Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. A Note Regarding Game Credits

    A Note Regarding Game Credits Image
    Published: March 28, 2011
    We have turned off career scores for people in our game credits. Here's why.
  2. Hardware Review: Nintendo 3DS

    Hardware Review: Nintendo 3DS Image
    Published: March 23, 2011
    Nintendo's groundbreaking handheld gaming device arrives in stores this weekend after a year of hype. Can glasses-free 3D gameplay and other new features make up for poor battery life? Find out what critics are saying.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of March 21-27

    Six Picks for the Week of March 21-27 Image
    Published: March 20, 2011
    From "Sucker Punch" to the launch of the Nintendo 3DS to a new Strokes album to HBO's Emmy-baiting new miniseries, there's something for just about everyone this week.
  4. Site News: Metacritic on iPhone, iPhone on Metacritic

    Site News: Metacritic on iPhone, iPhone on Metacritic Image
    Published: March 14, 2011
    Metacritic is pleased to announce the launch of two new features for iPhone and iPad owners: coverage of iOS games, and a new iPhone app for moviegoers.
  5. Six Picks for the Week of March 14-20

    Six Picks for the Week of March 14-20 Image
    Published: March 13, 2011
    This week, Pee-wee Herman plays Broadway (by way of HBO), while Simon Pegg and Nick Frost encounter an alien sounding just like Seth Rogen. Find out what else the next few days have in store in our latest installment of 6 Picks.
  6. Six Picks for the Week of March 7-13

    Six Picks for the Week of March 7-13 Image
    Published: March 6, 2011
    This week, a classic fairy tale gets the Twilight treatment, Los Angeles gets destroyed, and R.E.M. sounds like R.E.M. once again. Find out more about what's happening this week in entertainment inside this week's 6 Picks.
  7. iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month

    iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month Image
    Published: February 28, 2011
    February's best-reviewed new games for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch include a charming new casual game with a not-so-angry bird, an arcade basketball classic, and a retro-styled side-scrolling platformer.
  8. Six Picks for the Week of February 21-27

    Six Picks for the Week of February 21-27 Image
    Published: February 20, 2011
    Last year's best films are celebrated not once but twice, and while this week's new films probably won't be celebrated at all, they could offer solid, escapist fare. Prefer to take matters into your own hands? Two new shooters hit the market on Tuesday.
  9. Six Picks for the Week of February 14-20

    Six Picks for the Week of February 14-20 Image
    Published: February 13, 2011
    A new sci-fi movie, a bad-ass fighting game, and a computer that thinks it can win on Jeopardy!? Those are just three of our picks for the upcoming week.
  10. Metacritic's 1st Annual Game Publisher Rankings

    Metacritic's 1st Annual Game Publisher Rankings Image
    Published: February 9, 2011
    Find out which videogame publishers topped our charts -- and which had a year to forget -- as we analyze all of 2010's game releases by company.
Follow Metacritic on

What Our Users Are Talking About

  1. /feature/fall-2014-music-preview Image
    Fall Music Preview: 90 Notable Upcoming Albums
    August 21, 2014 - 2 comments
    1. Duke_Challenger : Hopefully U2 does not put Invisible or Ordinary Love onto their new album. Both are subpar songs. Read »
    2. LamontRaymond : Don't forget Jeff The Brotherhood - "Dig the Classics" (Sept 30) and Bella Novela - "Telemetry" (Nov 25) Read »
  2. /feature/best-new-streaming-movies-and-tv-august-2014 Image
    What to Watch Now: Best New Streaming Movies & TV at Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, and Hulu
    August 20, 2014 - 2 comments
    1. TheQuietGamer : Looking forward to checking out the From Dusk Till Dawn show. Watched the first movie to get ready. Read »
    2. Woodsy : You need to add "Like Father, Like Son" to the Netflix portion of this list. Read »
  3. /feature/new-movies-and-trailers-for-the-weekend-of-august-15-2014 Image
    Film Friday (8/15): This Week's New Movies & Trailers
    August 15, 2014 - 2 comments
    1. GonglooChat : Its so nice website, I have download , and feelings so proudly that’s some websites provide so real data like... Read »
    2. FleshWorld : Both the expendables three and let's be cops are much better than the credit average would lead you to believe.... Read »
  4. /feature/best-tv-series-based-on-books Image
    Ranked: The Best & Worst TV Shows Based on Books
    August 13, 2014 - 3 comments
    1. WillCohen : Yet, "The Killing", which currently has an 84 rating on here, is no where to be found on the list. Also, if you're... Read »
  5. /feature/best-ios-games-july-2014 Image
    10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for July 2014
    July 31, 2014 - 1 comment
    1. madhuram1234 : Recently, i was surfing on the internet; trying to get some of the best iOS games and i got this list. Must say that... Read »
  6. /feature/best-movies-of-2014-so-far Image
    The Best & Worst Movies of 2014 So Far
    July 2, 2014 - 3 comments
    1. BuffMovieguy : My list 1. Locke 2. Boyhood 3. Chef 4. Edge of tommorow 5. 22 jump street 6. Cheap thrills 7. Captain America... Read »
  7. /feature/tv-premiere-dates Image
    Fall TV Premiere Calendar
    August 7, 2014 - 13 comments
    1. danhar : how about American Horror Story on October 8 at 10pm Read »