We take our reviews very seriously here at Sick Critic. This is our standards and guidelines for our personal rating system and the correlating symbols for each. These will be shown at the top of every Game/Movie review.
Abysmal is the score we give to a Game/Movie totaling (1.0-2.5). To put it simply… there is no saving this game.
Meh is the score we give to a Game totaling (3.0-4.5). This game has some qualities of a decent game but lacks the major factors to be considered average. Serious flaws in design, mechanics, graphics, sound, and story.
Sick is the score we give to a Game totaling (5.0-6.5). This game has the qualities to be considered a decent game. It has noticeable flaws but do not impact the game enough to break it. This is a game we would recommend to buy when it is discounted.
Ill is the score we give to a game totaling (7.0-8.5). This game has almost all the qualities of a hit title. Extremely enjoyable to play. Some minor flaws in design, story, graphics, or mechanics are holding it back to truly becoming perfect. We highly recommend any game with this rating.
Viral is the score we give to a game totaling (9.0-10). This score is reserved for the best of the best. Little to no flaws in any aspect of the game. High replay value. TAKE MY MONEY NOW PLEASE!