User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Exodus: Ultima III

MobyRank MobyScore
Sharp X1
...
4.0
Macintosh
...
3.7
Atari ST
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3.7

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.)
3.8
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.5
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.9
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.8
Overall MobyScore (135 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 7 3.6
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.6
Apple II 15 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Atari 8-bit 8 3.7
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.8
Atari ST 6 3.7
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
Commodore 64 13 3.6
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.6
DOS 48 3.8
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.9
FM-7 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Macintosh 6 3.7
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
MSX 6 3.7
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
NES 14 3.6
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Story / Presentation 3.7
PC-88 5 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
PC-98 5 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Sharp X1 1 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Windows Awaiting 1 votes...


User Reviews

At least it's not as bad as the Ultima 7 port. NES Nancy "Infested" Kerrigan (39)
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