Game Informer’s Top Scoring Reviews Of 2024

Each year, the Game Informer staff reviews a ton of games, but only a select few earn the highest scores. While you can find our full list of reviews here, we know that some people are just looking for the best of the best, so we’ve gathered our top-scoring reviews of 2024 right here. Whether you’re talking hotly anticipated blockbusters like Final Fantasy VII Rebirth and Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth or surprise hits like Helldivers 2 and Balatro, we have you covered with all the must-play games we’ve reviewed in 2024. 

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9.5

Balatro

Balatro is an engrossing and entertaining deckbuilding roguelike and one of the best games of the year. Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
February 20, 2024

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown

Gameplay is king, and this Prince of Persia understands that. Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
January 18, 2024

9

Asgard’s Wrath 2

As the showcase piece for the Meta Quest 3, Asgard’s Wrath 2 stands out in a sea of virtual reality titles available on the market today, offering an experience rarely seen in the medium. Read review

Platforms: Quest 3, Quest 2
Release Date:
December 15, 2023

Helldivers 2

Helldivers 2 swaps the top-down perspective for third-person while maintaining the frenetic, ballistic loop of crash-landing on hostile planets, completing difficult missions, and extracting against all odds. Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 5, PC
Release Date:
February 8, 2024

8.75

Persona 3 Reload

Even with some outdated and repetitive elements inherited through the 18-year-old structure of the original, Persona 3 Reload is one of the best entries in one of the most acclaimed modern role-playing franchises in video games. Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
Release Date:
February 2, 2024

8.5

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy succeeds with everything it sets out to do, bringing three great games to modern consoles in their most approachable forms to date. Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
January 25, 2024

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth

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Platforms: PlayStation 5
Release Date:
February 29, 2024

Like A Dragon: Infinite Wealth

Parts of Infinite Wealth are the best in the entire series, a new watermark going forward. And some are the worst. It’s complicated.   Read review

Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
Release Date:
January 26, 2024

 

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