Manhunt 2

WII, PS2, PSP / Action / Release: Oct 31, 2007 / ESRB: M

Manhunt 2 Prevails in Struggle for UK Release

By Aaron Linde, Mar 14, 2008 7:59pm PDT

Rockstar North's Manhunt 2 (PS2, Wii) will finally be released in the UK following a long legal battle to keep the game off of retail shelves,...


"Does this mean the UK version is free of the black-and-white overlay that's present -- ..."

- Ride-My-Rocket see all 7 comments

Rockstar Successfully Appeals BBFC Manhunt 2 Ban; UK Release Now Possible, Likely

By Chris Faylor, Dec 10, 2007 9:17am PST

Rockstar's appeal of the British Board of Film Classification's ban of Manhunt 2 (PS2, Wii, PSP) has been approved by the Video Appeals Committee,...


ESRB Defends Manhunt 2 Rating After Investigation

By Carlos Bergfeld, Nov 02, 2007 12:26pm PDT

Following the news of an unlockable uncensored version of Rockstar's controversial Manhunt 2 for PSP, advocacy groups like the Parents Television...


"This is so pathetic, if playing a computer game makes you go out murder people you're obviously ..."

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Manhunt 2 PSP Uncensored Through Hacker Trickery

By Chris Faylor, Nov 01, 2007 1:21pm PDT

Update: Rockstar has confirmed to GamePolitics that hackers have indeed reversed some, but not all, of the edits made to the PSP edition of Manhunt...


"Thank you Rockstar . You just gave extra fuel to al the dickhead politicans who feed on this. ..."

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Rockstar: Manhunt 2 Not Neutered for Release

By Chris Faylor, Oct 30, 2007 12:01pm PDT

Though modified, Rockstar Games' brutally violent Manhunt 2 (PS2, Wii, PSP) was not neutered in the company's quest for an M rating, claims...


"I've got the Wii version in my hands right now, I've seen the videos with the original kills ..."

- Borzoi see all 16 comments

Manhunt 2 Previews

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 13, 2007 3:06am PDT

Also at GameSpot is this Manhunt 2 preview, taking another look at the action adventure game sequel. There's also a brief writeup at 1UP.


Manhunt 2 Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 12, 2007 6:13am PDT

The folks at IGN managed to get their hands on Manhunt 2, checking out the newly censored version of the action game sequel.


ESRB Defends Manhunt 2's New Rating

By Carlos Bergfeld, Aug 28, 2007 1:31pm PDT

Following calls from media watchdog groups for an investigation into the ESRB's recent re-rating of Rockstar Games' Manhunt 2, the board issued a...


"What kind of Cost/Return do you think companies such as this would get if they made 2 versions ..."

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Manhunt 2 Reduced to M, Releases Halloween (Updated)

By Chris Faylor and Nick Breckon, Aug 24, 2007 8:39am PDT

Rockstar Games today announced that Manhunt 2, the much-maligned game that was put on indefinite hold after receiving an Adults Only rating from...


"up, down, left, left, right to unlock original unrated version."

- dangerdoggie see all 28 comments

Take-Two Appeals UK Ban on Manhunt 2 (Updated)

By Chris Remo, Aug 01, 2007 10:10am PDT

Exactly six weeks after Rockstar Games' Manhunt 2 (PS2, Wii, PSP) was refused British Board of Film Classification rating and thus blocked from...


"interesting. hope they win, even though i will never ever play that game."

- 00-bracken see all 10 comments

Manhunt 2 Previews

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 22, 2007 8:36am PDT

It remains to be seen how much the build these sites played will be like what ends up in stores (story), but GameSpot and Pro-G have hands-on...


Manhunt 2 "Suspended," Pushed out of July

By Chris Remo, Jun 21, 2007 9:32pm PDT

Rockstar Games parent company Take-Two Interactive has "temporarily suspended" the release of its controversial game Manhunt 2 (PS2, Wii, PSP),...


"heh. Anyone remember the music industry doing this? Could be they still do I guess, been awhile ..."

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Publication of AO-Rated Manhunt 2 Disallowed by Sony, Nintendo

By Chris Remo, Jun 20, 2007 2:59pm PDT

Existing policy from manufacturers Sony and Nintendo means Manhunt 2 won't see publication on Wii or PS2 in Adults Only form.


"What the hell?! they allow it in the uk with an 18 rating (affectivly AO) but not with an AO ..."

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ESRB Rates Manhunt 2 "Adults Only"

By Chris Remo, Jun 19, 2007 2:24pm PDT

The Entertainment Software Ratings board, which assigns content ratings to games in North America, has rated the brutal horror sequel Manhunt 2...


"I'm buying several copies! Why focus on the gore? it's the atmosphere that does it! rock on ..."

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Manhunt 2 to be Blocked From Sale in UK (Updated)

By Chris Remo, Jun 19, 2007 6:08am PDT

The British Board of Film Classification has refused to rate the upcoming horror sequel Manhunt 2, in development by Rockstar Toronto for Wii,...


"I was once reading a report (that was posted on the Shack, I believe) which stated that violent ..."

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