User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Aquaria (Macintosh)

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MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.3
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

User Reviews

There are no reviews for the Macintosh release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.


Our Users Say

Category Description MobyScore
Acting The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting). 4.0
AI How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be 4.0
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 4.5
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 4.5
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.0
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 4.5
Story / Presentation The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed 4.5
Overall MobyScore (2 votes) 4.3


The Press Says

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100
MacLife
Stunningly well crafted with a compelling story, beautiful visuals and music, and hours upon hours of action-adventure, Aquaria provides patient gamers with an ocean of depth.
100
Appletell
This is by choice, because the gameplay is so simple to learn and so tightly integrated into the overall experience that you’ll often not even realize you’re clicking and dragging. Aquaria—although not perfect—is a well-planned and wonderfully executed game from just two developers who had a solid vision of what they wanted to achieve. And aside from a few questionable choices, they nailed it.
89
Games4Mac

Endlich ist es soweit und Ambrosia hat den heiß ersehnten Port von Bit Blots Aquaria fertiggestellt. Was soll ich sagen? Dieses Spiel ist meines Erachtens ein absolutes Must-Have und weiß mit fesselndem Gameplay, einer riesigen Spielwelt, wunderschönen Grafiken und traumhaften Soundtrack lange Zeit zu begeistern. Wer auf Spiele wie Super Metroid oder Zelda aus alten SNES-Zeiten steht, wer gerne erkundet und sich von einer märchenhaften Welt verzaubern lässt, der sollte schleunigst die 30 Dollar investieren und sich diese Perle gönnen!
80
Macworld
The game doesn’t merely pay homage to an earlier genre of gameplay, but embellishes and explores new ways to define it. Aquaria’s vast oceans require hours to explore and even then you’ll likely want to retrace your steps to find the little treasures you missed the first time around. Well-paced and unique, Aquaria is an instant classic.