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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 game's intelligence, usually for the behavior of opponents.
How well the game mechanics work and the game plays.
The visual quality of the game
Personal Slant
A personal rating of 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 are executed. This rating is used for every game except compilations and special editions which don't have unique game content not available in a standalone game or DLC.
Overall User Score (97 votes)3.6

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 17 3.7
      AI 3.2
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 3.5
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 3.1
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Apple II Awaiting 5 votes...
Commodore 64 15 3.9
      AI 3.5
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.7
      Personal Slant 4.5
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 4.3
DOS 54 3.7
      AI 3.4
      Gameplay 4.1
      Graphics 3.4
      Personal Slant 4.4
      Sound / Music 2.6
      Story / Presentation 4.0
Macintosh Awaiting 5 votes...
NES 11 3.0
      AI 2.7
      Gameplay 3.1
      Graphics 2.5
      Personal Slant 3.0
      Sound / Music 3.2
      Story / Presentation 3.5
PC-88 Awaiting 5 votes...
PC-98 Awaiting 5 votes...
Sharp X1 Awaiting 5 votes...

User Reviews

An oftentimes irritating, but nevertheless rewarding experience DOS Lukasz Gorski (13)
The proud progenitor of the infamous AD&D Gold Box series DOS Ray Soderlund (3576)
Criminally unknown NES gem NES Scribblemacher (210)
Timeless classic for the hardcore old school RPG gamers Commodore 64 OlSkool_Gamer (102)
A good adaptation of the computer game NES Christopher Sutler (7)
Probably the best AD&D game of the classic era of any platform. DOS woods01 (163)
The game that started it all for me! DOS Mattias Kreku (439)
An excellent first edition AD&D simulation game! DOS Cryptic Wizard (2)
Great game. DOS Wolfang (168)