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Dynasty Warriors 2 (PlayStation 2)

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Description

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.

Screenshots

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 Who is this Machiavelli? An original master of political treachery, Cao Cao is the leader of one of the kingdoms and eventually a playable character. From the intro video.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Choose your champion. Nine heroes from the Three Kingdoms period are available at first, including the legendary Guan Yu. More become available as you unlock them.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 King of Fighters. The powerful Lu Bu begins as a deadly boss character, but is eventually playable in Free Mode as well. Here he charges the camera for the intro video.

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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The Press Says

Futuregamez.net Dec 21, 2000 85 out of 100 85
4Players.de Dec 11, 2000 82 out of 100 82
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2000 8 out of 10 80
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 11, 2000 15 out of 20 75
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Jun 08, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Game Revolution Jan, 2001 B- 67
Eurogamer.net (UK) Dec 29, 2000 6 out of 10 60
Gamers Europe Mar 25, 2002 6 out of 10 60
PSM Nov, 2000 6 out of 10 60
Gamekult Jan 02, 2001 2 out of 10 20

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Trivia

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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nullnullnull (1472) added Dynasty Warriors 2 (PlayStation 2) on Apr 14, 2001