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Crystal Castles (Atari ST)

Crystal Castles Atari ST Title screen

MISSING COVER

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MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

User Reviews

There are no reviews for the Atari ST release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.


Our Users Say

Category Description MobyScore
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 3.3
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 4.7
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.3
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 4.0
Overall MobyScore (3 votes) 4.1


The Press Says

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100
Computer and Video Games (CVG)
ST Crystal Castles is as addictive as ever and shouldn't be missed by any self-respecting ST arcade freak.
81
The Games Machine (UK)
Generally, this Andromeda conversion is very close to the look of the original arcade game. At first control is a little difficult - diagonals always put joysticks to the test - but there's a mouse option and a good two-player mode as well. Though gameplay is obviously dated now, a lot of work has been put into it making it much more enjoyable than more recent versions of this idea such as Spidertronic. Great fun.
70
Computer and Video Games (CVG)
Although this conversion is a little rough around the edges, it has all the features and gameplay of the original, and is therefore highly enjoyable. Whether or not it's worth £15 entirely depends on how much you liked the arcade game.
54
ST Action
With its main character being a cute little teddybear, you might think that Crystal Castles would be a hit with the kids, but of little appeal to anyone else. But, on the contrary, the gameplay is taxing enough to keep even the most zealous game player amused. Graphically, Crystal Castles is perhaps the most attractive game in this series. Combine this with the addictive qualities of multi-level arcade entertainment, and Crystal Castles is a cute game in every respect.