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The House of the Dead 2 (Dreamcast)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
83
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3.6
MobyScore
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Description

The House of The Dead 2 is a conversion of Sega's popular light gun arcade game. In this game you play the role of a detective out to stop a madman who has unleashed zombies and other horrid creatures on an Italian city. You have to kill the monsters, save people and find out the plans behind this mayhem. The game uses a auto game camera which pans around in a preset manner as you venture through the city killing the creatures and rescuing people. Extra modes like training and time trial are included for replayability.

Screenshots

The House of the Dead 2 Dreamcast BBQ - Who wants a sausage?
The House of the Dead 2 Dreamcast Damn dirty imp.
The House of the Dead 2 Dreamcast Wait, you forgot your umbrella!
The House of the Dead 2 Dreamcast Title Screen

Alternate Titles

  • "HOD 2" -- Informal short title

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User Reviews

Another great arcade conversion for the Dreamcast! Tibes80 (1495) unrated

The Press Says

Freak May, 1999 92 out of 100 92
NowGamer Sep 23, 1999 8.7 out of 10 87
IGN Sep 08, 1999 8.7 out of 10 87
Shin Force Nov 06, 1999 8.5 out of 10 85
Jeuxvideo.com Nov 30, 1999 17 out of 20 85
Game Revolution Nov, 1999 B+ 83
Retrogaming.it Jun 11, 2008 8 out of 10 80
HonestGamers Mar 10, 2005 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Mar 30, 1999 6.7 out of 10 67
GamePro (US) Nov 24, 2000 3 out of 5 60

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Trivia

The blood in the German version of the game is rendered green, but you can play through a level, shooting all of some gadgets to unlock red blood.
Kic'N (4242) added The House of the Dead 2 (Dreamcast) on Mar 29, 2001
Other platforms contributed by The cranky hermit (474) and The Ring Hawk (654)