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

The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
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 (231 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 218 4.0
      Acting 4.0
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.3
Macintosh 8 3.4
      Acting 3.1
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 3.4
PC-98 5 4.2
      Acting 3.8
      AI 4.2
      Gameplay 4.6
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.2

User Reviews

Welcome to Citadel Station, insect, where I, SHODAN, will make your life a complete misery DOS Katakis | カタキス (39505)
Gameplay, atmosphere, and storytelling in an amazing union DOS Oleg Roschin (181570)
An FPS with a Plot!?! DOOM seems insignificant by comparison! DOS Great Hierophant (319)
The Finest First-Person Shooter Ever Designed. DOS Doug Peterson (6)
Words cannot begin to describe how great this game really is! DOS xroox (3970)
Massive potential that is now only recognised in hindsight DOS RussS (819)
Brilliant does not even begin to describe this game. DOS Tomer Gabel (4642)
This game creeped me out! DOS Shiek of Geek (30)
A Classic Game in league with Ultima Underworld I and II DOS Chris Martin (1204)
Outstanding game, truly remarkable for its time DOS Mark Gibson (2)