DescriptionVirtua Cop 2 is a light gun rail shooter like its predecessor Virtua Cop. The player assumes the role of a police officer and is sent after criminals, from subways and a bank to aboard helicopters.
It follows the same gameplay pattern of its predecessor and is played from a first person perspective. The game moves the player automatically, although the player can find hiding places to shoot from a safe angle. The main task is to aim and fire the cop’s weapon so as to take out the bad guys for points. Avoid the innocents, as shooting them costs the player points. The enemies have tougher firepower than in the original and the game can be played solo or with a friend.
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- "Virtua Squad 2" -- US PC Title
- "バーチャコップ2" -- Japanese spelling
Part of the Following Groups
|Walk Softly And Carry A Big Gun||SEGA Saturn||MasterMegid (902)|
|A flawed version of one of the best light gun games of all time.||Dreamcast||Sycada (191)|
|A decent arcade-shooter||Windows||James1 (247)|
|Probably the greatest light gun shooter there is.||SEGA Saturn||AkibaTechno (254)|
|A great shooter for the PC.||Windows||Tomer Gabel (4642)|
|GamePro (US)||SEGA Saturn||Feb, 1997||4.5 out of 5||90|
|All Game Guide||Arcade||1998||90|
|PC Jeux||Windows||Nov, 1997||85 out of 100||85|
|Tokyo Fan||SEGA Saturn||Mar 01, 1997||80|
|Mega Fun||SEGA Saturn||Nov, 1996||75 out of 100||75|
|GameSpot||Windows||Feb 12, 1998||7.5 out of 10||75|
|GameSpot||SEGA Saturn||Dec 01, 1996||7.1 out of 10||71|
|PC Player (Germany)||Windows||Nov, 1997||60|
|GameSpot||Dreamcast||Mar 09, 2000||5.3 out of 10||53|
|Shooterplanet||Windows||Jul 24, 2004||43 out of 100||43|
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1001 Video GamesThe Arcade version of Virtua Cop 2 appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
PC Gamer Magazine ReviewVirtua Squad 2 received a 80% rating from PC Gamer magazine (May 1998; reviewed by Colin Williamson).
SEGA Saturn Credits