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The Dig (DOS)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.

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

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 MobyScore (222 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 163 3.9
      Acting 3.9
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.8
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 50 4.0
      Acting 4.0
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.9

User Reviews

lahum stchiadnak tresto luum *Katakis* (37691) unrated
Different; and neither a masterpiece nor a bad game. Shazbut (158) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars
Don't get confused, The Dig is a TRUE classic jorgeabe (14) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
A beautiful game; a breathtaking adventure. Halleck (383) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars
Under-rated game that never did as well as it should have. Digital Arse (14) 4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars
Worst game I have ever played. doo (5) 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars
This game proves that above all, adventure gamers are nothing but prissy bitches. Zovni (9367) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars
Perhaps the most underrated, misunderstood computer game. lechuck13 (309) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
LucasArts...You couldn't ask for more! Hilary Richardson (15) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars
A beautiful, touching game G J (5) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars