DescriptionThe sequel to Serious Sam is an equally un-serious FPS with everything blown out of proportion. It offers huge levels with hundreds of opponents, funny worlds with various themes, a vivid colour palette, lots of big guns and some of the largest bosses around. Sam "Serious" Stone must fight through the minions of evil mastermind Mental to collect the five pieces of a medallion which will allow him to harm Mental himself.
The game is based around DOOM's more simple approach to gameplay with a dose of old school game design featuring score, a life-count and extra lives. The outrageous enemies come in waves, dozens at a time, ammo for the basic weapons is plentiful and action almost never ceases. The game's engine combines support for a high model count on screen at any given time with a long draw distance.
- "英雄萨姆II" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
- "Крутой Сэм 2" -- Russian spelling
- "Yingxiong Samu 2" -- Chinese title
- "Serious Sam 2" -- Informal name
- "シリアスサムⅡ" -- Japanese spelling
Part of the Following Groups
|Oh dear . . .||Nick Drew (370)|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Dec, 2005||90|
|Gameplay (Benelux)||Oct, 2005||86 out of 100||86|
|PC Games (Germany)||Sep 26, 2005||84 out of 100||84|
|Gamestyle (Germany)||Oct 16, 2005||8 out of 10||80|
|UOL Jogos||Jan 12, 2006||80|
|Gameguru Mania||Dec 17, 2005||80 out of 100||80|
|Game Informer Magazine||Nov, 2005||7.25 out of 10||72|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Oct 14, 2005||7 out of 10||70|
|GameSpot||Oct 11, 2005||6.9 out of 10||69|
|JeuxVideoPC.com||Dec 12, 2005||13 out of 20||65|
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ReferencesOne of the friendly characters in the game thanks Sam for rescuing him, and says that he was tired of "waiting forever" for "that blondie guy" to rescue him. This is a reference to the painfully long development time of Duke Nukem Forever, given the fact that the "blondie guy" he mentions is Duke Nukem...
- PC Powerplay (Germany)
- Issue 02/2006 - Gun Man of 2005 (for Sam, because he killed more enemies in a few minutes than other heroes in their whole game)
Related Web Sites
- Serious Sam II (Official game website)