was frankly giving away the first two titles in the The Witcher series, and to have refused their kind offer would have been worse than slapping them in the fac... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Not as good as the other, yet a truly entertaining RPG.

    The second iteration of The Witcher is impressive through the graphics, but sadly is not as good as the first. The story seems a little shallow, but regardless of this thing, the game is brilliant. The combat system is ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Not so bad

    Game is good though some misses. Story is good! Reminds of Game of Thrones series. Gameplay could have been better. But all in all, the game is awesome! They should add more sword fight moves and more abilities to use as... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    Overrated

    I'm baffled at the score this game gets. I just picked it up on Steam for 4 EUR, thinking I might just check out what the fuss was all about. I had played the first Witcher game, but was quite disappointed with the game-... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    A great story-driven RPG.

    PROS:Length: Roughly 45 hours, depending if you play harder difficulty modes (dark mode) which require gold grind, which requires additional play time.Crafting armor and swordsMultiple difficulty settingsGorgeous visuals... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    TW 2 : Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition (Ver 3.3) review. How to make already a great game even better .

    The Witcher 2 didn’t get the attention that it deserved back in 2011 when it originally launched , until Enhanced Edition of the game was announced for PC and Xbox 360 . Originally launched as PC exclusive back in... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    TW 2 : Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition (Ver 3.3) review. How to make already a great game even better .

    The Witcher 2 didn’t get the attention that it deserved back in 2011 when it originally launched , until Enhanced Edition of the game was announced for PC and Xbox 360 . Originally launched as PC exclusive back in... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    TW 2 : Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition (Ver 3.3) review. How to make already a great game even better .

    The Witcher 2 didn’t get the attention that it deserved back in 2011 when it originally launched , until Enhanced Edition of the game was announced for PC and Xbox 360 . Originally launched as PC exclusive back in... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Great Game, but too explicit

    one of the greatest rpg games ive ever played. the choice system is more like that of mass effect than that of skyrim, oblivion,etc. the game has stunning graphics, interesting characters and a complex combat system whi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful