Metro GameCentral's Scores

  • Games
For 2,623 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 16% higher than the average critic
  • 3% same as the average critic
  • 81% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 9.5 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 64
Highest review score: 100 The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Lowest review score: 0 Dungeon Keeper
Score distribution:
2627 game reviews
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A bizarre mix of influences and a great script still can't save this inventive but flawed role-player.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The Danganronpa formula feels like it’s starting to get a little stale, but it still manages to pose interesting moral quandaries with a large dose of black humour and anime style weirdness.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An ashamedly old school role-player that nevertheless does its best to attract new players and entertain existing fans.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A mixture of roguelike and Zelda: A Link To The Past that looks and plays extremely well, but has its potential cut short by an unwelcome time limit.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's not original, and its often unfocused, but the willingness to always offer just one more piece of loot and one more giant boss battle makes Darksiders II a hard game not to enjoy.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A worthy successor to the Descent legacy, but lacking the depth of gameplay that would’ve made it a classic of equal standing.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It may be a one trick pony but Saints Row 2 in space will give anyone an appetite for destruction.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The frustrating thing is we have a feeling Dragon Age II is going to be criticised most for its gameplay changes than its storytelling failings. You might not like the new direction but it works as BioWare intended. But the story you carve with your new combat skills doesn't always seem worthy of such risky innovation.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A fun but shallow mini-game collection, whose hobbled simulations still make good use of the MotionPlus.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A generous expansion that through its stunning visuals and inspired creature design showcases the best features of the original, even if it doesn’t fix many of its flaws.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It plays a great game of tennis, certainly the best on a Nintendo portable, but the feeble range of on and offline game modes sharply reduces its appeal.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Picross makes the jump to 3D better than many games, although it's still not quite the perfect puzzler.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An interesting halfway house between demo and full game, whose brevity may even save it from some of the criticisms of the main release.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    There's an awful lot of recycled content here, but if you like Zombies mode this is still an essential, if potentially expensive, download.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A disappointing version of a (mostly) great game, brought low by both technical and control problems - and the general sense that the game doesn't fit the format.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A fascinating journey through the visual history of 2D platformers, although the gameplay doesn’t always match the quality of the many classics it relies on for influence.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An even better game than the original, whose innocuous visuals hide a tense and unpredictable survival horror of surprising potency.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A competent but relatively unambitious expansion that adds plenty of new content but no new ideas.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Extremely easy to use interface and excellent tutorials. Download service sounds promising.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The best Dead Rising so far and purveyor of some of the most entertainingly absurd weapons in all gaming – just don’t expect any depth or longevity.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's inconsistent and never quite fulfils its potential but this is far more inspired than it first appears and one of the best Wii games of the year.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Much more than just a homage, Consortium might be rough around the edges but the dialogue system and freedom of choice rivals that of any other game.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A wonderfully imaginative and beautifully presented interactive anime, but one that cannot maintain a regular enough supply of surprises to justify even its short running time.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The art and character design is likely to put off as many as it attracts, but underneath is one of the most forwarding-thinking new fighting games of the generation.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's not subtle or clever, but this unashamedly uncomplicated shooter is one of the best of the year.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A seemingly impossible port is carried off surprisingly gracefully, with the old school shooter action working very well as a handheld game.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Even for those that would never normally dream of playing a basketball sim this is a great game, although it's best played in small doses.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An inspired use of the usual vampire clichés with some fascinating moral decisions to make, that always impact the game world and its combat in unexpected ways.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    One of the few successful attempts to mix politics and gaming is far more entertaining than you'd think.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A heartbreaking ending to a fascinatingly ambitious interactive story, that handles the build-up to its final dilemma with impressive confidence and heart.
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    PUBG is one of the best multiplayer experiences of the generation, and as technically flawed as this Xbox One version currently is that fact still shines through. [Early Access Score = 70]

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