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

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
3.9
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
3.6
Overall User Score (169 votes)3.7

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade 9 3.5
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.4
DOS 44 3.7
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.7
Game Boy 16 2.9
      Gameplay 2.9
      Graphics 2.8
      Personal Slant 2.9
      Sound / Music 2.8
Game Gear 7 3.3
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.0
Genesis 23 4.1
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
PlayStation 16 4.1
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 4.2
SEGA Master System 7 2.3
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.4
      Personal Slant 2.4
      Sound / Music 2.4
SNES 39 3.9
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.9
Windows 8 3.8
      Gameplay 4.6
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Sound / Music 3.7


User Reviews

Another worthy installment of the Mortal Kombat franchise SNES Stsung (53)
Hey kids!! Want to see how to screw up Mortal Kombat?? DOS Zovni (10665)
A helluva lot better than its prequel. DOS Tomer Gabel (4642)
How did this game get so huge? DOS Roedie (5253)
Mortal Kombat 3 Genesis Genesis Joey Perkins (4)