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Hero's Quest: So You Want To Be A Hero

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Atari ST

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

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 (138 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 16 3.2
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 4.7
Atari ST 10 3.5
      Gameplay 3.2
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 4.5
DOS 108 4.1
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.2
PC-98 4 4.5
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.5
      Story / Presentation 4.5

User Reviews

A solid opening for a great adventure/RPG DOS tomimt (339)
Yes, sir, I want to be a hero DOS *Katakis* (37914)
A True Classic DOS SamandMax (61)
The best Sierra game, period. DOS woods01 (154)
The first and quite possibly the best game I've ever played. DOS Ryan Prendiville (664)
A succesfull hybrid genre is born DOS helm lehm (13)
15yrs old and I still replay this once per year DOS Travis Owens (7)
14 years old, but still fun to play. DOS Gutter Snipe (23)
BEST DOS RPG/QUEST Game DOS Thekwane Black (34)
The perfect meld of Sierra kitsch and roleplaying fantasy DOS Colin Rowsell (45)