Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,291 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 30% higher than the average critic
  • 15% same as the average critic
  • 55% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 6.1 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 67
Highest review score: 100 Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge for iPad
Lowest review score: 10 Deal or No Deal
Score distribution:
4,291 game reviews
    • 79 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A big explosion of guns, grunts, and buzz cuts. You know exactly what you're getting with Modern Combat 5: Blackout.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A touch disjointed, but always captivating, this cinematic Charlie's Angels in space has modern sensibilities, smarts and attitude/
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The King of Fighters '98 is a fantastic port of an excellent game, but don't expect any frills.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Rogue Legacy is a frightfully fun twist on Castlevania, but the nature of its RPG backbone can turn the adventure into a bit of a grind.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Starts off as a damp squib, but buy even the cheapest IAP and you'll find a game that really makes a splash.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A delightfully constructed memory test that grows in complexity and appeal the deeper in you go.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A solid port of a remarkable game, Dragon Quest 4 might creak at the joints nowadays, but it's still worth your time.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Addictive and satisfying, Disgaea 4 is an amazing game if you're willing to commit a lot of time to it.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A classy conversion of the latest Phoenix Wright game that makes up for a certain lack of freshness with a high degree of polish.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    WWE SuperCard is an unexpectedly strategic and fun collectible card game. No, seriously, it's really quite good.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An old fashioned, dauntingly dense tower defence game that's positively crammed full of systems to learn and avenues to explore.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Elegant and challenging in equal measure, Size DOES Matter offers a gorgeous audiovisual experience that's great fun, but will challenge your patience just as much as your reflexes.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A bright, shiny arcade blaster with a cartoon swagger and enough challenge to keep shooter fans grinning maniacally.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The Firm is a twitch game and therefore lacks depth, but it still manages to make a mark - like a corpse hitting the pavement.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Hyperdimension fans will enjoy a new take on an old story, RPG fans will enjoy the various customization systems, and gamers fans will love the references to other franchises.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A truly beautiful physics puzzler that plays almost as well as it looks.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A smart and engaging 3D puzzler that ups the ante with a good deal of panic, Almightree tree is a lot of fun.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever remix of what's come before, Mikey Boots might not be a platformer in the purest sense of the word, but it's definitely worth a look.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Tiny Tower +. This trip to Vegas may not bring with it a load of changes to the formula, but the improvements are are welcome, and further consolidate upon the quality of the original.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A beautiful if flawed point-and-click adventure game with a look and feel all of its own.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A delightfully gory and unpleasant game book experience, Heavy Metal Thunder lays it on thick, but in the best possible way.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Danganronpa 2 builds on its predecessor's foundation for a murder mystery that is brimming with personality.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An experimental and highly compulsive card-battler, with some pretty presentation to boot.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brilliantly fresh take on the match-three puzzler genre that makes up for a lack of urgency with a gorgeous art style and interesting gameplay
    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Frequently savage, but ceaselessly beautiful, FOTONICA is ultimately yet another auto-runner, but only a nutter would ignore 'Canabalt meets Rez'.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Murasaki Baby plays on parental instincts and our natural desire to protect the weak. A skin-crawlingly tense tour of a twisted imagination.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It might start out a little sluggishly, but when Anomaly Defenders reveals the full extent of its strategy, you can't help but be sucked in.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Plunder Pirates is a superbly constructed strategy management game that might well tempt over fans of Clash of Clans, Boom Beach, and their ilk.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brilliantly well put together football sim with a clever card collecting system that's bound to snare anyone with an interest in the beautiful game.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A warm and endearing adventure that, despite a few problems, is still definitely worth a go.