Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 5,208 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 30% higher than the average critic
  • 18% same as the average critic
  • 52% 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 Glyder 2
Lowest review score: 10 Deal or No Deal
Score distribution:
5208 game reviews
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    • 80 Critic Score
    A gloriously rich, deep, and rewarding historical strategy game. You'll need to put in a lot of effort both to learn the ropes and to play effectively, mind.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    A bright, clever, and premium puzzler that will keep your brain occupied for a good long while.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It'll ask you to invest significant chunks of time into it, and if you get really serious about it you'll definitely want to splash out on a character or two, but Solstice Arena's top presentation and accessible tactical play make it worth the effort.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    A sharp and entertaining platformer with a big heart despite its vomit obsession.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    Although it takes you to the limits of frustration, Blitz Racer also delivers the arcade racing goods with admirable style and uniqueness, making it a great choice for anyone with two thumbs and five minutes to kill.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    It's tough in the beginning, but Beglitched rewards those who stick around with clever puzzles and a neat twist on match-3.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Mos Speedrun is a fun old skool platformer with tight controls and some neat tricks that help make it stand out from the crowd.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Max Adventure doesn't try to reinvent the twin-stick shooter, instead providing a delightful experience fit for all the family.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever puzzler with an intriguing and gory package wrapped around it.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Trainyard is a quietly beguiling puzzler with an excellent tutorial and a generous supply of levels.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It might not have the chops of Clash Royale, but Plants vs Zombies: Heroes is still a lot of fun.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A few corners have been cut to facilitate the transition but Football Manager Handheld 2010 is a tactical feast for football fans.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An action-role-player, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time also contains a great multiplayer mode. Only occasional bugs knock off some of the polish.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Transportation management and minimalist art combine in this colorful and challenging puzzler.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    Not nearly as derivative as it first appears, this is a game that seamlessly combines various retro games with contemporary smartphone gameplay styles to create something new, and flirtatiously fun.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A well put together anti-shooter, Atomic Fusion: Particle Collider is a rich and rewarding experience.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Far better than it has any right to be after all these years - but just lacking that killer flair that would have made it a new age classic.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A solid – often brilliant – simulation, which for some may prove a little too realistic for its own good.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    Cosmonauts takes the worn-out trajectory shooter genre and makes it feel fresh and new.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Tense and atmospheric, with a compelling mission system, Into the Dead scares the endless runner genre back into action.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Card Thief has its heartbreaking moments, but beneath its occasional hiccups sits a fun card game which certainly satiates our hunger for strategy.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Detective Grimoire goes a long way towards involving you in a funny, wacky cartoon murder mystery. But the case is not quite as complex as you might hope.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The game Dong Nguyen and Terry Cavanagh might make if they teamed up: Wave Wave is the new jam for all masochists who enjoy video games.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The start of something magical, Rhythm Thief and the Emperor's Treasure will no doubt blossom into the next Professor Layton or Phoenix Wright for 3DS.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever castle defence and twin-stick shooter combination, Bug Heroes has the fortitude of a cockroach to withstand the nuclear blast of criticism and earn a solid recommendation.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Rimelands: Hammer of Thor fits snugly into the turn-based role-playing genre, but offers enough variation to keep the action fresh and exciting.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    It's not a huge step forward for the strategy management genre, but Rival Kingdoms: Age of Ruin is nonetheless an entertaining battler for armchair generals.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Pandemic: The Board Game is a tense and tricky strategy game that's surprisingly well suited to solo play.
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    • 80 Critic Score
    Rally done right: WRC 4 is an excellent racing game and should be a instant buy for any self-respecting Vita owner with a thing for speed.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    While the core gameplay grows a little samey, Marvel Contest of Champions is hugely fun and accessible, despite freemium annoyances.