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 5 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
Text Parser
How sophisticated the text parser is, how appropriate its responses are, etc.
Overall User Score (32 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 6 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.8
      Text Parser 3.8
Amstrad CPC Awaiting 5 votes...
Amstrad PCW Awaiting 5 votes...
Apple II Awaiting 5 votes...
Atari 8-bit Awaiting 5 votes...
Atari ST Awaiting 5 votes...
Commodore 64 5 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Story / Presentation 4.5
      Text Parser 4.5
DOS 21 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.7
      Text Parser 3.9
Macintosh Awaiting 5 votes...

User Reviews

Lovecraft-lite DOS Terrence Bosky (5463)
One of the last great text-only games ever made DOS Afterburner (496)
Horror Text Adventure set in ‘M.I.T.’ DOS David Ledgard (65)
Become the protagonist of a Lovecraft-like tale DOS jgdjgdg jsjgsgsjhfdj (1)