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Karateka (DOS)

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MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.6
MobyScore
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

Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.7
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.8
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
3.6
Overall MobyScore (114 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 29 3.6
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.5
Amstrad CPC 7 3.9
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.7
Android 1 5.0
      Gameplay 5.0
      Graphics 5.0
      Personal Slant 5.0
      Sound / Music 5.0
Apple II 15 4.2
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
Atari 7800 5 3.9
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.8
Atari 8-bit 7 4.1
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.0
Atari ST 6 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.0
Commodore 64 17 4.0
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.7
iPad Awaiting 1 votes...
iPhone 1 3.5
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.0
MSX 4 4.2
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.3
NES 11 3.0
      Gameplay 2.9
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 2.7
PC-98 4 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
ZX Spectrum 7 3.2
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Sound / Music 3.1


User Reviews

A classic that demonstrates how well a story can be told with no words. Ray Soderlund (3500) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars
Kickin' run to the right karate game Terrence Bosky (5235) unrated
An Unforgettable game. Jim Fun (222) unrated