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BioShock

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 3
94
3.7
Windows
94
4.0
Xbox 360
95
3.9

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

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
4.0
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.5
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.8
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.2
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.8
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.0
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.0
Overall MobyScore (307 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Macintosh 12 3.9
      Acting 4.1
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.9
PlayStation 3 41 3.7
      Acting 3.7
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
Windows 169 4.0
      Acting 4.1
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Xbox 360 85 3.9
      Acting 4.0
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0


User Reviews

Who is John Galt? -- A question without an answer. Windows St. Martyne (3562)
It's not System Shock 3, but damn is this game still amazing Windows Matt Neuteboom (941)
Prepare to be BioShocked Windows *Katakis* (37800)
Welcome to Rapture Windows NeoJ (428)
not the review you've been waiting for.. so buy or rent Bioshock, I don't care Xbox 360 lasttoblame (393)
An Artful Spiritual Successor To System Shock 2 Windows Steelysama (106)
Beautiful and Bone-Chilling Xbox 360 Nick Rycar (200)
A very big disappointment Windows dorian grey (250)
This isn’t a game review; this is a review of game reviewing Windows lasttoblame (393)
BioShock is a memorable trip into the bizarre and the surreal. Windows Kadath Bird (706)