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Average Player Score Based on 217 ratings
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Score Breakdown Based on 217 ratings
  1. 10 (46)
  2. 9 (75)
  3. 8 (63)
  4. 7 (19)
  5. 6 (6)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (2)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:8.5

    An adventure game ahead of its time.

    The adventure genre was once incredibly popular. One of its major downfalls over the last decade, I believe, was a complete lack of innovation in the gameplay. There are certainly some gems which largely stick to the tri... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful

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  • Rating:9

    Great Nostalgic Mystery

    I remember playing this game on December 25th 1994. I had been looking for a way to run this game on Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit. I ran into a website called GOG (Good Old Games) and it works great. This is one of my favor... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.4

    The big P.I. in the sky.

    MS DOS was rough stuff. Kids today are spoiled with their OS Warp and their Long Horn. Yet sure as rain I still remember plenty of my favorite DOS commands as though it were yesterday, the same as most folks who once own... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.4

    You overlook the dated graphics, and you are left with one hell of an entertaining game.

    Well its kind of hard to review a game which is this old. Although It has such resonance with me I shall try. It sort of looks like it is held together with duct tape and string but that just seems to add to its char... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.6

    My score of this game is based on how it would have stacked up in 1994, not today. I don't think that your average gamer would have enjoyed UAKM, it's basicly an interactive movie, and only an average one at that. I enjo... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    I rarely give a game all 10s. The review for this game is way, way off base. This was the first Tex Murphy game I played. I actually rented the game first from a place that rented PC games (before CD-Rs and RWs became co... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful