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

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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

AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.5
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.1
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.2
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.2
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.7
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.4
Overall MobyScore (242 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
3DO 9 4.1
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.5
Acorn 32-bit Awaiting 1 votes...
Amiga 38 4.2
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.7
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.5
CD-i 6 4.3
      AI 4.3
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.5
      Story / Presentation 4.7
DOS 92 4.0
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 4.4
FM Towns 1 5.0
      AI 5.0
      Gameplay 5.0
      Graphics 5.0
      Personal Slant 5.0
      Sound / Music 5.0
      Story / Presentation 5.0
Genesis 43 4.1
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 4.5
iPhone 3 2.7
      AI 2.7
      Gameplay 2.7
      Graphics 3.0
      Personal Slant 2.7
      Sound / Music 2.7
      Story / Presentation 2.7
Jaguar 9 3.0
      AI 2.7
      Gameplay 2.9
      Graphics 2.8
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Sound / Music 2.8
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Macintosh 7 4.3
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.6
      Personal Slant 4.6
      Sound / Music 4.3
      Story / Presentation 4.4
SEGA CD 12 3.8
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 4.4
SNES 22 3.8
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 4.6


User Reviews

Action-Adventure, both with capital "A" DOS אולג 小奥 (171551)
Excellent action/adventure game that uses a ton of movie references SEGA CD *Katakis* (37838)
NOT a sequel to Another World, but an excellent action game with adventure ! DOS Yeba (60)
Slighty Better then the Genesis version SEGA CD ETJB (447)
An instant classic. Responsive control, ambient soundtrack...Need I say more?! Genesis aaron pridemore (11)
Awesome game, the Genesis version rocks! Genesis Tibes80 (1495)
Poor port of a great game. CD-i zemonn (173)
a real hit! DOS Boston Low (93)
Stimulus DOS Gennady Panfilov (5)
Classic game with awesome graphics for its time! DOS Andrew Dunn (11)