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

The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
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 (274 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 185 4.1
      Acting 4.4
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.4
Macintosh 13 3.5
      Acting 4.5
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.5
Windows 19 4.1
      Acting 4.4
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.4
Windows 3.x 57 4.1
      Acting 4.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.2

User Reviews

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Probably the finest Sierra adventure ever made. Windows 3.x Zovni (10666)
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