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 (293 votes)4.1

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Windows 272 4.1
      Acting 4.1
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.1
      Story / Presentation 4.3
Macintosh 21 3.9
      Acting 3.9
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.2

User Reviews

Considered a legit sport in some countries. And for good reason! Stijn Daneels (85) 4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars
Good but annoyingly overrated Maw (884) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Those wizzards at Blizzard have done it again; Starcraft breaks all the bad habits that the real-time strategy genre had gotten into and looks good doing it too! Wanderer48 (3) unrated
Thou shall behold and bow down to #1 RTS of ALL TIME!! Indra is stressed (20706) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars
Unique dave b (3) 3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars
The world needs another Starcraft review... gamefan87 (4) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
An amazing game by all standards. Tomer Gabel (4642) 4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars4.8 Stars
The greatest RTS of all time. Wizdon Alexi (3) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
A good, solid, fast paced RTS game for beginners or pros. Courtland Funke (54) unrated
A good, but ultimately flawed, RTS game. Ummagumma (79) unrated