GameSpot's Scores

  • Games
For 10,178 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 44% higher than the average critic
  • 6% same as the average critic
  • 50% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 5.4 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 67
Highest review score: 100 SoulCalibur
Lowest review score: 10 Ride to Hell: Retribution
Score distribution:
10,178 game reviews
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    If you have any interest whatsoever in off-road racing you'd do well to take this beautiful and thrilling game for a spin.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Character rebalancing, strong online multiplayer modes, and an updated roster help Super Street Fighter IV expand on its predecessor in every way.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Character rebalancing, strong online multiplayer modes, and an updated roster help Super Street Fighter IV expand on its predecessor in every way.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Exhilarating combat and an imposing sense of scale provide a fitting end to Kratos' saga.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This lengthy add-on is filled with so much humor, action, and looting satisfaction that it could very well be the highlight of all your Pandoran adventures.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Thoughtful puzzles and striking aesthetics make Limbo a cerebral adventure you must experience.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    NHL 11 is the best hockey game to date.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    NHL 11 is the best hockey game to date.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Excellent tactical battles and a slick interface make the latest Civilization another wonderful addition to a classic franchise.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    FIFA 11 is more playable, refined, and feature-packed than any FIFA game before it.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    FIFA 11 is more playable, refined, and feature-packed than any FIFA game before it.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Vanquish is all game and no filler, and that's exactly what makes it one of the most gleeful and memorable experiences of the year.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This gleeful third-person shooter is outrageously fun.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    When it comes to living-room rock, nobody does it better than Rock Band 3.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Call of Duty: Black Ops offers an engrossing campaign and the most feature-rich competitive multiplayer on the Wii.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Call of Duty: Black Ops bears the series' standard superbly, delivering an engrossing campaign and exciting competitive multiplayer.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Call of Duty: Black Ops bears the series' standard superbly, delivering an engrossing campaign and exciting competitive multiplayer.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Call of Duty: Black Ops bears the series' standard superbly, delivering an engrossing campaign and exciting competitive multiplayer.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Pac-Man Championship Edition DX introduces a number of terrific new elements that make it a superb update of the arcade classic.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Pac-Man Championship Edition DX introduces a number of terrific new elements that make it a superb update of the arcade classic.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Ghost Trick's unusual premise, unique gameplay, satisfying puzzles, and wonderful characters make it an adventure game you don't want to miss.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An enjoyable Story mode, powerful creation tools, and great online features make Sackboy's sequel a giant leap forward for LittleBigPlanet.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Dead Space 2's thrilling campaign, intense multiplayer, and great bonus material make it an outstanding game and a worthy follow-up to its superb predecessor.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Key new features make this the definitive version of Tactics Ogre and the best tactical role-playing game on the PSP.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Artistic, formidable, and action packed, this remarkable strategy game is the best Total War yet.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With a wealth of content to explore, tight controls, and great visuals, Top Spin 4 is a fantastic tennis simulation that caters to pros and novices alike.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With a wealth of content to explore, tight controls, and great visuals, Top Spin 4 is a fantastic tennis simulation that caters to pros and novices alike.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bit on the easy side. The platform-jumping sections aren't too tough, the puzzles not too complex, and the bosses fairly simple to beat.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The game isn't terribly long, but the thrill of making your way through the levels makes the game seem longer than it really is.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Xenogears' reliance on story, subtlety, and mood make it Square's most anime-like RPG thus far, in many ways making the game one of its best.