GamesRadar+'s Scores

  • Games
For 3,058 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 45% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 51% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 5.3 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 68
Highest review score: 100 Grand Theft Auto V
Lowest review score: 10 March of the Penguins
Score distribution:
3,058 game reviews
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Critter Crunch is deceptively cute and cushy, but underneath the hood it's one of the most solid puzzle experiences you'll find on the PS3.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    3D World sees the plumber at the top of his game, and it’s finally as fun to play with friends as it is solo. It doesn’t redefine the franchise like previous entries have, but when the total package is as fun as 3D World, that’s hardly a complaint.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Proves that they had planned out this season’s overarching story line with an unassumingly meticulous style. Even the smallest throwaway from previous episodes makes sense in the end.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It may be over before you want it, but we'd much rather be left wanting more than feeling the game has worn out its welcome. If that's even possible with ilomilo, it sure wasn't obvious to us.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    More maps, more enemies, more weapons, more glorious spectacle than the original, and that’s just the co-op. Fresh versus modes and intense violence make this the apocalypse to beat.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The Wolf Among Us is a game that exceeds expectations, providing an intriguing, painful, and thought-provoking journey that everyone should experience at least once.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Forza 2 is real world driving honed to perfection, and easily the best racing experience on the Xbox 360.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Deep, intelligent, intense, and utterly unlike any experience before it, Alien: Isolation presents all that's truly great about AAA, and also its evolution.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Probably the key flaw in Killzone 2 is how meticulously scripted it is. For example, if a Helghast is programmed to run to a certain location and then start shooting, he usually won’t shoot until he gets there, even if you’ve ambushed him and are filling him with holes.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A superb blend of twin-stick shooting, platforming, exploration, and tactical combat.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Even with our small list of complaints – add sluggish menus and lack of meaningful updates to Road To Glory and TeamBuilder to them – NCAA Football 11 is a triumph. It's the best college football game we've ever played, offering a tremendous experience to gridiron fans.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One of the finest games available on Xbox Live Arcade, and a fantastic value for 2D slasher fans.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Dark Resurrection doesn't have all of the extra features you might expect from a console release of a Tekken game, but this is offset by the pretty fair price and the fact that you can finally play the game on any size TV screen you have and with an arcade stick (like, say, the Hori Fighting Stick 3), to boot.
    • 94 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Really, though, the only glaring weakness we can find in BioShock is that it may be too unusual, too original, too artistic and too genius to be embraced by the general public. Please don't let this game become that forgotten, one-of-a-kind masterpiece. We need sequels. We need more.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    We liked Trials HD, and after playing Trials Evolution, we can heartily recommend it to fans of the original. And for those who've never tried Trials before, this is an excellent starting point. Evolution is a wonderful game that's rich with personality (including a surprising sense of humor) and sophisticated gameplay.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's a work of craftsman-like quality going for a ridiculously low price point, especially since the game has two upcoming DLC drops planned. High whimsy content aside, fans of new, interesting, brain-bending challenges need to seek this one out.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This ain't Baseball for Dummies - mastering your skills takes practice, but we like that. If it were easy, there'd likely be little reason to play for long. As it is, we're addicted to both our franchise and online play; 2K Sports' famously robust internet leagues and websites return to embarrass all other comers' usually feeble online offerings.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Aside from the downgrade in players per match, nearly everything about Fat Princess: Fistful of Cake is as good, if not better than the PS3 version.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Hearthstone is addictive, highly strategic, and chock-full of fun collectible card battling; the fact that it's totally free (if you want it to be) makes it one of the best values in gaming today. This is your new obsession; embrace it.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The current-gen versions of Superstar has the best cameras of the bunch. Next-gen is too close and too claustrophobic.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    If your machine is up to it, you won’t find a better team game than Battlefield 2, period.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An absolutely killer tennis sim and one worthy of being considered one of the deepest and most rewarding seen thus far.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    [An] incredibly fresh and successful take on skating controls, as well as a wide-open city with six-player online options (we liked the Deathraces and the Spot Battles). Skate is logical, authentic, and blissfully organic. Robots need not apply.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    High fantasy role-playing at its finest. Its detailed world, memorable characters, meaningful choices, and engrossing combat system makes Dragon Age the sort of game you’ll want to replay from start to finish several times. RPG fans won’t be disappointed by this truly epic adventure.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An absolutely killer tennis sim.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's a port of a damn fine game - losing very little in translation and lending itself perfectly to a handheld frame of mind. Additionally, it retails for quite a bit less than your typical PSP release.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's hard to believe that any two-year-old game could be livened up this much with an expansion pack, but Big Huge Games has pulled off this trick just about perfectly with The Asian Dynasties. While the core gameplay is still recognizable, this is a great facelift that makes an old friend look young again.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    On top of the classic Double Fine charm we expected, we found Treched's mechanics more than satisfying, and when you consider the game's approachability and download-only pedigree, the depth is startling.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    So, is Guitar Hero World Tour better than Rock Band 2? Not quite. Yes, the instruments are superior, and we love four-on-four online matches, varied tweaks to each instrument’s parts, character customization, and build-your-own-guitar options. But, we just don’t get as much out of the music editor as one would hope, and Rock Band 2’s better note maps, smarter interface and more musical “feel” resonate more with us.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With three new highly-entertaining maps and several new vehicles (including the tankbusting A-10 Warthog), the extremely affordable, easily downloadable Armored Fury is a must-buy for Battlefield 2 junkies.