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

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Platforms
Critic Score User Score
DOS
85
4.1
Amiga
82
3.1
PC-98
...
4.3

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.)
4.0
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
4.2
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.8
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.3
Overall User Score (134 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 15 3.1
      Gameplay 3.0
      Graphics 2.9
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Sound / Music 2.9
      Story / Presentation 4.6
Atari ST 9 3.3
      Gameplay 3.0
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.3
      Story / Presentation 4.3
DOS 107 4.1
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.2
PC-98 3 4.3
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.3
      Story / Presentation 4.3


User Reviews

A solid opening for a great adventure/RPG DOS tomimt (339)
Yes, sir, I want to be a hero DOS *Katakis* (37876)
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)