Games Master UK's Scores

  • Games
For 3,135 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 63% higher than the average critic
  • 5% same as the average critic
  • 32% 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:
3,135 game reviews
    • 98 Metascore
    • 98 Critic Score
    There's love poured into every second of it, and the result's a game that's easily worthy of all the hype... Simply awesome. [June 2008, p.62]
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    • 97 Metascore
    • 97 Critic Score
    A Mario classic - it's rare to find a game so consistently brilliant. A wondrous journey. [Christmas 2007, p.44]
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    • 97 Metascore
    • 98 Critic Score
    Nintendo has, incredibly, made a gaming giant even grander. One of the all-time greats. [July 2010, p.84]
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    • 97 Metascore
    • 99 Critic Score
    No game can match its mix of scale, direction and quality - and we don't know when one might. [Dec 2013, p.52]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    BioShock feels too long, even though it's actually not. This is the result of your being given too many item-collection goals, which will often mean backtracking for those who've been diligent explorers. [Oct 2007, p.64]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    What it lacks in originality it makes up for with polished gameplay and engaging storytelling. [Dec 2009, p.60]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    It's a massive game set in a glorious looking world of intrigue and fun. [Aug 2011, p.95]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 94 Critic Score
    With the fantastic "Team Fortress 2" supplying the multiplayer action, this is a formidable complilation. What more could you want? That box of chocolates? Would've been nice. [Dec 2007, p.60]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    The most polished and impressive RPG from BioWare to date. Roll on part three. [Mar 2010, p.60]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    A spectacular, jaw-dropping send off for the faithful old GameCube. [Mar 2007, p.84]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 98 Critic Score
    Staggering detail collides with unprecedented scale. The game doesn't stop giving. Essential. [Jan 2012, p.57]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    An amazing achievement and every bit as intuitive and addictive as we'd hoped. [Dec 2008, p.62]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    Thrilling survival horror with brutal combat, rich characters and stunning environments. [Aug 2013, p.57]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    A massive and engaging adventure that uses the Wii controller superbly. Amazing. [Christmas 2006, p.52]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    Immersive environments, intense action and one of the most powerful stories ever told. [July 2010, p.73]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    A touch less impactful now, but one of last year's highlights is still of 2014's best games. [Oct 2014, p.61]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    Made of gimmicks but not gimmicky, funny but never throwaway, challenging but never irritating. It's magic. [June 2011, p.68]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Quite simply, this is the best war shooter of the year. [Christmas 2007, p.64]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 97 Critic Score
    Brave, brutal, brilliant - the gold standard by which all future videogames should be judged. [Dec 2011, p.67]
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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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    • 94 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    Unless you own a Wii, there's no excuse not to enjoy one of the best games in years. [Dec 2008, p.82]
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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
    • 92 Critic Score
    A good-looking, super-immersive game. [Nov 2011, p.94]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    A scintillating dose of uber-violence. Un-freakin'-missable. And then some. [Christmas 2006, p.56]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Columbia is one of the most inventive and intriguing game settings of this generation, and it houses a shooter that compares with the very best. It's gaming heaven. Or the closest we'll get to it, anyway. [May 2013, p.59]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    Genre-defining. [Nov 2007, p.58]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 93 Critic Score
    It's been a slow few years for the single-player RPG. This makes up for all of it. [May 2006, p.68]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    A superb package that manages to add to the incredible "Snake Eater" experience. [Dec 2006, p.90]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    The best Call of Duty yet - and possibly, the best shooter, too. Get enlisted. [Winter 2009, p.62]
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    • 94 Metascore
    • 97 Critic Score
    Despite its flaws it's a largely successful of marriage and plot and play, a towering achievement and one of the finest action games ever made. [July 2008, p.60]
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