A landmark release in that it is the first PS2 game to support Dolby Pro Logic and DTS sound. These surround sound technologies allow for realistic environmental surround sound like you've never heard it before.
Changes are by and large cosmetic, but this is a skilled surgeon at work here, and the new model is undeniably smoother, faster, and more in-yer-face, with a new big hit move arguably worth the admission price alone.
Pretty fun game to play still today but matches end up with ridiculous scores like 8-15 or 4-9. Achievements are kind of fun and cards also. If you are looking for realistic hockey game look somewhere else.…Full Review »