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 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 (178 votes)4.0

Breakdown by Platform

Platform Votes Total
Amiga 25 3.9
      AI 3.9
      Gameplay 3.8
      Graphics 3.8
      Personal Slant 4.1
      Sound / Music 3.9
      Story / Presentation 4.7
DOS 121 4.1
      AI 3.9
      Gameplay 4.0
      Graphics 4.1
      Personal Slant 4.2
      Sound / Music 4.0
      Story / Presentation 4.2
FM Towns Awaiting 5 votes...
SEGA CD 11 3.4
      AI 3.8
      Gameplay 3.0
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.3
      Sound / Music 3.3
      Story / Presentation 4.8
SNES 21 3.5
      AI 3.6
      Gameplay 3.5
      Graphics 3.2
      Personal Slant 3.6
      Sound / Music 3.4
      Story / Presentation 4.4

User Reviews

The one and only DOS Zovni (10648)
A game that won't appear ever again! DOS Boston Low (93)
An all time classic, still great after all these years DOS Shadowcaster (255)
The best space combat sim of it's time, and my favourite still. DOS Jeff Sinasac (409)
No other game mixes the nail biting action of Wing Commander with the awesome, yet underrated storyline. An all time classic! DOS PsOmA (21)
A worthy start to a long and successful series. DOS Trixter (9125)
A classic, landmark masterpeice DOS Rick Jones (111)
An excellent example where the sum is greater than all the parts DOS Kasey Chang (4617)
The game that began it all, and made a long series of hatred for Kilrathi. DOS Dragoon (107)
One of those all-time classics everyone should play. DOS WizardX (117)