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Prince of Persia 2: Warrior Within


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NOTE: Contains violence.

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"Action, action, and more action"
2 stars"

I think the blurb and the other customer review nicely encapsulate what this game is about: “deadlier skills, a darker heart and a craving for battle”; “intricate new combat system”; “unique fighting style”; “projectile attack system”; “brutal, unrelenting monsters”; “devastating new combative powers”; “variations in fighting gameplay”; “more variety of moves, weapons and enemies”. I think that sums this game up nicely: the only thing missing is the BFG9000.

Some other characteristics: (1) Combat is harder than in the first game, “Sands of Time”. Puzzles are similar, though there's a lot more running from A to B. (2) It puts in some effort to emulate the stylised gracefulness of its predecessor; while it's not completely successful, the character movements are certainly more varied. They're just not as stylish.

Things that this game does not have: the strong sense of Persian-ness, or at least foreignness, that its predecessor had (instead it feels like generic swords-and-sorcery); a captivating story; a compelling soundtrack; depth of characterisation; charisma; a sense of humour.

“Warrior Within” is designed for people who wanted “Sands of Time” to be a combat game. I think it's worth pointing out, however, that combat is not the reason people fell in love with “Sands of Time”.

"Better than the first"
5 stars"

Warrior Within is a definite improvement over Sands of Time. There is much more variety of moves, weapons and enemies to fight and to spice things up there's a huge immortal monster after you the whole time! (won't spoil the ending though) The puzzles are a little more difficult than the first (which is cool) and they don't feel like a chore at all. One little gripe is the bug in the boss fight where the “boss” gets stuck and you can attack it with impunity. No patches either.

Good points: More moves, more enemies, big enemies, more weapons

Not so good points: Some major bugs in boss fights


Hunted by Dahaka, an immortal incarnation of Fate seeking divine retribution, the Prince embarks upon a path of both carnage and mystery to defy his preordained death. His journey leads to the infernal core of a cursed island stronghold harboring mankind's greatest fears.

Only through grim resolve, bitter defiance and the mastery of deadly new combat arts can the Prince rise to a new level of warriorship - and emerge from this ultimate trial with his life.

  • The Game of the Year Returns: Prince of Persia 2 is the highly anticipated sequel to the universally acclaimed Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, the undisputed Console Game of the Year for 2003.
  • A Warrior Reborn: The Prince has matured immeasurably since his courageous fight in Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time. He returns here with deadlier skills, a darker heart and a craving for battle.
  • Free-Form Fighting System: An intricate new combat system lets you wage battles with no boundaries. Manipulate the environment and the enemies themselves to develop your own unique fighting style. Plus, an all-new projectile attack system allows for a variety of ranged combat tactics.
  • A Violent Underworld Revealed: Explore and conquer a cursed island underworld, breeding ground for the most brutal, unrelenting monsters to torment mankind.
  • Control the Ravages of Time: Ravage enemies with the devastating new combative powers of the Sands of Time, opening up astounding variations in fighting gameplay.
  • Fight Harder, Play Longer: Hours upon hours of action await in your fight for survival, including various bonus incentives for those who finish the game.
  • System Requirements:

    # Windows 98SE/2000/XP
    # Pentium III 1GHz or AMD Athlon equivalent
    # 256MB RAM
    # 2GB hard disk space
    # DirectX 9 compatible 3D graphics card
    # DirectX 8 compatible sound card
    # CD-ROM drive
    # DirectX 9.0c (included)
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