NF Magazine's Scores

  • Games
For 564 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 65% higher than the average critic
  • 7% same as the average critic
  • 28% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 4.9 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 79
Highest review score: 100 Hollow Knight
Lowest review score: 20 Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 8 out of 564
564 game reviews
    • 82 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Fans wanted Unravel Two on Switch and they got it. While it took some patience, the wait was certainly worth it. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 30]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 65 Critic Score
    ToeJam & Earl's endearing retro motif is right up my alley, but there simply isn't enough charm here to elevate this new entry over its source material. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 29]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    Wargroove is a safe bet even in the face of other more prominent franchises. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 28]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    You've never played a puzzler like this before. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 27]
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    • 76 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    If you've never played Final Fantasy IX before, I would highly recommend picking this up, despite the graphical and musical shortcomings of this particular port. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 26]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Despite only being a few hours long, I found the entire experience satisfying. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 25]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    A strong contender for the best Metballpintroidvania of all time! [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 24]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    An absolutely gorgeous work of art that everyone should experience at some point. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 23]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    It may be showing its age, but hey, if age isn't a concern for the dead, it needn't be for you either! [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 22]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    A solid if not exceptional offering that could use a bit of fine-tuning. [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 22]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The best reason to subscribe to Nintendo Switch Online right now! [Issue #39 – May/June 2019, p. 21]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    An experience so sublime doesn't need much in the way of fancy trappings to reach a new audience, only new opportunities. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 75]
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    • 66 Metascore
    • 55 Critic Score
    With a few minor tweaks to the overall approach, Fitness Boxing could have been a more engaging way to fit some exercise in. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 74]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    This collection is such a great value that I'd be hard-pressed not to recommend it. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 73]
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    • 70 Critic Score
    If you love Pac-Man, consider a purchase – but I'd still wait for a price drop. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 73]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    Overall, this is a great, well-curated collection and a wonderful way to mark the milestone of SNK turning 40 years old! [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 72]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom appears to have been well worth the wait. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 71]
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    • 75 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    There is a TON to do here. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 70]
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    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    Suda51 games exist so that we can play something that only Suda51 could make, and in doing so, see who he is from the inside out. By that measure, this is his most successful game in years. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 69]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    The 3DS version of Bowser's Inside Story might not be fully necessary – the original is still 100% playable – but it's the definitive version of the game. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 68]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 80 Critic Score
    This is foundational, basic, by-the-book stuff from the Big N. Nothing too outrageous. Nothing too surprising. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 67]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 95 Critic Score
    If you ever need to entertain a room full of young kids, download Donut County. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 21]
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    • 69 Metascore
    • 50 Critic Score
    Give Dragalia Lost a pass for now. For the same amount of money and time, you could support a developer by buying and playing an actual, full game. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 20]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    I'm in constant awe at the sheer number of choices available and I'm always searching for that perfect move – even if it doesn't truly exist. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 19]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 100 Critic Score
    Downwell is the quintessential $2.99 indie game. [Issue #38 – March/April 2019, p. 18]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 90 Critic Score
    A puzzle title that thinks like a fighter, bringing nail-biting, cutthroat battle strategies to the usually peaceful genre. [Issue #40 – July/August 2019, p. 71]
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    • tbd Metascore
    • 85 Critic Score
    As a Dad, I'm thrilled that this game is as good as it is at doing exactly what it needed to do: put a huge smile on the face of my Paw Patrol-loving 4- year-old son. [Issue #37 – January/February 2019, p. 76]
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    • 76 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    If you missed out on these two games before, this is a great way to play. [Issue #37 – January/February 2019, p. 75]
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    • 41 Metascore
    • 50 Critic Score
    In the end, Nickelodeon Kart Racers is just kind of passable (and compared to others, I'm being generous with it). [Issue #37 – January/February 2019, p. 75]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 75 Critic Score
    Those who were introduced to Monster Hunter by World may find Ultimate dense and unwelcoming at first blush, but stick with the game and you'll uncover much to enjoy. [Issue #37 – January/February 2019, p. 74]
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