Serious Sam 2 review

Simplistic and silly stuff, but the action and characters make this a slice of sheer shooting bliss.

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Tactical thinking? Yes, thanks to the sheer variety and number of enemies on the battlefield at any time. You’ll need to make quick-fire decisions as to what you waste your ammo on. During any one scrap you’re likely to face a horde of ‘charging’ enemies (clockwork rhinos, mutant footballers, three-headed flaming hounds and so on), who are supported by a squadron of flying enemies (choppers, witches on broomsticks, Orc-carrying gyrocopter - the usual) and they’re backed up by some heavy ordnance and weaker ground troops, such as the brilliant Zombie Stockbrokers. Then of course you’ll face an end of chapter boss...

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DescriptionSerious Sam is a .50 caliber barrel full of laughs. Jam packed with ludicrous weapons and relentless hell-beasts, this FPS blast is anything but serious.
US censor rating"Mature","Mature"
UK censor rating"",""
Release date1 January 1970 (US), 1 January 1970 (UK)