What is your position on crowd funded games? (e.g., Kickstarter, Early Access on Steam)

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MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
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3.8
Atari 5200
...
4.0
Atari ST
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3.5

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.)
3.8
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.5
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.6
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.4
Overall MobyScore (85 votes)3.6

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade 5 3.5
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.2
Atari 2600 14 3.5
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.2
Atari 5200 5 4.0
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.8
Atari 7800 7 4.3
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.1
Atari 8-bit 4 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.8
Atari ST 7 3.5
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.2
Lynx 6 4.5
      Gameplay 4.7
      Graphics 4.8
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.3
Macintosh 3 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.7
NES 18 3.2
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 2.9
Palm OS Awaiting 1 votes...
PC Booter 13 3.1
      Gameplay 3.2
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 2.9
Xbox 360 3 4.1
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 4.5


User Reviews

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