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Dead to Rights II

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
55
3.1
Windows
...
3.3
Xbox
53
1.0
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Description

Jack Slate is back, in this beat-up sequel to the first. He teams up with his K9 Dog, Shadow, to overtake the criminal underground in Grant City. The main focus of the game is on Jack taking down crime after the kidnapping of a judge. He discovers a city full of corruption and betrayal.

Included is a 360 degree fighting system. Returning to the game is the super slow motion that was originally employed in Max Payne games and The Matrix movie. You can now use Shadow to attack enemies in real-time while you beat down on other enemies. If his stamina bar is high enough, Slate's K9 will kill the enemy, and if he is tired, he'll work to keep any enemy away with vicious bites.

This game includes a lot of weapons including rocket launchers, grenades, and Molotov cocktails. The minigames are not essential to the game, whereas they were in the original game. However, most of the game is very similar to its predecessor.

Screenshots

Dead to Rights II PlayStation 2 Title screen.
Dead to Rights II Windows Title screen
Dead to Rights II Windows Bullet Time gives you the opportunity to dive and fire at your enemies.
Dead to Rights II PlayStation 2 Menu screen.

Alternate Titles

  • "脱狱潜龙2" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "DTR II" -- Common abbreviation
  • "Dead to Rights II: Жестокое Правосудие" -- Russian spelling
  • "Dead to Rights II: Hell to Pay" -- Pre-release title

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The Press Says

The Next Level Xbox May 09, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Deaf Gamers PlayStation 2 2005 6.9 out of 10 69
IGN Xbox Apr 12, 2005 6.8 out of 10 68
games xtreme PlayStation 2 Dec 05, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
Game Chronicles PlayStation 2 Jun 07, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation 2 Nov 08, 2005 6 out of 10 60
G4 TV: X-Play Windows Jun 02, 2005 3 out of 5 60
Fragland.net Xbox Feb 07, 2006 55.9 out of 100 56
GameSpy PlayStation 2 Apr 20, 2005 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox Oct 31, 2005 8 out of 20 40

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Trivia

Awards

  • Game Informer Magazine
    • January 2006 (Issue #153) – #9 of the Top 10 Worst Games of 2005

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