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

AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.5
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
3.8
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
3.9
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.2
Overall User Score (238 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
3DO 19 3.6
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 4.5
Android Awaiting 5 votes...
DOS 193 4.0
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.2
GP2X Awaiting 5 votes...
Linux 8 3.4
      AI 3.2
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Macintosh Awaiting 5 votes...
Windows 18 3.8
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 4.2


User Reviews

Greetings, puny humans! We are Toys for Bob, and we know how to make you addicted! DOS Unicorn Lynx (181378)
A very disappointing masterpiece DOS Adam Luoranen (93)
[v1.0] A diamond in the rough that could well use severe polishing. DOS Indra is stressed (20754)
Why it's not even best game of the year baffles me DOS R M (3)
Not just best sci-fi, but possibly best *game* period. DOS WizardX (117)
An incredible adventure such as is rarely seen. It inspires and satisfies. I have never played it's like, nor do I believe I ever shall again. DOS Steelysama (106)
The game that singlehandedly justified buying a 386. DOS Jonathan Daggar (5)
A Starflight clone. Windows Jeffrey Graw (61)
A breakthrough game in lots of aspects DOS vulture (14)
Manic Miner in Space DOS lucian (40)