Quarterly Report: The 25 Best Xbox One Games

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  • Publish Date: June 30, 2014

Our "Quarterly Reports" provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. There's a separate report for each platform, and they will be updated again during the first week in October.

Best-reviewed Xbox One games of all time (as of June 30th)

Games released during the last three months (if any) are marked with a NEW symbol.

  Game   Metascore
1FIFA 14 (2013) Buy From Amazon88
2NBA 2K14 (2013) Buy From Amazon86
3Titanfall (2014) Buy From Amazon86
4Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (2014) Buy From Amazon86
5Valiant Hearts: The Great War (2014) NEW 83
6Child of Light (2014) NEW 82
7Super Time Force (2014) NEW 81
8Trials Fusion (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon80
9Forza Motorsport 5 (2013) Buy From Amazon80
10Wolfenstein: The New Order (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon79
11Dead Rising 3 (2013) Buy From Amazon78
12Watch Dogs (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon78
13Call of Duty: Ghosts (2013) Buy From Amazon78
14Peggle 2 (2013)  77
15Strider (2014)  76
16Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry (2013)  76
17Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare (2014) Buy From Amazon76
18Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (2014) Buy From Amazon76
19Need for Speed: Rivals (2013) Buy From Amazon75
20Super Ultra Dead Rising 3' Arcade Remix Hyper Edition EX Plus Alpha (2014) NEW 74
21Titanfall: Expedition (2014) NEW 73
22Madden NFL 25 (2013) Buy From Amazon73
23Killer Instinct (2013)  73
24Worms Battlegrounds (2014) NEW 72
25Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (2013)  72

Note that games are ranked by Metascore prior to rounding. The Metascore is a weighted average of critic reviews on a scale of 0 (bad) to 100 (good). All scores are from June 30, 2014. Games with fewer than 7 reviews are not eligible for inclusion.

For a complete list of all Xbox One high (and low) scores, visit Metacritic's Xbox One section.

Comments (2)

  • lemminguk  

    Curious about some rather obvious multi platform games missing from the list. Where's Battlefield 4, Rayman Legends, Lego Marvel etc? They made the PS4 list. Even Assassins Creed 4, seems the XO list has the freedom cry DLC and not the actual game? Seems a bit pointless compiling these lists if it misses half the AAA titles..

  • jlplatten  

    So XBOX One sucks? I look at PS4 list, and it's almost all green. XBOX One's is half yellow?

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