Games Master UK's Scores

  • Games
For 3,286 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:
3,286 game reviews
    • 57 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    An uninspiring action game that manages to tell a cracking story. [Christmas 2006, p.98]
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    • 66 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Finishing feels like hard work. [Oct 2012, p.92]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Despite the quirky ideas, it lacks the dynamism to thrill or the tension to scare. [Oct 2009, p.72]
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    • 76 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    A pure idea, rendered in 3D, but a little shallow. [June 2012, p.83]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    The game's biggest issues are technical. [June 2014, p.69]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    It's lacking the depth of content offered by its four-wheeled inspiration. [June 2015, p.79]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    There's a simple, if somewhat dull, pleasure here - like settling into an easy chair on a Sunday afternoon. [June 2014, p.78]
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    • 62 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    It's great trying to perfect all of the recipes, but the terrible utilisation of the Wii-mote is tougher to swallow than a week old pork pie. [Apr 2009, p.79]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Weak combat and shoddy visuals saved by some excellent mech customisation. [June 2012, p.88]
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    • 52 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    BL's ace style is weighed down by unwieldy gameplay. [Jan 2013, p.88]
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    • 54 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    It's all quite charming, but not enough to elevate it to an above-average adventure. [June 2010, p.85]
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    • 56 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Perfectly solid but wholly predictable on every level. [Mar 2008, p.84]
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    • 57 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    A tough shooter to recommend for the price. [May 2013, p.77]
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    • 73 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    The cynic in us says it's more like an advert for the Virtual Console than a full game, but the veteran gamer in us can't help but rejoice at the happy memories it conjures up. [July 2014, p.79]
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    • 56 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    You'll finish Ranko in about an hour. [July 2014, p.79]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    While a passable clone, the lack of an in-game map is sharply felt. [Aug 2013, p.71]
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    • 59 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    A backwards step. [Dec 2014, p.81]
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    • 64 Critic Score
    Not the killer uDraw app it could have been, but a competent control scheme. [Feb 2012, p.91]
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    • 56 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    The gameplay is "Lego"-game-like; the attention to detail, broad appeal and polish isn't. [Sept 2008, p.68]
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    • 52 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    In typical "Getaway" style, this swings from virtually unplayable to crime-filled fun. [Oct 2006, p.62]
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    • 59 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Monkey Ball should be infuriating and addictive but never boring and cheap like this can be. [Apr 2010, p.76]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Solid and enjoyable stuff but also incredibly shallow by today's standards. [Aug 2009, p.84]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Another enjoyable adventure clouded by an ill-judged soft-reset for existing collections everywhere. [Christmas 2014, p.73]
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    • 60 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Full of gore and ideas, but ultimately it fails to deliver on its initial promise. [Dec 2007, p.80]
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    • 62 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Gags frequently hit the mark. The other bits? Not so much. [Sept 2013, p.70]
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    • 44 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Extremely basic and only six sports, but no other compilation has this selection of events. [Sept 2008, p.79]
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    • 60 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Another reasonable outing, but it fails - again - to really deliver a standout experience. [Aug 2009, p.77]
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    • 55 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Great fun picking up the culture references but the enjoyment is short-lived. [Aug 2007, p.81]
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    • 51 Metascore
    • 64 Critic Score
    Suitably fast and fun but it gets samey and a bit dull in single-player. [Jan 2007, p.82]
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    • 70 Metascore
    • 63 Critic Score
    If you're familiar with Naruto, it's faithful stuff. If not, it's hard, fast, and bloody weird. [June 2013, p.83]
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