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 5 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
4.1
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.6
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.9
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.3
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.9
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.1
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.1
Overall User Score (327 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
iPad Awaiting 5 votes...
iPhone Awaiting 5 votes...
Macintosh 13 4.1
      Acting 4.2
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.3
      Story / Presentation 4.1
PlayStation 3 45 3.9
      Acting 3.9
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Windows 181 4.0
      Acting 4.2
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.1
Xbox 360 88 4.0
      Acting 4.1
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.1


User Reviews

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It's not System Shock 3, but damn is this game still amazing Windows Matt Neuteboom (941)
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Beautiful and Bone-Chilling Xbox 360 Nick Rycar (198)
not the review you've been waiting for.. so buy or rent Bioshock, I don't care Xbox 360 lasttoblame (393)
A very big disappointment Windows dorian grey (248)
Yes, it's another somewhat negative review of BioShock. Windows hydra9 (3826)