Serious Sam 2 is a shot of adrenaline to the hearts of first-person shooter fans across the world. This is serious!
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Very Positive (99 reviews) - 85% of the 99 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Very Positive (3,500 reviews) - 87% of the 3,500 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Oct 11, 2005

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Buy Serious Sam Complete Pack

Includes 11 items: Serious Sam 2, Serious Sam 3: BFE, Serious Sam 3: BFE Bonus Pack, Serious Sam 3: Jewel of the Nile, Serious Sam Classic: The First Encounter, Serious Sam Classic: The Second Encounter, Serious Sam Double D XXL, Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter, Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter, Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter - Legend of the Beast DLC, Serious Sam: The Random Encounter

 

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“Sam II's wild, random charm makes for a twisted Duke Nukem meets Alice in Wonderland sort of roller coaster ride-a perfect change of pace from the scads of grim 'n' gritty shooters steeped in WWII war zones and dystopian postapocalyptic futures.”
A – 1UP

“Croteam has succeeded on all fronts delivering a sequel that lives up to our steep expectations.”
8.5/10 – Worth Playing

“Fans of old school shooters will definitely find the challenge and excitement level are very high here.”
8.2/10 – IGN

Just Updated - New update: 207185 - February 20, 2015

Here is the list of fixes/updates/improvements:

- Added Xbox 360 gamepad support
- Added Steam Cloud support, storing player profiles
- Added mut_fSpawnerMultiplier which can be set in console before starting a game, just because it's fun
- When the game starts on windowed mode it will now be centred in the middle of the screen instead of in the top left corner
- Fixed HUD being wrongly proportioned on wide-screen displays
- Fixed weapon FOV not being calculated for wide-screen displays (this can be toggled via hud_bFixWeaponFOV)
- Fixed invalid aspect ratio on 16:10 resolutions (black bars) as well as aspect ratio in editor test game
- Fixed some spawners never working causing enemies to get stuck (eg. on the Kwongo boss fight)
- Fixed a regression in menus where there were multiple instances of infinite ammo
- Fixed infinite ammo not being togglable in deathmatch
- Fixed Tank General enemy emitting wrong head debris model
- Fixed helicopter vehicle not having a proper minigun
- Fixed a simba trying to walk against an invisible wall
- Removed check for updates button
- Default to 800x600 resolution on windowed mode when starting the game for the first time instead of 640x480 fullscreen
- Fixed cross-hair sometimes turning green (it was targeting local player)
- Fixed problem with shotgun spread when loading a saved game
- Fixed a typo in a level description
- No longer showing an ammo bar next to weapons with infinite ammo

About This Game

The iconic Serious Sam brings his trademark relentless intensity to this bigger, bolder, more colorful sequel to the classic Serious Sam: First and Second Encounters! Tasked with rescuing the universe one bullet at a time against overwhelming hordes of time traveling enemies, Serious Sam must battle through thick jungles, murky swamps, frozen tundra, and futuristic cities to bring down Mental and his vile armies. Serious Sam 2 is a shot of adrenaline to the hearts of first-person shooter fans across the world. This is serious!

Key Features:

  • Frantic Arcade-Style Action - Hold down the trigger and lay waste to a never-ending onslaught of bizarre enemies pursuing Sam from every angle and around every corner.
  • Fearsome Enemy Creatures - Take up arms against 45 outrageous enemies and 7 intimidating bosses from bomb-toting clowns and windup rhinos to zombie stockbrokers and the iconic beheaded kamikazes!
  • Spectacular Environments - Battle across more than 40 beautiful, expansive levels spread out over 7 unique environments and gain the support of the quirky native tribes.
  • Destructive Weapons - Unleash Sam’s classic arsenal with the shotgun, minigun, rocket launcher, and cannon or square off with new guns like the Klodovik. Also, for the first time ever, use the alternative fire button to lob a grenade into an oncoming crowd of monsters and what the bad guys go boom!
  • Powerful Turrets and Crazy Vehicles - Use powerful turrets to wipe out the relentless hordes of enemies and engage in heart-thumping action atop wild, mountable animals and intense, death-dealing vehicles.
  • Helpful Native NPCs - Meet different races inhabiting environments and even fight side by side against enemies, to experience an additional bit of cooperative play feeling within the single player campaign.
  • Co-Op and Deathmatch Chaos - Go to war against Mental’s horde with up to 16 players online and annihilate everything that moves across 45 levels of mayhem or drop the gauntlet and face off in brutal Deathmatch.

Key updates since official release:

  • Steamworks for online play - It eliminates the need for Gamespy for online play since the service has been announced to be officially closed.
  • Controller support - Xbox 360 gamepad is now supported!
  • Improved wide screen support.
  • Fixed enemy spawning issues.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP
    • Processor:1.5 GHz Athlon XP or Pentium M or 2 Ghz Pentium 4
    • Memory:256 MB RAM
    • Graphics:DirectX 8.0/8.1 compliant or low-end DirectX 9 3D accelerator (nVidia GeForce3 and 4 series (not MX), GeForceFX 5200 through 5700 series, ATI Radeon 8500 through 9200 and X300 series, S3 DeltaChrome or XGI Volari)
    • DirectX®:8.0
    • Hard Drive:3 GB HD space
    • Sound:Any DirectSound compatible sound board
    Recommended:
    • OS:Windows XP
    • Processor:2 GHz Athlon64, or 3 GHz Pentium 4
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Graphics:DirectX 9.0 high-end 3D accelerator (nVidia GeForce6 6800 and 7800 series, ATI Radeon X800 and X850 series)
    • DirectX®:9.0
    • Hard Drive:3 GB HD space
    • Sound:: DirectSound3D with EAX 2.0+ sound board (Creative SoundBlaster Audigy series, nVidia SoundStorm)
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★ブルーダイヤモンド
8.2 hrs
Posted: August 28
I've never yelled "JIBAT" that much in my life.




10/10
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Noise.
0.7 hrs
Posted: August 27
Nice game!
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Erectile dysfunction
6.3 hrs
Posted: August 26
Iv'e had Serious Sam 1 and 2 for the originol xbox and it was awesome! Once I saw a community for it spark again I had to play it on computer I really reccomend buying this game Im serious!
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Rei Ayanami
1.6 hrs
Posted: August 26
I want to start off by saying that I`m glad I`ve purchased this when it was on sale!
That`s how bad it is! And when Is say it is bad I`m not talking about story, because I didn`t expected a serious story-line but other things bugged me out.
Other things like the graphics of the cinematics. Even if you have best PC with best RAM and best graphic card that exist on Market ATM, and even if you play this game at ULTRA Settings (not that this have Ultra Settings because it doesn`t!) the cinematics will still look like crap. I really wonder why they didn`t give a crap about that? I mean a game that was released some years ago can`t be upgraded a bit? At least at cinematic graphics?
The graphics of actual game are quite good and i`m not complaining about those.
Another thing which really made me uninstall this game and never touch it again and this is probably
THE MAIN REASON for this thing to happen is the ammount of enemies you actually have to kill in this game just to advance to the next area or next part of story!!!
They are TONS of them!!! And I mean it!!!! TONS OVER TONS OVER TONS of enemies, where at some EARLY point of the game you just can`t keep up and you die and die and die, over and over again because your ammo is limited but hey, your enemies aren`t, so good luck killing them!!!
This game is really unbalanced when coming to enemies!!!
Haven`t played the 1st part but is probably is as worst as this one!!!
Please don`t touch this game!!! It will only leae you frustrated like it did to me!!!
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★NORBIS★
274.8 hrs
Posted: August 23
good
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Enraged Wallnut
3.5 hrs
Posted: August 22
Really like this game this game would not be for you if you do not enjoy fighting off wave after wave
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The Darker Knight
2.0 hrs
Posted: August 21
"It was 99 cents!"
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f4rtm4n
29.0 hrs
Posted: August 21
Classic FPS fun. Cool looking maps, lots of humour. Blue aliens, flying witches, and dinosaurs with rocket launchers.
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2.1 hrs
Posted: August 20
10/10 would watch smurfs ♥♥♥♥ in a bush again
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lukeyisthedukey
7.2 hrs
Posted: August 19
10 outta 10 bAD GAME WILL PLAY AGAIN
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.2 hrs on record
Posted: July 28
Owned this game since release, have the 4 CD's it came on and box still.
It's so much better then Serious Sam 3 as it does not try to take itself serious.
In my opinion it is the best game and most fun game of the series.
Funny Secrets all over, and Absolutely gorgeous to look @ 4k too on a modern machine.
The developers of this game should not of abandoned the comedic premise this game had and followed up with a 3 like this instead of the ugly and way to serious I think I'm Duke Nukem sam from 3.
If you gotta get a Sam game and can only choose one, choose this one.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
1.7 hrs on record
Posted: August 13
How to play Serious Sam 2!

>Buy game
>Download Game
>Open Browser
>Search Insamnity for Serious Sam 2
>Download
>Open Serious Sam 2
>Go to mods
>Use Insamnity Mod
>Single Player
>Max everything out
>♥♥♥♥ yourself
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
47.6 hrs on record
Posted: August 6
Personally, my favorite serious sam game of the bunch. Yes it's definately, well, more insane and random than the others, but I think that's what makes it good. In some ways, I agree the witches and the giant hidden poo were a stupid idea.

8/10
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
2.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 11
Serious amount of creativity, humor, effort and most importantly... FUN! Definetly recommend this one
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
6.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 2
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11/10 RECOMMMEEEEND
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221 of 261 people (85%) found this review helpful
9 people found this review funny
Recommended
9.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 11, 2014
Not sure what weed Croteam were smoking that day..
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139 of 154 people (90%) found this review helpful
140 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 25
-Presses Quit
-Game asks "are you serious"

11/10
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145 of 175 people (83%) found this review helpful
34 people found this review funny
Recommended
14.2 hrs on record
Posted: August 16, 2015
Childhood memories... :')
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