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 (43 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Atari 2600 35 3.7
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.4
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Game Boy Color 8 4.0
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.8
      Story / Presentation 4.0

User Reviews

Holds Up Just As Well Today. Atari 2600 Guy Chapman (1742)
Yars' Revenge is a fun twist on the Kill the Fortress-type games Atari 2600 Droog (460)