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Star Wars: Dark Forces

MobyRank MobyScore
DOS
89
4.0
Windows
...
3.3
PlayStation
57
3.5

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

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
3.7
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.9
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
4.1
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
3.9
Overall MobyScore (137 votes)3.9

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 103 4.0
      Acting 3.8
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Macintosh 6 4.3
      Acting 4.2
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.5
PlayStation 19 3.5
      Acting 3.3
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Windows 9 3.3
      Acting 3.3
      Gameplay 3.2
      Graphics 3.1
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.2


User Reviews

A gem of its time, recreating the original Star Wars fun and adventure. DOS RussS (781)
The first First Person Shooter I ever liked enough to finish DOS Alan Chan (3601)
A Good Port Of A PC Classic. PlayStation Guy Chapman (1745)
A rich and immersive Star Wars shooter, and a gaming classic DOS jTrippy (63)
The first game that stood away from Id's FPS crap DOS MAT (71132)
One of the longest-lasting games that I know of DOS Casey Neumiller (5)
A long time ago... DOS Chris Martin (1098)
Blaster bolts and hydro-spanners! DOS Clinton Webb (21)
Stop, Rebel scum! DOS Ashley Pomeroy (233)
The first and best experience in FPS action. DOS Jason Musgrave (75)