Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 5,007 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 6.2 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 Deal or No Deal
Score distribution:
5007 game reviews
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    WarioWare D.I.Y. is one of the best game creation tools we've yet witnessed and deserves to be picked up by each and every DS owner without hesitation.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright and explosion-filled arcade shooter that's ridiculous good fun.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Grievances aside, Severed is loaded with ambition and is so slick, stylish, and damn pretty it'll melt your eyeballs.
    • 94 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Need for Speed: Shift offers the best single-player racer on iPhone to date, with in-depth customisation and superior handling that almost make up in full the limited multiplayer offering.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Minecraft is a huge, absorbing game that thrives on imagination and creativity. It's now on handheld with very few compromises.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Dazzingly deep, Lunar Knights is a complex and satisfying game with some nice tricks up its sleeve, although it is short by role-playing standards.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A wonderfully entertaining, perfectly balanced arcade blast, VS. Racing 2 offers the sort of addictive racing everyone can enjoy.
    • 52 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's difficult to put a numerical score to an experience like Curiosity, but it deserves to be experienced by as many people as possible.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A pitch perfect, pick up and play blend of strategy and accessibility, history and thrills.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Sim City goes all Bill and Ted's Awesome Reconstruction Adventure. Quite simply the only regional administration simulation you need to own.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An excellently-written retro-flavoured romp that is an utter joy, Space Age may be too simplistic for some, but its adventure and artistry is well worth your time. Highly recommended.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Even a jaded non-fan of tower defence should be able to have a good time with Crystal Siege HD.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The Swindle is a charming caper simulator, with clever risk vs reward systems that push you into brilliant situations and stories.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Bold, blocky, and beguiling, Bernhard Schulenburg's puzzle platformer is an indie gem, a beautiful concept executed upon spectacularly.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Mario takes on the roleplaying genre again and comes up trumps once more. Mario & Luigi is a carefully crafted adventure that's worth exploring even if you're not a huge fan of the classic platformers.
    • 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.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A simple and incredibly effective multiplayer experience, Spaceteam is all about playing together and creating your own stories.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An alarmingly bonkers point-and-click puzzle title which is positively bursting with originality and insane conundrums, McPixel is short but most definitely sweet.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A strategy game that can be enjoyed by strategy buffs and noobs alike. Practically essential for Vita owners.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Takes a good board game and uses all the digital tricks to make a truly great app.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Football Manager Touch 2016 has its fair share of niggles, but its quality and depth always shine through.
    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A beautiful, effortlessly playable endless snowboarder, Alto's Adventure is almost as much fun to play as it is to look at.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Like a bottle of fine scotch, SMT IV won't be for everyone - but those RPG enthusiasts who can appreciate its subtlety and challenge will cherish it for years to come.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Subtle, hugely addictive and massively fun, this is a rare strategy title that manages to be as accessible as it is deep.
    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The Nintendo DS port of one of the most beloved classic Dragon Quest games has made the transition to mobile incredibly well. For the most part.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier is an action-packed platforming romp that punches above its weight and connects effortlessly. A Christmas must-have for young and old gamers alike.
    • 88 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.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brash and brilliant futuristic arcade racer, AG Drive is everything you hoped it would be.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Simple controls disguise an incredibly engaging and challenging adventure. An Alien with a Magnet is a near-faultless mobile release.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Sleek and immaculately-tuned, this racer offers an unparalleled driving experience on iPad.