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.
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- "WWE Smackdown! 2: Know Your Role" -- Platinum re-release title
- "Exciting Pro Wrestling 2" -- Japanese title
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|Adding more features and improving a game by fixing what isn't broken.||Evil-Jim (181)|
|Arguably the best PS wrestling game, but not without its faults||ToMegaTherion (7)|
|PSX Extreme||Dec 18, 2000||9 out of 10||90|
|Game Informer Magazine||Dec, 2000||9 out of 10||90|
|GamePro (US)||Nov 22, 2000||90|
|IGN||Nov 22, 2000||8.9 out of 10||89|
|4Players.de||Nov 30, 2000||89 out of 100||89|
|Video Games||Nov, 2000||84 out of 100||84|
|Game Revolution||Dec, 2000||B+||83|
|PSM||Dec, 2000||8 out of 10||80|
|Gameplanet||Jan 08, 2001||80|
|Game Critics||Mar 23, 2002||6.5 out of 10||65|
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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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