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Hexen: Beyond Heretic

Critic Score User Score
Nintendo 64
64
3.4
Windows
...
3.8
DOS
81
3.9

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

AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.4
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.9
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.9
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.9
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.8
Overall User Score (144 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 79 3.9
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.9
Macintosh 5 3.7
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.6
Nintendo 64 21 3.4
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.4
PlayStation 11 3.6
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.5
SEGA Saturn 8 4.3
      AI 4.1
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 4.4
Windows 20 3.8
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.8


User Reviews

(Review from 1995) Hexen is more than just a "Doom Clone" and is worth trying. DOS Kadath Bird (761)
Hexen is an excellent shooter that's just not for everyone. DOS WJAndrews (32)
True to its name in many ways... frustrating, somewhat fun. DOS ShadowShrike (303)
Enormous switch hunt in scary castles. DOS Sir Gofermajster (481)
Pushing the limits of id Tech 1, one sector at a time. DOS Chris Charabaruk (140)
A descent Medieval shooter that just tries to be too many games at once DOS Medicine Man (367)
An RPG-Style First-Person Shooter DOS Aenn Seidhe Priest (10)