Metascore
57

Mixed or average reviews - based on 27 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 27
  2. Negative: 5 out of 27
  1. Feb 29, 2012
    42
    If you enjoy older style rhythm games, you'll probably get a little bit of fun out of this, but I highly urge you to wait for a discount or price drop before taking the plunge.
  2. Feel dirty. [Apr 2012, p.118]
  3. Falls short of its price point - the only difference between this and the $5 app version is the playlist. [Apr 2012, p.56]
  4. Feb 22, 2012
    40
    It's also little more than a glorified back catalogue and the PS Vita launch line-up is stuffed to the point where this is almost entirely redundant. Unless you really like Beat It. Taptap!
  5. Mar 22, 2012
    32
    You'd get better interactivity in general from buying his Greatest Hits album and tapping your foot. [Apr 2012, p.109]
User Score
4.7

Generally unfavorable reviews- based on 15 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Apr 13, 2012
    7
    It's just come down to 11.99 on PSN (UK) and at this price it's a steal..
    I have little interest in Jacko, but appreciate that this kind of
    thing is perfect for an on-the-go console...
    Graphics are very good, sound with headphones is nothing short of stunning, and it's crazy addictive...
    There are some brilliant challenges, loads of unlockables and plenty to keep you going until the inevitable DLC packs come along...
    No, it's not worth £20, but half that? Definitely. The best 1gb of fun you'll have on your memory card for a while - surprising amount of fun to be had!!
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