Mortal Kombat (Genesis)

72
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
User Score
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.)
3.5
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.7
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.5
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.5
Overall User Score (295 votes)3.6

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Genesis 48 3.7
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.5
Amiga 22 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.8
Arcade 11 3.8
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.4
DOS 61 3.7
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.7
Game Boy 25 3.0
      Gameplay 3.0
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Sound / Music 3.1
Game Gear 20 3.6
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.4
SEGA CD 25 3.3
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.5
SEGA Master System 20 3.3
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.2
SNES 63 3.6
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.6


User Reviews

Don't Believe the Hype Liam Dowds (51) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
Has the blood and gore intact, but lacks the stunning visuals and sounds of the SNES Stsung (53) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Definitely the best arcade to console port of Mortal Kombat. scabadoo (32) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
A classic, but not all that good. Tomer Gabel (4361) 3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars3.75 Stars