Games Master UK's Scores

  • Games
For 3,153 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 0.5 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:
3,153 game reviews
    • 89 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    NFS is totally back on form, returned to glory by the best arcade racer creators in the business. [Issue#232, p.63]
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    • 93 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    More than just a game - it's a genre-shifting music revolution. [Issue#232, p.78]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    "Quotation Forthcoming"
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Frankly, there's never been a better time to surrender to the frightening pleasures of a future in which you have the power to make a real difference. [Feb 2010]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    The best version of one of the best games of all time. [Aug 2011, p.72]
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    • 92 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    A fantastic achievement in storytelling and gameplay. Truly unmissable. [Nov 2011, p.86]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Big, brash, ballsy, bombastic, barmy and bloody. And of course, better than Black Ops. [Christmas 2011, p.55]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Stunning online shooter packing a strong campaign and tech-demo quality visuals. [Christmas 2011, p.72]
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    • 92 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    One of the most emotionally charged gaming pilgrimages ever devised. Tiny but tremendous. [Apr 2012, p.92]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Goes toe-to-tow with both Skyrim and Mass Effect 3. A knockout console debut. [June 2012, p.72]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    You've never played anything like it. A lesson in playfully creative game design. [August 2012, p.74]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    A superlative remake of one of the most important games ever made. [Dec 2012, p.89]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    The brutal pinnacle of that near-perfect RPG. [Dec 2012, p.90]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Eternally brilliant. [March 2013, p.93]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Dizzyingly good soundtrack. [Oct 2013, p.73]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    A fantastic sequel, unhindered by its free to play model. Plant this on your device now! [Nov 2013, p.78]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Like arcadey racers? You'll like this. Not a petrol head? You'll still like this. [Dec 2013, p.76]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    One of the best local multiplayer games ever made. It has huge depth, and is always utterly fantastic fun. [June 2014, p.74]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    By far the best action-RPG we've played and one we want to keep on playing. [Nov 2006, p.74]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    Dragon Quest is absolutely beautiful. [June 2006, p.60]
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    • 93 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    A new high-water mark in strategy gaming, for both veterans and newcomes alike. [Nov 2006, p.71]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    "Mario Kart" was good, but this is a cut above. [May 2006, p.52]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    A large part of what makes Loco Roco such a joy is its complete lack of traditional gaming obstacles. Levels are largely squishy, curvy, cushioned affairs with no holes of doom to fall down or bad guys to shoot. [Aug 2006, p.69]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    The best arcade rally game you can buy - what did you expect? [Nov 2007, p.80]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    An instant classic that proves the Wii can do 'serious' games with serious aplomb. [Nov 2007, p.70]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    The most explosive action game on Xbox 360 yet. "GTA"s suddenly got a lot to live up to. [Mar 2007, p.64]
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    • 93 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    Controlling Brawl with the remote's D-pad feels like the devil's work and even the remote/nunchuck pairing suffers from the lack of a second analog stick - you need it for quick smash attacks. It's playable with the Wii's controllers, but seasoned smashers should grab a Classic Controller or dust off their old GC gear. [Apr 2008, p.58]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    With an incredible plot and accessible gameplay this is an instant classic. Brilliant. [June 2008, p.66]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    A magnificent return that joins the ranks of "Test Drive Unlimited," "PGR3" and "Forza 2." [Aug 2007, p.62]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    Level-headed and broad-minded, an excellent driving package that's as great as you make it. [July 2007, p.64]
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