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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

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
3.6
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.8
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.4
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.3
Overall MobyScore (235 votes)3.5

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 23 3.8
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.1
Amstrad CPC 4 3.5
      Gameplay 3.2
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.2
Arcade 6 3.6
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Atari ST 10 3.3
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 2.8
Commodore 64 9 3.2
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.0
DOS 54 3.6
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.3
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Genesis 65 3.9
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.7
iPhone 3 2.3
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 1.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 2.0
      Story / Presentation 2.0
PlayStation 3 4 2.8
      Gameplay 2.8
      Graphics 3.0
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 2.5
      Story / Presentation 2.0
SEGA Master System 20 3.2
      Gameplay 3.2
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.0
TurboGrafx CD 3 3.3
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.3
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Wii 3 3.1
      Gameplay 3.0
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Sound / Music 3.0
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Windows 7 3.5
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.7
WonderSwan Color 8 3.4
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.5
Xbox 360 6 3.0
      Gameplay 2.8
      Graphics 2.5
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 2.7
      Story / Presentation 3.0
ZX Spectrum 10 3.1
      Gameplay 2.7
      Graphics 2.9
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.1


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