Hyper Magazine's Scores

  • Games
For 545 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 37% higher than the average critic
  • 6% same as the average critic
  • 57% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 2 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 71
Highest review score: 100 BioShock Infinite
Lowest review score: 10 Rambo: The Video Game
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 38 out of 545
545 game reviews
    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A meticulous, engaging game and accomplished sequel that improves upon its predecessors in an organic way series fans will appreciate. [Jan 2013, p.55]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Another fantastic slice of battles and city building from Creative Assembly. [May 2012, p.74]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fantastic stuff. [June 2012, p.29]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Nails the design, gameplay and mechanics. [Oct 2013, p.66]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Great multiplayer and a huge sandbox to play in make this a wild and crazy ride. [Jan 2013, p.64]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A well-paced, immersive RPG that is constantly challenging, but never impossible. [May 2014, p.59]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Almost flawless. [May 2014, p.63]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    There's no need for another basketball game series if the NBA 2K franchise keeps releasing games like this. [Jan 2013, p.74]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Still creepy, still fun eight years later. Not quite enough new content to win back old fans, but first-timers will delight. [Jan 2013, p.74]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Torchlight 2 is a distilled Diablo, a pure addictive flow of loot, gibs and skill trees. All for a third of the price. [Dec 2012]
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    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Certainly the best kind of F2P game. [Jan 2013, p.31]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The fluidity and speed of FIFA makes it pure joy to play, an area where it reigns supreme over its rival Pro Evo.
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Check it out if you like brief frustration and big smiles. [Feb 2013, p.31]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    As someone who was never a great fan of Uncharted or Jak and Daxter, I am genuinely amazed at how much I liked this game. If this isn't art, then I don't know what is. [Aug 2013, p.59]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A beautiful, dynamic, unforgiving and remarkably snowy RTS that perfectly showcases the absolute hell that was the Eastern Front. [Aug 2013, p.64]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Still the best 2D platformer in years. [Aug 2013, p.77]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Still one of the best RPGs around. As great as the port is, though, it'll never quite match using a keyboard or controller. [Aug 2013, p.81]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The best pirate game ever. [Jan 2014, p.51]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Dialo III feels more at home on console than it did on PC, but not in the least bit "dumbed down." [Nov 2013, p.56]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A blast to play either way, Infamous: Second Son's only detractor is its rigid morality (and floaty imprecise climbing mechanics). Let us swim in the muddied waters. [June 2014, p.55]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The revamped characters, loot system and Adventure mode breathe new life into Diablo III. [June 2014, p.58]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An excellent update that revitalises Human Revolution in a number of ways. Time to play it again. [Jan 2014, p.78]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Here's hoping the rest lives up to this stellar first episode. [Jan 2014, p.79]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The writing continues to deliver. [Jan 2014, p.82]
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    • 76 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Madden 25 includes enough changes to keep the game fresh and enjoyable for the fans of the series. [Nov 2013, p.71]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    For all its depth, it is also Paradox's most accessible game to date. [Nov 2013, p.73]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Stunningly beautiful visuals, a wonderfully grounded score, and effortlessly graceful controls make Ori a must-have for anyone looking for the new exemplar of ability-gated platforming.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One of the best platformers we've played in a hell of a long time with a mix of traditional design and clever reinvention. [Nov 2013, p.76]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fez
    It's the most thought-provoking and fascinating game I've played all year. [July 2012, p.66]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A learning experience of the best kind. [July 2012, p.67]
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