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Devil May Cry 2
Main platforms PC
Timing RTA
Framerate 60

Devil May Cry 2

Devil May Cry 2 is a 2003 action-adventure game developed by Capcom Production Studio and published by Capcom. Released from January to March, originally for the PS2.

Leaderboards & Categories

You will have a choice between these characters Dante, Lucia and Trish then pick their respective categories:

  • New Game - Beats the game as fast as possible from a new file.
  • New Game+ - Beats the game as fast as possible from a cleared file.

Note that Trish can only run from a cleard file. Her sub-category is split to pick between Lucia route or Dante.

Getting Started

  • Visit the Getting Started page for information on how to get started with DMC2 speedrunning.
  • Refer to the General Rules for rules that apply to all categories of DMC2 speedrunning.
  • Check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) if you have general questions regarding methods and strategies used in DMC2 speedruns.

Information & Utilities

Boss Strategies


There are number of Strategies and techniques that are important to be aware of while playing Devil May Cry 2. This game requires more work to nail down at certain segments.




(These rules apply to all DMC2 speedrun categories. Each category also has its own set of rules in addition to the one listed here.)

  • The offical run time is counted as the Real Time Attack (RTA).
  • Timer starts when you select New Game (the “Devil May Cry” audio cue will play).
  • Submissions must contain all footage for the run provided.
  • Region is needed for PS2 runs.
  • Any modifications to the game that affect the gameplay itself is not allowed.

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