The Secret of Monkey Island

Critic Score User Score
Macintosh
...
3.2
Amiga
90
3.9
FM Towns
...
3.8

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

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
3.9
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
3.9
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.1
Overall User Score (767 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 124 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Atari ST 53 3.5
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.5
DOS 479 4.2
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.4
FM Towns 7 3.8
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.7
Macintosh 34 3.2
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.2
SEGA CD 70 3.4
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.4


User Reviews

I would become a pirate just to be able to play this game DOS Cor 13 (173419)
Arguably the only adventure game that could be described as a true masterpiece. DOS Mumm-Ra (379)
The most glorious Buccaneering adventure in the entire Caribbean DOS flo h (4)
Yet another review for THE Adventure... someone has to do it DOS Boston Low (93)
What is the secret of Monkey Island anyway? Too bad nobody knows DOS *Katakis* (37871)
One of the greatest adventure games of all time! Bar None! DOS sfdf (7)
The original and best. Influential and brilliant DOS Shazbut (158)
Monkey Island, The Secret of Amiga phil buckley (22)
Another Monkey 1 review... Gee, I wonder if it will be positive?? DOS Zovni (9330)
A Pirate I was meant to be DOS Colonel Olrik (8)