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

The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
Overall User Score (174 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 154 3.9
      Acting 3.8
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.1
Macintosh 10 4.2
      Acting 4.1
      AI 4.0
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.2
SEGA Saturn 10 3.7
      Acting 3.4
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 3.4

User Reviews

The start of an awesome game series! DOS Stijn Daneels (85)
A fast paced, brilliantly designed game that has stood the test of time DOS Maw (884)
A Definitive Title of the Real-Time Strategy Genre DOS Antti Salminen (65)
The yardstick by which all RTS are measured. DOS The Mahaduta (8)
Full of flaws- yet addictive and fun. DOS El-ad Amir (124)
An addictive game. DOS robotriot (9071)
This game made "Real-Time Strategy" a household term. DOS Raphael (1261)
I like this game. A lot. This is the anti-Warcraft. DOS Thohan (19)
I HATE this game! DOS PCGamer77 (3236)
Genuinely dislikable. DOS Tomer Gabel (4644)