Just Cause 2

PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Mar 23, 2010 / ESRB: M

Just Cause 2 Gets Online Statistics

By Brian Leahy, Apr 01, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Everybody loves statistics! In the spirit of quantifying video game chaos, Avalanche Studios and Eidos have put up a "Gamestats" section on the...


"This game is THE SHIT. It's sooo much fun. I love open worlds and exploring... I'm like a kid ..."

- Jobos see all 25 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailers Show 'Splosive Shenanigans

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 18, 2010 5:44am PDT

More Just Cause 2 trailers continue to gush forth from publisher Eidos, crammed with yet more ridiculous and wonderful stunts from Avalanche Studios' sandbox shooter. As you'll well know if you've played the


"tried to play the demo and it kept crashing (maybe I shoudnt pay with display option in demos?) ..."

- Frush81 see all 13 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailer Reinvents the Rocket Jump

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 10, 2010 7:39am PST

Avalanche Studios has revealed a new way to "rocket launcher jump" that gets Just Cause 2 players just as high as their Quake counterparts but with the added bonus of raining destruction upon hapless enemies and letting Rico sail away unscathed.


"I played the demo on 360. It was amusing, but there are so many little flaws. The gun damage ..."

- SeraphielX see all 11 comments

Just Cause 2 PC Trailer Reveals PC-Only Effects, Demo Hits All Platforms Today

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 04, 2010 11:00am PST

Avalanche has released a new Just Cause 2 trailer showing off some of the swish graphical effects awaiting PC gamers--some exclusive to owners of Nvidia video cards. In case you had forgotten, the


"Played the demo last night. It was amusing and all, but the gun damage was unsatisfying. I ..."

- SeraphielX see all 117 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailer Shows Vehicle "Up" Grade

By Brian Leahy, Mar 02, 2010 4:00pm PST

The latest video of open-world action game Just Cause 2 shows players how they can upgrade from one vehicle to another. A


"Looks like stupid fun to me. Any MP with that? 4 player coop could be a riot."

- Scrubasteve see all 12 comments

Just Cause 2 Uses Steamworks DRM

By Chris Faylor, Mar 01, 2010 3:30pm PST

Joining the ranks of Supreme Commander 2 PC and Aliens vs. Predator PC, Avalanche's Just Cause 2 PC will be using Valve's Steamworks DRM....


"I will not buy this game because it uses Steamworks. Here is what's wrong with Steam: * No ..."

- Raptor_007 see all 30 comments

Just Cause 2 Demo Lands March 4th

By Brian Leahy, Feb 26, 2010 10:40am PST

Open-world, destruction-causing fans take note: the demo for Avalanche's Just Cause 2 will be released for the PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 next...


"Day before my berfday! The first Just Cause and the first Assassin's Creed, I think I was the ..."

- socom8271 see all 13 comments

Just Cause 2 Hands-on: Grapple Your Way To Fun

By Brian Leahy, Feb 23, 2010 10:40am PST

Yesterday, I got to play the Xbox 360 version of Just Cause 2, an open-world sandbox sequel from Avalanche Studios and Eidos (or do we just call it Square Enix now? I don't know). The game take


"I was so interested in this game but the combat and shooting portions felt linear, rigid, and ..."

- wytefang see all 15 comments

New Just Cause 2 Trailers Chock Full 'o Stunts

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 19, 2010 2:50pm PST

Two new trailers for Avalanche Studios' upcoming open-jungle shooter, Just Cause 2, have arrived to serve up another couple of doses of physics-based, sandboxy mayhem. Both videos are part of Just Cause 2's 'Anatomy of a Stunt' series. The first, ca


" Avalanche makes entertaining gameplay videos , they did so with the original Just Cause and ..."

- cell9song see all 16 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailer Demonstrates Propane High

By Chris Faylor, Feb 05, 2010 11:40am PST

Freedom's the magical word of the day in this Just Cause 2 trailer. Freedom to decide where you go. Freedom to choose your own tactics. Freedom to defy the laws of physics. Freedom to cause chaos. And, apparently, the freedom to get high on propane.


"Looks like a huge improvement from the first. I just hope the controls are good (I found the ..."

- leuthil see all 26 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailer Details Free Pre-Order DLC

By Chris Faylor, Jan 25, 2010 1:10pm PST

As is becoming more and more common these days, those that pre-order Just Cause 2 from certain retailers will net free downloadable content for Avalance's over-the-top action game when it's released in


"I love sandbox games that don't take themselves seriously, or at least have a lot of mayhem in ..."

- Dynotaku see all 13 comments

Just Cause 2 PS3 Includes YouTube Video Export

By Chris Faylor, Jan 22, 2010 2:10pm PST

Those that pick up the PlayStation 3 edition of Just Cause 2 will be able to record their over-the-top antics and upload them directly to YouTube...


"Well damn. I was totally planning to get this for the 360 - I'm more used to that controller ..."

- Damodred see all 13 comments

Just Cause 2 Trailer: Choose Your Own Adventure

By Chris Faylor, Jan 15, 2010 2:40pm PST

Combining the magic of branching video and streaming technology, this "multi-path" Just Cause 2 trailer is meant to highlight the various options...


"There should be a rule that all open world sandbox games are required to ship with online coop. ..."

- sweetcc see all 24 comments

Just Cause 2 'An Island in Chaos' Trailer Aptly Named

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 18, 2009 12:00pm PST

As those following the game have come to expect the new trailer for Avalanche Studios' upcoming open-world action game Just Cause 2 features beautiful tropical island vistas with a lot of stuff blowing the hell up. It also sets up a bit more of the game's


"lol the dialogue is so bad it's a fit with all the "crazi features" it'd be the GREATEST of ..."

- Xulu see all 7 comments

Just Cause 2 Video: 'The Laws of Physics on Drugs'

By Chris Faylor, Dec 07, 2009 9:59am PST

"It's a bit crazy, it's a bit unrealistic, and it's really fun and it looks


"It's about time they bring back the game In gaming! A dev that gets It, these are "video ..."

- ktseymour see all 21 comments