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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.

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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 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.
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.
Dynasty Warriors 2 PlayStation 2 Roger that. Other officers on your side will update you on the situation during the game...sometimes instantly sending messages to you from miles away. Early walkie-talkies perhaps?

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
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2000 8 out of 10 80
IGN Oct 23, 2000 7.9 out of 10 79
Video Games Dec, 2000 78 out of 100 78
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Jun 08, 2003 7 out of 10 70
All Game Guide 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Gamezone (Germany) Apr 26, 2001 6.5 out of 10 65
Super Play Feb, 2001 5 out of 10 50
PlayFrance Apr 08, 2003 4 out of 10 40
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