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System Shock

MobyRank MobyScore
DOS
90
4.0
Macintosh
...
3.2
PC-98
...
4.0

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).
3.9
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.6
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.1
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.9
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.2
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.0
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.3
Overall MobyScore (218 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 207 4.0
      Acting 4.0
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.3
Macintosh 7 3.2
      Acting 2.9
      AI 3.1
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.4
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.1
PC-98 4 4.0
      Acting 3.5
      AI 4.0
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.2
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0


User Reviews

Atmosphere, story-telling and gameplay in an amazing union DOS Oleg Roschin (164812)
Your system has been shocked. Remember to Salt The Fries DOS *Katakis* (37493)
An FPS with a Plot!?! DOOM seems insignificant by comparison! DOS Great Hierophant (226)
The Finest First-Person Shooter Ever Designed. DOS Doug Peterson (6)
Words cannot begin to describe how great this game really is! DOS hydra9 (3853)
Massive potential that is now only recognised in hindsight DOS RussS (781)
This game creeped me out! DOS Shiek of Geek (27)
A Classic Game in league with Ultima Underworld I and II DOS Chris Martin (1112)
Brilliant does not even begin to describe this game. DOS Tomer Gabel (4416)
Outstanding game, truly remarkable for its time DOS Mark Gibson (2)