Summary: Skip this one, the first one was ok but I found this one quite boring and being forced to play motorcycle parts and stuff just ruins the experience for me. Play Dead Rising 1 or better yet the Dead Island series or Dying Light and to a lesser extent Left For Dead series.
Summary: Starting off with, I'm a gamer who frequently plays games in windowed mode, as I like to have easy access to my desktop and messenger and e-mail while gaming, and my monitor is big enough to accommodate.
Summary: [Good] The zombie killing premise inside of a mall with lots of stuff is pretty good. General gameplay is good if you don't mind repetition. [Bad] Games for Windows Live: Even though I was on Windows 8, which makes you sign in, this game just didn't work until you re-downloaded and re-installed...
Summary: I figured that DR2 would be a good deal for $20. Ugh...not really. Really, I just paid $20 to get frustrated and curse a lot really loudly. Here's why: 1) Timed missions: you have a set amount of time to complete missions, so even though it seems like a "sandbox" game, it ain't. So that stinks.
Dead Rising 2 - you will have issues on PC with this game
Robert J., Newegg
3 March 2011
Summary: The product developers will continue to use its customers for testing as long as we allow it. I urge you to boycott all games that require any fixes besides the occasional patch update.
Pros: First off, if you are planning on buying this game for PC, do yourself a favor and run a search on google for "dead rising 2 PC install issues". Then after reviewing the mountain of issues that came with this release ask yourself, "is it really worth $20 given all the time time I'd be wasting jus...
Cons: I'm sure its a terrific game on Xbox where they actually tested it properly, but Capcom/Games for Windows - WHAT IS YOUR DEAL!!!!!! Your customers are not testers. Release products that work!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Cons: This game wont even install, i'm hella bummed out about this, it wont even go past configuration screen. It says the files are corrupt or the cd is not formatted for windows? Ugh very disappointed right now.... =.=