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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 2 at some point.

If you owned a PS2 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few Hack and slash games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best PS2 Hack and slash games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling Hack and slash games that were released for PS2. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This list is made up of different items, including God of War and God of War II.

Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awake... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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God of War II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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God of War is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
God of War 2005

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Devil May Cry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Devil May Cry 3 - Dante's Awak... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
darkdemonkiller added Devil May Cry 3 - Dante's Awakening : Special Edition

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Prince of Persia: The Sands of... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Prince of Persia: Warrior With... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Onimusha 3: Demon Siege is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Prince of Persia: The Two Thro... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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BloodRayne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
BloodRayne 2002

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Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Shinobi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
Shinobi 2002

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Chaos Legion is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Onimusha: Warlords is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Castlevania: Curse of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Genji: Dawn of the Samurai is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dynasty Warriors 5 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Castlevania: Lament of Innocen... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Champions of Norrath is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance I... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Devil May Cry 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Warriors Orochi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dynasty Warriors 4 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Warriors Orochi 2 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dynasty Warriors 3 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Samurai Warriors 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dynasty Warriors 6 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Monster Hunter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dynasty Warriors: Gundam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Champions: Return to Arms is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Devil Kings is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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The Mark of Kri is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
DanteSmith added The Mark of Kri 2002

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Bujingai is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
Bujingai 2003

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Sengoku Basara 2 is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Blood Will Tell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
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Dynasty Warriors 2 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fanta... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
Luan Markos added Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII 2006

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Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 2 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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The Sword of Etheria is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Monster Hunter 2 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
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Nano Breaker is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Shining Force EXA is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
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Gauntlet Dark Legacy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Nightshade is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games
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Hunter: The Reckoning: Wayward is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Knights of the Temple II is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games

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Knights of the Temple: Inferna... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Hack And Slash Games