This science fiction role-playing game returns players to the battle begun in the original, System Shock
. The sequel sets you in the 22nd century, where you can use a multitude of mechanical weapons and Psionic powers to attack and confuse your monster enemies in the universe. As you play, you will discover advances that will allow you to upgrade your weapons systems, uncover alien technology secrets, and hack into critical computers. This game is based around the Dark Engine and offers surreal 3-D graphics, effects, and action.
From the Manufacturer
From deep space comes a terrifying first-person role-playing game from the award-winning creators of System Shock
. Developed to appeal to both first-person shooter and role-playing enthusiasts, System Shock 2
capitalizes on the groundbreaking System Shock
game design combined with the stunning technology of the new 3-D Shock engine. Create your own persona through a unique 3-D character generation system, and specialize in a variety of the skills, whether that's using hi-tech weapons, computer hacking, or even using paranormal psionic powers. Then once again match wits with the rogue artificial intelligence Shodan as you race to uncover the mysteries of the derelict starship Von Braun. With tremendous gameplay depth and the most atmospheric environment ever seen in a sci-fi role-playing game, System Shock 2
raises the stakes for such games.