User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Darklands

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
...
...
DOS
74
3.8
Windows
...
4.0

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.)
3.9
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.7
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.1
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.5
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.9
Overall MobyScore (63 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 61 3.8
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Linux Awaiting 1 votes...
Macintosh Awaiting 1 votes...
Windows 2 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0


User Reviews

A Historic RPG! DOS Jack Lightbeard (2653)
A realistic historical CRPG that could've revolutionized the industry. DOS Ray Soderlund (3500)
One of, if not the only the greatest CRPGs made DOS ZombieDepot (45)
Most original RPG ever. DOS Shogun (6)
I haven't found its equal in the 9 years since I started playing it. DOS Gordon Menck (3)
Wow, Darklands is an RPG that would kick the living day-lights out of today's games! DOS Indra is here (19781)
Fantastically atmospheric DOS Hugh McKenna (5)
Time to kill the mood! DOS Pixelspeech (955)