Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,560 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 FIFA Soccer 09
Lowest review score: 10 Angels In The Sky
Score distribution:
4,560 game reviews
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Enjoyably distracting when played alone and hugely entertaining in company, Point Blank DS is ideal for five minutes of fun.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Bucketz is a hyperactive game full to the brim of bright ideas, but its attempts at variation and humour can be a little overwhelming.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A physics puzzler that twangs sharply off the string and adds a fun, if macabre, time mechanic into familiar gameplay.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    A smart puzzler that gets past most of its niggles thanks to some fresh ideas.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    Worth a look and close to being excellent, but Bear Winter could do with losing its continues in the snow.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    The Lighthouse HD is a visually impressive and much-needed twist on the classic line-drawing genre.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Death Rally provides plenty of cool weapons and rides, yet the absence of multiplayer and tighter track designs prevent it from being truly killer.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Age of Zombies needs to pull back on the lame jokes to let its nicely designed gameplay shine through.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Hilomi is a neatly put-together puzzling adventure that's well worth some attention.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Pure Chess attempts to bring asynchronous play to a classic and fails, but the single-player is still worth the entry fee.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    It might not have the depth to keep you coming back for more, but while Lineable has its claws in you you'll be smiling.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An imaginative and challenging auto-runner with a wonderful and tightly integrated soundtrack, Bit.Trip Run! only stumbles when it comes to its woolly touch controls.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Crimson Shroud is one of the most finely crafted games available on the Nintendo 3DS, though the tabletop setting may prove difficult for some to engage with.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Looking for a game to really sink your teeth into? If you've got the patience, like being sociable in your builders, and are willing to sink the time in, then Total Domination – Reborn is for you.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A polished and precise tower defence title, Siegecraft TD does little to change the tested formula, but that's not too much of a bad thing.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A combination of cheeky grins and exploding donkeys makes Worms: Open Warfare 2 a simple and enjoyable slice of handheld action.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    Offers little in the way of strategy or innovation, but does the core RPG feedback loop extremely well.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Karateka Classic has the same problems that all vintage games have, but it's a faithful port and its deep gameplay may just surprise you.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Tough and brutal despite plentiful hints and in-depth tutorial, Le Havre is a faithful recreation of the award-winning boardgame.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Car Jack Streets is all about entertaining open-world high jinks, although there are some issues in terms handling and the difficulty level.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Help Volty is a charming, engrossing little puzzle game, but one that comes with a few disappointments and frustrations.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A solid port of a solid game, but if you don't have the time to put into it, Heroes of Might and Magic III HD can feel a little flat.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Gorgeous to look at, and a heap of fun to play, Monster Wars is a clever but flawed mash-up of tower defence, RTS, and slash-'em-up.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A polished and entertaining experience, Metroid Prime Pinball is only let down by its lack of proper pinball tables.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A tactile combination of Threes! and match-three puzzler gameplay, SideSwype is perhaps a little too streamlined for its own good.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Part Mario, part Space Invaders, part every 2D game you can think of, Pix'n Love Rush's complex set-up will likely charm just as many players as it bamboozles.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Stickets is a quietly accomplished and fresh puzzler, though its somewhat narrow focus limits its long-term appeal.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    A pretty sharp puzzler with a few rough edges, Exit Strategy is entertaining enough that you won't mind its roughness.
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    • 70 Critic Score
    There's enough here that Tiny Guardians feels pretty fresh, but it's still very much a tower defence game.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Marvel Pinball is exactly what you'd expect - a well-designed pinball game based around the characters of the Marvel Universe.