DescriptionTwisted Metal features destructive car combat, playable either as a complete tournament or a single match The action takes place in 8 different locations around the world, on differing surfaces, many featuring destructible buildings and landmarks.
Combat takes place between a wide array of vehicles ranging from a man strapped between two wheels to an ice cream truck. They have their own strengths and weaknesses, using an eclectic arrangement of weaponry include bombs and missiles, and resulting in its own end sequence, complete with an ironic line in humour.
- "Twisted Metal World Tour" -- European title
- "Twisted Metal EX" -- Japanese title
Part of the Following Groups
- Games made into comics
- Genre: Car / motorcycle combat
- PlayStation Greatest Hits releases
- Twisted Metal series
|Heavy metal mayhem classic.||PlayStation||Zovni (9360)|
|A very fun, but ultimately hollow game.||PlayStation||Anatole (52)|
The Press Says
|All Game Guide||PlayStation||1998||90|
|NowGamer||PlayStation||Feb 01, 1997||8.9 out of 10||89|
|Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM)||PlayStation||Jan, 1997||8.3 out of 10||83|
|Jeuxvideo.com||PlayStation||Jun 09, 2011||16 out of 20||80|
|IGN||PlayStation||Jan 07, 1997||7.3 out of 10||73|
|GameStar (Germany)||Windows||Feb, 1998||72 out of 100||72|
|Edge||PlayStation||Jan, 1997||7 out of 10||70|
|Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault)||Windows||Dec 23, 1997||70|
|PC Player (Germany)||Windows||Mar, 1998||65 out of 100||65|
|PC Player (Denmark)||Windows||1998||3 out of 10||30|
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TriviaTwisted Metal 2 was voted #73 in the Top 100 Games of All Time poll published by Game Informer Magazine (Issue 100, August 2001).
Related Web Sites
- Wikipedia: Twisted Metal 2 (Information about Twisted Metal 2 at Wikipedia)