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Ultima VII: The Black Gate (DOS)

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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 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 (120 votes)4.1

User Reviews

Dost thou understand now what a legendary game this is, milord? Cor 13 (174226) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars
Lord British's Masterpiece! An extremely immersive and detailed world. Nathan Kovner (49) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars
A lush, vibrant medieval gameworld full of life, intrigue, and adventure Chris Wright (102) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Yes, it's flawed. But so was Hamlet... Colin Rowsell (45) unrated
far worse than its precessors. Emanuele Borinato (11) 2.2 Stars2.2 Stars2.2 Stars2.2 Stars2.2 Stars
One of the buggiest games I have ever played OceansDaughter (106) 3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars
The Ultimate Virtual Sandbox World Simulation Type Masterpiece wossname (159) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars
Ultima IV to VI fans, STAY away! Yeah Right (57) 2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars