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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

MobyRank MobyScore
Xbox
79
2.0
GameCube
75
3.1
Macintosh
72
1.0
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Description

In this Harry Potter game, join him during his second term at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

A dark plot against his "Mudblood" classmates has Harry befuddled as more and more students are strangely petrified. Harry must learn new spells and cast them without mistake to uncover the secrets and solve the mysteries.

In the PC version, the 3D environments are "free-roaming" as players actually become Harry Potter and learn more about his world and personality. Conversations with the various characters and keen observation as you explore are crucial to solving the game. Interact with familiar characters from the movie: Ron, Hermoine and, of course, Gilderoy Lockhart. Additionally, there are multiple mini-games and side quests.

Screenshots

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Windows That crack in the wall means there's a passage beyond it
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Windows Harry Potter gets some help
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Windows Folio magi screen
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Xbox Main Menu

Alternate Titles

  • "哈里波特与密室" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Гарри Поттер и Тайная комната" -- Russian spelling
  • "הארי פוטר וחדר הסודות" -- Hebrew title
  • "Harry Potter y la Cámara Secreta" -- Spanish title
  • "Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens" -- German title
  • "Harry Potter to Himtisu no Heya" -- Japanese title
  • "Harry Potter och Hemligheternas Kammare" -- Swedish title
  • "Harry Potter ja Salaisuuksien Kammio" -- Finnish title
  • "Harry Potter i Komnata Tajemnic" -- Polish title
  • "Harry Potter et la Chambre des Secrets" -- French title
  • "Harry Potter en de Geheime Kamer" -- Dutch title
  • "Harry Potter e a Câmara Secreta" -- Brazilian title
  • "Harry Potter e a Câmara dos Segredos" -- Portuguese title
  • "Harry Potter 2" -- Informal title
  • "해리 포터와 비밀의 방" -- Korean spelling

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User Reviews

Seemingly based on a Reader's Digest version of a novelization of the film. Xbox DarkBubble (370)

The Press Says

IGN Xbox Nov 12, 2002 8.7 out of 10 87
GameStar (Germany) Windows Dec, 2002 82 out of 100 82
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Nov 26, 2002 82 out of 100 82
4Players.de Windows Nov 22, 2002 78 out of 100 78
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jan, 2003 77 out of 100 77
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Sep 11, 2002 7.3 out of 10 73
Officiel Nintendo Magazine GameCube Jan, 2003 7 out of 10 70
GamePro (US) Xbox Nov 25, 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adventure Classic Gaming Windows Jun 01, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Macworld Macintosh Sep 01, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Related Web Sites

  • Harry Potter Casts a Spell (An Apple Games article, archived on the author's website, about the Macintosh version of The Chamber of Secrets. In addition to a descriptive overview of the game, the article provides a brief guide to the new characters and creatures in this second game, a collection of links to Harry Potter fansites, recommendations for other games the player might enjoy, and general information about the game itself (February, 2003).)
  • NZMac Review (A (largely) unscored, positive review of the Macintosh version of the game by NZMac, a New Zealand Apple site (Jul. 01, 2003).)
  • Wikipedia: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Information about Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets at Wikipedia)
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