Gaming Nexus' Scores

  • Games
For 2,265 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 63% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 33% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 0.9 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 74
Highest review score: 100 Street Fighter IV
Lowest review score: 0 Postal III
Score distribution:
2,265 game reviews
    • 60 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Captain America is a good game that is held back by questionable design decisions. The solid combat system provides a superb foundation upon which shaky gameplay decisions were built, resulting in a forgettable experience featuring flashes of brilliance. Give it a try though, it's a fun trip while it lasts, but unfortunately doesn't leave a lasting impression on you, either good or bad.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Revenge of the Fallen has some serious flaws, but so did the film. It's hard to blame a licensed game for failing so badly when its creative source was so dreadful.
    • 47 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    GI Joe Rise of Cobra is a classic, addictive formula plagued by technical issues and a boring story that won't stay out of the pure simple action. Graphical bugs, stiff controls and a short campaign spoil a game that could have been as simple and fun as the guilty pleasure movie it was based on.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Beer and pretzels strategy game that comes on strong but fades quickly. Easy to pick up, and just as easy to put down.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    A retro VR tank game, Tank Universal is a bit too “old school” for my tastes. Others’ mileage may vary.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Don't bother unless you're either a Gundam or Dynasty Wars completionist.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Siren: Blood Curse remains largely unchanged after four years time. If you avoided it then, avoid it now as well. This title is really only for the horror hardcore.
    • 38 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    A game that is at best, mediocre. Atlus' localization talent was wasted on a poorly executed adventure that even hardcore fans would be hard pressed to find enjoyable.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Undercover doesn’t cover any new ground, and the campy cutscenes – which are a better motivator than earning higher-tier vehicles – lose sight of the game’s pace car. The police chases are knowingly the high point, but even those grow subdued through saturated exposure.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    This standalone expansion doesn’t have the wherewithal to pull itself up by its own bootstraps, let alone incite an uprising.
    • 39 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    A waste of your time. Its total offering is an antiquated platformer-adventure that’ll last you all of three hours and a four-player multi throw-in. It doesn’t matter if you’re a fan of the show.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    A mixture of fun ideas and careful gameplay with excessive micromanagement and poor AI make for a game that has its moments, but falls apart under fire.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Grand Slam Tennis 2 has a good visual product with quality stadiums and good gameplay. However, there is a lot of work that needs to be done with the career mode to make this game have a much higher replay value than what it has currently. After three years of releasing the first title, it is concerning that this was the final product.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    This is definitely not the Mercenaries 2 you were asking for!
    • 74 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    What has four wheels, bad music, and lackluster graphics? Flatout: Head On! Save your money for one of the console version where this game can be better appreciated.
    • 60 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    While the core gameplay remains from the PC version, this sloppy port kills a lot of the fun with poor graphics and sloppy network code.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    This action-RPG/dungeon builder hybrid fails to live up to the predecessors it so carefully tries to emulate.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    I definitely enjoyed answering questions on the go, but clearly this isn't the way it to put it all together. That's not to say that Buzz can't eventually be a great portable game, but it needs a lot of work to get to that point!
    • 34 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Sometimes combining disparate elements can result in a product whose value is greater than the sum of the parts. Other times, not so much. Shadow Harvest: Phantom Ops showed promise in the premise but completely fails to fulfill its mission.
    • 46 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    For fifteen dollars, there are better titles out there to download. Daggerdale will certainly give fans of repetitive combat what they look for, but little else.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Long time fans of the genre looking to get their fix on the console(s) will find what they need here. Unfortunately, they are also going to find the things that hinder the genre on anything other than a PC.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Johnny Gat is back ... kind of. This comic book-influenced expansion pack introduces us to a super fan that clones the most famous member of the Third Street Saints. Too bad the short play time and shallow experience keep this from living up to the potential. Not even super powers can save this lazy pack of downloadable content!
    • 63 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    You're better off just playing through the first game a second time and waiting for The Godfather III!
    • 52 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Capcom isn't sure what it wants to do with the Resident Evil series. Should it be an action game or survival horror? Scary or thrilling? One thing is for sure, it definitely shouldn't be like Operation Raccoon City. This multiplayer third-person shooter has a few good ideas, but not enough to warrant picking up this disappointing spin-off!
    • 54 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    I like the premise of the game, and the puzzles can be fun to solve. However, the lack of a good multiplayer mode, the lack of a puzzle creator/editor, a help system that isn't always helpful, and a $30 price tag leaves a lot to be desired with this game.
    • 61 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    While there are aspects in the game that mimic some of the more expensive shooters out there, Blacklight: Tango Down just doesn't play well in a lot of areas.
    • 31 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Dream Chronicles is a solid adventure, but unfortunately one that you will experience and then forget.
    • 53 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    If you’ve Scene It? once, you’ve Scene It? all. Bright Lights, Big Screen is an unnecessary addition to the bloated series.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    Modern Hits is more of the same uninspired and painful gameplay you've already experienced!
    • 62 Metascore
    • 42 Critic Score
    I can only recommend this title to the most patience of the hardcore and even then only after there has been a patch to fix lingering technical issues.