Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
88
Based on 43 scores, 61 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    31
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Very compelling multiplayer.
  • Weapons feel great.
  • Coop is a great addition.

Cons:

  • Skip the singleplayer.
  • Recycled set pieces.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on -

Graphics Card & CPU Performance Review: The wait is over as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 was released worldwide this week. Developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision, this is the sixth installment in the series and a direct sequel to Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. The game is...

By Game Observer on 89

All in all, the single incredible thing remains the fact that the amount of advertising which launched an even bigger amount of hype was completely justified by the final product. It is the good old Call of Duty we loved, with countless explosions,...

By Maximum PC on 80

All the elements of Modern Warfare, with 30 percent less fun There are a few signature characteristics of Call of Duty games—at least, the ones developed by series-creator Infinity Ward. First, the games feel real. The story unfolds as you play...

By What Laptop TechRadar on -

Due to the huge success of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, expectations for its follow up have been immense, with the game breaking all previous pre-order records. The question is: has the wait been worth it? The answer is a resounding yes. Not only...

By Game Chronicles Magazine on 99

Finally the release of the much-anticipated sequel to 2007’s Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare has dropped and the wait has never been sweeter. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 picks up after the events of its predecessor and awes you from beginning to...

By AsiaOne on 90

There may be better action games that keep you engaged longer, like last year's Grand Theft Auto IV, but nothing on the computer screen has been such an adrenaline-pumping ride as this year's best action game.The high comes from battling a...

By OCModShop on -

The highly popular Call of Duty series has returned in grand style with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. The game not only continues the epic series in a grand way but, for my money, is the best in the series to date and is one of the most intense and...

By Games Radar on 90

Five minutes in and I find myself in a scenario unusual for Modern Warfare - no-one is shooting at me.Having been parachuted into the middle of a warzone in the badlands of Afghanistan, an airstrike has just levelled part of the suburb meters in front...

By 1UP on 88

Borrowing themes from American invasion epic Red Dawn and TV series like 24, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 attempts to capture the insanity and life-and-death situations of real-life combat. Once again you hop between several engaging story arcs as...

By TechTree on 80

Call of Duty, which is synonymous with recreating epic WWII battles, took the gaming fraternity by storm around two years back with Modern Warfare. Today it's considered one of the best combat games for the PC.The single player campaign although a...

By itreviews.com on -

There's been nothing quite like it all year, in more than one sense. It's not perfect, but it's simply extraordinary when it slips - as it often does - into top gear. Activision - Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 price Buy Call Of Duty: Modern...

By Xtra Gamer on 97

Supposedly the most anticipated game of the year and to be honest it’s easy to see why. The Call of Duty Series has been going on now for years and every year the games get better and better. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is no exception. In my...

By Smarthouse on 80

Call of Duty – Modern Warfare 2, is one of the most highly anticipated first person shooters of 2009, following on from the extremely popular Call of Duty – Modern Warfare (MW) developed by Infinity Ward and produced by Activision. Call of...

By Neoseeker on -

Every few years the team at Infinity Ward brings out the latest piece of their Call of Duty series. In 2007 gamers fell in love with the first Modern Warfare; the shift to the present day art of war was a huge undertaking for a developer that had...

By Vortez on -

Whilst I was fairly critical of the single-player campaign earlier, with the toing and froing between locations. My complaints were simply that it can confuse and loose you in some areas. This is not to say that the single-player side of MW2 isn’t...

By New Game Network on 82

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is a first person shooter featuring high amounts of level variety and some intricately crafted single player sequences. It features a strong multiplayer component and a variety of co-operative modes. The game takes place...

By Techgage on -

Before I sum up my likes and dislikes, I should touch on a couple of the controversies that are surrounding the game, especially the PC version. As we found out weeks ago, Infinity Ward has seemingly lost its desire to cater to PC gamers as it has in...

By Gamervision on 95

It has been a rough couple of weeks leading up to the launch of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Infinity Ward has been hit with endless criticism due to their apparent abandonment of PC gamers and controversial advertisements. It seemed strange that...

By GameZone on 94

From the first campaign mission to the 50th deathmatch round, Modern Warfare 2 is one heck of a ride. Its flaws are miniscule whispers against a thundrous symphony of greatness, where all elements combine for a must-play...

By Gaming Age on 85

What could arguably be the biggest release for video games this year finally hit store shelves last Tuesday in the form of Infinity Ward's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 for the Xbox 360, PS3, and PC. The follow-up from the well received, and...