High Score: Miniseries Reviews

August 21, 2020
Like the games it worships, High Score is an amusing way to pass the time, but one can't help but feel like it's set to easy mode.
August 21, 2020
The overriding smoothness of this history leaves it sapped of any dramatic tension. All of the successes are a foregone conclusion. The appearance of "doc series as branding initiative" isn't new, or even a stranger to Netflix menus.
Full Review | Original Score: C
August 19, 2020
Whatever reservations I have about High Score, I'm ready for the expansion pack.
August 19, 2020
A frustratingly unfocused and scattershot affair, based heavily on who could be contacted for an interview or who had the best anecdote.
August 12, 2020
These personal and often unexpected stories are easily the highlight of High Score, and they're occasionally the only thing that saves it from turning into the public school version of a video game history lesson.
Full Review | Original Score: C+