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
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Rayman Fiesta Run is another giddy and breathless mix of memory and reflexes. It's not much different from its prequel, but the added challenge is welcome.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Big, brash, and beautiful, Anomaly Korea doesn't quite have the wow factor of its predecessor, but it's still well worth a download.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Although it's basically more of the same, this latest Layton outing is the most enjoyable, attractive, addictive and refined one yet. An awesome reminder of why the Nintendo DS remains an essential mobile gaming platform.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant JRPG that builds on the successes of its predecessors. Chaos Rings II isn't quite perfect, but it more than justifies its premium price tag.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack is the best downloadable launch game for the PS Vita.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One for experienced series fans, Advance Wars: Dark Conflict marches in near-flawless fashion to strengthen the cause of turn-based strategy gaming.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It won't be to everyone's taste, but Stone Age: The Board Game is a deep and entertaining multiplayer package.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright, bold, and rather brilliant gamebook, Appointment with F.E.A.R. is a step in an interesting new direction.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Mario could learn a trick or two from his brother, as Luigi's Mansion 2: Dark Moon stakes its claim as one of the most essential titles available for Nintendo 3DS.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    rustration, fury, and eventual elation - it's all in a day's work for OlliOlli 2. A near-perfect sequel.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Monument Valley's expansion pack exceeds all expectations by being even more inventive and surprising than the original game.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Few games are able to worm their way into your imagination and subconscious as well as New Star Soccer. You'll suffer the highs and lows of its simply presented matches with the grin of a true addict plastered across your face.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A superb word-strategy game with enough polish and charm to overlook its lack of multiplayer.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Indeed, it's somewhat ironic that only now, with the integration of Wi-Fi, Pokémon has become the community game it's always pretended to be. Casting a retrospective eye upon the series, it would appear that every game since the series started in 1995 has just been a level up. This, finally, is the real deal. [JPN Import]
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Ultimate Spider-Man: Total Mayhem is fantastic fun, offering the speed and variety of a top notch action game with the vibrant colour and characters of a great comic book.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    One of the must-have PSP games of the year, LocoRoco 2 delivers everything we could have wanted - more stuff to unlock and plenty of joyful, secret-packed levels full of weirdness and wonder.
    • 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.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fantastic retro presentation meets intriguing modern design, Forget-Me-Not is a breath of fresh air.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Super Smash Bros is as fast, frenetic, and wonderfully satisfying on handheld. And this pint size version has more of everything - including fighters, trophies, and modes.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Beautifully presented and utterly compelling, Async Corp. is one of the best iOS titles you'll play all year.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    If you've ever complained about games being dumb, buy this game - it genuinely might make you that little bit smarter.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Whether you're a long-standing admirer of the original books or a complete newcomer, Forest of Doom is role-playing adventure at its finest, and comes back with delicious fan service to boot.
    • 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.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A wonderfully put together mobile advenutre, Poco Eco is well worth your attention.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright and wonderfully well put together game, Silly Sausage 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.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A clever and challenging spin on the tower defence genre, overlaid with an elaborate science fiction schtick which doesn't outstay its welcome.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The 3DS gains itself another must-have title – a solid combination of timeless racing and robust online multiplayer that will be enjoyed for years to come.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A beautifully designed, relentlessly inventive space oddity with genuine heart.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A vast, lonely game about space and time and death, Out There is by turns funny, exciting, and fresh.