Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,136 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 31% higher than the average critic
  • 14% 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 Tearaway
Lowest review score: 10 Deal or No Deal
Score distribution:
4,136 game reviews
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Completely wonderful in every way, Kirby: Triple Deluxe is a must for fans of the franchise, and anyone who enjoys the platforming genre.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Borderlands 2 is an essential purchase. It's as simple as that.
    • 95 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant port of a brilliant game. VVVVVV on iOS is well worth a first, second, or third download.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Much more than a shooter, PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate is an ingenious game of elemental manipulation.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Dig out some eShop credits: you're not going to want to miss ye olde Shovel Knight.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A huge, wonderful looking, deep experience, Monster Hunter Freedom Unite is brilliant on your own, or with friends.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    World of Tanks Blitz offers some of the very best multiplayer you'll find for your mobile or tablet.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A stunning MOBA that's been made with mobile in mind, but without compromising on the tactical depth or visual splendour of its PC-based influences.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An ambitious yet inviting freeform platform-adventure that strikes the perfect balance between depth and accessibility.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A sharp, wonderfully written adventure, 80 Days deserves your attention.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Metrico is a beautiful, imaginative, and ingenious puzzle game with an original idea at its heart and some seriously sharp brainteasers.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A cunning and addictive sim, Motorsport Manager offers enough that genre fans will love it, and casual players won't be put off.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright, bold, and rather brilliant gamebook, Appointment with F.E.A.R. is a step in an interesting new direction.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An excellent, sleek, mobile-friendly roguelike smashed into a slide-based puzzler, with a smattering of clever gameplay mechanics, all beautifully polished. Very much recommended.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A breathtaking auto-runner that ups the ante in pretty much every regard. Highly recommended.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Velocity 2X is aglow with ambition, ideas, and design smarts. A modern shoot-'em-up perfected.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    CounterSpy is a superb blend of planning and panic. A streamlined stealth experience that'll last indefinitely, CounterSpy is hard to resist but easy to recommend.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    If you are a Final Fantasy or rhythm game fan don't even hesitate to pick up Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Funny, clever, and challenging to just the right degree, The Journey Down: Chapter 2 continues its tradition of adventure game excellence.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Super Smash Bros is as fast, frenetic, and wonderfully satisfying on handheld. And this pint size version has more of everything - including fighters, trophies, and modes.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A strategy game that can be enjoyed by strategy buffs and noobs alike. Practically essential for Vita owners.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The Pokémon TCG is a truly engrossing card battler. This digital version is generous with content and feels great, but technical hitches hold it back from greatness.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Takes a good board game and uses all the digital tricks to make a truly great app.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The full Skylanders experience for your tablet device, and a superb game in its own right: Trap Team is one heck of an achievement.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A dark, strange, tough, and beautiful tactical RPG-cum-interactive story with one of the richest settings you could hope for. Banner Saga is an iOS game to savour.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Skullduggery! has a clever control scheme, some brilliant ideas, and a lot of retro charm.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's you and your machine versus the circuit. In this respect, Gran Turismo PSP doesn't stall, effortlessly powering to the front of the handheld field in a manner that is likely to leave many a petrolhead breathless.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An engrossing strategy game with a rich array of units, excellent replay value and a history lesson thrown in.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It may have little grounding in reality, but Me & My Katamari is so unique and delightful – from the very germ of the idea through to its jaw-dropping, coherent and bursting-with-character execution – that it's one of those games you simply must play.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A truly independent voice amongst the blockbusters, this artistic puzzler deserves to be a breakout hit.