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 (97 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 91 4.0
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.1
Macintosh Awaiting 5 votes...
Windows 6 4.1
      Gameplay 4.2
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 3.8

User Reviews

Despite some mild flaws, an absolutely superb game that everyone should try DOS dogwank (5)
The definitive space mercenary experience.... man, I LOVE this game! DOS Zovni (10653)
Total Freedom! Choose your career. Make your own destiny. DOS Jesse French (2)
A fine "Elite" derivative, with all the WC flavor intact DOS Kasey Chang (4617)
I'll slow roast your (g)uts! DOS Shiek of Geek (30)
Best game I've ever played, period. DOS Cyric (50)
One wonders why Privateer 2 was a step backward from this classic. DOS Chockydonutman (5)
Over all the game rocks DOS Lord Dragon (3)
General Review DOS Chad Henshaw (32)
A must-see game DOS Patrick McCarron (6)