Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. Six Picks for the Week of August 27-September 2

    Six Picks for the Week of August 27-September 2 Image
    Published: August 26, 2012
    The last week of the summer movie season brings a pair of noteworthy releases, while Doctor Who returns to battle the Daleks and gamers can finally return to Tyria in "Guild Wars 2." Get all of this week's picks inside.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of August 13-19

    Six Picks for the Week of August 13-19 Image
    Published: August 12, 2012
    It may still be August, but the week ahead brings two promising new games to consoles and PCs, as well as the season premieres of two new crime procedurals. Oh, and Arnold Schwarzenegger? Those threats were true: he's back.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of August 6-12

    Six Picks for the Week of August 6-12 Image
    Published: August 5, 2012
    This week, a popular movie franchise is Bourne again, Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis run for office, YouTube gets a new sci-fi series, and a pair of cult favorites return to Adult Swim. Get all of the week's picks inside.
  4. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for July 2012

    10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for July 2012 Image
    Published: July 31, 2012
    The past month's best new iOS games include the first episode in an adventure based on "The Walking Dead" comics, an HD version of "Tiny Wings," and sequels to "Fieldrunners" and "Great Little War Game."
  5. Six Picks for the Week of July 2-8

    Six Picks for the Week of July 2-8 Image
    Published: July 1, 2012
    There may only be four picks in this week's special holiday edition of 6 Picks, but we can guarantee that one of them is "Amazing."
  6. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for June 2012

    10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for June 2012 Image
    Published: June 28, 2012
    Looking for something new for your mobile device? We run through the best iOS games released over the past month, including the first iPad version of "Magic: The Gathering" and several great new strategy titles.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of June 18-24

    Six Picks for the Week of June 18-24 Image
    Published: June 17, 2012
    An Aaron Sorkin TV show about TV? A new Fiona Apple album? The latest Pixar spectacle? The week ahead has all that and more; get all of this week's picks inside.
  8. Six Picks for the Week of June 11-17

    Six Picks for the Week of June 11-17 Image
    Published: June 10, 2012
    The week ahead brings '80s music to the big screen in "Rock of Ages" and an '80s soap to the small screen with the return of "Dallas." Plus, a cheerleader hacks up zombies on consoles, while Hot Chip return with a new album. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  9. Six Picks for the Week of June 4-10

    Six Picks for the Week of June 4-10 Image
    Published: June 3, 2012
    This week, Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" finally lands in theaters, while gamers head to Los Angeles for the annual E3 conference, "Tron" gets animated, and a Beatles classic hits Blu-ray for the first time. Get all of the week's picks inside.
  10. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for May 2012

    10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for May 2012 Image
    Published: May 30, 2012
    Whether you're looking for a new fighting game, a platformer, a flying sim, or a more casual action title, there's something for everyone on our list of May's best iOS games.
Follow Metacritic on

What Our Users Are Talking About

  1. /feature/parks-and-recreation-finale-reviews Image
    Episode Review: Parks and Recreation Series Finale
    February 25, 2015 - 1 comment
    1. LamontRaymond : Treat Yo Self! Read »
  2. /feature/reviews-and-results-of-the-87th-academy-awards Image
    2015 Oscars: Full Winners List + Reviews of the Show
    February 23, 2015 - 3 comments
    1. katezoe : Total cinephile and watching the Oscars since I was 10 years old in 1962. This was one of the worst shows... Read »
  3. /feature/most-anticipated-albums-of-2015 Image
    2015 Music Preview: 50+ Notable Upcoming Albums
    January 19, 2015 - 12 comments
    1. MoneyMaker101 : 50 CENT STREET KING IMMORTAL!!! Read »
  4. /feature/2015-videogame-preview Image
    The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2015
    January 14, 2015 - 16 comments
    1. MadJaples : Homefront.....oh dear. I am not holding my breath on that one, considering the first was pretty fekkin dire. Read »
    2. Brolexy : I bought a code GTA5 at Brolexy and will play the next 3 months. Read »
    3. EzioA88 : Arkham Knight certainly first- the Mature rating will only make it better. Other than that, Assassin's Creed:... Read »
  5. /feature/best-of-2014-user-poll-results Image
    Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2014
    January 7, 2015 - 15 comments
    1. Dal_ReviewedDat : Boyhood is a well crafted film, and should of been celebrated for that and the acting. But 100, no way. As a story... Read »
  6. /feature/best-and-worst-films-of-2014 Image
    The Best and Worst Movies of 2014
    January 6, 2015 - 12 comments
    1. adb7 : What a travesty that "Boyhood" didn't win best picture at the Oscars and received only one award. Well, that puts it... Read »
  7. /feature/best-new-tv-shows-of-2014 Image
    The Best (and Worst) New TV Shows of 2014
    December 23, 2014 - 12 comments
    1. Thug-Negus : Here are my top series watched in 2014 1 Fargo 2 True Detective 3 Game of Thrones 4 Rectify 5 The Affair 6... Read »
  8. /feature/film-critic-top-10-lists-best-movies-of-2014 Image
    Best of 2014: Film Critic Top Ten Lists
    December 6, 2014 - 20 comments
    1. adb7 : Ha ha ha, a would-be "critic" of the critics who wants everything brought down to dollars, McCarthyism, and the LCD.... Read »