Pocket Gamer UK's Scores

  • Games
For 4,986 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 Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge
Lowest review score: 10 Angels In The Sky
Score distribution:
4986 game reviews
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An incredibly rich, challenging and varied sci-fi experience that seamlessly and creatively blends genres into a brilliant whole.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bold, bright, and brilliant point-and-click adventure, Botanicula is an experience to be savoured.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Spelunky is a game that you need to own right this second, especially if you've never played it before. Just prepare to lose a large portion of your life to those depths.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Skylanders Superchargers is the most polished Skylanders game to date, packed with new modes, vehicles, and a gleaming layer of polish.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brilliant revamp of the original that ups the ante for iOS brawlers, King of Fighters-i 2012 is only let down by its slightly laggy online bouts.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A bright and brash arcade racer that looks stunning, and has the racing chops to back it up.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An exciting, accessible role-playing game that does away with most of the fluff that bogs down the genre while retaining the depth that fans adore.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Flight Control HD is a high flying, high-definition remake of the iPhone original that does well by adding iPad-exclusive content.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A goofy, adorable, and just plain surreal logic puzzler that delivers its quirky but satisfying action in a whirl of imagination.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An eminently entertaining slab of balanced indie-platforming fun, Thomas Was Alone feels like it should have been on mobile from day one.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Another of those titles that burrows its way into your brain and won't let go. Quick games will soon swallow hours.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A sharp, wonderfully written adventure, 80 Days deserves your attention.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Despite being very similar to the first game, Sword & Poker 2 remains a beautifully balanced marriage of poker and dungeon crawling.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    More frustrating than the first chapter, Sorcery! 2 still spins a compelling yarn. Here's hoping chapter three isn't another six months off.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    A brilliant mix of precision and fun, Mikey Hooks is a worthy sequel to its illustrious forebear.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's a pity that simultaneous multiplayer didn't make it into the Vita version of Rayman Origins, but that doesn't stop it from being an unforgettable platformer from the mind of Michel Ancel.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The Worlds Ends With You is a deep and multifaceted adventure with clever combat, innovative features and a worrying shop-till-you-drop addictivity.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Straightforward colour-matching mechanics, challenging modes, and excellent replay value make Push Panic highly recommended.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Machinarium on Vita is an elegant version of a great game, adapted for the platform with a good deal of thought and care
    • 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.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Crossy Road might be based on an arcade classic, but it looks great and offers tons of replayability on top of simply being lots of fun.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A razor-edged, bite-sized platforming experience of the highest calibre.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant roguelike with a finger in a load of genres that gets the balance just right.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A masterpiece of art and design. Its technicalities might take a little time to get to grips with but, once understood, this distinguished and exemplary video game demands to be savoured and adored.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A true evolution of the series, Pokemon X and Y is the most important, expansive, exciting monster-battling title since the earlier days of the franchise.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Fieldrunners 2 is another top-notch tower defence game. A wonky difficulty and overlong battles dampens the fun, but this is well presented and full of content.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A brilliant sequel that expands the lore and scope of its predecessor, The Room 2 is a game that everyone should play.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Enhanced graphics and captivating races keep Real Racing HD relevant despite the lack of new content.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Laughing Jackal's latest offers challenge and depth in its mechanics, bottling the chaos of a zombie outbreak in a smartly designed puzzler.
    • 88 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Elegant, deep, innovative, and most importantly fun, Osmos and its effervescent gameplay makes for one of the most tactile experiences on iPad.