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Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

MobyRank MobyScore
FM Towns
...
4.6
DOS
82
3.8
Commodore 64
86
3.9

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

Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.0
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
3.7
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.0
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.5
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
3.9
Overall MobyScore (154 votes)3.8

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 25 3.7
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.9
Atari ST 14 3.2
      Gameplay 3.3
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.2
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 3.3
Commodore 64 23 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 4.1
DOS 86 3.8
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.5
      Story / Presentation 3.8
FM Towns 6 4.6
      Gameplay 4.5
      Graphics 4.7
      Personal Slant 4.7
      Sound / Music 4.7
      Story / Presentation 4.7


User Reviews

Look behind you, a two-headed squirrel! DOS *Katakis* (37691)
The first (and best) game I ever played. LOVE IT. DOS Chris Tolworthy (15)
Hard call... Zak is solid in many aspects, and lackluster in many others. DOS Zovni (9367)
Get your mind bent with the FM Towns version FM Towns אולג 小奥 (168579)
Martian Time Slip Commodore 64 MasterMegid (897)
The mother of all point&click adventures to come (their father was Maniac Mansion) DOS András Gregorik (65)
Excellent- in its day. DOS Joey Zamingo (67)
One of the forgotten SCUMM games, but its still one of the best Commodore 64 Scott G (731)
A truly great game. Very well done. DOS Mirrorshades2k (273)