MS Xbox World's Scores

  • Games
For 878 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 68% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 28% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 0.5 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 74
Highest review score: 100 Perfect Dark
Lowest review score: 20 Dream Chronicles
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 50 out of 878
878 game reviews
    • 64 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    If you're new or never heard of Neo Geo before, and are still in love with the many other fighting games on offer at the moment, then perhaps you won't be missing anything here. For fans of Neo Geo games, this is a whet dream come true and well worth it.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    This is the 13th entry in the Tiger Woods franchise and it isn't the worst by any stretch of the imagination. But, while some of the ideas brought to the table freshen up the formula a little bit, it still feels like another revolution rather than reinventing the wheel.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Its hard to justify GDRB as a full game as opposed to nothing more than just a DLC pack that it could have been. At a RRP of £40 it doesn't really seem to be worth the money but some Green Day fans will be tearing at the bit to play through Dookie and American Idiot, but for anyone else this game will be worth a play if/when it drops down to around £20.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    The pricing of the Resurgence Pack is still a bit hard to swallow, but the amount of fun is only limited by the player and how much longer they intend on playing the game.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    Alpha Protocol is actually a very good game deep down, but perhaps a little too ambitious in its execution.
    • 38 Metascore
    • 50 Critic Score
    Pure Football has got problems, any hardcore football fan should stay well away from this one and stick with what you've got already.
    • 85 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The map pack is very much a welcome addition to the package with each map being well thought out and different from what's already available to make the purchase worthwhile
    • 46 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Ben 10: Alien Force: Rise of Hex is a good game that will probably appeal to fans of the show who can understand the underlying elements contained within.
    • 61 Metascore
    • 55 Critic Score
    All in all, the time I spent playing this game I enjoyed, especially the more challenging levels that required a bit of thinking to finish. However at 800 MS points it's hard to justify spending that much when there are so many better games out there.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    UFC Undisputed 2010 is pound for pound the real deal in virtual MMA.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    Let's be frank, single player in Blur, while "ok" is not really what the game is all about. Blur is about taking out the guy in front of you in multiplayer while protecting your rear from somebody with the same goal.
    • 61 Metascore
    • 45 Critic Score
    The bottom line is, 1200 points is just too steep a price to pay for a flawed, frustrating, unbalanced and vastly dated shooter.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Remedy has done a cracking job with Alan Wake, providing a game that's solid entertainment of the survival horror nature from start to finish. There are some moments where the game does feel a bit 'samey' in terms of design, but with such an engaging and captivating story, you'll feel compelled to drive onwards and see it through to its conclusion.
    • 95 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Red Dead Redemption takes the whole genre of Western style games and redefines it in a way that no other game has done.
    • 82 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    As the most exhilarating arcade racer on consoles Split/Second provides plenty of thrills with a tried and tested arcade racing formula combined with refreshing and dramatic game changers with the introduction of the fantastic power play mechanics.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The Forgotten Sands more than captures the old, classic Sands of Time magic, so hats off to Ubisoft for a job well done.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    What it lacks in longevity, it more than makes up for with smart level design, retrofitted gameplay and a presentation that’ll put a smile on your face, no matter what your age.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    Capcom has done well to reinvent the series in Lost Planet 2, which is similar in many ways to its predecessor, but feels fresh enough to be classed almost as a new game entirely.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    The best skateboarding game you can buy. A good game in its own right, and a worthy sequel for all its worth.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Zeno Clash remains the same gorgeous, grotesque, and unique experience it was on PC, and it's nice to actually see a game worth its 1200 point price tag for once.
    • 41 Metascore
    • 40 Critic Score
    Sadly, Iron Man 2 is easily one of the most disappointing games of 2010 thus far, no doubt though there will be something else down the line that will reluctantly take this throne.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Throwback delivers a genuine Tecmo Bowl game without adding too much or taking away anything that made the game a cult classic.
    • 61 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Dead to Rights: Retribution is a solid game which looks pretty good based on a fictitious NYC. The combat whilst dynamic, does get a bit repetitious and by mission 10 you'll be glad it's over rather than begging for more.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Once you remove the shackles of expectation and simply bask in what the game throws at you (keeping a well opened mind of course) you will come out the other side perplexed and captivated.
    • 91 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    The complete package that is Super Street Fighter IV should no doubt be in every beat 'em up fans gaming collection.
    • 83 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    World Cup 2010 is an excellent way to get into football games for those who are curious about the amazing excitement World Cup football can generate, this game has a lot to offer players who don't already have a football game from this year. For anyone else, it might be best to just watch the tournament on TV and stick to FIFA 10.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 70 Critic Score
    Despite the lack of truly compelling gameplay and any kind of replay value, I would still recommend this game due to its rewarding and involving crime and puzzle solving elements, and obviously, because of its strong story.
    • 74 Metascore
    • 65 Critic Score
    Certainly it's worth picking up down the road when it gets its price slashed like the Crash Course DLC for the original title has had recently. Regardless of this, if you're still very much infected, sorry, I mean invested in the co-op experience and can drag your buddies along for the ride, then the new campaign will certainly offer up the value to justify the cost.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    At 800 points, After Burner Climax offers a whole lot of retro value for the fans.
    • 57 Metascore
    • 65 Critic Score
    Puzzle Chronicles tries its hardest to be just like its big brother Puzzle Quest, but it's hard to live up to such lofty goals. The core gameplay is fun, challenging, and easy to pick up, but it lacks the addictive quality that other puzzlers posses.

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