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

Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.5
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.5
Text Parser
How sophisticated the text parser is, how appropriate its responses are, etc.
3.5
Overall User Score (158 votes)3.5

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 64 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.8
      Text Parser 3.8
Amiga 8 2.9
      Personal Slant 2.9
      Story / Presentation 3.0
      Text Parser 2.9
Amstrad CPC 6 3.0
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.0
      Text Parser 3.0
Amstrad PCW Awaiting 5 votes...
Apple II 15 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.5
      Text Parser 3.3
Atari 8-bit 7 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.2
      Text Parser 3.2
Atari ST 8 3.0
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.0
      Text Parser 3.0
Browser 7 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.0
      Text Parser 3.2
Commodore 16, Plus/4 Awaiting 5 votes...
Commodore 64 12 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Story / Presentation 3.5
      Text Parser 3.4
Commodore 128 Awaiting 5 votes...
Macintosh 8 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.1
      Text Parser 3.5
PC-98 Awaiting 5 votes...
PC Booter 16 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.8
      Text Parser 3.7
Tatung Einstein Awaiting 5 votes...
TRS-80 7 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.1
      Text Parser 3.1
TRS-80 CoCo Awaiting 5 votes...


User Reviews

Zork?!? Zork What? Zork you too, pal. rs2000 (15) 4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars
You are standing in an open field west of a white house, with a boarded front door. There is a great game here. Steelysama (106) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
It is pitch black. You are likely to be eaten by a grue. vedder (20577) 3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars3.33 Stars
The most eclectic and interesting of the series Colin Rowsell (45) 4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars
A great introduction to interactive fiction. Mirrorshades2k (273) unrated
The one that stated it all for Infocom Tony Van (2665) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars