Mass Effect

Critic Score User Score
Windows
89
4.1
Xbox 360
90
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

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
4.3
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.)
3.7
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.1
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.1
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.2
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.2
Overall User Score (182 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Windows 120 4.1
      Acting 4.4
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.2
Xbox 360 62 3.9
      Acting 4.0
      AI 3.2
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.1


User Reviews

An epic adventure of the most humble proportions. Windows St. Martyne (3539)
Hardly massive, but somehow effective Windows Cor 13 (173892)
A top-of-the-line space opera, an above-average game Xbox 360 CrackTheSky (36)
Biowarian Imperialism At It's Worst Windows Happy Rabbi (1303)
The expanding universe Windows NeoJ (428)
In The Distant Future, In A Galaxy Not So Far Away.... Xbox 360 MasterMegid (897)
Fantastic and Disappointing Space Opera Xbox 360 Tom Cross (31)
Neither fish nor fowl - but nourishing nonetheless Windows Kit Simmons (242)
An astounding experience from square one. Absolutely recommended! Windows Tomer Gabel (4361)
Epic science fiction tales at their finest Xbox 360 WWWWolf (422)