GamePro's Scores

  • Games
For 4,571 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 61% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 35% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 2.7 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 76
Highest review score: 100 UFC Undisputed 2009
Lowest review score: 10 Dive to the Titanic
Score distribution:
4,571 game reviews
    • 91 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The graphics are among the best to ever grace the Game Boy screen, a vibrant canvas decorated in brilliant crayon and eye-popping pastels-Yoshi's Island is a veritable work of art.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Boktai couldn't have been done on any other system; it is uniquely Game Boy Advance, yet not at all like any of its other titles. A paradox, a conundrum, and creativity incarnate.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Rarely does a game (much less a GBA one) keep the player so constantly surprised. [Mar 2004, p.75]
    • 81 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The gameplay area is huge.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Pokémon LeafGreen and Pokémon FireRed draw you into the mesmerizing world of strange little creatures no matter how many times you've been there before.
    • 96 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Must-own material.
    • 97 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    This immersive sci-fi epic delivers both an expansive story and electrifying first-person combat, making it one of 2001's best games.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A no-holds-barred chariot racer full of originality and pee-in-your-pants combat.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Minor audio issues aside, DoA3 nails its Xbox debut and firmly establishes itself as the best home console fighting game of 2001.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A breathtaking experience. From the inimitable graphics to the hypnotically addictive gameplay, it’s captivating on every level.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    With cinematic camera angles, a grime-infested aesthetic, and gruesomely glistening monsters, Silent Hill 2 improves on the original in every way.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It's the same brilliant game all over again with some new bits. Buy it and be happy.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    An ungodly huge, ambitious, daunting, free time–consuming vortex of RPG goodness.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Turns in a superstar performance with its addictive gameplay, authentic hockey feel, and exhaustive features.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Payne’s finest feature on the Xbox, however, may be its controls...Every function in the game is perfectly placed for intuitive control.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    If anything, character visuals look slightly sharper with brighter colors than the PS2 game's, and the post-play highlights are still cool.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It’s basically a port of the PS2 version, but on the Xbox, its graphics are so much sharper and—despite the beating the Xbox controller seems to be taking—the joystick-dependent interface feels just right.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    EA's "NBA Live" has better character models and Microsoft's "Inside Drive" has the best-looking arenas, but Segas NBA 2K2 is the complete package for basketball on the Xbox.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The gameplay is on-the-money with great baseball that ought to attract Xbox sports gamers and just plain baseball fans alike.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The swelling chase music, idealized world, larger-than-life story, and easy-to-master controls combine to cut through the clutter of some more pretentious games and deliver a sense of majesty and bravery straight to your heart.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    TS2 is no "Halo," but it’s really, really close. For fast-paced and light-hearted FPS action, it takes a "Halo" to beat TimeSplitters 2.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Realistic scenarios in realistic environments add to Splinter Cell’s tantalizing world of covert operations. With a strong overall package of incredible features, the stealth/action genre has a new hero.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The graphics are the main differentiator with the Xbox version looking sharpest, the PS2 version sprouting typical jaggies, and the GameCube version appearing slightly soft.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    If you’re looking to play hockey of the NHL variety, to tackle pro challenges and use real-life strategies, NHL 2K3 will thrill you as much as watching your team heroically survive a five-on-three penalty kill.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A deeply rewarding simulation experience... Once again, the Xbox version has the best overall effects and looks the sexiest.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Offers a smooth ramp of power, fast-but-strategic combat, and a real variety of gameplay. Alone, it's cool. With friends, it's a blast.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It’s still vastly better than 99.9% of the other games out there today, and with properly calibrated expectations, you’ll find that Invisible War is a brilliant game that will captivate you like few others can.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The three versions of NCAA are virtually identical... The main points involve graphics, and the Xbox version clearly looks the best, sporting the crispest details, richest colors, and best lighting.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Offers an addictively eclectic mix of item collecting, gambling, and relationship building; tantalizing eye candy; and one outstanding game of volleyball.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The epitome of an addictive multiplayer game that has just the right amount of action and team strategy to make it worth every cent to play online.