Sid Meier's Pirates!

Critic Score User Score
Apple II
...
3.8
Amiga
80
4.1
Commodore 64
85
4.1

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

AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.9
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.2
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
4.3
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.8
Overall User Score (219 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 25 4.1
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 4.0
Amstrad CPC 4 4.2
      AI 4.2
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.2
Apple II 8 3.8
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.6
Apple IIgs 3 4.7
      AI 4.7
      Gameplay 4.7
      Graphics 4.7
      Personal Slant 4.7
      Sound / Music 4.7
Atari ST 13 3.9
      AI 3.9
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.7
Commodore 64 25 4.1
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.6
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 3.8
DOS 9 4.0
      AI 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.6
Macintosh 6 4.2
      AI 4.0
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.2
NES 13 3.8
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.5
PC-88 4 4.5
      AI 4.5
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.5
PC-98 4 4.5
      AI 4.5
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.5
PC Booter 105 4.0
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 3.8


User Reviews

One of the greatest games in PC gaming history. PC Booter Rick Jones (108)
The most timeless game I have ever found Commodore 64 Peter Brady (4)
ABsolutely awesome game, even in 2004 Commodore 64 stvrich (3)
Admit it, you want to be a pirate. PC Booter Yeah Right (57)
A legend in computer games. PC Booter Raphael (1160)
This game needs a 21st century update NOW! PC Booter J Cavender (1)
My second best game of all time! PC Booter ^^Snoop^^ (33)
An example of what a PC should strive to be. PC Booter Entorphane (366)
Screw the Gold edition play this one! PC Booter woods01 (154)