Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for November 2013

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    Published: November 27, 2013
    Can a sequel be even better than the original? This month's batch of high-scoring iOS games suggests that the answer is yes.
  2. Hardware Review: Microsoft Xbox One

    Hardware Review: Microsoft Xbox One Image
    Published: November 20, 2013
    Microsoft's next-gen console arrives in stores Friday with a hefty price tag but the promise of becoming an all-in-one multimedia center for your living room. What do critics think of the Xbox One, and how does it compare to the new PS4? Find out inside.
  3. Hardware Review: Sony PlayStation 4

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    Published: November 13, 2013
    Sony's new PS4 console is the first out of the gate in the next-gen wars. Is the new hardware worth the $400 investment? Find out what reviewers are saying inside.
  4. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for October 2013

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    Published: October 31, 2013
    We scare up a list of the best iOS game apps released over the past month, including a few horror-themed titles suitable for the season.
  5. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for September 2013

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    Published: October 1, 2013
    We reveal the 10 best iOS games released over the past month.
  6. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for July 2013

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    Published: July 31, 2013
    Looking for a few new time-wasters, or something more involved? Our list of the best new iOS games has something for every type of gamer.
  7. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for June 2013

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    Published: June 27, 2013
    Is this the month that iOS became a serious gaming platform? Acclaimed ports of "XCOM: Enemy Unknown" and "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" top our roundup of June's best iPhone and iPad games.
  8. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for June 10-16

    This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for June 10-16 Image
    Published: June 9, 2013
    What a week: There's a new Superman movie, the year's best PlayStation 3 game, a new album from Boards of Canada, an under-the-radar indie film earning some of the year's best reviews, a Black Sabbath reunion, and much more. Preview all that and more inside.
  9. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for June 3-9

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    Published: June 2, 2013
    This week, Capcom attempts to launch a new game franchise, Joss Whedon shifts from Marvel to Shakespeare, and Queens of the Stone Age make a triumphant return. Get all of the week's picks inside.
  10. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for May 2013

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    Published: May 29, 2013
    Check out the best new game apps released for Apple's mobile devices over the past month, from casual titles to games for fans of hardcore strategy.
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