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 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 (231 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 170 3.9
      Acting 3.9
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.7
Linux Awaiting 5 votes...
Macintosh 9 3.6
      Acting 3.3
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Windows 52 3.9
      Acting 4.0
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.9

User Reviews

Not sure if I can dig it DOS Unicorn Lynx (181363)
lahum stchiadnak tresto luum DOS Katakis | カタキス (39520)
Don't get confused, The Dig is a TRUE classic DOS jorgeabe (14)
Different; and neither a masterpiece nor a bad game. DOS Shazbut (167)
Worst game I have ever played. DOS doo (5)
This game proves that above all, adventure gamers are nothing but prissy bitches. DOS Zovni (10666)
A beautiful game; a breathtaking adventure. DOS Halleck (391)
Under-rated game that never did as well as it should have. DOS Digital Arse (14)
Whoa, I am gonna meet some Extra-terrestrials man DOS tante totti (15)
Perhaps the most underrated, misunderstood computer game. DOS lechuck13 (359)