Official Nintendo Magazine UK's Scores

  • Games
For 1,511 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 66% higher than the average critic
  • 5% same as the average critic
  • 29% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 4.1 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 69
Highest review score: 98 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D
Lowest review score: 8 Enjoy your massage!
Score distribution:
1,511 game reviews
    • 81 Metascore
    • 72 Critic Score
    An entertaining platformer let down by a silly pay-to-play unlocking system.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    Familiar gameplay, but the finely crafted stories make this the best game in the series. [Nov 2008, p.86]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 84 Critic Score
    A good value Punch-Out! clone. [June 2010, p.95]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A strange, excellent new take on the genre. [May 2014, p.86]
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    • tbd Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    A great little puzzler that's simple enough to get into but infinitely addictive. Brilliant. [Aug 2009, p.102]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 77 Critic Score
    Compelling and addictive. [Sept 2008, p.101]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 78 Critic Score
    A decent adventure, but it'll require persistence to get the most from it. [Oct 2008, p.94]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Better than Black and White, but lacking their freshness. A cracking swansong.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 65 Critic Score
    A fun puzzler, but why should fans spend more money on a game they already played? Stingy stuff. [Jan 2013, p.111]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 87 Critic Score
    It's a daunting pospect but there are rewards for the brave here. This is a classy, addictive and sophticated RPG. [Aug 2008, p.78]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 82 Critic Score
    FIFA 07 sets a new standard for the official football game franchise. It's smooth, satisfying and has plenty to keep you busy for ages, both on the pitch and off it. At last a decent FIFA. [Nov 2006, p.88]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 82 Critic Score
    A must-buy for any newcomers. [Christmas 2007, p.78]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 82 Critic Score
    As magnificently, defiantly old-school as ever, Millenium Girl introduces enough new elements to come away feeling fresh and rarely compromised. [July 2014, p.81]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 94 Critic Score
    Makes the original seem lacking in every department. A lovely, polished party game. [Aug 2009, p.79]
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A very accomplished platformer, but one that will only appeal to hardcore gamers who relish retro difficulty levels.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Better than Black and White, but lacking their freshness. A cracking swansong.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    It's not perfect, but it's a highly enjoyable, unique twist on first person action gaming.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    A good attempt at a tower defence game but it just lacks that little extra magic.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Sudoku fan? You'll love this with puzzles and a few other nifty features to explore. [Oct 2009, p.87]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    It won't win any new converts but Wii Fit Plus improves on the original in every way.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Great for single-players. [Jan 2010, p.81]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Black Ops on Wii is a fantastic shooter packed with all the features of its HD brothers, with the only exception being split-screen multiplayer.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 62 Critic Score
    You don't get the resistance bands either, so if you don't have the first game you're at a disadvantage. [Feb 2010, p.83]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Once you get used to the fact that the blob's practically brain-dead, this is a fun puzzler. [Dec 2009, p.74]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 83 Critic Score
    Compulsive to play...Just a shame it's a little short. [July 2009, p.94]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A quirky but smart strategy game that's a great entry point for RPG beginners.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 84 Critic Score
    It's the kind of unique game that the Wii was made for. [Aug 2007, p.94]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 82 Critic Score
    A classic puzzler, but it's a shame it lacks the features of other versions of the game. [Christmas 2010, p.92]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 92 Critic Score
    As dedicated PES fans, it means a lot when we say that FIFA 09 is the best football game on the Wii at the moment. Game on, Konami.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    A brash, engaging tale of swords, sorcery and every sort of hair dye. [March 2012, p.93]