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

How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
Overall User Score (123 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade Awaiting 5 votes...
Game Boy Advance 18 3.7
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.6
NES 105 3.9
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Nintendo 3DS Awaiting 5 votes...
Wii Awaiting 5 votes...
Wii U Awaiting 5 votes...

User Reviews

Another early NES classic NES J O (9)
Make your way through a giant maze collecting random items, beat the mother brain, escape through tedious small platforms and watch a strip-tease. NES Bregalad (963)
Metroid - Old (classic) games don't die, they just fade away NES Ryan Kelly (10)