Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 5,110 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 29% higher than the average critic
  • 18% same as the average critic
  • 53% 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 Kick-Ass: The Game
Score distribution:
5110 game reviews
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A clever castle defence and twin-stick shooter combination, Bug Heroes has the fortitude of a cockroach to withstand the nuclear blast of criticism and earn a solid recommendation.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Unique, bizarre and totally great, Persona 3 Portable is an Otaku's dream and the strongest antidote to run-of-the-mill JRPGs going.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    So much bigger than the original, Labyrinth 2 brings a slickness and depth to play that lifts rather than overloads its puzzle core.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A solid and entertaining match-things puzzler with surprising depth, You Must Build A Boat is well worth a look.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Majora's Mask is a risky, inventive classic. This 3DS remake might annoy purists, but most of the changes are for the better.
    • 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.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant strategy title that twists the genre in smart ways, Five Card Quest is worthy of your attention.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Putting a new spin on a combination of Pachinko and Peggle, Full Fat's Coin Drop is a bright, breezy, and enjoyable arcade game mixing elements of luck and skill.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Frisbee Forever 2 is relaxing and satisfying, all in one free-to-play package. Comedy frisbees are surprisingly good motivation.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    As expressive as its ninja's dashing eyebrows, Parachute Ninja is a great little game that builds on strong tactile physics gameplay with subtle level design.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A dark and macabre puzzle-platformer, Limbo is always experimenting with new ways to make you think, and new ways to shock you to your core.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant and unusual action puzzle game with beautiful presentation and an annoying yet satisfying difficulty curve.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It's Crossy Road with a couple of extra layers of Disney charm and polish, and it's as good as that sounds.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A smashing update to The Incredible Machine puzzle genre, the social features of Casey's Contraptions really make it stand out from the crowd.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Brilliantly combining as stiff a task as you're likely to encounter with a perfectly pitched sense of fun, Kingdom Rush breathes new life into the tower defence genre, and has a whole lot of laughs doing it.
    • 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.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    An exhaustive and, more importantly, finely balanced release, Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing offers up a watershed moment for karting on iPhone.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake is a funny and charming puzzle collection, with lots of secrets to uncover, that's only let down by some finicky controls.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Every bit as enjoyable as its predecessor, Squids Wild West is a cleverly designed tactical RPG that anyone can play.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant, breathtaking, and brief adventure, Monument Valley is every bit as good as it looks.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Rimelands: Hammer of Thor fits snugly into the turn-based role-playing genre, but offers enough variation to keep the action fresh and exciting.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A sophisticated platformer with style, Mirror's Edge has polished gameplay but not length and lasting value.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A word game that's as addictive as it is entertaining, Letterpress is a brilliant addition to anyone's app collection.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Limbo is fantastic and essential - as long as you've never played it before on another platform.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brutal, cyclical action RPG that builds on the foundations of its predecessor, Infinity Blade II is a showcase for everything that's right about sequels, but it's not the big leap forward that some might have been hoping for.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A fitting and fantastic end to one of the best gamebook adventures on mobile. Make sure you pick it up.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One of the best platform outings in all of gaming, an instant classic when it first appeared, which even with some newness thrown in remains almost perfect today.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Beautiful to look at, hugely engrossing to play and - most importantly of all - fun. Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker is an essential purchase for anyone who owns a PSP, and should convince those who don't to rectify the situation promptly.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Has a very high entry barrier, but beyond it is a unique and compelling fusion of strategy game and history lesson.
    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Gorgeous to look at and with a control system to suit every taste, Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders is a great flight and fight sim.