Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Thexder (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
3.7
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.7
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.3
Overall MobyScore (53 votes)3.6

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 37 3.6
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.2
Amiga 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
Apple II 3 3.8
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.5
Apple IIgs 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
FM-7 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
Macintosh 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
MSX 2 4.2
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.0
NES 3 2.2
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.3
      Personal Slant 2.0
      Sound / Music 2.3
PC-88 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
PC-98 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
Sharp X1 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
TRS-80 CoCo 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0


User Reviews

An instant classic, Thexder provided fast, continuous, and very challenging gameplay. Ayodeji Oshinnaiye (3) unrated
The first true Arcade game on the PC Tony Van (2691) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
An Addictive Fighting Mech Platformer Toadstool (50) unrated
Hard. And that's all I have to say about that. Chris Martin (1098) 2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars2.75 Stars
One of the most wonderful games of the last decade. Tomer Gabel (4388) 4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars4.75 Stars
Are you a Robotech fan? Then play this game! austin quinn (1) unrated