X-ONE Magazine UK's Scores

  • Games
For 1,414 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 35% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 61% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 8.6 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 64
Highest review score: 100 Portal 2
Lowest review score: 10 Novadrome
Score distribution:
1,414 game reviews
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Without doubt, this is a download for the true hardcore, but anyone who dares will be treated to one of the greatest games yet on Live Arcade. [Issue#38, p.114]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    It's easily the best puzzle game to come along in quite some time and arguably up there with some of the best we've seen within the world of videogames. [Issue#38, p.114]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Tough for the many but heaven for the few, Bayonetta soundly trumps the Devil May Cry franchise as the Xbox 360's prime hack-and-slash action game. We eagerly wait for more. [Issue#54, p.74]
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    • 95 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    RDR isn't perfect: there are some control issues to navigate, and sometimes it is unclear what exactly you have to do next...But these are minor quibbles. [Issue#59, p.82]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    With a track list that can rival anything on the market, this has captured the essence of Metallica perfectly. An incredible experience for fans. [Issue#45, p.78]
    • 94 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A must-have game for more than than the multiplayer. [Issue#53, p.82]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    An ambitious, immersive experience that somehow manages to revolutionise every key flaw in its predecessor. [Issue#53, p.78]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Rarely less than magnificent. [Issue#56, p.80]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Slightly less satisfying than last time around, but only to the tune of being the second-best piece of downloadable content ever created for a console title. Not bad then. [Issue#52, p.84]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A fantastic-action game that seamlessly integrates its controller in the same way as Guitar Hero did. [Issue#52, p.80]
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    • 92 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Lacking a little in polish and bizarrely ordered though it may be, Forza Motorsport 3 nevertheless delivers gaming's most authentic racing experience. Fact. [Issue#52, p.76]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A throwback to an almost non-existent genre on 360 and a superb addition to the list of great titles on XBLA. [Issue#50, p.93]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Zombie perfection. [Issue#53, p.86]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A wonderfully crafted, artistically perfect interpretation of The Beatles' music, oozing with love from every pore. [Issue#50, p.80]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The undoubted king of videogame football, but beginning to stagnate just a little. [Issue#51, p.80]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fantastic stuff. [Issue#48, p.99]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    You'd be a fool to live without it. [Nov 2009, p.104]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Point-and-click gaming at its very best. Ignore it at your own stupidity. [Issue#49, p.102]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    BioWare is at the top of its game and though Dragon Age does nothing to push the genre forward, it plays with the existing tools to present an incredibly polished and thoughtful RPG experience. [Issue#52, p.72]
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    • 72 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Based on longevity, this would receive about 500/10. [Issue#52, p.105]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    SSF4 raises the series' game again and continues its quest to be crowned the greatest beat-'em-up of all time. And extremely worthy and credible update. [Issue#58, p.90]
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    • 72 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A quite marvelous piece of work. [Issue#53, p.104]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Spectacular. [Issue#58, p.86]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Combat's a gut-busting harmony of visceral martial arts techniques and, combined with the UFC telecasting experience, this is by far the best MMA game to date. [Issue#59, p.76]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Another lovingly recreated LucasArts adventure. [Issue#62,p.100]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A videogame as intelligent and self-referential as it is macabre. [Issue#63, p.100]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Beautiful, thrilling, epic, and with the depth to reward repeat plays, Castlevania is one of the year's best. [Issue#64, p.78]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Epic beyond what we'd expect from a Halo game, typically well-polished and boasting impeccable shooter design. [Issue#64, p.80]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Improved in some areas, diminished in others, FIFA is still this year's toast but could be dethroned with committed effort from the competition. [Issue#64, p.87]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Buy, kiss your life goodbye. [Issue#64, p.103]
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