DescriptionWWF Smackdown! 2: Know Your Role is a wrestling game using the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) license, and a sequel to WWF Smackdown!. The game mostly follows the gameplay template of its predecessor, while expanding some of its features.
The sequel features a larger arsenal of moves, which not only includes signature moves of WWF wrestlers, but also those of other wrestling promotions, such as WCW, Japanese associations, etc. The game also adds striking moves in one-on-one matches and special double team moves.
The Season Mode from the previous game returns, adding more scenes depicting wrestlers preparing for a match, and featuring multiplayer support, with up to four players participating in a tournament. Create-A-Superstar mode has been enhanced, allowing the player to customize facial features and outfits of their wrestlers. A new Create-A-Taunt feature, in which the player can create a new taunt for a custom wrestler, has been added.
- "WWE Smackdown! 2: Know Your Role" -- Platinum re-release title
- "Exciting Pro Wrestling 2" -- Japanese title
Part of the Following Groups
|Adding more features and improving a game by fixing what isn't broken.||Evil-Jim (151)|
|Arguably the best PS wrestling game, but not without its faults||ToMegaTherion (7)|
|WWF has made a mark in the PlayStation arena.||StickFigures (56)|
The Press Says
|Game Informer Magazine||Dec, 2000||9 out of 10||90|
|PSX Extreme||Dec 18, 2000||9 out of 10||90|
|IGN||Nov 22, 2000||8.9 out of 10||89|
|Playstation Illustrated||Dec 17, 2002||87 out of 100||87|
|Game Revolution||Dec, 2000||B+||83|
|Gameplanet||Jan 08, 2001||80|
|PSM||Dec, 2000||8 out of 10||80|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Dec 20, 2000||15 out of 20||75|
|Game Critics||Mar 23, 2002||6.5 out of 10||65|
|Gamekult||Dec 08, 2000||6 out of 10||60|
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- Wikipedia: WWF SmackDown! 2: Know Your Role (Information about WWF SmackDown! 2: Know Your Role at Wikipedia)
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