Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

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

AI
The quality of the game's intelligence, usually for the behavior of opponents.
3.4
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work and the game plays.
3.8
Graphics
The visual quality of the game
3.9
Personal Slant
A personal rating of the game, regardless of other attributes
3.8
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
3.8
Overall User Score (169 votes)3.7

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
DOS 88 3.8
      AI 3.3
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.0
      Sound / Music 3.9
Macintosh 6 3.7
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.8
      Sound / Music 3.6
Nintendo 64 26 3.4
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.3
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.4
PlayStation 15 3.6
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.6
      Graphics 3.6
      Personal Slant 3.5
      Sound / Music 3.6
SEGA Saturn 10 3.8
      AI 3.7
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.9
Windows 24 3.8
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 3.9
      Graphics 4.0
      Personal Slant 3.9
      Sound / Music 3.9


User Reviews

(Review from 1995) Hexen is more than just a "Doom Clone" and is worth trying. DOS Kaddy B. (796)
Hexen is an excellent shooter that's just not for everyone. DOS WJAndrews (35)
True to its name in many ways... frustrating, somewhat fun. DOS ShadowShrike (303)
Enormous switch hunt in scary castles. DOS Sir Gofermajster (493)
Pushing the limits of id Tech 1, one sector at a time. DOS coldacid (412)
A descent Medieval shooter that just tries to be too many games at once DOS Medicine Man (374)
An RPG-Style First-Person Shooter DOS Aenn Seidhe Priest (10)