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Silent Hill 2 (PlayStation 2)

85
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.2
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

The game ratings for each category and platform are displayed below. The score for a particular platform is the average of all categories. Games must have 1 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
4.0
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.8
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.0
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.5
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.2
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.6
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.5
Overall MobyScore (64 votes)4.2


User Reviews

Sprayers, four-legs, pyramid heads, and nurses... is this a dream? אולג 小奥 (168604) 4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars4.29 Stars
A masterpiece and a benchmark for smart, psychological horror. AkibaTechno (228) 4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars
Pyramid head Horny-Bullant (56) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars
Survival Horror at its finest... at least, for now... Reborn_Demon (124) 4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars
I wanted this game so much! And now I know why... MAT (70536) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Psychological thrill ride David Bryan (25) 4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars4.14 Stars
Best eerie-evil blaster since Resident Evil Fos (13) unrated