Hyper Magazine's Scores

  • Games
For 517 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 Spaceteam
Lowest review score: 10 Rambo: The Video Game
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 39 out of 517
517 game reviews
    • 73 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A truly versatile play experience that should continue to grow. [Issue#254, p.64]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Maybe the most beautiful game you can run on your iPhone. [Issue#254, p.74]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The Pre-Sequel hits a sweet spot where it isn't cringe worthy but rather a celebration of the Australian sense of humour. [Issue#255, p.39]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Old fashioned in all the right ways (and some wrong ones too). [Issue#255, p.60]
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    • 71 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Definitely inspired by the Souls games, Lords of the Fallen still has enough brutal majesty to stand on its own. [Issue#255, p.66]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    On its own merits, it's an utter joy...but it's also pretty clearly a primer for the Wii U version. [Issue#255, p.68]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Cherry picks the best parts of a number of other racing games to wonderful effect. [Issue#255, p.72]
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    • 92 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A gorgeous, compelling, exciting turn-based strategy game. [Issue#255, p.76]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    This is a great time-killer. [Issue#255, p.76]
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    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The free-to-play cash-grabbery is invasive, but the game is a lot of fun. [Issue#255, p.77]
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    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The combination of light-hearted side-story and new ideas results in a title that is fun to play, even with the repetition of stages. [May 2012, p.64]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Unlike the visuals, Tag Tournament's mechanics are still as polished and finely-tuned today as they were almost twelve years ago. [May 2012, p.70]
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    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Short on challenge but high on charm. [May 2012, p.71]
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    • 62 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's still fun, but there are big handfulls of frustration thrown in too. [May 2012, p.79]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Excellent table physics. [May 2012, p.79]
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    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A little more polish and some much-needed rethinking and this would've scored much higher. [May 2012, p.81]
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    • 57 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Weirdly memorable. [May 2012, p.82]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The awkward controls hold it back from greatness. [May 2012, p.29]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's quite demanding. [May 2012, p.29]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's a little too easy to get far fast though. [May 2012, p.29]
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    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Despite failing to reach its spectacular potential due to the region issues, there's still a great giant robot sim to be enjoyed. [June 2012, p.65]
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    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An intense and addictive adrenaline rush, a high-speed power fantasy that will make you feel like Jesus on Wheels - when it works. When it doesn't, which is a lot, races tend to reduce to exercises in tedium and frustration. [June 2012, p.73]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's a bit generic, but is' also bubbly and enjoyable, like good lemonade should be. [June 2012, p.29]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The game has the look and feel of an easier-going version of Trials, but it's actually quite challenging. [June 2012, p.29]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It stubbornly refuses to capitalise on its full potential, but Prototype 2 is still a whole lot of fun. [July 2012, p.64]
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    • 60 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Worthwhile for fans, but it's not up there with the rest of the series. [Aug 2012, p.70]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Starhawk is building a strong reputation as THE online title for PS3 players. [Aug 2012, p.72]
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    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's good at its core, but it could have been so much more. [Aug 2012, p.74]
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    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A worthy high-score distraction. [Aug 2012, p.31]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    If you haven't played these before, the console release is for you. For super fans, the Vita version is still highly enjoyable. [Sept 2012, p.75]
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