What is your position on crowd funded games? (e.g., Kickstarter, Early Access on Steam)

SimCity

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
3.4
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.0
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.3
Overall MobyScore (253 votes)3.7

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Acorn 32-bit 2 2.0
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.0
      Personal Slant 2.0
      Sound / Music 2.0
Amiga 19 3.4
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 2.7
Amstrad CPC 6 3.6
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.0
Atari ST 7 3.3
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.0
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.0
BBC Micro 2 2.0
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.0
      Personal Slant 2.0
      Sound / Music 2.0
CDTV 2 3.7
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.5
Commodore 64 9 2.8
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 2.4
      Personal Slant 3.1
      Sound / Music 2.4
DOS 87 3.9
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 3.4
Electron 2 2.0
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.0
      Personal Slant 2.0
      Sound / Music 2.0
FM Towns 2 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.5
Macintosh 6 4.0
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 3.5
OS/2 Awaiting 1 votes...
Palm OS Awaiting 1 votes...
PC-98 3 3.7
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.3
Sharp X68000 2 2.0
      Gameplay 2.0
      Graphics 2.0
      Personal Slant 2.0
      Sound / Music 2.0
SNES 47 3.8
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.6
Wii 5 4.3
      Gameplay 4.6
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.6
      Sound / Music 4.0
Windows 11 3.7
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.7
Windows 3.x 34 3.6
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.2
ZX Spectrum 7 3.7
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.4


User Reviews

Awesome game DOS Maw (849)
Kickass! DOS Michelle (163)
The classic that started it all. Windows 3.x Kartanym (10777)
This game needed a surgeon general's warning on the package... DOS OlSkool_Gamer (99)
Way cool. DOS Tomer Gabel (4388)
Spectacular...a different game from even the computer-version. SNES Brendan Smith (2)
Welcome to beautiful, historic Zomburg. SNES Adzuken (702)
It's not that hard being a mayor (as long as you have a "load game" command!) DOS Indra is here (19707)
Still great! Windows 3.x Big C (49)
Okay translation of a fun but limited game. Windows 3.x Robert Morgan (863)