Dynasty Warriors 2 (PlayStation 2)

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Play as one of nine generals in this action packed 3D fighting, combat strategy and simulation game based in the second century AD China. China is torn with internal civil conflict as the 400 year Han Dynasty comes to an end. Try and unite the country during the Yellow Turban wars.

You control a character, on foot and mounted on horse back, as you fight against thousands of enemies in a 3D world.


Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Yellow Turbans? Oh well, so much for hoping Green Lantern will save the day. Before each battle, you'll be presented with a briefing, giving background information, tactical overview, and victory conditions.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Tranquil Melody. Zhou Yu plays a tune before battle in the opening sequence. Filled with heavy rock music, this is one of the few peaceful moments in the soundtrack.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Power up mugging. Enemy heroes are the most difficult opponents you'll come across, as they will heal themselves between attacks. Its worth it, however, as they have items that will permanently boost your stats.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Lu Bu might have been impressively tall, but here he looks like Paul Bunyan. With a little luck and a powerful warrior, you can change the course of history.

Alternate Titles

  • "真三国無双" -- Japanese spelling
  • "真三国无双" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Zhen Sanguo Wushuang " -- Chinese title
  • "Shin Sangoku Musou " -- Japanese title
  • "Kill Everyone In Ancient China" -- Informal title

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Futuregamez.net Dec 21, 2000 85 out of 100 85
IGN Oct 23, 2000 7.9 out of 10 79
Video Games Dec, 2000 78 out of 100 78
GameSpot Aug 16, 2000 7.8 out of 10 78
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Jun 08, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Gamezone (Germany) Apr 26, 2001 6.5 out of 10 65
Gameplanet Nov 17, 2000 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) Dec 29, 2000 6 out of 10 60
PlayFrance Apr 08, 2003 4 out of 10 40
Gamekult Jan 02, 2001 2 out of 10 20


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Warriors of Fate

Although a sequel to Dynasty Warriors, a PlayStation fighting game, and many of the characters have similar maneuvers (even though the controls as different), the gameplay of Dynasty Warriors 2 more closely resembles the arcade game known as Warriors of Fate in English speaking countries.

It is a 2-D side-scroller in which you run through levels defeating hordes of enemies, either from foot or horseback. Although fictional names were used for the land and the characters, the five heroes closely resemble the Five Tiger Generals of Shu, including Zhao Yun, Guan Yu, Zhang Fei, and Huang Zhong...all playable in Dynasty Warriors 2.

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