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Average Player Score Based on 580 ratings
7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 580 ratings
  1. 10 (83)
  2. 9 (135)
  3. 8 (214)
  4. 7 (99)
  5. 6 (22)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (4)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8.9

    Don't play this oldie in a dark room

    Well what can be said about this old one excet that there were many a night I played and playe to enjoy being spooked and the puzzles were masterful. While at sometimes it felt as though I was being treated as I was a c... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about The 7th Guest

  • Review Score:10

    Buy this game............if you dare..............or if you can find it. I'm trying to find it myself too. Its a hard one to find even online! But still I love this game. I have so many wonderful memories about it. I los... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.1

    I played this game, what, it hs to be 10 years ago...when it first came out. I wish I hadn't given it away, but I wish even more that some genius would start re-releasing classics like this on updated media. Sort of li... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.9

    Grows on you

    This is a game where the story that keeps you wanting to come back to finish it! Some of the puzzles are easy, some are just right, some are hard, some are very hard, and some are impossible! This is probably in my top 5... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Classic favorite for the PC

    This is a great game. It really gave a good start to PC gaming. Although the graphics aren't as good as they maybe this day and age and the sounds are not great they were for there time. The games and puzzles were great ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.2

    A disembodied toymaker and a haunted house full of petty guests make for one heckuva creepfest...

    Ah, Full Motion Video. Where's the love, I tell ya. Spooky ol' Stauf has invited a bevy of pretentious guests to his mansion atop a wounded hill. But the host is missing, the guests are accosted, and you’re the one stuck... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    A classic puzzle game that has suffered some with time, but still a fun game for all ages.

    The 7th Guest is a puzzle game from the now dead company, Trilobyte. When it was first released, The 7th Guest blew people away with its impressive graphics and utilization of FMV* for the first time in gaming history. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.4

    A classic spooky puzzle game

    This was an awesome game in its day. The puzzles weren't too hard, the story line was solid enough, and the graphics were pretty sweet too. The game even manages to put in some humor. Like the moaning scene in the bed... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    Best adventure game of the 90s--you won't be disappointed!

    Just a quick note to let you know that this game is well worth playing. It's so much more immersive than any other adventure game before it, and I think you'd be hard pressed to find another game today. I'm sorry 11th ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    A mystery masterpiece! The evil genius Henry Stauf's mansion is haunted, and you are there to find out was has happened.

    The 7th guest is one of the best games that I have ever played. Even though it's old, the graphics are quite nice, and the music is extremely good, sort of creepy. It comes in at all the right places, and fits perfectly.... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    Warning, not compatible with windows xp! But an outstanding game, though.

    Being the first pc game to ever use cd-roms, 7th guest obviously through in some outstanding new graphics not used before. It included actual video bits with real acted audio. Very realistic environments (seriously uncan... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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