Metacritic Features and Reports: Games

  1. Six Picks for the Week of March 14-20

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    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.
  2. Six Picks for the Week of March 7-13

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    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.
  3. iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month

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    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.
  4. Six Picks for the Week of February 21-27

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    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.
  5. Six Picks for the Week of February 14-20

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    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.
  6. Metacritic's 1st Annual Game Publisher Rankings

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    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.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of February 7-13

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    Published: February 6, 2011
    Now that you've recovered from Puppy Bowl weekend, it's time to celebrate another week of entertainment. Our picks this week include two cop shows with terrific reviews, a limited-release comedy with an excellent cast, and a new album featuring some of the catchiest indie music around.
  8. iPhone/iPad Games Guide: What to Buy This Month

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    Published: January 31, 2011
    January's best-reviewed games for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch include a "Dead Space" title that won't disappoint fans accustomed to the console versions, and an acclaimed new racing title.
  9. The Best Videogames of 2010

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    Published: January 26, 2011
    We reveal 2010's top overall game and the highest-scoring games for each platform. Plus, find out which games our users preferred, and see how the platforms compared to each other.
  10. Six Picks for the Week of January 24-30

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    Published: January 23, 2011
    This week brings an unlikely creature feature starring two '80s pop stars, a great new videogame sequel, and the return of animated spy show Archer.
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    Metacritic's 5th Annual Game Publisher Rankings
    January 27, 2015 - 6 comments
    1. mastah50 : Rather "biased" article throwing OUT user reviews the ones that mean the most and count the most. We all know these... Read »
    2. KB5K : Kind of a silly article, to be honest. It's the development team more than the publishers that impact "game quality."... Read »
    3. nephx : Seems like Nintendo is at a advantage that noone seems to bother to review there DLC, since you counted DLC in this. Read »
    4. DemKin : Definitely a flat year for gaming. It comes as no surprise that only Nintendo really delivered for their system.... Read »
    5. marc5477 : Pro scored are completely fabricated. At least user scores tells us how many really hated or loved it vs. people who... Read »
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    The Most Anticipated Video Games of 2015
    January 14, 2015 - 9 comments
    1. El_Burrito : Killing Floor 2 all day every day. Like I can't believe it's not on this list so much hype. Looking forward to... Read »
    2. DemKin : Zelda is my most anticipated title for 2015 of course, it's a very special series. Then come Xenoblade Chronicles X,... Read »
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    The Best and Worst Movies of 2014
    January 6, 2015 - 11 comments
    1. wijayatamapulau : saya suka film ini,,, Read »
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    Winter TV Preview: Notable New & Returning Shows
    January 2, 2015 - 5 comments
    1. LadyA : I really Like Scorpion. I don't understand why it was rated so low It works I think it has action and it shows... Read »
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    The Best Videogames of 2014
    December 22, 2014 - 18 comments
    1. DemKin : Crossing my fingers to see Zelda Wii U takes the spot next year. Here again, it's no surprise to see Smash 4 taking... Read »