Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,435 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 30% higher than the average critic
  • 16% 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 Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing
Lowest review score: 10 Angels In The Sky
Score distribution:
4,435 game reviews
    • 71 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A well put together and entertaining brawler, Echo Prime is a slow burn, but it's worth the effor.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An intriguing mix of genres that gel together brilliantly, Bardbarian is a breath of fresh air.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A bit of a mess from a tech viewpoint, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed's highly evolved racing action pushes through sheer force of fun.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Clever, inventive, and moving, this short but sweet puzzler is not soon forgotten.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    If you're looking to grab a DSiWare title in preparation for the upcoming 3DS eShop, Mighty Milky Way would be a mighty good choice, providing plenty of fun and intrigue.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Woah Dave! is about three times more fun that it should be, and keeps you playing five times longer than you intended.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Reaper’s main adventure can use a little more meat, but cutting up enemies should keep you busy regardless.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    You'll like Cyro. You might not be any good at it, but you'll not be able to dislike it.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The largely nonsensical story does tarnish its appeal ever so slightly, but it's certainly one of the better games you'll play from the palm of your hand. It's just a beautiful bullet-hell ballet for your Vita.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Chopper 2 is a demanding experience that won't appeal to everyone, but if you accept the challenge of this side-scrolling shoot 'em up you're certain to get your money's worth.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    1001 Spikes will frustrate, but its retro difficulty is worthy of a seasoned player's time.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    No matter how you play it, you'll cherish your time with The Millennium Girl - even if you occasionally find the journey to be more hassle than fun.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Sleep Attack TD's stage-spinning gameplay adds a dash of originality - and difficulty - to a solid tower defence game.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A dirty slab of classic arcade gaming, Random Heroes 3 is a must for fans of running and gunning.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Homerun Battle 2 strips baseball down to its essence and makes it fun for even non-sports fans.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Don't be fooled by that '2' at the end of the title - Goatup 2 is a very different beast from its prequel, although its fusion of platforming action and gloriously bonkers retro-tinged presentation arguably makes for a more entertaining romp.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Early Bird HD is cheap, challenging fun for the Angry Birds set.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Minutes may be visually duller than its bullet hell peers but it makes up for it with a variety of game-changing surprises.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An hilariously entertaining new addition to the gamebook genre, Trial of the Clone is a brilliant way to spend a rainy afternoon.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Guerrilla Bob has a winning ticket with fun levels, firecracker action, and snazzy graphics that could go even further delivering variety and depth.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Proof that four wheels aren't necessarily better than two, Ducati Challenge boasts slick visuals, realistic controls, and solid gameplay. Online multiplayer would have taken it to the top step, but it's a solid podium finish regardless.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The best Adult Swim title to date, and a squeak away from classic status.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Some niggles with the controls and pricing aside, Call of Duty: Black Ops: Zombies is a fine port of the entertaining survival mode.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A well-honed squad-based RTS that crams an appreciable amount of tactical possibilities into a relatively streamlined interface.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A charming, easy-to-love adventure, the introductory episode of Scarlett and the Spark of Life is a fine start for a promising new series.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's been a long hard road but DS owners finally have a football game that they can be proud of – FIFA 09 is this season's most improved player.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brilliant film tie-in that improves on the game it's based on, Temple Run: Brave is a compulsive, cleverly built highscore-chaser.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Par Out Golf's line-drawing gameplay is unlikely to appeal to the members of St Andrews or Augusta, but it's still a testing alternative golf game that will frustrate and entertain in equal measure.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A fast and furious game that makes no apologies for dedicating itself fully to one quick and simple mode. Super Ccatch is the master of its very tiny niche.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever and well put together platform puzzle, Odd Bot Out might leave you scratching your head from time to time, but it's worth it all the same.

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