Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,531 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 LittleBigPlanet
Lowest review score: 10 Angels In The Sky
Score distribution:
4,531 game reviews
    • 74 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    There's a decent beat to Imps in Tokyo that should get you past most of its little problems.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Though dressed in full Lord of the Rings regalia, Middle-earth defense is an entry-level tower defence game that hits the basics, but doesn't reach any new heights.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's sure to be impenetrable to causal players, but Wave is the perfect tribute to old skool shooters: it boasts addictive gameplay, sterling presentation and is as tough as old boots.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A fun, gorgeous, and well put-together space racer that, despite lacking features, is an absolute bargain for those who take to it.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    It's one of the most creative and ambitious ideas to hit the world of games, but being able to magic up a fire-breathing giraffe counts for little when the included puzzles are often so cryptic and dull.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Walking Dead: Season Two - All That Remains isn't the barnstorming start that you may have been hoping for, but the story still has plenty of places to go.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    No online multiplayer will stop the GG hardcore needing to pick up a copy, and its high difficulty will be too abrasive for new players. It's still a technically superb fighting game, though, even if very few people should bother owning it.
    • 54 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Unexpectedly challenging and fun, Producing Perfection is an excellent idol simulator that's only held back by its limited amount of content and repetitious gameplay.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Bright, simple, and fiendishly addictive, Explodables is in desperate need of some simplification and a balanced level structure with a more gradual learning curve.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Good fun with a friend (or two), this innovative puzzler might be a bit much for those with less nimble fingers.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    An outstandingly realized rhythm-based battle system housed in an average adventure, all wrapped up in gorgeous visuals.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    So if that's what you're after, Real Steel Champions is undoubtedly worth further investigation. If you're after the next One Must Fall, you'll be disappointed.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Despite its steep difficulty curve, Hook Worlds offers up a fun time waster that's worth its pocket money price.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Despite its lack of depth and a myriad of minor flaws, Command & Conquer: Red Alert succeeds in its objective of accessible real-time strategy with good controls and even better graphics.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Close enough to other line-drawing titles to feel familiar, but fresh enough not to turn stale, Zombie Escape is worthy of your time.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    If you're prepared to come to terms with the sizeable control issues and accept the occasional technical gremlin, there's gold to be found in them there pixels.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A rough-looking game with a lot more to it than meets the eye, iON Bond has enough going for it to make up for its problems.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A beautifully crazed button masher, Soccer Physics isn't deep, but it is hilarious.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Coaster Crazy is clever and rewarding, but a finicky track editor and a lack of immediate feedback means only hardcore rollercoaster fanatics will stick with it for the long haul.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Individual, engaging, and brief, Lume is a fitting introduction to what will hopefully become a much bigger experience.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    A wacky, attractive and challenging twin-stick shooter that doesn't quite pack enough punch in the combat stakes.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Bill Killem is a notch above typical endless runners thanks to the ability to shoot down whatever's in your way.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Lunar: Silver Star Story Touch is a charming JRPG with plenty of nice touches and an enjoyable story, but it's tarnished a little by poor controls.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Megapolis has a touch more depth than the usual freemium builder titles, and is simply a wonderful world to be a part of.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    This physics-based puzzler does at least attempt to try something a little different, and fans of the genre will appreciate the finer points of the precise and demanding gameplay. Casual players may become annoyed due to the stern challenge, however.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Demons vs Fairyland's visuals may be on the weak side, but it more than makes up for them in difficulty and nuance.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Solid RPG fun delivered in an interesting package, Life is Magic will help you see the world a bit differently.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Mines of Mars doesn't give you a lot to play with, but it gives you a really intriguing sandbox for you to do it in.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    While it's far from being a revolution, Madcoaster is a very well-made entry in an increasingly stagnant genre.
    • 70 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Metal Slug 7 provides great action, but unless you're a total completist, it's far too short an experience.