User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

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The game ratings for each category and platform are displayed below. The score for a particular platform is the average of all categories. Games must have 1 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.0
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.3
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.3
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.2
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.1
Overall MobyScore (164 votes)3.2

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 12 2.6
      Gameplay 2.3
      Graphics 2.8
      Personal Slant 2.8
      Sound / Music 2.5
      Story / Presentation 2.7
Amstrad CPC 4 2.4
      Gameplay 2.2
      Graphics 2.2
      Personal Slant 2.8
      Sound / Music 2.0
      Story / Presentation 2.5
Arcade 6 3.7
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.7
Atari ST 8 2.6
      Gameplay 2.4
      Graphics 3.0
      Personal Slant 2.6
      Sound / Music 2.4
      Story / Presentation 2.5
Commodore 64 5 2.9
      Gameplay 2.6
      Graphics 2.8
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 2.8
      Story / Presentation 2.8
DOS 23 3.7
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.6
Genesis 50 3.2
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.1
iPhone 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
MSX 3 3.1
      Gameplay 2.7
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Sound / Music 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.3
NES 5 4.0
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.4
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Nintendo 3DS Awaiting 1 votes...
PlayStation 3 3 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
SEGA Master System 14 2.6
      Gameplay 2.1
      Graphics 2.9
      Personal Slant 2.8
      Sound / Music 2.7
      Story / Presentation 2.7
TurboGrafx-16 5 3.8
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
TurboGrafx CD 3 3.5
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Wii 7 2.7
      Gameplay 2.6
      Graphics 2.7
      Personal Slant 2.4
      Sound / Music 2.9
      Story / Presentation 3.0
Windows 6 3.0
      Gameplay 2.8
      Graphics 2.7
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.0
Xbox 360 3 3.9
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Zodiac 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
ZX Spectrum 5 2.9
      Gameplay 2.6
      Graphics 2.8
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 2.8
      Story / Presentation 2.8


User Reviews

Great conversion of the arcade hit, underestimated due to overexposure. Genesis Majestic Lizard (655)
Welcome to your doom Genesis *Katakis* (37842)
An original story comes to life in this coin-op conversion. Genesis aaron pridemore (11)
A cult classic Genesis AaronGamer (42)
Sloooow down SEGA Master System ETJB (447)
Slightly better than average arcade conversion. DOS gametrader (229)
A particularly good conversion of a particularly bad arcade game. DOS Tomer Gabel (4374)
Nice!!! Genesis Thiago Loureiro (3)