Hyper Magazine's Scores

  • Games
For 544 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 2.1 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 71
Highest review score: 100 Bloodborne
Lowest review score: 10 Rambo: The Video Game
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 39 out of 544
544 game reviews
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Grade A. [Sept 2013, p.81]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Almost perfect 4X fun. [Issue#255, p.45]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Intelligent level design, solid plot and gunplay options aplenty make this puppy something you'll want to revisit. [Issue#250, p.60]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Addictive combat with a multitude of variants and silky smooth gameplay make this hard to put down. [Issue#255, p.51]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Thrilling from start to finish, Alien: Isolation is the game fans of the franchise have long been waiting for. [Issue#255, p.57]
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    • 90 Critic Score
    It's a must-play. [Issue#255, p.76]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Combines the best aspects of old-school RPG approach and modern mechanics. [Issue#251, p.76]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A test of your moral fortitude in a world that's gone to the dogs. [March 2013, p.76]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Artfully drawn, confronting and informative this is a different look at war, its consequences and it isn't afraid to put you though the wringer. Play it. [Issue#251, p.77]
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    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    True, it can be exasperating and tedious, but it can also be touching and insightful and supremely gratifying. [March 2013, p.78]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Thematic appropriateness aside, a fantastic, mind-blowing narrative that will wreck havoc with your brain. [March 2013, p.82]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Extremely well executed and addictive. [March 2013, p.27]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Manages to nail the sense of dread inherent in all good zombie fiction. [Nov 2012, p.29]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Despite occasional dissonance between narrative and game mechanics, Tomb Raider is a highly polished, highly accomplished reboot. Kudos, Crystal Dynamics. [Issue#235]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A wonderful rarity. [May 2014, p.76]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Halo 4 eschews esoteric delivery for a sledgehammer story with a blockbuster aesthetic. Epic, engaging and sensorially awesome. [Jan 2013, p.60]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A sweet, good-natured puzzler that continues the series' traditions with some great new elements, too. [Jan 2013, p.69]
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    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Hell Yeah is a rollercoaster ride through Hell. Its super busy art style is exciting and the humour keeps things rolling at a nice pace. [Dec 2012]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Manages to capture the rewarding highs and terrifying lows that define the souls series. [Issue#253, p.68]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An accomplished rhythm game that compensates for its extreme difficulty with a unique sense of style. [Dec 2012]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The two-player training mode and 3v3 team battles function exactly as advertised. [Issue#253, p.75]
    • 58 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    By far the most thoughtful game in the series and also the most accessible. Is that a good thing? I obviously think so; purists may beg to differ. [May 2012, p.58]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    80 Days successfully condenses a journey of epic scale into a simple interface. [Issue#253, p.80]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Beautifully refined controls, a vibrantly silly world and some fantastically designed levels, Joe Danger 2 is a hugely likeable game. [Dec 2012]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's easy to pick up, devilish to master. [June 2012, p.70]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It may be a little buggy and unbalanced, but Rise of the Triad is a gleefully stupid and hugely entertaining retro shoot 'em up. [Oct 2013, p.62]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's more over the top aesthetically than it is in terms of mechanics. [Issue#253, p.81]
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    • 69 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    While Rhythm of Fighters isn't the best in the genre it is one of the most generous, offering plenty of content for your $1.19 and reasonably priced DLC. [Issue#253, p.81]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Not without its lazy patches, but the highest point in a series now spanning over 15 games. [Oct 2013, p.63]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's a little fiddly, but Jungle Run is a beautiful way to while away a few hours. [Dec 2012, p.29]
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