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Need for Speed: Underground 2 (2004)

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Underground 2 entails tuning cars for street races, while resuming the Need for Speed: Underground (2003) storyline. The game provides several new features, such as a broader customization, new methods of selecting races and more.
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Kelly Brook ... Nikki Morris (voice)
Brooke Burke ... Rachel Teller (voice)
Laura Ainsley Laura Ainsley ... (voice)
Sharon Alexander ... Samantha (voice)
Elisa Bocanegra ... (voice)
Leanne Buchanan Leanne Buchanan ... (voice)
Keith Dallas Keith Dallas ... (voice)
Annette Ducharme Annette Ducharme ... (voice) (as Annette Dusharm)
Chris Elwood ... (voice)
Richard Faraci Richard Faraci ... (voice) (as Rick Faraci)
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Jeni Haskett Jeni Haskett ... (voice)
Jordan Krull Jordan Krull ... (voice)
Viv Leacock ... (voice)
Cricket Leigh ... (voice)
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Underground 2 entails tuning cars for street races, while resuming the Need for Speed: Underground (2003) storyline. The game provides several new features, such as a broader customization, new methods of selecting races and more.

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Action | Crime | Sport

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

November 2004 (USA) See more »

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Need for Speed: Underground 2 See more »

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Electronic Arts See more »
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Dolby Digital

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There are three different "sets" of body kits. The first set belongs to cars returning from the first game. The second set belongs to cars new to the game. The SUVs have their own set which only contains six body kits. See more »

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The European release features the Vauxhall Corsa and Peugeot 106 instead of the Honda Civic and Acura RSX. See more »

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Followed by Need for Speed: Shift (2009) See more »

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Need for gameplay enhancement 2
31 May 2005 | by Rob_TaylorSee all my reviews

Whilst undoubtedly fun to play for a short time, this game rapidly becomes dull in the extreme. There are only a few different types of events to enter and the obligatory "car upgrade" ideas are also kind of dull. In short, a console game that wasn't improved when it was ported to the PC, with limited gameplay options.

I suppose if you are a car freak then its much more entertaining but I'm not, so this also became more than a little dull.

Good things: A real sense of speed and action. The cars appear to handle quite realistically. Its fun with a steering wheel and foot-pedals.

Bad things: The cars are indestructible. Some of the simplest tactics involve running competitors off the road and torpedoing around corners without slowing down because you "bounce" off the scenery. The way you can replay races endlessly until you win them is also lame.

Summary: Fun for a little while, but lack of gameplay depth quickly bores you to tears and there aren't even any pedestrians or small, furry pets to squash to keep you amused.


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