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,...

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"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,...

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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...

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

- minus1911 see all 9 comments

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...

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

- hippolove see all 39 comments

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...

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"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.

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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.

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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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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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),...

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

- vacous see all 82 comments

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.

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

- silentbobuk see all 224 comments

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...

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

- luke1111 see all 91 comments

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,...

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

- Jobos see all 78 comments