Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)'s Scores

  • Games
For 953 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 48% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 48% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 3.4 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 69
Highest review score: 100 FIFA Soccer
Lowest review score: 20 Clash of the Titans
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 89 out of 953
953 game reviews
    • 72 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Despite its brief tenure(less than four hours)and light mechanics, it's one of the most powerful and impactful games we've every played. [Oct 2012, p.82]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    There's more content and variety here than in any other entry in the series, and its stories - while a little too goofy to really take seriously - are nonetheless fascinating, particularly for those of us who've watched these characters grow and develop over the years...RE6 is a strange experience, to be sure - but more importantly, it's an unforgettable one. [Nov 2012, p.56]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's very good, as we now expect. This year's installment just isn't a revolutionary leap. [Nov 2012, p.81]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's particularly satisfying on Vita, where the back panel is used to move and adjust pieces, but Sound Shapes otherwise plays identically across platforms. [Nov 2012, p.84]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 78 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fresh, funky, and super fun. [Nov 2012, p.82]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This is the football game we've wanted since the PS3 era began. [Nov 2012, p.83]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 75 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The infectious beats of DJ Professor K washed all our frustrations away in no time. [Nov 2012, p.85]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    When a series' 13th installment leaves us amazed with its highlight moments and has us playing all-nighters again, it's an easy pick-up-call. [Nov 2012, p.86]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Even for first-timers who aren't craving a nostalgia fix, this one's an easy recommendation. [Nov 2012, p.86]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A relentlessly addictive, almost endlessly replayable experience. [Dec 2012, p.78]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The smaller screen makes precision work tricky, but touch controls make it quicker. [Dec 2012, p.84]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    ACIII certainly has its high points: the addictive multiplayer, refined mechanics, involving characters, and unique setting all help to create a rich, compelling experience that surpasses both Brotherhood and Revelations. [Holiday 2012, p.67
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Absolutely enchanting from start-to-finish, Swan is a real treat and a prime example of why bigger isn't always better. [Holiday 2012, p.77]
    • Playstation: The Official Magazine (US)
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Despite these flaws, however, Okami is still one of our favorite games and more than worth a meager 20 bucks. [Holiday 2012, p.82]
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