Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,702 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 Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge
Lowest review score: 10 Angels In The Sky
Score distribution:
4,702 game reviews
    • 71 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It ain't pretty, but, by gosh, is it clever. Crush 3D's use of perspective is rare and intelligent, providing ages of synapse-teasing, neuron-firing fun.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    What appears to be an early '90s throwback racer is, in actuality, an extremely forward-thinking game in terms of simplicity of play, online connectivity, and pricing.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    By limiting the number of units, and focusing on simple, explosive gameplay, iBomber Defense turns the tower defence genre into a more enjoyable spectacle.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Recalling the gameplay of Lost Vikings when it really hits its stride, Alien on the Run is an unassuming puzzler that doesn’t skimp on its challenge or humour.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    With charming cartoon visuals and pin-sharp controls, Rocket Bunnies is addictive, planet-tapping fun.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A handful of new features, lessons, and a robust tool kit makes New Art Academy essential for anyone looking to further their drawing skills beyond doodling on Post-its.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An ingenious, superbly implemented logic puzzler that's sadistic and cerebrally satisfying in equal measure.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A solidly put together, entertaining midcore strategy battler.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Shibuya is a fresh take on the block-dropping puzzler complete with neat progression system and excellent soundtrack.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Slick, polished, and an awful lot of fun, Sine Mora is a must-play for iPad shooter fans.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Puzzle Quest very successfully mixes the depth of an RPG with a neat puzzle-based battle mode.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Easily one of the best titles yet for PSP, Jeanne d'Arc triumphs not just in its fictional reenactment of the Hundred Years' War, but in refining the tactical role-playing genre with rock-solid gameplay.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever blending of two licences, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star does exactly what you'd expect it to.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Polished and accessible strategy for armchair generals, with an occasionally frustrating combat system.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A great mobile remastering of a classic RPG. If you like your quests obscure and your combat bouncy, there's a lot here to enjoy.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A truly independent voice amongst the blockbusters, this artistic puzzler deserves to be a breakout hit.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A very good port of an excellent strategy game, Frozen Synapse is equally gripping whether your opponents are human or otherwise.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A feature-packed RTS that's smart, intuitive, and has the gameplay chops to back up its gorgeous looks.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Outernauts: Monster Battle is an enjoyable monster breeding / battling game that reflects Insomniac's talent as a game studio.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Ratchet & Clank HD Trilogy is worth your time on Vita, regardless of whether you have nostalgia for the PS2 versions.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An addictive and alluring action platformer with a unique hook and lots to unlock, Muffin Knight comes highly recommended.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A warm and endearing adventure that, despite a few problems, is still definitely worth a go.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Elegant, charming, challenging. Sweet Drmzzz is a masterclass in simple and intuitive game design, though won't be everyone's cup of tea.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Sorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry God is equal parts fun and frustrating. The bright characters and fun world of Sorcery Saga make the remorseless autosaving of this hardcore dungeon-crawler easier to swallow.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A lovingly crafted selection of mini-games that will definitely put you in the mood for the real Olympics.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Children of Mana brings intelligence and charm into the realm of dungeon-based button bashing.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's a little too safe and familiar, but the delightful presentation makes this the best Where's My Water? game to date.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Pacing issues and overly random gameplay detract from the elegance of Osmos.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The Secret Tree of Life will give your brain a real workout, with challenging puzzles and plenty of intrigue.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    There's a lot here to like, and enough to love that you'll look past the occasional glitch and grumble.