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 (540 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Macintosh 27 3.6
      Acting 3.6
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.6
      Story / Presentation 3.7
PlayStation 2 70 3.5
      Acting 3.4
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.7
      Story / Presentation 3.9
PlayStation 3 Awaiting 5 votes...
Windows 443 4.1
      Acting 3.9
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 4.4
      Graphics 3.9
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 4.2
      Story / Presentation 4.4

User Reviews

It is not the God of video games... but it comes close Windows Oleg Roschin (181731)
An impressive approach to debate "real-life" problems using the means of video gaming Windows worldwideweird (54)
The best game ever, and even that doesn't do it justice. Windows Shazbut (167)
Well, this is just plain fantastic on every level... Windows Entorphane (375)
Ex-cellent! (Gee... can't believe nobody else thought of that before! ;D) Windows Zovni (10648)
The Bartender reveals much about this games depth. Windows RussS (819)
Despite some mega-frustrations, Deus Ex proves that cyberpunk and conspiracy theories go together like bread and butter. Windows Kaddy B. (791)
To stop the New World Order or to join it? This rests in the hands of just one man. PlayStation 2 Depth Lord (1003)
A fantastic port, but not without its flaws PlayStation 2 Eric Hess (4)
Godlike. Windows tFX (25)