Xbox World 360 Magazine UK's Scores

  • Games
For 808 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 38% higher than the average critic
  • 5% same as the average critic
  • 57% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 10.3 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 63
Highest review score: 100 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony
Lowest review score: 1 Fruit Ninja Kinect: Storm Season
Score distribution:
808 game reviews
    • 79 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A sublime pack for Resi veterans with great replay value. Essential. [May 2010, p.120]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Ikaruga isn't tough our unfair, and is always kind enough to encourage perfect play without ever demanding it. [June 2008, p.94]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Guybrush and gang get the gaming equivalent of a knighthood, a Ferrari and a bonk with Megan Fox. [Oct 2009, p.102]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 79 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    If you'd had enough of ogling at "Calibur 4," cop a feel of SC Arcade. It's still a handful. [Oct 2008, p.100]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A haunting puzzler brimming with ideas, Limbo is easily the platform's greatest successor to Braid. [Oct 2010, p.118]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 84 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The best Worms ever. [Sept 2009, p.103]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    One of the best adventures ever for the price of a paperback? [Oct 2010, p.121]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 80 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    An incredible piece of tech and an even better piece of design, From Dust is a place to lose yourself in. [Oct 2011, p.104]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Peggle is a drug. But a good one. And with no special "after effects." [June 2009, p.94]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    It's GTA IV - only perfected. [Christmas 2009, p.116]
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    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The best value DLC your MS points can buy an a new benchmark for additional content. Own it. [May 2009, p.98]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 83 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Even with the barest bones of a Battlefield game it's utterly complete. [Sept 2009, p.102]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Some of the best DLC ever. [Feb 2011, p.119]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 93 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    There's almost too much game in there. [Feb 2011, p.121]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 89 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Rez was good on a 32-inch CRT; in the world of 48-inch plasma screens, it's spectacular. [Mar 2008, p.92]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 81 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Consistently slick in almost every regard: animation, level design, and combat. Stylish and memorable. [July 2011, p.119]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 93 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Amazing ideas, achievement, logic, pride, beauty, and a game so good it makes every other Xbox World five-star game look a little silly. In a world without Mario and Valve and the Bethesda hit factory Braid is indeed the best game ever made; in this world, it's among the best games of the generation, and is unquestionably and immediately the best game ever to have been released on Xbox Live Arcade.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A ridiculously generous standalone game, bursting with unique content. [Nov 2010, p.116]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The best. Only better. A 2D game of this quality, lushly redesigned, is worth a hundred 3D romps. [Sept 2007, p.94]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 67 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A fascinating multiplayer experiment, but also a really solid, streamlined single player 'vania. [Nov 2010, p.120]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 90 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    A flawless two hours of fun, made all the better by the extra challenge stages. [Jan 2009, p.102]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 79 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The best new puzzle game since 2005's Lumines and one of the best puzzle 'toys' on Xbox 360. [Apr 2010, p.121]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 83 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Behold - the finest score attack arcade game on Live Arcade since "Geometry Wars." [Sept 2007, p.96]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Trials feels so good when you nail it, you forgive teh 300 attempts it took to get there. [Oct 2009, p.104]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 98 Metascore
    • 98 Critic Score
    Rockstar have surpassed themselves, delivering unquestionably the definitive GTA and perhaps the greatest videogame of all time. [June 2008]
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    • 96 Metascore
    • 97 Critic Score
    Five of the very best games you will ever, ever play - all in a forty quid box. [Christmas 2007, p.64]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 94 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    Predictably and brilliantly mind-blowing. In every way that matters, this really is "The Dark Knight" to Arkham Asylum's "Batman Begins." [Christmas 2011, p.92]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 91 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    The best racing game on any platform and a game that works for young children, arcade racers, and the most dedicated sim enthusiasts. A masterly release. [Christmas 2011, p.98]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 89 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    It captures you imagination like few other worlds in games. [Christmas 2011, p.100]
    • Xbox World 360 Magazine UK
    • 92 Metascore
    • 96 Critic Score
    Not just for car nerds now, it's a huge game where every element works. [Christmas 2009, p.68]
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