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Metroid Prime (GameCube)

96
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.1
MobyScore
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

Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.2
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.3
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.1
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.1
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.0
Overall MobyScore (190 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
GameCube 177 4.1
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Wii 13 4.6
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.7
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.7
      Story / Presentation 4.4


User Reviews

An epic adventure that helped me understand the genre WWWWolf (422) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars
In Tallon IV, one of the greatest games ever is born. SiriusCrane (9) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
When art rules, and gameplay suffers... Vecster (24) 2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars
Omagosh.......... Justin Bailey (10) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
It was alright while it lasted.... AxelStone (34) 3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars3.4 Stars
The best available GC game Paul Jones (275) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars
I really wanted to like this game.... James Kirk (159) 2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars2.8 Stars
The first-person fans' dream come true.. MrBee (29) unrated
Metroid Prime...the FPS that just plain rules! Dark Cloud (35) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
Game of the year? More like game of the decade! Brian Benway (3) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars