Summary: Everyone’s favorite hip-hop canine returns in
Parappa The Rapper 2 for the PS2. Staying close to the original game, the flat
cartoon characters and simple yet challenging follow the leader rhythmic
gameplay remains intact.
Excerpt: It's only March, and it's already been a great season for diverse gamers. For proof, we need look no further than the niche genre of music gaming. For a category of entertainment that had formerly been labeled too Japanese for western tastes, music games seem to be here to stay.
Excerpt: Like Brad, I was extremely disappointed with PaRappa 2 . I was able to forgive the first PaRappa game for having only six songs; not only because it was breaking new ground in the genre, but more importantly because each one of those songs was a hit.
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Excerpt: Gone are the horrendous jagged-edged graphics of old! Parappa the Rapper 2 looks fantastic on the PS2, as the 2-D hip-hop puppy and friends have a beautiful new environment to frolic in around 60 frames per second.
Excerpt: Not until five years after its debut did a true continuation to the Parappa saga see a release. Unfortunately, again, it’s not what enthusiasts may have been expecting. Parappa the Rapper 2 is uninspired, a quality that anyone who has played a previous installment in this series would’ve never...
Excerpt: PaRappa the Rapper is one of those games that just makes you smile. It's completely bizarre and does nothing to try and explain away its eccentricities, it's got massive pick-up-and-play appeal, and, well, it's cute.