Games Master UK's Scores

  • Games
For 3,230 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 62% higher than the average critic
  • 5% same as the average critic
  • 33% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 0.4 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 72
Highest review score: 99 Grand Theft Auto V
Lowest review score: 3 Blood Beach
Score distribution:
3,230 game reviews
    • 35 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Frustrating and joyless. [Apr 2009, p.74]
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    • 37 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Needs a control pad option or a gameplay rethink. At the moment it just doesn't work. [May 2009, p.74]
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    • 32 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Its difficulty curve is all over the place. [June 2009, p.81]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Can we have it this simple, but a bit bigger? [Dec 2009, p.87]
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    • 68 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Guiding its tendrils is a vague science. [Sept 2010, p.99]
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    • 61 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Backgrounds are blurry. [Sept 2010, p.101]
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    • 46 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Chunky and clunky in a 1996 kind of way. [Sept 2010, p.101]
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    • 45 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Unfairness and all-around cruddiness negate the fun of long distance malice. [Oct 2010, p.86]
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    • 55 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Unfairness and all-around cruddiness negate the fun of long distance malice. [Oct 2010, p.86]
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    • 50 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Those vibrant skies still pop and the sense of speed is undeniable, but this is best left as a happy memory. [Issue#232, p.87]
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    • 55 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Terrible combat. [Jan 2011, p.89]
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    • 53 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    If we were five-or-under, we'd want to play Mario on the Virtual Console instead. [Jan 2011, p.92]
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    • 52 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    The racing is twee and unsatisfying. [Jan 2011]
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    • 40 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    The real killer, though, is the amount of time wasted watching loading screens. [Jan 2011]
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    • 57 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    We find the randomness of the block fall - the low spirit count, in particular - can, and often does, leave the game unwinnable. [Mar 2011, p.93]
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    • 57 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Flimsy. [June 2011, p.83]
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    • 47 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    In a word: shonky. [July 2011, p.89]
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    • 69 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Less Pikmin, more Thickman. Avoid. [Aug 2011, p.91]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Immediately entertaining, but not particularly deep or long-lasting. [Aug 2011, p.95]
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    • 62 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    A poor man's Everybody's Golf clone. [Nov 2011, p.95]
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    • 57 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    A feeble impersonation of the main event, let down by ageing hardware. [Jan 2012, p.93]
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    • 44 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Run-of-the-mill. [Jan 2012, p.93]
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    • 43 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    A party without fun is merely a gathering. Played alone, this is a bit of a disaster. [Apr 2012, p.96]
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    • 35 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    A game so crap you're intrigued to see what happens next. [June 2012, p.88]
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    • 42 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Won't give Mr. Tajitnov sleepless nights. [Aug 2012, p.80]
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    • 59 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    A solid emulation of a title better left as arcade history. [Nov 2012, p.83]
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    • 31 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Insanely long loading times. [Feb 2013, p.76]
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    • 44 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    This is ropey stuff. [Apr 2013, p.83]
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    • 58 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Feels uninspired. [July 2013, p.75]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Horrendous reliance on trial and error. [Oct 2013, p.79]
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