Patreon button  Steam curated reviews  Discord button  Facebook button  Twitter button 
3DS | PC | PS4 | PS5 | SWITCH | VITA | XB1 | XSX | All

Shenmue II

Shenmue II (XSX) game cover art
Platform: Xbox
Tags: Adventure, Contemporary
Developer: AM2
More Platforms: Dreamcast


Reader Reviews

Shenmue II review

Reviewed June 23, 2005

goldenvortex says: "Young Ryo Hazuki’s life was smashed by the sudden arrival of an uninvited guest. Dressed in dark green Chinese clothes, the mysterious Lan Di waltzed into Ryo’s family home and used a strange martial art to murder his father. Proving to be no match for this man, Ryo was utterly wasted in one strike and watched in agony as the mysterious man walked away with an odd trinket, the Dragon Mirror. Something that Ryo’s father had wanted to hide from the cold and dark ambitions of Lan Di. After watch..."
goldenvortex's avatar

Shenmue II review

Reviewed February 06, 2004

icehawk says: " The original Shenmue was a pretty big hit for a Dreamcast game, considering the lack of owners, so naturally a sequel was highly anticipated. American gamers got a nasty shock though, when they found out Shenmue 2 would be coming out only in Europe, and Japan for the Dreamcast, instead they had to wait until the Xbox. Unfortunately, in all the time it took to get here, it's still basically a Dreamcast port, and Dreamcast graphics really don't measure up to the Xbox(seriously). While the bad gr..."
icehawk's avatar

Shenmue II Reviews Around the Internet

Below are links to Shenmue II reviews we found on external sites. If the site's content is still active, you can click on the rating the site awarded the game to open the review in a new tab or window, or click the name of the site to see a selection of other reviews from that outlet. The game's average score across the referenced sites (not including sites that don't offer a numerical score) is indicated to the right.

External Site

More Xbox Games to Consider...
Details NA EU JP
Indigo Prophecy artwork Indigo Prophecy
Reviews: 2
Tags: Adventure, Contemporary
Release Date: September 26, 2005 (North America)
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas artwork Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Reviews: 0
Tags: Action, Adventure, Contemporary, Open World
Release Date: June 7, 2005 (North America)
Conflict: Desert Storm artwork Conflict: Desert Storm
Reviews: 2
Tags: Shooter, Third-Person, Contemporary
Release Date: September 30, 2002 (North America)

At HonestGamers, we love reader reviews. If you're a great writer, we'd love to host your Shenmue II review on this page. Thanks for your support, and we hope you'll let your friends know about us!

User Help | Contact | Ethics | Sponsor Guide | Links

eXTReMe Tracker
© 1998 - 2022 HonestGamers
None of the material contained within this site may be reproduced in any conceivable fashion without permission from the author(s) of said material. This site is not sponsored or endorsed by Nintendo, Sega, Sony, Microsoft, or any other such party. Shenmue II is a registered trademark of its copyright holder. This site makes no claim to Shenmue II, its characters, screenshots, artwork, music, or any intellectual property contained within. Opinions expressed on this site do not necessarily represent the opinion of site staff or sponsors. Staff and freelance reviews are typically written based on time spent with a retail review copy or review key for the game that is provided by its publisher.