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Penumbra: Overture - Episode 1

MobyRank MobyScore
Linux
...
4.7
Macintosh
...
5.0
Windows
74
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).
3.9
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.7
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
4.0
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
4.0
Overall MobyScore (41 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Linux 4 4.7
      Acting 4.5
      AI 4.5
      Gameplay 4.8
      Graphics 4.8
      Personal Slant 5.0
      Sound / Music 4.5
      Story / Presentation 5.0
Macintosh 2 5.0
      Acting 5.0
      AI 5.0
      Gameplay 5.0
      Graphics 5.0
      Personal Slant 5.0
      Sound / Music 5.0
      Story / Presentation 5.0
Windows 35 3.9
      Acting 3.8
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 3.9


User Reviews

A major leap forward for adventure gaming and survival horror Windows Sciere (247989)
The most unusual adventure of recent time, but is it enough? Windows St. Martyne (3562)
A Creative, Tense Game From A Small Developer Windows Steelysama (106)
Best let down of the year. Windows Geo_Seven (12)