Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. Metacritic's 5th Annual Game Publisher Rankings

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    Published: January 27, 2015
    We reveal 2014's best and worst videogame publishers our annual Game Publisher Rankings.
  2. The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2015

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    Published: January 14, 2015
    We look at the coming year's most noteworthy planned releases, from new properties like No Man's Sky and Evolve to highly anticipated sequels such as Batman: Arkham Knight, Halo 5, Uncharted 4, The Witcher 3, and a new Legend of Zelda release.
  3. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2014

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    Published: January 7, 2015
    The results are in! Find out which video games, movies, TV shows, albums, and songs were the favorites among Metacritic users in 2014.
  4. The Best Videogames of 2014

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    Published: December 22, 2014
    We reveal the best and worst games for each platform in 2014.
  5. The Best iPhone and iPad Games of 2014

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    Published: December 17, 2014
    Inside, we rank the 25 best-reviewed iOS games of the year.
  6. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2014!

    Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2014! Image
    Published: December 15, 2014
    Make your picks for the best movies, albums, songs, video games, and TV shows of 2014. We'll tally the results to come up with a Metacritic user consensus in early January.
  7. Best of November 2014: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: November 30, 2014
    Browse our handy guide to the best entertainment of the past month, with lists of the highest-scoring video games, TV shows, albums, and films released during November.
  8. Best of October 2014: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: October 31, 2014
    Browse our quick guide to the best entertainment of the past month, with lists of the highest-scoring video games, TV shows, albums, and films released during October.
  9. 10 Best iPhone/iPad Games for October 2014

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    Published: October 30, 2014
    Check out the 10 best iOS gaming apps released over the past month, including Banner Saga, Galaxy Trucker, Skylanders Trap Team, and more.
  10. Best of September 2014: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

    Best of September 2014: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV Image
    Published: September 30, 2014
    Browse our quick guide to the best entertainment of the past month, with lists of the highest-scoring video games, TV shows, albums, and films released during September.
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