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 (335 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Arcade Awaiting 5 votes...
Game Boy Advance 52 3.7
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.7
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 3.7
NES 260 4.2
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Nintendo 3DS Awaiting 5 votes...
Wii 23 4.0
      Gameplay 4.3
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 3.8
Wii U Awaiting 5 votes...

User Reviews

The first game I played and beat. NES Captain N/S (26)
Hmmmm.... Mushrooms!! NES Zovni (9308)
Behold…the game that saved an industry! NES PCGamer77 (3001)
Your princess is in another castle NES Christina Nordlander (26)
Surprisingly addictive, yet not without its flaws. NES BigJKO (68)
The first jump heard around the world. NES STU2 (72)
the great-grandfather of all platform games, and still a blast to play today NES Ryu (50)
The Best NES Matt Neuteboom (941)
Number 1 reason to visit friends NES vedder (20604)
Friday 18 October 1985: the Messiah of the console industry is born! NES Stsung (53)