Official Nintendo Magazine UK's Scores

  • Games
For 1,495 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 3.9 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:
1,495 game reviews
    • 80 Metascore
    • 87 Critic Score
    Kirby is more at home on 3DS than he ever was on Wii as HAL cooks up a delightful adventure that is perfect fodder for the young and young-at-heart.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 87 Critic Score
    An aesthetically pleasing wonder for the eShop. It might be a short game, but it's definitely worth the asking price. [July 2014, p.82]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 92 Metascore
    • 87 Critic Score
    Old and new in almost the best ways. [Sept 2014, p.78]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 90 Metascore
    • 87 Critic Score
    It looks good, it plays good, it probably even tastes good. You fingers will dance across the pad like tiny digital ballerinas as you suplex your way to victory. [Sept 2014, p.86]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 81 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Scoring a field goal by flicking the Wii Remote feels genuinely satisfying. [Christmas 2006, p.74]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 69 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Still the best WWII shooter around and the Wii Remote and Nunchuk serve to enhance the experience. With a multiplayer mode it would have been pure gold. [Christmas 2006, p.78]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 78 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    A brilliant turnaround for Bomberman adventuring and a great mutliplayer game for your DS. [Mar 2007, p.76]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 73 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Fans of dancing games won't be disappointed. [June 2008, p.74]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 67 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    The perfect handheld confection, offering light, accessible gaming that is easy to dip in and out of without making huge demands on you. [Oct 2007, p.92]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 55 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Serious boxing action that isn't spoilt by silly effects. Don King's Boxing is a great option. [Apr 2009, p.68]
    • 75 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    From time to time a game really creeps out of nowhere and takes you by surprise. A handheld version of a cult PC game, Trackmania is one such gem. [Dec 2008, p.96]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 72 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    It'd have a Gold Award but for the camera. That aside, it's pretty wonderful. [Dec 2008, p.75]
    • 82 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Funnier than "Episode One." If only that strategy bit wasn't quite so annoying. [Dec 2008, p.87]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 73 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    The best Art Style game and a great WiiWare puzzler. [Jan 2009, p.101]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 81 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    While it's nothing Fire Emblem fans wont have seen before, this is a hugely enjoyable tactical RPG.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Superb hand-drawn graphics Great voice acting Hint mode is a nice touch New scenes and puzzles.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    It's not as good as its sequel but Pikmin is still a great game and is essential to those who haven't played it.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    It's a shame that it's so short, otherwise this is easily one of the best games on the Wii. [Mar 2010, p.73]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    It's not perfect, but it's a highly enjoyable, unique twist on first person action gaming.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Yet another essential Art Style game. [Sept 2009, p.94]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 84 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    The series continues to entertain and the twist at the end of this one is a cracker. [Feb 2010, p.85]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 88 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Offers hours of fun brain-bending gameplay. [June 2010, p.94]
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 78 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    Won't top the classics or Sonic Adventure, but it's one of Sonic's best 3D outings in a decade.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    "Quotation Forthcoming"
    • Official Nintendo Magazine UK
    • 83 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    If you're on the lookout for a puzzle game that has a gripping story, a funny script and a cast of colourful characters that offers something a little different, Ghost Trick is a resounding success.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    After Shantae: Risky's Revenge, Aliens Infestation and Mighty Flip Champs, this is another excellent game from WayForward. Packed with original ideas but there just aren't enough stages.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    A brash, engaging tale of swords, sorcery and every sort of hair dye. [March 2012, p.93]
    • 73 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    A wonderfully refreshing revamp. [March 2012, p.102]
    • 74 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    More of the same, which is no bad thing at all. If you loved the first, you'll feel the same about the second.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 86 Critic Score
    More of the same, which is no bad thing at all. If you loved the first, you'll feel the same about the second.