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

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 (326 votes)4.3

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade Awaiting 5 votes...
NES 292 4.3
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.1
Nintendo 3DS Awaiting 5 votes...
Wii 34 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Wii U Awaiting 5 votes...

User Reviews

The ultimate Mario adventure for the NES NES Katakis | カタキス (39516)
I remember the original commercial for this game... NES STU2 (72)
Simply Flawless 10/10! NES Alex Mills (3)
A must-have for all fans of Mario! NES Dark Cloud (35)
The closest to perfection ever NES darthlobos1182 (9)
A masterpiece among Mario's. NES MegaMegaMan (2285)
My favorite platformer on the NES NES Pixelspeech (1006)
Best NES Game Ever!! NES CaptainN (26)