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Riven: The Sequel to Myst (Windows)

85
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.0
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

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
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
3.8
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.4
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
3.9
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 MobyScore (139 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Windows 99 4.0
      Acting 3.8
      Gameplay 3.7
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 3.9
iPad 1 4.0
      Acting 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.0
iPhone 3 4.7
      Acting 4.7
      Gameplay 4.7
      Graphics 4.7
      Personal Slant 4.7
      Sound / Music 4.7
      Story / Presentation 4.7
Macintosh 8 4.5
      Acting 4.2
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.8
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.8
      Story / Presentation 4.1
PlayStation 17 3.5
      Acting 3.6
      Gameplay 3.4
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.4
SEGA Saturn 6 4.4
      Acting 4.5
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 4.5
      Personal Slant 4.3
      Sound / Music 4.5
      Story / Presentation 4.2
Windows Mobile 5 4.4
      Acting 4.4
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.4
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 4.4
      Story / Presentation 4.2


User Reviews

Ahhh Riven. How I long to re-visit thy beautiful cyan sky Tal Cohen (35) 4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars
The most difficult game of the trilogy... But oh, so rewarding! Dave Schenet (130) unrated
Myst times 5..... Chris Martin (1098) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars
Let's get sucked up by a world so beautiful, it's creepy. Rensch (203) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
A wonderful game that should be in every gamers shelf Djinn (21) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
an amazing game that kept me up at night wondering. Herschel Hoffman (8) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars
Belongs in any adventure gamer's permanent library jo h. (5) unrated
Perfect the_needle2.0 (11) 4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars