Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,867 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 29% higher than the average critic
  • 17% same as the average critic
  • 54% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 6.4 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 67
Highest review score: 100 Glyder 2
Lowest review score: 10 Deal or No Deal
Score distribution:
4867 game reviews
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    • 70 Critic Score
    It might have limited appeal, but there's a solid and enjoyable rhythm-action game beneath Santa Rockstar's festive pomp.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Paper Monsters is a beautiful, imaginative, and charming, and technically proficient platformers that's only let down by less than stellar gameplay.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Finger Derpy strives to be the silliest horse racing game on the digital marketplace, and it pretty much succeeds.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    There are a couple of nice ideas in Brickies, and it's fun, but it's really just another block breaker.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A little too easy and restricted in terms of solutions, Empire Builders: Ancient Egypt is a perfectly playable economic strategy game, but lacks the character of the Build-a-Lot series.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    While some of the seven games here suffer from irritating loading issues, much of Metal Slug Anthology emerges unscathed and victorious to offer amongst the finest shooting on PSP.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Tony Hawk's Downhill Jam is an interesting take on boarding, but variety comes at the expense of true excellence.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A novel gravity-centric take on the traditional karting formula, jAggy Race is betrayed by its meagre level selection.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Strange, obtuse, and a little unfair, BreakQuest Extra Evolution is a more artistic take on the typical game of Breakout.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    If you can get past the old-fashioned first chunk of the game, Toy Shot has plenty of interesting new ideas to keep you entertained.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A charming quick-blast arcade challenge, Bounty Rush serves a purpose, but don't expect it to do much else.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    More jumpy than scary. Lost Within has a few nice ideas, but it won't leave you psychologically scarred, which is a shame.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An intense dash to infinity that's entertainingly frenetic, if a little too flimsy to hang out with the big boys.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    One-half Dynasty Warriors and one-half Hamtaro, Smash Cat Heroes delivers casual-friendly, button mashing fun in an adorable little package.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A nicely constructed, though often shallow tactical game that deserves attention for its quality portrayal of Transformers G1.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Controversy aside, Tomodachi Life is a pleasingly directionless life-sim-lite that fans of Animal Crossing should investigate further.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Dead Trigger is totally braindead and quickly gets boring, but you'll find enough enjoyment for your 69p. In-app purchases and ill-thought-out controls can spoil the fun.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Joining Hands 2 is another slice of gentle family-friendly entertainment that, while fun to play and pleasant to look at, tends to end up in a little too much trial and error for its own good.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Bertram Fiddle isn't quite as funny or smart as other point and clicks, but it's still a charming and inventive story.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A well put together and enjoyable puzzler, Let me Loose doesn't have enough to raise it above the rest of the crowd.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Rock Boshers DX has a lot of tricks up its sleeve. It's just a shame that the Vita's analogue stick can't keep up.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Challenging, competitive word-searching make Wordament a game worth playing whether you're padding your Live stats or not.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Tough in most of the right places, Spellsword might miss a few tricks, but it's core gameplay is solid enough to keep you playing regardless.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Great action RPG – one of the best on PSP – cleverly balanced in such a way as to appeal to both veterans and newcomers, but significantly marred by frustrating loading issues.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It might not be the most original game out there, but Starseed: Origin is a lot of fun .
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Inazuma Eleven is an intriguing blend of RPG and soccer that works on so many levels, though the occasional scripted match leaves us crying in the stands.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Knytt Underground is slow to start and difficult to interpret, but you'll always have fun exploring its environments and surmounting the puzzles that environment presents.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    What Monster Hunter lacks in communication, it more than makes up for in quantity and quality of content.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A solid and well-presented light strategy game that lacks a little in terms of overall play time.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Tiny Space Adventures tests your memory (and sometimes your patience), but it's consistently cute and enjoyable.