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  • Summary: Interpret the law as you will. Run the sheriff’s department, manage your cops, investigate, interrogate, incarcerate, make tough decisions – and try to keep out of prison yourself. – in this story-driven mixture of adventure and strategy, set in a cold border town riven with violence.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 34
  2. Negative: 3 out of 34
  1. Aug 10, 2018
    95
    Few stories in games can successfully make me hate the “protagonist” and at the same time draw me compulsively further into the events and plot twists. Paired up with the simplistic and impressionistic art of the story frames, the atmosphere and the complexity of the intertwining yet opposing factions bandying for influence over hopelessly corrupt Jack Boyd and you have a Noir story set in the 80’s that could rival the classics.
  2. Jul 30, 2018
    80
    This is the Police 2 is a big step forward for Weaapy Studio, who delivered a much better experience compared to the previous game.
  3. Aug 6, 2018
    80
    An excellent sheriff simulator that should be a little shorter.
  4. Aug 12, 2018
    70
    While it’s far to long, This Is the Police 2 is a cool little game, with a interesting scenario and lot of different situations to work on. But most of our reproaches for the first game stand still.
  5. Aug 6, 2018
    65
    Interesting and direct, this game offers an intense management experience trying to make the Police Department work and also to discover the main character's past; it's also a little repetitive from the first release... and that is not sexy.
  6. Jul 31, 2018
    60
    An overall improvement on the original but the lack of focus encourages too many unwanted features, that dilute an otherwise interesting portrayal of law enforcement.
  7. Aug 5, 2018
    30
    The game pulls its punches when depicting the rot at the heart of a northern border city's law enforcement.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 10
  2. Negative: 4 out of 10
  1. Jan 1, 2019
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. Dieses Spiel ist ein Meisterwerk

    Ich kann nicht von vielen Spielen behaupten, dass ich sie komplett durchgespielt habe und nicht irgendwann angefangen habe durchzurushen, weil es einfach zu langweillig wurde. This is the Police 2 hat alles zu bemängelnde vom ersten Teil richtig gemacht. Wo This is the Police 1 nur mit einer sehr interessante Story und mit ein paar echt coolen Momenten überzeugen kann, bietet der zweite Teil so viel Diversität. Man hat sich einfach so viel überlegt bei dem Spiel, ohne dass man die bereits bestehenden Stärken des Spiels runterkrubeln musste. Das Spiel überzeugt mit neuem Design, ein paar 3D cutscenes und den ständigen lustigen Dialogen.

    Ich bin gespannt ob es einen dritten Teil geben wird. Jack Boyd hat das Zeug dazu ein drittes Spiel zu füllen.
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  2. Aug 16, 2018
    9
    Я искренне не понимаю почему эта игра никому не понравилась. По моему это самая недооценённая игра 2018 года. THIS IS THE POLICE 2 - этоЯ искренне не понимаю почему эта игра никому не понравилась. По моему это самая недооценённая игра 2018 года. THIS IS THE POLICE 2 - это прямое сюжетное продолжение первой части разбавленное новыми увлекательными игровыми механиками. Но в любом случае, рекомендую играть в эту игру только после прохождения первой части.

    9/10, так как первую игру это всё равно не перепрыгнет.
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  3. Aug 26, 2018
    8
    WOW! С этим словом я закончил прохождение этой игры. Я прекрасно понимаю, почему многим игра не понравилась. Это из-за ужасных тактическихWOW! С этим словом я закончил прохождение этой игры. Я прекрасно понимаю, почему многим игра не понравилась. Это из-за ужасных тактических миссий(я знаю о чём говорю, я проходил XCOM), счётчик опыта копов(не знаю как это назвать правильно), который не позволял отправить двух копов на задержание старушки. Но в остальном игра осталась крутой, в духе первой части. 8/10, так как описанные выше проблемы, я считаю непростительными. Expand
  4. Aug 23, 2018
    5
    i did play the first game in the series, that game would receive a 8 from me. but this particular game i don't hart. way to hard!
  5. Aug 2, 2018
    3
    The game opens up with a great tutorial and entrance to the story line. The game then takes 20 minutes to unload the story on you, withThe game opens up with a great tutorial and entrance to the story line. The game then takes 20 minutes to unload the story on you, with cut-scenes, that despite having a unique and well made art style, are poorly written and unnecessary. This might be on account of me not having played the first one though. The game play itself is a strategic turn-based puzzle that you have to solve, using the tools that each officer brings to the mission. After a few missions, they unfortunately get stale. The policing of the city adds another layer of depth, but again it suffers from a lack of depth and it becomes very apparent how to game the system to never have major problems.

    It is clear that a lot of effort went into the story, but it sadly detracts from the overall experience instead of adding anything. I never got engaged in the characters, mostly due to how poorly the script is written. The game also suffers from poor voice acting, this is often times no problem if the script itself is engaging.

    The game ends up coming just short in most of its elements. Granted i think i got halfway through, so i'm now aware if further elements are added that make it more engaging, but that shouldn't be necessary for a game like this.

    One thing they did really well however was the art style.
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  6. Aug 16, 2018
    3
    Ok, my first review. Let's do this. I give this game 3/10. It has just murdered my love to This is the police. The first game was great. IOk, my first review. Let's do this. I give this game 3/10. It has just murdered my love to This is the police. The first game was great. I loved it. Truly. I play indie games sometimes. I would say 1 indie game for 1 AAA title. Maybe I don't know everything and it isn't the best review you can get but it's my opinion. And dear devs, just go to your office / workshop / whatever and give me real This is the police 2, not this "money making product for xcom fans". You had your style! You had your gameplay! Why you have destroyed it?! I will quote here Dr. Emmett Brown "We have to go back". Expand
  7. Oct 22, 2018
    2
    blah blah blah + blah blah blah + 1 min of gaming + blah blah + blah blah blah

    The most boring game ever. Useless graphomania, endless
    blah blah blah + blah blah blah + 1 min of gaming + blah blah + blah blah blah

    The most boring game ever. Useless graphomania, endless cutscenes, bad characters burns your life, literally. 10% of gameplay time and 90% of that trash ? No thanks. The only one new thing is XCOM-style tactical missions even without saves?
    2/10.
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