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PlayStation 2 is the 6th generation console from Sony and a successor to PlayStation (PSX). It was released on October 26th, 2000 in North America and less than a month later in Europe. It had 300 MHz CPU and 32 MB RAM. PS2 was in production up till 2013, despite the fact that in 2006 it was succeeded by PlayStation 3. With over 155 million units sold, it’s still the most popular console in the history of gaming industry.

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Max Payne (PS2)
Max Payne (PS2)

Action 07 December 2001

Max Payne is a third-person perspective action game developed by the Finnish studio Remedy Entertainment. The protagonist is an undercover DEA agent whose task is to locate the source of Valkyr - a deadly new drug. Personally, Max is also seeking revenge against the murderers of his family. He falls victim to a conspiracy and gets accused of killing his supervisor. The creators were inspired by the crime stories from the 1940s and 1950s, Pulp novels, and the movie, The Matrix.

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Oni (PS2)
Oni (PS2)

Adventure 29 January 2001

Action game created by Bungie Software team. The player plays the role of a special agent named Konoko - her task is to infiltrate the criminal syndicate and annihilate it from inside. The game focuses on direct clashes with enemies, during which we use not only a rich arsenal, but above all the heroine's advanced hand-to-hand combat skills.

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Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2)
Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2)

Arcade 03 November 2004

Ratchet & Clank III: Up your Arsenal is another part of a wonderful series of adventure games with a huge dose of healthy shooting, in which two buddies turn dozens of intrusive opponents into dust.

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Ico (PS2)
Ico (PS2)

Adventure 25 September 2001

A third-person perspective action-adventure game developed by the Japanese developer Team Ico. The story tells about a young boy named Ico who was marked with an eternal curse. Due to that curse, he was born with mysterious horns on his head and, similarly to his predecessors, he is to be taken to a mysterious castle where he is going to be slain. While awaiting death, the boy notices a girl locked in a cage.

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Monster Hunter (PS2)
Monster Hunter (PS2)

Action 21 September 2004

Bloodthirsty dinosaurs and not such defenceless cavemen - into such mysterious areas introduces us "Monster Hunter". Only our cunning and cleverness will determine how long we survive in this wild environment. Be an animal or hunt an animal - the choice is yours!

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Stunt GP (PS2)
Stunt GP (PS2)

Racing 13 November 2001

Stunt GP is an exciting race with small radio-controlled cars. You can jump, ride on ramps, spirals and other attractions on specially prepared tracks.

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Commandos: Strike Force (PS2)
Commandos: Strike Force (PS2)

Action 17 March 2006

A new installment of the popular series from Pyro Studios, in which we take control of a unit of specially trained soldiers, sent to complete various tasks that help turn the tide of World War II. While developing Commandos: Strike Force, Pyro Studios decided to try a somewhat different approach, ending with a tactical action game seen from a first-person perspective instead of a classical tactical strategy game that the series has accustomed us to.

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Commandos 2: Men of Courage (PS2)
Commandos 2: Men of Courage (PS2)

Strategy 26 August 2002

The sequel of the popular turn-based tactics game from 1998, developed by Spanish Pyro Studios. In Commandos 2: Men of Courage we take over a squad of well-trained commandos, sent to complete various missions behind enemy lines. The group now consists of a green beret, a sapper, a spy, a driver, a sniper, and a diver, with occasional appearances of Natasha, a seductress, and Whiskey, a dog, which is a completely new addition to the series.

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Medal of Honor: Frontline (PS2)
Medal of Honor: Frontline (PS2)

Action 28 May 2002

Another installment in an FPS series tracing its roots back to the PlayStation console. The Medal of Honor series of war shooters is considered to be the predecessor of the Call of Duty franchise. In Medal of Honor: Frontline, the player assumes the role of lieutenant Jimmy Patterson from the American OSS agency.

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Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness (PS2)
Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness (PS2)

Action 21 June 2003

The sixth installment in the popular series featuring the tenacious archaeologist Lara Croft. In Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness the protagonist is falsely accused of killing her former mentor, who is also the main antagonist – Werner Von Croy. During the game Lara is forced to go into hiding. She tries to clear her name through conversations with other characters and associating facts. This fact changes gameplay dramatically and pushes it more towards a classic adventure game.

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Siren (PS2)
Siren (PS2)

Adventure 12 March 2004

Another survival horror by the creator of "Silent Hill" - Keiichiro Toyama. In this 78-stage game, dozens of characters try to save their lives and escape from a cursed seaside village.

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (PS2)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (PS2)

Action 08 November 2005

Another virtual adaptation based on a book belonging to the series written by J.K. Rowling. The series revolves around the adventures of Harry Potter and his two friends: Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley.

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LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (PS2)
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (PS2)

Action 12 September 2006

LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy is a continuation of one of the best made electronic and entertainment products of 2005. According to the subtitle, this time the developers focused on three episodes of the Star Wars film cycle, shot by George Lucas in 1977-1983.

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Need for Speed Carbon (PS2)
Need for Speed Carbon (PS2)

Racing 01 November 2006

The tenth installment in the bestselling racing game series originally launched back in 1995. The game lets you play as the main protagonist of the previous game. He returns to his home city only to find his domestic street racing scene taken over by rivaling gangs. As you take on new racing challenges, you take back your home town one district at a time. The game’s mechanics employ the well-proven solutions introduced by its predecessors, while introducing several new elements at the same time.

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XIII (2003) (PS2)
XIII (2003) (PS2)

Action 18 November 2003

Action/FPS game based on the themes of one of the most interesting comic series created by Jean Van Hamme. The player becomes an agent who has to overcome the dangers hanging over the world.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (PS2)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (PS2)

Action 05 October 2002

Lord of the Rings: Two Towers is a spectacular third person perspective action game (TPP) based on Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings: Two Towers". Guided by Aragorn, Legolas or Gimlie, the player has to fight against the hosts of servants Saruman and Sauron. The work of Stormfront development studio is considered to be one of the best adaptations of a film in the history of the video games industry.

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Unreal Tournament (1999) (PS2)
Unreal Tournament (1999) (PS2)

Action 21 October 2000

A first-person shooter based on the engine of the bestselling game Unreal. The title was developed by Digital Extremes and focuses on online battles between players on futuristic arenas. In Unreal Tournament the players can compete in several gameplay modes – deathmatch, team deathmatch, capture the flag, domination, last man standing, and assault. Each mode is different from the remaining ones. There aren’t many weapons available, but each one can be used in two ways.

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Shrek 2: The Game (PS2)
Shrek 2: The Game (PS2)

Arcade 04 May 2004

Shrek 2: The Game is a program belonging to the genre of arcade games, which was created based on the second part of the animated film "Shrek". In the production, apart from the title character, we can also play a few other characters: Fiona and donkey, among others.

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Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 (PS2)
Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 (PS2)

Action 15 March 2005

Brothers in Arms is a tactical action game, which is the debut part of a special series on military themes. The product was developed by developers responsible for Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3, James Bond 007: NightFire and PeCet version of Halo: Combat Evolved. The main character is the brave sergeant Matt Baker, who actually participated in the Second World War.

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Buzz! Junior: Jungle Party (PS2)
Buzz! Junior: Jungle Party (PS2)

Party 20 October 2006

Buzz Junior: Jungle Party plays with jungle-pets using unique controllers called buzzers.

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Tomb Raider: Underworld (PS2)
Tomb Raider: Underworld (PS2)

Action 23 January 2009

Developed once again by Crystal Dynamics, another installment of the third-person perspective adventure series started in 1996. Tomb Raider: Underworld is a continuation of the events from previous parts of the series and concentrates on the search for artifacts connected with the Nordic god Thor. On her journey, Lara Croft visits new locations, like Thailand and south Mexico, and dives in the Mediterranean Sea and the Arctic Ocean.

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Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 (PS2)
Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 (PS2)

Sports 29 October 2010

A new installment in the popular football series developed by an internal studio of Konami, led by Shingo “Seabass” Takatsuka. Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 introduces new gameplay modes and improved match mechanics, including new passing mechanics – from now on, the player has to choose the direction and the strength of the pass. The authors reworked tactical options, adding instructions for different phases of the match and the current score, as well as introduced a stadium editor and a gift shop.

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Deus Ex (PS2)
Deus Ex (PS2)

RPG 25 March 2002

A cyberpunk first-person perspective action RPG developed by Ion Storm, studio led by the legend of the video game industry, Warren Spector – co-creator of such cult series as Ultima and Wing Commander. Deus Ex takes place in the middle of XXI century, in a world filled with terrorism, corruption, poverty and a mysterious disease called the Gray Death.

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Scarface: The World is Yours (PS2)
Scarface: The World is Yours (PS2)

Action 06 October 2006

A dynamic action game/TPP, directed decisively to older players, whose plot loosely refers to the 1983 film Scarface (Man with a Scarf), directed by Brian de Palma and with a great Al Pacino in the lead role.

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Knight Rider 2 (PS2)
Knight Rider 2 (PS2)

Arcade 05 November 2004

Continuation of the action game released in 2002, which was based on the popular in the eighties series "Knight Rider". This title has an official license of the series.

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Disgaea: Hour of Darkness (PS2)
Disgaea: Hour of Darkness (PS2)

RPG 27 August 2003

The first installment in the tactical jRPG originally released on PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable. After a decade, an improved port has finally made its way to PC. In Disgaea PC you assume the role of a demon prince named Laharl, who having awakened from two-years’ sleep learns about the death of his father. As his successor, he decides to regain the throne and his subjects’ trust by setting out on a dangerous journey during which he will meet many allies and foes.

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