User reviews for Descent II
8.9 / 10Combined Score
Let me put it this way: If you don't have a joystick, then don't bother buying this. Using the keyboard or mouse really limits the fun. Use a joystick, however, and you will feel like you are flying a real fightercraft, but sprawling your fingers across the keyboard isn't really all that fun.
The story: You, the player is a mercenary hired to destroy mining robots that have gone out of control due to a computer virus. At the end of the first Descent the mercenary had completed his mission to destroy the mining operations throughout the solar system. The player picks up right where it left off, being outfitted with a warp drive to take care of some mining operations in other systems.
This game is a big ...