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Alone in the Dark 2

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Alone in the Dark 2
Publisher: I-Motion (US), Infogrames Multimedia (EU), Electronic Arts Victor (JP)
Developer:
Distributor: Kokopeli Digital Studios (US)
System(s): Sega Saturn
Original system(s): PC
Sound driver: SCSP/CD-DA (1 track)
Genre: Adventure































Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Saturn
JP
¥5,800 T-10602G
Sega Saturn
US
$54.99 T-29401H
Sega Saturn
UK
£44.99[1] T-15101H-50
Sega Saturn
FR
?F T-15101H-50
Sega Saturn
DE
DM ? T-15101H-50
Sega Saturn
ES
?Ptas T-15101H-50



Alone in the Dark 2 (アローン・イン・ザ・ダーク2) is the direct sequel to Alone in the Dark as was developed by Infogrames for DOS, FM Towns and PC-9801 computers and the 3DO. Enhanced versions were released in 1996 for the Sega Saturn and Sony PlayStation, and work began on a Sega 32X port before being scrapped.

This version was titled Alone in the Dark: Jack is Back in Europe, Alone in the Dark: One-Eyed Jack's Revenge in North America and Alone in the Dark 2: Jack is Back in Japan. Infogrames released Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare in 2001 for the Sega Dreamcast.

Magazine articles

Main article: Alone in the Dark 2/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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<div style="width:Expression error: Unexpected < operator.px; padding-left:2px; padding-top:9px; padding-right:2px;">Print advert in
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #86: "September 1996" (1996-xx-xx)
also published in:
  • Game Informer (US) #41: "September 1996" (1996-xx-xx)[2]
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<div style="width:Expression error: Unexpected < operator.px; padding-left:2px; padding-top:9px; padding-right:2px;">Print advert in
Sega Saturn Magazine (UK) #8: "June 1996" (1996-05-22)
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Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
40 №174, p93[1]
60 №376, p33
79 №86, p62
84 №44, p54
40 №7, p125[3]
52 №43, p80-82[4]
86 №64, p102/103
88 №80, p48/49/50
54 №7, p80/81[5]
67 №1996-03, p215[6]
62 №, p14Media:SnGwSISDRZK Book JP.pdf[7]
Sega Saturn
65
Based on
11 reviews

Saturn, EU
AitD2 Saturn EU Box.jpg
Cover
AitD2 Saturn EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Saturn, US
AitD2 Saturn US Box Back.jpgAitD2 Saturn US Box Front.jpg
Cover
Aitd2 sat us manual.pdf
Manual
Saturn, JP
AitD2 Saturn JP Box Back.jpgAitD2 Saturn JP Box Front.jpg
Cover
AloneintheDark2 Saturn JP Disc.jpg
Disc

References

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NEC Retro has more information related to Alone in the Dark 2.
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 File:CVG UK 174.pdf, page 93
  2. File:GameInformer US 041.pdf, page 27
  3. File:MAXIMUM UK 07.pdf, page 125
  4. File:MeanMachinesSega43UK.pdf, page 80
  5. File:SSM_UK_07.pdf, page 80
  6. File:SSM_JP_19960223_1996-03.pdf, page 217
  7. File:SnGwSISDRZK Book JP.pdf, page 16