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Serious Sam: The Second Encounter (Windows)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
83
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4.0
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Description

Sam is back in the second episode of his battles with his arch-nemesis Mental. After finding the Sirian spacecraft in ancient Egypt, Sam "Serious" Stone hijacked it and is heading for Mental himself.

Unfortunately, Sam loses control of the alien ship and crashlands somewhere in the South American mountains.

Now, Sam is surrounded by an even stronger army of Mental's forces, Sam will have to battle his way towards Mental's fortress in order to put a stop to Mental's plans once and for all.

Screenshots

Serious Sam: The Second Encounter Windows Funny monsters
Serious Sam: The Second Encounter Windows Underwater
Serious Sam: The Second Encounter Windows Starry night, laser gun. Pick a fight, shoot them down. Seriously poetical game
Serious Sam: The Second Encounter Windows A monument of seriousness

Alternate Titles

  • "英雄萨姆:第二次遭遇" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Крутой Сэм: Второе Пришествие" -- Russian spelling
  • "Yingxiong Samu: Er Ci Chu Ji" -- Chinese title
  • "Serious Sam: המפגש השני" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "Serious Sam: Second contact" -- French title
  • "Serious Sam: O Segundo Confronto" -- Brazilian title
  • "Serious Sam: Drugie starcie" -- Polish title
  • "Serious Sam Classic: The Second Encounter" -- Steam title
  • "Serious Sam: 2nd Encounter" -- Informal title
  • "Serious Sam 2" -- Informal title
  • "シリアスサム セカンドエンカウンター" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

A fun shooter, without the usual pretensions. Nick Drew (371) 3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars3.2 Stars
Sam is back, and he couldn't be more serious! Archagon (103) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
More of the same, thank God Tomer Gabel (4388) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
HE'S BACK, BIGGER AND MORE STEROIDIER THAN EVER markthe5th (3) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars
Like Doom on steroids-a rare FPS experience these days! Lucas Schippers (59) unrated
Just when you thought Serious Sam couldn't get more serious! NeoMoose (1103) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Onslaught of action in great environments. El-ad Amir (110) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars

The Press Says

Eurogamer.net (UK) Jan 17, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Over Online Mar 14, 2002 88 out of 100 88
Fragland.net Sep 15, 2002 88 out of 100 88
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2002 84 out of 100 84
Jeuxvideo.com Jan 23, 2002 16 out of 20 80
Gamekult Jan 28, 2002 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Jan 31, 2002 80 out of 100 80
PC Gamer UK Feb, 2002 78 out of 100 78
PC Zone Benelux Feb, 2002 75 out of 100 75
PC Games (Germany) Jan 18, 2002 73 out of 100 73

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Trivia

'Serious Sam: The Second Encounter' was named the Game of the Month for February 2002 by GameSpot.com.

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NeoMoose (1103) added Serious Sam: The Second Encounter (Windows) on Jan 14, 2002