Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. Most Anticipated Video Games of 2017, Part 2: New IP and Indie Releases

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    Published: January 19, 2017
    We wrap up our annual games preview with a look at 2017's most promising original titles.
  2. Most Anticipated Video Games of 2017: Sequels, Remakes and Adaptations

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    Published: January 18, 2017
    In part 1 of our 2017 preview, we look at the 20 most-anticipated videogame sequels and remakes of the year ahead.
  3. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2016

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    Published: January 5, 2017
    The results of our 7th annual user poll are in! Find out which albums, movies, TV shows, and games were the favorites of the Metacritic community in 2016.
  4. The 20 Best iPhone/iPad Games of 2016

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    Published: December 21, 2016
    We rank the highest-scoring iOS games released during 2016.
  5. The Best Videogames of 2016

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    Published: December 20, 2016
    We reveal the best and worst games for each platform in 2016.
  6. The 20 Best PC Games of 2016

    The 20 Best PC Games of 2016 Image
    Published: December 20, 2016
    We rank the highest-scoring computer games released during 2016.
  7. The 20 Best Xbox One Games of 2016

    The 20 Best Xbox One Games of 2016 Image
    Published: December 20, 2016
    We rank the highest-scoring Xbox One games released during 2016.
  8. The 20 Best PlayStation 4 Games of 2016

    The 20 Best PlayStation 4 Games of 2016 Image
    Published: December 20, 2016
    We rank the highest-scoring PlayStation 4 games released during 2016.
  9. The 10 Worst Video Games of 2016

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    Published: December 18, 2016
    We rank the lowest-scoring games released in 2016.
  10. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2016!

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    Published: December 13, 2016
    Voting in our 7th annual user poll is now open! Make your picks for the best albums, movies, videogames, and TV shows of 2016.
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