911: Fire and Rescue has received overwhelmingly negative reviews. It holds a score of 48 out of 100 on Metacritic.com, with no reviews above 70.
Metacritic collects game reviews from various gaming websites and calculates an average score based on the reviews. 911: Fire and Rescue does not have a single positive review on Metacritic. Reviewers criticized the game for having outdated control mechanisms, being unrewarding and in one case, causing the computer to crash. Game Revolution gave the game an F.
Infogames released 911: Fire and Rescue in 2001. The game is a single-player first-person shooter in which the player assumes the role of a firefighter.