Games Master UK's Scores

  • Games
For 3,258 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 0.7 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:
3,258 game reviews
    • 39 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    Fun for young gamers but no real substance as a "real" racing game. [Aug 2008, p.83]
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    • 25 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    AMY
    Everything good about Amy is undone by laborious puzzles and miserable controls. [March 2012, p.95]
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    • 58 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    A horrendous collection you'll never want to revisit. [Jan 2008, p.78]
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    • 50 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    In an attempt to be a game for all, it turned into a game for no one. [Jan 2008, p.78]
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    • 41 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    The handling is awful, with cars skidding all over the shop as it's easy to oversteer. [Feb 2007, p.84]
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    • 54 Metascore
    • 47 Critic Score
    And levels that bit wider than the DS screen? Irritating and just plain rubbish, a bit like this game. [June 2006, p.79]
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    • tbd Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    It technically functions as a shooter. But it needed to be a lot better to fits its gimmick. [Apr 2008, p.75]
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    • 42 Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    It's not really much of a game, unless you really like watching cut-scenes and fighting. [Jan 2007, p.65]
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    • 66 Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    Ploddingly dull retro RPG. Half the 30 hours is backtracking. [June 2006, p.80]
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    • 43 Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    While other sports games have slam dunked new-gen, this can't stop dribbling. [Feb 2014, p.74]
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    • 60 Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    Passable as a single-player game but completely falls apart in co-op. Avoid. [Christmas 2008, p.64]
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    • 38 Metascore
    • 46 Critic Score
    We accept there's a place for this sort of thing, but it fails on the standard of its minigames. [June 2010, p.78]
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    • 44 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Dodgy monster beat-'em-up that doesn't get anything right. [Mar 2008, p.79]
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    • 43 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Spirited, but deeply flawed. [Feb 2013, p.89]
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    • 43 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Spirited, but deeply flawed. [Feb 2013, p.89]
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    • 50 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    We love original ideas, but there's no point in crazy innovation if you don't nail the basics. [Sept 2008, p.80]
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    • 41 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Creaky. [Oct 2010, p.75]
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    • 58 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Nothing more than Bland Bland Racing. [Sept 2012, p.101]
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    • 59 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Less is more, even when girl-punching is involved. [Feb 2012, p.95]
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    • 68 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    It's still just a bit too steep at 4.50 quid. [Christmas 2011, p.89]
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    • 53 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Zack and Wiki remain the only pirates worth dealing with on Wii. [Oct 2008, p.84]
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    • 36 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Tedious in a way we can barely describe, and almost broken in places. Don't buy this. [Sept 2006, p.76]
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    • 43 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    As far as bears go, this is Pooh. [Sept 2010, p.103]
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    • tbd Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    The game suffers for a lack of intensity. [Oct 2012, p.89]
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    • 50 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Undeniably inventive ideas are spoiled by a steep learning curve, poor signposting and duff controls. [Issue#232, p.89]
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    • tbd Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    The looping theme is one of the worst we've ever heard. [Jan 2013, p.83]
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    • 42 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Strip away the license and you're left with an underwhelming shooter punctuated by endless hacking mini-games and woeful space combat. [July 2013, p.73]
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    • 58 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Two-and-a-half hours of trundling around Damrey's bland corridors left us severely disappointed. [Aug 2013, p.71]
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    • 50 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    Yoostar doesn't so much put you in the movies as put you next to a mangled clip of the movies. [June 2011, p.89]
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    • 73 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    It's a wonderful game, but the mod-friendly PC is original is the one to plump for. [March 2013, p.87]
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