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6.9 out of 10

Xenosaga Episode II: Jenseits von Gut und Bose

The second game in developer Monolith Software's epic six-part R Read more

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Overall 4

You know something's wrong when you're hoping for a cutscene

14 January 2008
  • Summary: Only Get it if you must know what happened after Xenosaga 1 or if you just to inflict pain upon yourself. Better yet, get it for somebody you hate.
  • Pros: inspiring storyline, good cutscenes, torture makes the end so much sweeter
  • Cons: useless walking, annoying battle features, unexpected super attacks, ugly menu, disgusting music
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Overall 4

Oh, how disappointing...

xlugxmiop, epinions.com
24 March 2007
  • Summary: If you're a die-hard fan, can't stand the idea of reading a plot summary, and really really really care about Shion's family, then maybe.
  • Pros: No crashes!
  • Cons: boring, tedious, snoozer with bad voice acting and impenetrably dense plot
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Overall 4

The name of the game should be Xenosuck

tommy_lop, epinions.com
6 July 2005
  • Summary: Anybody want to place bets on how many comments and e-mails I'll get calling me an idiot.
  • Pros: good grahpics and good VA
  • Cons: confusing combot system, can be frustrating, can get stuck in some areas.
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Overall 4

A two-disc opium fantasy

kfj001, epinions.com
27 June 2005
  • Summary: This game was made on the cheapand that means you should buy it on the cheap. It's not worth full price to find out what happens to KOS-MOS and friends
  • Pros: Fantastic graphics, continuation of the Xenosaga story
  • Cons: Convoluted gameplay, awful storytelling job, bad voice acting, sharp quality drop from the previous game
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Overall 4

What Happened to Xenosaga?!

duke101, epinions.com
6 March 2005
  • Summary: Another worthless sequel to a classic game, don't buy it just because it's called "Episode II"
  • Pros: Um, the game's at least very short
  • Cons: The music, the story, the fights, the puzzles, and everything else
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Overall 4

A marriage of mediocrity

conformr, epinions.com
9 November 2004
  • Summary: Get another game with your hard earned money. This one is something special, in a bad way.
  • Pros: Visuals, some music
  • Cons: Voices, the waiting, the droning, lack of music in environments, no boss music?
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Overall 4

Xenosaga Ep1 = Advertisement for later episodes

ericwcha, epinions.com
10 April 2003
  • Summary: 1 out of 4 expectations met. You're buying a huge teaser.
  • Pros: Unique battle system, many characters, very customizable characters
  • Cons: Lack of music, no closure, decent graphics
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Overall 4

Xenosaga - How To Screw Up A Good Concept

LaughingTarget, epinions.com
3 April 2003
  • Summary: If you are a serious RPG fan, or one at all, or even a gamer in general, stay away.
  • Pros: Great combat system, decent music.
  • Cons: Music gets monotonous, horrid voice acting, terrible story, too many freaking cut scenes.
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