Quest for Glory I: So You Want To Be A Hero (DOS)

Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
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

How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
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 (39 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 38 4.1
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.3
Macintosh 1 5.0
      AI 5.0
      Gameplay 5.0
      Graphics 5.0
      Personal Slant 5.0
      Sound / Music 5.0
      Story / Presentation 5.0

User Reviews

Heroic Hybrid Cor 13 (174202) 4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars
Almost completely superior... almost Terry Callahan (67) 4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars
The start of an great adventure series Aaron Cole (5) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
A fun "light" RPG that will take you an afternoon or two to beat. Jeremy Johnson (737) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Yes, sir, I want to be a hero *Katakis* (37904) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
The village of Spielburg needs a hero Depth Lord (933) unrated
The best adventure game EVER!! Shawn Michaels (2) unrated
A dream come true. Indra is stressed (20014) unrated