Resident Evil 2

Critic Score User Score
GameCube
62
3.9
Dreamcast
77
4.0
Nintendo 64
87
4.0
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Description

An update of Resident Evil 2, this time with Dual Shock support, a few new extras, and an added battle mode upon completion of the game.

Screenshots

Resident Evil 2 Windows Annette Birkin is 5' 8, in her mid 30s, and enjoys long walks through the sewers and Tampering In God's Domain
Resident Evil 2 PlayStation Game disclaimer.
Resident Evil 2 Windows Run!
Resident Evil 2 Windows Bonus Scenario: Playing as Hunk, the 4th Survivor, show here making his Last Escape from Mr. X with the G-Virus sample

Alternate Titles

  • "Обитель зла 2" -- Russian spelling
  • "Resident Evil 2: Platinum" -- Windows title
  • "Resident Evil 2: Dual Shock Ver." -- PlayStation In-game title
  • "Resident Evil 2" -- European title
  • "Biohazard 2 Value Plus " -- Japanese Dreamcast title
  • "Biohazard 2: Dual Shock Ver." -- Japanese title
  • "バイオハザード 2 デュアルショックバージョン" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

You just don't know how good this is until you try. Windows MAT (93973)
One of the scariest games of all time. GameCube Melvin Raeynes (26)
A worthy sequel. Windows Dr.Bedlam (53)
Day of the Dead anyone? Windows Gene Davison (729)
Resident the same Evil 2 Windows OlSkool_Gamer (99)
Zombie shooting action Windows Aapo Koivuniemi (43)

Critic Reviews

Just Adventure Windows Mar 29, 2003 A+ 100
PC Zone Windows Aug 13, 2001 9 out of 10 90
SegaFan.com Dreamcast Jan 29, 2002 8.2 out of 10 82
Super Play Nintendo 64 Jan, 2000 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Dreamcast Jan 28, 2000 7.9 out of 10 79
GamePro (US) GameCube Apr 02, 2003 3.5 out of 5 70
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Jun, 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Consolemania GameCube Sep, 2003 6 out of 10 60
IGN GameCube Jan 29, 2003 5 out of 10 50
Eurogamer.net (UK) GameCube Jun 09, 2003 4 out of 10 40

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Trivia

The "Platinum" adittion to the title refers to a series of goodies added exclusively for the pc version, these include:

-the "Arrange" mode (which was originally available only on Resident Evil 3: Nemesis) which starts you off with more guns, etc. and changes the pace of the game a little.

-the "Extreme Battle" mode, which actually allows you to play your way backwards through the game.

-a gallery featuring images, conceptual drawings, movies, individual 3d models, etc...

-and a windows theme plus some wallpapers, screensavers, etc.

The secret features of the original game (such as alternate clothes, etc.), remain locked however, and you must do the nessesary actions in order to unlock them. (the upcoming pc version of Resident Evil 3: Nemesis has all its hidden features unlocked right from the start!)

Related Web Sites

  • Resident Evil Fan (With tons of videos, artwork, interviews and a Resident Evil encyclopedia, this fansite contains everything that the passionate fan could ask for.)
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