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

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 (276 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 145 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 4.2
Amiga 28 3.7
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Apple II 14 3.1
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 2.9
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 2.9
      Story / Presentation 3.5
Atari ST 13 3.4
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.3
      Story / Presentation 3.5
Commodore 64 28 4.1
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.1
NES 48 3.8
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 4.1

User Reviews

The adventure game that makes no sense *Katakis* (38333) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
*CENSORED*!!! Maniac Mansion!!! Zovni (9305) 4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars
A classic game, whose sequel I find a lot more appealing. Tomer Gabel (4351) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
A Fantastic Game for Those who GET IT! X X (3) unrated
Classic, fun, what more do you want? C W (6) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Groundwork for some of the best adventure games of the '80s/'90s. tFX (25) 2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars
Great game...looking at some of these other reviews makes me very upset. Jason Harang (36) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Think of all the games you love, then thank THIS game for them. Toka (16) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Ahhh, those were the days... Don Lee (8) unrated
Wacked out Adventure, Insane Comedy, and a ton of really odd puzzles make this one game I will always be able to go back to. ROFLBLAH (350) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars