Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,703 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 Glyder 2
Lowest review score: 10 Kick-Ass: The Game
Score distribution:
4,703 game reviews
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Unlike many games that assert themselves to be the fairest iPad launch title of them all, Mirror's Edge has the slick visuals and fluid gameplay to back up such a claim.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An accessible but massive roguelike that will suck you in and then murder you. But in a good way.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Witty, varied, challenging and gorgeous to look at, Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage is one of the finest physics-based puzzlers on iOS and an outstanding start for Rovio Stars.
    • 95 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    As brash and carefree as some of its protagonists, The World Ends with You: Solo Remix doesn't make a seamless translation to iOS, but it's worth the entry price all the same.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The new gold standard for tower defense, PixelJunk Monster Deluxe has it all thanks to layered strategic play, action elements, and online cooperative play.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    rustration, fury, and eventual elation - it's all in a day's work for OlliOlli 2. A near-perfect sequel.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Velocity 2X is aglow with ambition, ideas, and design smarts. A modern shoot-'em-up perfected.
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    • 90 Critic Score
    A consummately executed physics racer with a chunky Minecraft aesthetic and an irresistible just-one-more-go factor, Blocky Roads provides quite a ride.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A wonderful, super engaging arcade squiggler, Magic Touch ranks with Nitrome's best.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    This puzzle game with a heart is a splendid endorsement of the genre and the DS.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Utterly intense, but ridiculously addictive at the same time, Pudding Panic's marriage of fear and food delivers a puzzler without comparison on iPhone.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An ambitious yet inviting freeform platform-adventure that strikes the perfect balance between depth and accessibility.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A vast, lonely game about space and time and death, Out There is by turns funny, exciting, and fresh.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    For those who never played the original Velocity, then Ultra is a must. But if you have already had your fun with the Minis version, you may want to carefully consider how much leaderboards and Trophies will add for you.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Undoubtedly one of the system's best titles to date, Logan's Shadow brightens up the PSP library with a thrilling mixture of remarkably entertaining gameplay and astonishing presentation.
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    • 90 Critic Score
    Setting a new benchmark for castle versus castle titles, Paladog manages to push genre forward by giving you a greater grip on gameplay.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Skullduggery! has a clever control scheme, some brilliant ideas, and a lot of retro charm.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Lyne is a slick, contemplative puzzler that you'd be a fool to miss.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Limbo is fantastic and essential - as long as you've never played it before on another platform.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. is a welcoming, massive, varied, and superbly executed RPG for all to enjoy.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Luxor on the iPhone is everything we hoped it would be and more. It's currently the best marble-popper on the App Store.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A supreme stealth action game that isn't just true to the MGS canon but offers exciting new elements for both singleplayer sneakers and multiplayer junkies.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    N+
    Another DS classic in the offing - N+ is pure video game brilliance, unsullied by needless distractions.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A House Divided picks up the threads of the previous Walking Dead chapter and weaves them into a rich, satisfying, and suspenseful follow-up.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's not as community focused as it could be, but Tank Domination is nonetheless a superb-looking tank combat game with oceans of tactical depth to explore.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Despite some frustrating chaotic elements, Threes! is a dashing, intelligent, and deceptively simple treat. This is your next essential puzzler.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright light in a increasingly dull genre, Framed is a puzzler with enough going for it that you can look past its little problems.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A faultless conversion of what is arguably Sonic's most accomplished adventure, Sonic CD on the iPhone combines amazing presentation with a surprising degree of depth and playability. This peerless 2D platform escapade is a must for any self-respecting iPhone gamer.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With staggering depth and surprising accessibility, Falcom have succeeded in making a traditional JRPG that both die-hard veterans and those uninitiated with the genre will love.
    • 93 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One of the most successful translations of a boardgame in years, Carcassonne is charming, captivating and competitive.