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Score Breakdown Based on 2877 ratings
  1. 10 (1177)
  2. 9 (1353)
  3. 8 (273)
  4. 7 (42)
  5. 6 (9)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (8)

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  • User Rating:8.3

    Zone of the Enders-the 2nd Runner is a great game. It has a vibrant, colorful look that makes it seems like you're watching an anime mech cartoon not only in the cutscenes but during regualar gameplay as well. The ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6

    This game did not cease to amaze me. I will start off with the graphics: They are simply amazing and should teach other games how cell shading should really be used. Fluid animation and an amazing blend of cel shading ... Read Full Review

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

    Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner is much more addictive than the first release of the game!!!

    Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner is much more addictive than the first release of the game. The gameplay is great and the graphics are cool and really rocks! I find this game so interesting and very challenging especia... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    High-speed mecha action? Yes. Fitting soundtrack? Yes. Story by Kojima? Yes. One great package.

    This is what Kojima should focus on once MGS4 is out. The ZOE series has always played second fiddle to MGS; however it could also end with this one and still work. ZOE: 2nd Runner is the sequel to the original Zone of t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5

    I played the original Zone of Enders a long time ago and was left not too impressed by the game back then. Still I was curious to see how part two would be and started playing. Gameplay: 7 The gameplay basically exis... Read Full Review

    2 of 32 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    This game is a perfect 10 in my eyes...

    This game is what you can expect from Kojima. Every game he makes is a masterpiece. The game has a great, detailed story line. It draws you in and in the end you feel moved. Also the battle system is easy and extremly fa... Read Full Review

    6 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    great game one of the best if not the best i have played on ps2

    it has good graphics, very cool mech designs, good combat system, very good music, great level design, great story (you also dont have to have played the original enders to ge the story. upon beating the game it opens up... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3

    Sleeper hit for me...

    Never heard of the first game in this series, but I am glad I found time to pick up the second installment. Game looks great to me, furious action and will some depth to the action as well. Some boards are fun to fly and... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9

    Intense High Speed Robot Action, what more could you want?

    ZOE 2 is about taking down a vast amount of enemies on screen at once. Jehuty (the orbital Frame you will be piloting) has a vast amount of moves at his desposal and more that you will obtain as you play throught the gam... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    This is what the first game should have been:anime cutscenes,better story,and better characters and action.

    This is what the first game should have been:anime cutscenes,better story,and better characters and action.The Orbital Frames are cooler,the main character,though his first and last names are that of 2 real world animals... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful