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  • Summary: Takes the bulls-eye precision of its predecessor to new heights. Powered by the CryENGINE 3 engine, the missions of Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 are graphically advanced and more challenging as you once again step into the ghillie suit of a special ops sniper to take down the enemy.
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  1. Positive: 0 out of 15
  2. Negative: 5 out of 15
  1. Mar 19, 2013
    70
    Satisfying stealth and shooting make Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 a notable improvement over its predecessor.
  2. Official PlayStation Magazine Benelux
    Apr 22, 2013
    69
    The downside of this more deliberate pacing is that the lack of variation. Every mission goes as follows: take out a few guys or sneak past them if there are too many, get to a high vantage point, rain death from above. Not the worst design in the world, but pretty predictable. [April 2013, p.86]
  3. Mar 20, 2013
    67
    It’s better and more focused in the sniping core mechanics than its predecessor. If you can ignore the irrelevant story and the minimalistic multiplayer you might discover a decent shooting experience.
  4. Mar 22, 2013
    50
    Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 feels like a bad parody of military shooters, but with poorly textured environments and sub-par mechanics. I like being the lone-wolf sniper as much as the next shooter fan, but City Interactive fumbles the power-trip from start to finish.
  5. Apr 21, 2013
    50
    Ghost Warrior will not stay in anyone's memory and probably is more worth playing the few sniper missions than other FPSs already have. It should be more fun.
  6. Playstation Official Magazine Australia
    Apr 3, 2013
    50
    Think of every single sniping mission in Call of Duty all crammed together into four hours of nonsense terrorist stuff, but not nearly as good and you have Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2. It’s a beautiful display of third world foliage, but you won’t be exploring it in any detail, great or not. [May 2013, p74]
  7. Apr 8, 2013
    20
    Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 is a broken, horrible game. It's so bad that I almost feel sorry for the developers, who tried to make a sequel that is bigger, better and prettier. Unfortunately they failed miserably and gave us a game that's inferior in every way.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 19
  2. Negative: 7 out of 19
  1. Mar 13, 2013
    10
    Great game. Just received the box. Starting second mission. A lot of fun and great graphics. Good value for money. I think it will be muchGreat game. Just received the box. Starting second mission. A lot of fun and great graphics. Good value for money. I think it will be much bigger success than Sniper1. Expand
  2. Mar 15, 2013
    10
    Really Great game!!! In PC version the game has great graphics. And most of all the game is very cheap. Awesome Awesome The Polish teamReally Great game!!! In PC version the game has great graphics. And most of all the game is very cheap. Awesome Awesome The Polish team are really good. I hope the other games from the "CI Game" will be the same quality and even better then Sniper GW 2. Expand
  3. Mar 18, 2013
    9
    This title looks good on PS3. Didn't try it on PC though. But I reckon that it looks much better on a high spec PC too (it's Cryengine 3 afterThis title looks good on PS3. Didn't try it on PC though. But I reckon that it looks much better on a high spec PC too (it's Cryengine 3 after all). The gameplay is pretty slick too. Expand
  4. Sep 2, 2020
    6
    Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 improves the sniping and stealth of its predecessor. But these little changes don´t make a great game. The missionsSniper: Ghost Warrior 2 improves the sniping and stealth of its predecessor. But these little changes don´t make a great game. The missions are still repetitive and the visuals kind of stagnated. Pure mediocrity! Expand
  5. Feb 22, 2022
    5
    Lacks pretty much everything a sniper game should have. Weak in guns, story, combat. Graphics only are kind of ok.
  6. JEK
    Mar 18, 2013
    3
    I thought the graphics is the same with CRYSIS 3. I was disappointed with this. I played Sniper ghost warrior 1 and has lots of bugs but it'sI thought the graphics is the same with CRYSIS 3. I was disappointed with this. I played Sniper ghost warrior 1 and has lots of bugs but it's much better game (lots of bugs).. Expand
  7. Jan 6, 2017
    0
    Poor Man's Call of Duty

    If Sniper Ghost Warrior sucked, this means Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 also sucks. Seriously, this is just a Budget
    Poor Man's Call of Duty

    If Sniper Ghost Warrior sucked, this means Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 also sucks. Seriously, this is just a Budget Shooter that nobody cares about, considering how easily forgettable it is.

    Not only that, but the PlayStation 3 version has better reviews than the Xbox 360 or PC versions. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sniper:_Ghost_Warrior_2

    Plus, Graphics are the ONLY good thing Ghost Warrior 2 has going for it. Other than that, there have been reports of Bugs and Glitches, Bad Enemy AI, etc., and I wouldn't be at all surprised if any of this stuff is true.
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