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

The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
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)4.2

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
PlayStation 2 114 4.2
      Acting 3.9
      AI 3.9
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.3
      Story / Presentation 4.2
PlayStation 3 9 4.0
      Acting 4.2
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0

User Reviews

There is no other game like it PlayStation 2 Cor 13 (174144)
Incredible, emotional, artistic, and brilliant. Just a few words that describe Shadow of the Colossus PlayStation 2 Matt Neuteboom (941)
Desperate love leads a young man to slay the mightiest of giants. PlayStation 2 DANIEL HAWKS ! (1896)
Big is not scary; small is scary PlayStation 2 lasttoblame (393)
The love moves mountains PlayStation 2 NeoJ (428)
A fantastic, immersive experience like no other PlayStation 2 EboMike (3005)
Beautiful. PlayStation 2 SlapHappy (19)
Magnificence PlayStation 2 D P (124)
Touching story without words, and special gameplay! PlayStation 2 Melody (119)
What a dang waste... PlayStation 2 Indra is stressed (19960)