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

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
4.1
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
4.1
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.9
Overall User Score (402 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade Awaiting 5 votes...
Game Boy Advance 91 3.6
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.6
NES 278 4.3
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.3
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Nintendo 3DS Awaiting 5 votes...
Wii 33 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* (38182)
MAMA MIA!!! What a game this is! Just the perfect Gameboy game. Game Boy Advance Rensch (203)
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 (2260)
My favorite platformer on the NES NES Pixelspeech (949)
Best NES Game Ever!! NES Captain N/S (26)