Just get my new mare GN2 yesterday,indeed amazing on her performance as expected,meanwhile also a little worried on the unexpected damages such as scratches on the shell,checked a lot and try to get a right case for the protection,please share your experience if have get to know them:

otterbox defender:
Galaxy Note 2 (II) Case | Defender Series case from OtterBox

Genuine leather side flip cover:
Genuine Leather Stand Case for Galaxy Note N7100

Case-mate Barely Theme:
Case-Mate Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Barely There Cases (Case-Mate NOTE2-BT), Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Cases, Covers, Accessories by Case-Mate | Case-Mate