Metro GameCentral's Scores

  • Games
For 2,147 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 14% higher than the average critic
  • 3% same as the average critic
  • 83% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 10.3 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 63
Highest review score: 100 XCOM 2
Lowest review score: 0 Postal III
Score distribution:
2147 game reviews
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    If you must play a video game version of Monopoly then this is definitely the best way to do it and far from the lazy cash-in that it could have been.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An almost complete tour of Pac-Man’s more than 30 year history, but the problem is that the only missing piece is the most important.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    As impossibly complex as it is deep, but running your own empire proves to be hugely engrossing for those that put in the man hours.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's not as significant a departure from the original games as it first appears but the gravity gimmicks help ensure a series best for the world's most successful video game.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Mr Driller is a great game, but this is not a great Mr Driller game - merely an expensive introduction.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The glory days of '80s/'90s wrestling is an appropriately arcade style affair and all the better for it.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Another excellent download that's arguably more entertaining than the main game, with an improved co-op mode and a more focused adventure.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    As graceful a marriage of old school action and modern sensibilities as you could probably hope for, despite the so-so multiplayer and repetitive setting.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Poor pacing and the worst celebrity voiceovers of the year mar what could have been the definitive Lego game, but in the end is just another fun but shallow co-op game amongst many.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A clever and quietly innovative puzzlers, whose only flaw is too much of a good thing.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The execution isn’t quite as good as the central concept, but this is still a fun celebration of everything that’s great about split-screen gaming.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Not all of the game’s bold ideas are entirely successful but in terms of the visuals, music, and storytelling ambition this is one of the most absorbing indie adventures of the year.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A cleverly orchestrated souvenir of Final Fantasy at its best, that also can't help but remind you of the series' most common failings.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It’s not short of spectacle but in terms of innovation and variety this is nowhere near as forward-thinking as Bungie would like to pretend.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Despite a highly emotional finale this is arguably the worst episode of the season, although the overall storytelling remains some of the strongest in gaming.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A great value aerial Mario Kart that flies rings round many other racers that cost ten times the price.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An extremely slow start to Minecraft’s first story adventure, but it’s a game made with a clear love for the original and is bound to please most younger fans.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A spirited attempt to reinvent Guitar Hero and the music game genre, but the freemium approach to additional content has its obvious drawbacks.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A distinguished iOS release that manages to replicate almost all the features of the home consoles originals, both good and bad.
    • 61 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Whether it's more or less value for money than usual is up for debate but in purely game terms this is the best MX Vs. ATV yet.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An admirably imaginative approach to downloadable content that has a better story than the main game, but not quite enough variety in action and missions.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Old school graphic adventure that doesn't pull its punches with either the puzzles or the gorgeous art.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The level of whimsy may seem artificially high but this is an inventive and fun puzzler - and a great opening salvo for Xbox Live Arcade in 2011.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An enjoyable homage to old school Metal Gear Solid, but a lack of challenge and an overbearing story means it isn’t quite a stealth classic in its own right.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The worst FIFA game for over half a decade, and clearly inferior to PES 2016. And yet it’s still not a bad game in itself, with some welcome new features.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A useful expansion that unlike most doesn’t ignore the failings of the original, although even with the improvements Beyond Earth still isn’t as engrossing as the real Civilization.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Still the same innovative-but-flawed puzzler as on the DS, but now far cheaper and with even more attractive visuals.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The mismatched marriage of Mario Kart and PGR results in a racer that's less than the sum of its parts.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The Darkness II is a good game, but whether you consider it a good sequel will depend entirely on what you liked best about the original. If it was the storytelling and exploration then you may find this disappointing, if it was the OTT violence and bizarre Darkness powers then this is still a hell of a lot of fun.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The cops ‘n’ robbers theme often does more harm than good to the Battlefield formula, but this peculiar spin-off has just enough tricks of is own to be worth a collar.