Are you struggling to survive the zombie apocalypse in Dead Rising 2? Look no further than the Prima Dead Rising 2 Official Game Guide. This strategy guide offers a comprehensive walkthrough, detailed maps, and helpful strategies to help you navigate the game. In this review, we’ll take a closer look at the guide and give you our overall opinion of it.
|Length||192 – Standard Edition | 224 – Collector’s Edition|
|Publication Date||24 Sept. 2010|
|ISBN-10||9780307467348 – Standard Edition | 0307468801 – Collector’s Edition|
|Price (RRP)||U.S. $19.99 | Can. $22.99 | U.K. £12.99 | Aus. $34.95|
- Complete walkthrough of the game’s main story and side missions
- Comprehensive maps of all locations, including hidden items and collectibles
- Detailed breakdown of all weapons and combo cards
- Strategies for defeating bosses and surviving in the game’s various environments
- Tips for maximizing player stats and levelling up quickly
Dead Rising 2 was developed by Capcom and released in 2010 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The game is set in a zombie-infested city and follows the story of Chuck Greene, a former motocross champion who must fight his way through hordes of zombies to uncover the truth behind the outbreak. The game received generally positive reviews, with an average score of 78 out of 100 on Metacritic. IGN praised the game saying “Dead Rising 2 is good. Very good, in fact.” while Gamespot said “Dead Rising 2 is a great sequel to one of the most original open-world games available.”
The design of the Prima Dead Rising 2 Official Game Guide is visually appealing, with high-quality images and easy-to-read text. The layout is well-organized and easy to navigate, with clear headings and subheadings. The guide also includes a helpful index at the back for quick reference.
Score: 8/10 – The design is visually appealing and easy to navigate, but could benefit from more colour and graphics.
Organization and Structure
The guide is well-organized and easy to navigate. Each section is clearly labelled and divided into sub-sections for easy reference. The guide also includes a helpful table of contents at the beginning for quick navigation.
Score: 9/10 – The guide is well-organized and easy to navigate, with clear headings and subheadings.
Clarity and Explanation
The guide does an excellent job of explaining game mechanics and strategies. Each section is written in clear, concise language, making it easy for players to understand. The guide also includes helpful images and diagrams to illustrate key concepts.
Score: 10/10 – The guide is clear and easy to understand, with helpful images and diagrams to illustrate key concepts.
Additional Features and Extras
In addition to the comprehensive walkthroughs and maps, the guide also includes a section on weapon and combo card crafting, as well as tips for levelling up quickly. The guide also includes a fold-out poster of the game’s map (which I’m missing from my own guide).
Score: 7/10 – While the additional features are helpful, they could be more extensive.
Overall Score and Recommendation
Overall, the Prima Dead Rising 2 Official Game Guide is an excellent resource for players looking to navigate the game. With its comprehensive walkthroughs, detailed maps, and helpful strategies, the guide is a must-have for any serious Dead Rising 2 player.
Recommendation: If you’re a serious Dead Rising 2 player, the guide is definitely worth the investment.