So reviews are in and the MC for FC5 is 81 atm, and will probably fall to 79-80 once all the reviews are in. I canceled my pre-order for the game,
an MC of 85 (my cutoff score for playing games
Whenever I see people cancel their preorders for games because they're a few points short of what was expected, or that they have a cutoff score for games, I'm almost in disbelief.
I wouldn't spend good money, and invest my time in a game based on an arbitrary number.
What some reviewers find is reason to lower the score, can be things you like.
Read/watch reviews before deciding. And if it sounds good to you, the number doesn't matter.