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Star Trek: 25th Anniversary (NES)

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MobyRank
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3.7
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A short inventory crawl, with some nice touches RussS (781) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
Above Average Graphic Adventure Game ETJB (447) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars

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Category Description MobyScore
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 4.0
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 3.8
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.3
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 2.7
Story / Presentation The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed 3.7
Overall MobyScore (6 votes) 3.7


The Press Says

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80
Nintendo Power Magazine
For a quarter of a century, the Starship U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew have been carrying out their mission "to explore strange new worlds...to seek out new life and new civilizations...to boldly go where no one has gone before." And now, on the year of Star Trek's 25th anniversary, the Enterprise warps into the world of the NES. Star Trek, from Ultra Games, finds the original crew in uncharted space with little power and no dilithium crystals.
70
NES Center
Adventurefreunde mit Science-Fiction-Phobie greifen lieber zu "Shadowgate" oder "Maniac Mansion", allen anderen, sofern sie ein Multinorm-NES-Gerät ihr eigen nennen, sind auf die wesentlich bessere US-Version verwiesen. In diesem Sinne: Engage!
68
Nintendo Magazine System UK
On the whole, a mediocre Star Trek interpretation whose novelty rapidly wears off. The lack of excitement means most players soon lose interest, but Star Trek fans are likely to get more out of this than most.
60
Total! (Germany)
Dennoch hat die Sache einen kleinen und einen großen Haken. Der kleine: abschnittsweise spielt sich's ganz schön träge. Manchmal dauern Fußmärsche mehrere Minuten, ohne daß etwas passiert. Wenn aber Feinde auftauchen, und das ist der zweite Haken, habt Ihr oft keine Chance, die Schlacht heil zu überstehen. Unterm Strich ist Stark Trek deutlich über den Durchschnitt, ohne wirklich gut zu sein.
60
Just Games Retro
If you're not a fan of the show, what little novelty this game offers will be lost on you. If you are a fan, then the much better PC edition is the way to go. Star Trek: 25th Anniversary for the NES is a nice little distraction, especially when coupled with a day of Trek reruns to heighten the experience. But there's just way too little substance for me to recommend this game.